Yi-Xin Lawrence Yao Edit Profile
Bachelor of Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, 1982. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1988.
Graduate assistant University Wisconsin, Madison, 1983-1987. Lecturer University New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 1989-1991, senior lecturer Australia, 1991-1994. Associate professor Columbia University, New York City, since 1994.
Consultant Unisearch & CAMIA, Australia, 1989-1994, Medical Devices Manufacturers, New York and New Jersey, since 1994.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate editor Journal Manufacturing, Science and Engineering since 2000), Society Manufacturing Engineers (senior member, associate editor Journal Manufacturing Processes since 1999), North America Manufacturing Research Institute, American Society Engineering Education, Laser Institute American (board directors since 2000).
Married Nancy N. Li, June 24, 1984. Children: David, Phillip.