We are looking for highly self-motivated students for Ph.D. program who are strongly committed to research. The successful candidates are expected to conduct research in at least one of Dr. Hu’s research areas. Background in industrial engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, electric and computer engineering with programming skills in C/C++ or Matlab is preferred. Prior research experience is a plus but is absolutely not necessary. Dr. Hu is more interested in working with students who are responsible, brilliant, with solid background, and have curiosity and determination to explore the path to develop himself/herself into an outstanding researcher. If you are interested, please send your resume or CV, transcripts, TOEFL and GRE scores (if applicable), and everything else that you believe will help your application to in one email.