• Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Senior Associate Professor
Donald R. Smith

Educational Background

  • Ph.D in Industrial Engineering at the University of Arkansas in 1973
  • M.S. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Arkansas in 1969
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering at the University of Arkansas in 1965

Research Interests

    • Large systems database design
    • Highway segment data collection and analysis
    • Systems simulation
    • Cost modeling for advanced manufacturing systems

Awards & Honors

  • Texas A&M Former Students Association Outstanding Teaching Award, 1988.
  • Nominated for Former Students Award for Continuing Education (1997)
  • Nominated for Former Students Award for Outstanding Service (1998)

Selected Publications

  • Das, Beman, Smith, Yeager, R. L., and Smith, Donald R. "Personal Factors Affecting Performance Rating Ability", IIE Transactions, September 1991, Vol. 23, No. 3 (0740-817X/91), pp. 267-272.
  • Das, Beman, Smith, D. R., Hennigan, J. K., and Yeager, R. L., "Situational Factors Affecting Performance Rating Ability", Int. J. of Operations and Production Mgmt., Vol. 13, No. 3, 1993, pp. 49-56.
  • Yuanidis, Petro, Styblinslci, Maciej. A., Smith, Donald R. and Singh, C, "Reliability Modeling of Flexible Manufacturing Systeme, Int. J. of Microelectronics and Reliability, VOL 34, No. 7, pp. 1203-1220, June, 1994.