Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Department


Stillwell Hall, Room 216
1960 E.24th Street
Cleveland, OH 44115-4654
Fax:(216) 687-9330

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Electrical Engineering, Syracuse University
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Interests
Operations research, Markov chains and decision processes, mathematical modeling, authorship

Selected Publications
Sheskin, T.J., "State Reduction in a Markov Decision Process,” International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, Vol. 30, No. 2, pp.167-185, March/April 1999.

Sheskin, T.J., “Apportioning Credit to Multiple Authors,” Journal of Information Ethics, Vol. 11, No.2, pp. 5-6, Fall 2002. 

Sheskin, T.J., "A Partitioning and Bounded Variable Algorithm for Linear Programming,” International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, Vol. 37, No. 4, pp.433-442, June 2006.

Sheskin, T.J., “An Analytic Hierarchy Process Model to Apportion Coauthor Responsibility,” Science and Engineering Ethics, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 555-565, July 2006.


  • IME 330 and IME 331 Operations Analysis I and II
  • IME 530 Operations Research I
  • ESC 310 Engineering Statistics and Probability

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Mailing Address
Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Fenn College of Engineering
Cleveland State University
2121 Euclid Ave., SH 212
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214
Campus Location
Stillwell Hall 212
1980 East 24th Street
Phone: 216.687.2044
Fax: 216.687.9330

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