- Ph.D., 2015, Systems and Industrial Engineering, The University of Arizona
- M.S., 2013, Statistics, The University of Arizona
- M.S., 2010 Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, The University of Iowa
- B.S., 2008, Control Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China
- Outstanding Graduate Student, College of Engineering, University of Arizona, 2015
- Best Student Paper Award Finalist in the Quality, Statistics and Reliability (QSR) section, INFORMS, 2014
- Selected for the Doctoral Student Colloquium, INFORMS, 2014
- NSF Travel Grant, 2014.
- Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant in the Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering, 2014.
- Water Sustainability Fellowship Awards, 2014.