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J. Antonio Carbajal is a part-time instructor at the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Georgia Tech. He is also Senior Operations Research Analyst at Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.
Dr. Carbajal provides O.R./Advanced analytics expertise to the Decision Sciences team at TBS, focusing on formulating and applying large scale mathematical programming and statistical models that address problems in the media industry both in the linear (television) space and in the digital space. His work has led to the development of state-of-the-art forecasting and optimization decision support systems that assist Turner management with decision making, policy formulation, or other managerial functions.
Dr. Carbajal's past work includes research in the areas of supply chain engineering, humanitarian logistics, and production planning. He is also an active member of INFORMS and has served in several committees, including the Franz Edelman Award selection committee and the CPMS strategic planning committee.
Dr. Carbajal received both his Ph.D. in industrial engineering and an M.S. in operations research from Georgia Institute of Technology in 2011 and 2005, respectively. He earned his B.S. in industrial and systems engineering from Monterrey Institute of Technology in 2003.