Department of Systems Engineering & Management

Department of Systems Engineering & Management
AFIT Faculty: Maj Vhance V. Valencia
CONTACT INFORMATION
Name: Maj Vhance V Valencia
Title: Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering
Commercial Phone: 937-255-3636 (4826)
DSN Phone: 785-3636 (4826)
EDUCATION

Phd in Systems Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2013

MS in Engineering Management, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2007

BS in Mechanical Engineering, San Diego State University, 2001

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Infrastructure asset management, risk to infrastructure systems, critical infrastructure protection, three-dimensional modeling for geographic information systems, direct digital manufacturing for civil engineering

EXPERTISE
  • ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT
  • DECISION SUPPORT
  • OPTIMIZATION
  • SIMULATION MODELING AND ANALYSIS
  • SYSTEMS ANALYSIS
  • SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
PUBLICATIONS & RESEARCH PAPERS

 Valencia, V.V. (2013). Network Interdependency Modeling for Risk Assessment on Built Infrastructure Systems (Doctoral dissertation).  Air Force Institute of Technology.

Valencia, V.V., Colombi, J.M., Thal, A.E., Sitzabee, W.E. (2011). Asset Management: A Systems Perspective. In Proceeding of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Reno NV, May 21-25.  *Society of Engineering Management Systems (SEMS) Best Paper Finalist.

COURSES

EMGT 621 - Asset Management

EMGT 622 - Asset Management II:  Tools and Techniques

EMGT 623 - Introduction to Geographic Information Systems and Sciences

EMGT 723 - Advanced Geographic Information Systems and Sciences