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Marcus Perry

Associate Professor of Statistics

Information Systems, Statistics and Management Science

Phone: 205-348-9864
Email: mperry@culverhouse.ua.edu

Focus and Current Research

Industrial Statistics, Change Point Detection and Estimation, Design and Analysis of Experiments, Business Analytics.

Education

Florida State University (Ph.D.); Southern Illinois University (M.S.)

Honors Achievements & Affiliations

Dr. Perry is an active member of the American Society for Quality (ASQ), currently serving as Chair for the Chemical and Process Industries Division (CPID) of ASQ.  In addition, he is actively involved in the American Statistical Association (ASA), where he serves on the Executive Committee for the ASA Section on Quality & Productivity (Q&P).  Dr. Perry is also a member of the Institute for Industrial Engineers (IIE) and the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science (INFORMS). His publications include contributions to journals and books such as IIE Transactions, Quality and Reliability Engineering International, Journal of Applied Statistics, International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Reliability, Quality, and Safety Engineering, and Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management ScienceIn addition, Dr. Perry currently serves on the Editorial Boards of Quality Engineering and Quality and Reliability Engineering International.

 

Selected Publications

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2011), “Identifying the Time of Change in the Mean of a Two-Stage Nested Process,” Journal of Applied Statistics, DOI:10.1080/02664763.2011.594035.

Perry, M. B., Kharoufeh, J. P., Shekhar, S., Cai, J., and Shankar, M. R. (2011), “Statistical Characterization of Nanostructured Materials from Severe Plastic Deformation in Machining,” IIE Transactions (Special Issue on Quality, Sensing and Prognostics Issues in Nanomanufacturing), DOI:10.1080/0740817X.2011.596509.

Mercado, G. R., Conerly, M.D. and Perry, M. B. (2011), ”Phase I Control Chart based on a Kernel Estimator of the Quantile Function,” Quality and Reliability Engineering International, DOI:10.1002/qre.1201.

Perry, M. B., Mercado, G. R., and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2011), “Phase II Monitoring of Covariance Stationary Autocorrelated Processes,” Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 27(1), pp. 35-45.

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2011), “Estimating the Time of Step Change with Poisson CUSUM and EWMA Control Charts,” International Journal of Production Research, 49(10), pp. 2857-2871.

Perry, M. B. (2010), ”Identifying the Time of Polynomial Drift in the Mean of Autocorrelated Processes,” Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 25(5), pp. 399-415.

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2010) “Identifying the Time of Step Change in the Mean of Autocorrelated Processes,” Journal of Applied Statistics, 37(1), pp. 119-136.

Artelli, M. J., Deckro, R. F., Zalewski, D. J., Leach, S. E., and Perry, M. B. (2010), “A Control Theory Model of Deployed Soldiers’ Moral,” International Journal of Operational Research, 7(1), pp. 31-53.

Artelli, M. J., Deckro, R. F., Zalewski, D. J., Leach, S. E., and Perry, M. B. (2009), “A Dynamic Approach for Modeling Elements of Modern Conflict,” Military Operations Research, 14(2), pp. 51-74.

Jordan, J. D., Melouk, S. H., and Perry, M. B. (2009), “Optimizing Football Game Play Calling,” Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports, 5(2), Article 2.

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J.J., Jr. (2008), “A Change Point Model for the Location Parameter of Exponential Family Densities,” IIE Transactions. 40:(10), pp. 947-956.

Perry, M. B., Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. and Simpson, J. R. (2007), “A Magnitude-Robust Control Chart for Monitoring and Estimating Step Changes in a Poisson Rate Parameter,” International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering, 14:(1), pp. 1-20.

Perry, M. B., Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. and Simpson, J. R. (2007), “Change Point Estimation for Monotonically Changing Poisson Rates in SPC,” International Journal of Production Research, 45(8), pp. 1791-1813.

Perry, M. B., Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. and Simpson, J. R. (2007), “Estimation of the Change Point of the Process Fraction Nonconforming with a Monotonic Change Disturbance in SPC,” Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 23:(3), pp. 327-339.

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2006), “Estimation of the Change Point of a Normal Process Mean with a Linear Trend Disturbance in SPC,” Quality Technology and Quantitative Management, 3:(3), pp. 325-334.

Perry, M. B., Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. and Simpson, J. R. (2006), “Estimation of the Change Point of a Poisson Rate Parameter with a Linear Trend Disturbance,” Quality and Reliability Engineering International, 22:(4), pp. 371-384.

Perry, M. B. and Pignatiello, J. J., Jr. (2005), “Estimation of the Change Point of the Process Fraction Nonconforming in SPC Application,” International Journal of Reliability, Quality and Safety Engineering, 12:(2), pp. 95-110.

Perry, M. B., Spoerre, J. K. and Velasco, T. (2001), “Control Chart Pattern Recognition using Back Propagation Artificial Neural Networks,” International Journal of Production Research, 39:(15), pp. 3399-3418.