Joseph Polito

(MSIE 1974, PhD 1977)
Outstanding Industrial Engineer (2001)
Program Director, Nuclear Weapons Science and
Technology Foundations
Sandia National Laboratories
"In my career I have managed a wide variety of activities, many of which were in technical areas far removed from IE/OR. I have always been impressed, however, by how well my Purdue education has served me in providing a systematic and structured way of thinking about problems."