Illya V. Hicks


First Name: Illya
Middle Name: V.
Last Name: Hicks


Degree: B.S.
Graduation Year: 1995
Major: Mathematics

College: Rice University
Degree: Ph.D.
Graduation Year: 2000


Birth Place: Waco, Texas

 Assistant Professor in the Industrial Engineering Department of Texas A&M University

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Research interests are in combinatorial optimization, operations research, graph theory, and integer programming.

He received his undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Southwest Texas State University where he was a member of the varsity football team. While in graduate school at Rice University, Illya received an AT&T Labs fellowship, which was formerly a part of the Bell Labs Cooperative Research Fellowship Program for minorities.