Hiram   Moya

Assistant Professor  

Office: EASFC 1.113.H
Phone: (956) 665-2499
Email: hiram.moya@utrgv.edu

Dr. Hiram Moya

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Operations Research
    • Queueing Theory
    • Simulation Modeling
  • Education

    • PhD, Industrial & Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station, 2012
    • Business Certificate for Engineers, The Business Certificate for Engineers is comprised of the Business Management Initiative, which is a very intensive 120-hour course held for three weeks in August. Students learn the principles of accounting, finance , management and marketing. The course meetings are held at the Mays Business School and courses aretaught by faculty in business, Texas A&M University - College Station, 2008
    • Graduate Teaching Academy, http:/jgta.tamu.eduj The Graduate Teaching Academy (GTA) is a graduate student-led organization supported by the Office of Graduate Studies and the Center for Teaching Excellence. The mission is to provide professional developmentopportunities to equip graduate students in the area of college teaching., Texas A&M University - College Station, 2008
    • MS, Engineering Systems Management, Texas A&M University - College Station, 2004
    • BS, Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University - College Station, 1996
  • Currently Teaching

    MANE 6334 01R - Optimization of Industrial Sys:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    MANE 6190 01 - Engineering Project:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    MANE 3101 02 - Proj in Manuf Engineering I:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • Hiram Moya and Gabriel Rueda. "A Deterministic Equivalent Problem to Study the Effects of Security Policies," Lecture Notes in Management and Industrial Engineering. New York: Springer, 1, no. 2017 October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2017: 11.

  • Francisco Torres Diaz, Hiram Moya, and Douglas Timmer. "Annual Expected Cost of High Blood Pressure in Young Adults," Pittsburgh Pensilvania: 2017 Industrial and Systems Engineering Conference, 2017, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017.

  • Hiram Moya and Blanca Moya. "Assessment Algorithm to Reduce Preventable Diabetes Hospitalizations in South Texas," Pittsburgh Pensilvania: 2017 Industrial and Systems Engineering Conference, 2017, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017.

  • Guy Curry, Amarnath Banerjee, Hiram Moya, and Harry Jones. "A modeling language generator for a discrete event simulation language in MATLAB," Arlington, Virginia: WSC '16 Proceedings of the 2016 Winter Simulation Conference, 2016, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2017: 1013-1023.

  • Douglas Timmer and Hiram Moya. "Practitioner Advice: ERLDAT - A Web-based Tool to Design and Analyze EWMA Control Charts," Quality Engineering 28, no. 4 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2016): 8.

  • Hiram Moya and J. Villa. "Key Security Performance Measures on the U.S.- Mexico Border," October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2014.

  • Hiram Moya. Transient Queueing Models for Border Crossing Ports of Entry: A Non-Stationary Dynamic Reallocation Policy. Proceedings of the Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC) , 2011.

  • Hiram Moya. Compaq for Faculty Diversity. 2008.

  • Hiram Moya and G. Curry . On Coxian Phased Distributions in a Dynamic Reallocation Methodology for the Border Crossing Process. .



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Alexander Domijan. The Development of an Industrial Assessment Center for South Texas, Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE), $1,250,338.00 (September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2021)

  • Hiram Moya. Engineer Your World, The University of Texas at Austin, $100.00 (June 2016 - June 2016)



Selected Presentations


  • Francisco Torres Diaz, Hiram Moya, and Douglas Timmer. "Annual Expected Cost of High Blood Pressure in Young Adults," 2017 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers, Pittsburgh, PA (May 2017)

  • RAMOS SALAS JAIME SERGIO, Hiram Moya, Jose Saldivar, "A Renewable energy undergraduate course underlining the Analysis of collected solar radiation," ASEE General conference, ASEE, New Orleans (June 2016)

  • Hiram Moya and G. Curry . "On Coxian Phased Distributions in a Dynamic Reallocation Methodology for the Border Crossing Process," Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences , National Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina (2012)

  • Hiram Moya and G. Curry . "Border Crossing Modeling & Analysis- A Variance Reduction Policy within Dynamic Reallocation," Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, National Conference, Charlotte, North Carolina (2011)

  • Hiram Moya and G. Curry. "Border Crossing Modeling & Analysis -A Performance Measure Analysis," (/ERC) I/IE Annual Conference and Expo, Cancun, Mexico. (2010)

  • Hiram Moya. "Border Crossing Modeling and Analysis," Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences , National Conference, San Diego, CA. (2009)

  • Hiram Moya. "Poster presentation of Border Crossing Modeling and Analysis, Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences," National Conference, Minority Issues Forum San Diego, CA. Societyfor the Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans (SACNAS} , National Conference, Dallas TX. (2009)

  • Hiram Moya, W Wilhelm, and L Ntaimo. "A Two Stage Truck Border- Crossing Analysis with Stochastic Delays," the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences {INFORMS), Southwestern Regional Conference, Texas A&M University, College Station (2008)

Current Courses

MANE 6334 01R - Optimization of Industrial Sys:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
MANE 6190 01 - Engineering Project:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
MANE 3101 02 - Proj in Manuf Engineering I:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses