Jazeem Abdul Jaleel

Jazeem Abdul Jaleel

Jazeem Abdul Jaleel

Ph.D. Student, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering


Shepherd Labs
Room 390
100 Union St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455


M.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 2015

B.Tech. in Production Engineering (Mechanical Engineering), National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala, India, 2009

Professional Background

Operations HSE Officer - Rowan Drilling Company (Qatar and Saudi Arabia)
From June 2009 until June 2013

Lecturer - IES College of Engineering, Chittilappilly, India
From Jan 2017 until July 2017

Global Industrial Engineering Intern, NXP semiconductors, Austin, Texas
From May 2021 to Aug 2021

Additional Training Certifications

Six Sigma Green Belt certification from IIE (May 2015)

SAP Human Capital Management Associate Consultant C_THR12_67 (October 2016)
Personnel & Organization Management, Personnel Administration, Time & Attendance Management, HCM Business Processes & Payroll, Reporting & Analytics.

SAP TERP10 certification: C_TERP10_66  from SAP (December 2015)
SAP Certified Associate – Business Process Integration, ERP with SAP

SAP Certified Associate Project Manager: C_PM_71 from SAP (December 2015)
ASAP 8 methodology, SAP Solution Manager to implement projects, ASAP Roadmap, Project phases and deliverables, Project work streams


President, INFORMS Student Chapter at UMN 2021-2022
UMN Chapter website

Research Interests

Research Advisor: Dr. Sherwin Doroudi

Research Interests: Queueing Theory, Production Planning and Inventory Control, Markov Decision Processes, Stochastic Processes

Dissertation: Queueing analysis in healthcare and computer systems

Selected Publications

  • CONFERENCE PRESENTATION 1: Scalable Load Balancing in Presence of Servers under Interference. IISE 2019, Orlando, Florida
  • CONFERENCE PRESENTATION 2: Study of Heuristic Dispatching policies in Presence of Servers under Interference. INFORMS-APS 2019, Brisbane, Australia
  • Published (co-author): Votke, S., Jaleel, J. A., Suresh, A., Delasay, M., Doroudi, S., & Gandhi, A. (2019, October). Optimal Markovian Dynamic Control of Interference-Prone Server Farms. In 2019 IEEE 27th International Symposium on Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) (pp. 295-308). IEEE.
  • Published (co-author):  K. Gardner, J. A. Jaleel, A.Wickeham, and S. Doroudi. Scalable Load Balancing in the Presence of Heterogeneous Servers. Performance Evaluation, 2020
  • Accepted (co-author): J. Abdul Jaleel, A. Wickeham, S. Doroudi, and K. Gardner. A General “Power-of-d” Dispatching Framework for Heterogeneous Systems. Queueing Systems, 2021