Ezra T. Wari, D.E.

Selected Publications

  • Ezra Wari, Weihang Zhu, A Survey on metaheuristic applications in food processing optimization, Applied Soft Computing, doi: 10.1016/j.asoc.2016.04.034
  • Ezra Wari, Weihang Zhu, Multi-week MILP scheduling for an ice cream processing facility, Computers & Chemical Engineering, 2016, 141-156.
  • Ezra Wari and Weihang Zhu (2015). Genetic Algorithms for Optimization in the Food Process Industry. Industrial and System Engineering Research Conference 2015, Nashville, TN, USA.
  • Ezra Wari, Weihang Zhu, Energy-efficient Scheduling for an Ice Cream Processing Facility, submitted to Industrial and System Engineering Research Conference, May 21 – 24, 2016, Anaheim, CA, USA


  • DE in Industrial Engineering, Lamar University
  • MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
  • BSc in Agricultural Engineering, Alemaya University, Ethiopia

Awards & Honors