Patrick J. Lyons
|Management professional with a successful history of innovatively applying computer technology to challenging problems. Strong background in management (professor), math (Ph.D.) and engineering (B.E.E.), combined with software and hardware experience, enable me to produce practical results under budget and on time.|
Network Training - developed biologically inspired math models to train robust
neural networks using the nonlinear Excel Solver. Click
for details about training.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company - used this methodology on several expert system technology projects.
Websites - developed Microsoft FrontPage websites that students use to:
|Tenured Associate Professor of Management,
Peter Tobin College of Business, St. John's University. Teach courses
in Management Information Systems, Operations Management, Business Policy
Formulation, and Decision Making.
| 1969 -
Analyst, Operations Analysis/Planning Research,
Performed analytical studies using management science techniques to determine best use of corporate products:
Short-Haul Airline Operation,
Satellite Attack Warning,
System Selection with Multiple Evaluating Criteria.
| 1967 -
|Engineer, Systems Design & Analysis, Grumman Aerospace.
Analyzed new product performance, enhanced flight computer software.
|Applying Expert System Technology to Business,
Belmont, CA: Wadsworth Publishing Company, July, 1993. (no coauthors).
|"Biologically Inspired Models to Train Neural Networks",
Neural Computing & Applications, Springer-Verlag London Ltd, ISSN:
0941-0643, Volume 11, Numbers 3-4, June 2003, pp. 191-202, DOI:
"Training Robust Neural Networks by Minimizing Weights not Errors", co-authored with Santanu Kar, Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications on Wall Street, Jun. 8, 1995.
"Using AI Technology for Technology Transfer", co-authored with Thomas Abraham, Larry W. Boone, and Brenda Massetti, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications on Wall Street, Apr. 22, 1993.
"Integrating Neural Networks and Expert Systems for Merger & Acquisition Analysis", co-authored with Stephen C. Persek, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Applications on Wall Street, Oct. 10, 1991.
|Ph.D. (applied math) Adelphi University.
M.S. (applied math) Case Institute of Technology.
B.E.E. Manhattan College.
|Website development - Microsoft
FrontPage, Image Composer, Macromedia Flash
Worksheets - Excel, Lotus
Wordprocessing - Word, WordPerfect
Databases - Access, dBase
Programming - PL/1, Fortran, C, Basic