Seymour Melman was a American professor emeritus of industrial engineering and operations research at Columbia University's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science Wikipedia*
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Seymour Melman has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Forum as for the National Cmsn. for Econ. Conver. and Disar. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1997 with an average of 40 views per program.