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Albert lands American Family Insurance grant to improve machine learning in insurance industry

Laura Albert, a professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has received a research grant from American Family Insurance to apply optimization methods to improve machine…

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8/03/2022

Faculty receive funding through American Family Insurance partnership

A trio of UW-ISyE faculty members have received 2022 American Family data science research grants.

Laura Albert
7/06/2022

Dynamic risk management practices for cybersecurity

Laura Albert, professor and chairperson of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Albert is an expert on operations research, mathematical modeling and analytics.

UW Crest with engineering background
6/24/2022

Wiegmann receives APA award

Douglas Wiegmann, an associate professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has earned an award from a division of the American Psychological Association (APA) in recognition…

Robert Radwin
5/25/2022

Ergonomics excellence: Radwin lands IISE award

Robert Radwin, the Duane H. and Dorothy M. Bluemke Professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, received the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers’ Boeing Excellence…

Professor Laura Albert
5/10/2022

Albert lands American Family Insurance grant to improve machine learning in insurance industry

Laura Albert, a professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has received a research grant from American Family Insurance to apply optimization methods to improve machine…

UW Crest with engineering background
4/07/2022

Seven students land NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Seven students and four alumni from the University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering have received prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. The current students who earned 2022 awards are:•…

Carla Michini, Zachary Zhou, Justin Boutilier
3/31/2022

Boutilier, Michini earn best paper award

Justin Boutilier and Carla Michini, both assistant professors of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will receive a best paper award at the 19th International Conference on…

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2/15/2022

Welcome to Industrial & Systems Engineering!

Welcome to Industrial & Systems Engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison!

Photo of Laura Albert, Ramya Vinayak and Dimitris Papailiopoulos
7/13/2021

Engineering trio receives data science grants for machine learning, crowdsourcing research

College of Engineering faculty members Laura Albert, Ramya Vinayak and Dimitris Papailiopoulos have earned grants for data science research projects through the third round of the American Family Funding Initiative…

Photo of Robert Radwin
6/09/2021

International Ergonomics Association honors Radwin

The International Ergonomics Association will honor Robert Radwin, the Duane H. and Dorothy M. Bluemke Professor of industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with its fellowship award….