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Grad student Shen named IISE Future Faculty Fellow

PhD student Weijun Shen has been named a Future Faculty Fellow by the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE).

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November 10, 2022

Grad student Shen named IISE Future Faculty Fellow

PhD student Weijun Shen has been named a Future Faculty Fellow by the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE).

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November 2, 2022

Award-winning alumni return to campus for 75th Engineers’ Day

The University of Wisconsin-Madison will mark its 75th Engineers’ Day on November 4, 2022, by honoring 14 accomplished and inspiring alumni from a wide array of industries. The annual celebration…

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October 31, 2022

Ernest Nicolas: 2022 Distinguished Achievement Award recipient

Ernest Nicolas MBA ‘02, MSMSE ‘05, (BSMSE ‘99, Kettering University)Chief supply chain officer, HP We are honoring Ernest as a manufacturing systems engineer and business leader who has established transformative…

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October 31, 2022

Michelle Ranavat: 2022 Early Career Award recipient

Michelle Ranavat BSIE ‘03 (MS ‘04, engineering management, Tufts University)Founder and CEO, RANAVAT We are honoring Michelle as an industrial engineer and entrepreneur who combined her passion for engineering, ancient…

Katherine Adams receives the Bonder Scholarship
October 27, 2022

Grad student Adams earns award for healthcare optimization research

Katherine Adams, a PhD candidate in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, is the 2022 recipient of the Bonder Scholarship for Applied Operations Research in Health…

October 18, 2022

PhD student named ‘Rising Tech Leader to Watch’

Rebecca Alcock, a PhD student in industrial and systems engineering at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been named among the “2022 Rising Tech Leaders to Watch” by Milwaukee Business Journal….

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October 13, 2022

Radwin receives funding for collaborative ergonomics project

UW-ISyE Professor Robert Radwin will be the Principal Investigator on a new grant, “A Computer Vision Lifting Monitor”.

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October 3, 2022

Initiative to bridge overdose information gap between researchers and community

Across the country, countless experts across government, academia and the private sector are aggressively seeking solutions to the nation’s opioid crisis. All of that research makes the biggest impact when…

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August 3, 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.

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July 6, 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.