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Lan promoted to Associate Professor (with Tenure) of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Published: Aug 2nd, 2015

Dr. Guanghui (George) Lan joined the Department in 2009, after earned his Ph.D. from Georgia Tech. His teaching and research interests focus on theory, algorithms and applications of stochastic optimization and nonlinear programming.  His research efforts […]

Pardalos Elected EUROPT Fellow

Published: Aug 2nd, 2015

Dr. Panos Pardalos was awarded the EUROPT Fellow for his outstanding work and achievements in the area of continuous optimization. He was awarded this honor at the 13th EUROPT Workshop on […]

Guan promoted to Full Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Published: Aug 2nd, 2015

Dr. Yongpei Guan joined the Department in 2009.  His research interests include stochastic and discrete optimization, supply chain management, and renewable energy integration and power system operations. His research efforts lead […]

Kirli promoted to Master Lecturer of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Published: Aug 2nd, 2015

Dr. Serdar Kirli joined the Department in 2001.  He obtained his Ph.D. degree from the University of Florida in 1999. His teaching and research interests include decision support systems, software […]

Professor Joseph Geunes is now a fellow of IIE

Published: Jul 13th, 2015

Joseph Geunes has won the Fellow Award, for his professional leadership and outstanding contributions to Industrial Engineering, from the Institute of Industrial Engineers the world’s largest professional society for industrial engineers. The Atlanta-based institute has […]

Governor Visits Gainesville for Optym Grand Opening

Published: Feb 25th, 2015

Governor Rick Scott traveled to Gainesville on Thursday to announce the grand opening of software company Optym’s new corporate headquarters. The company has offices in four countries and currently provides […]

Panos Pardalos – Ordinary Data, Extraordinary Outcomes

Published: Nov 10th, 2014

  It’s in our power grids and brain scans. It’s in our government records and Facebook timelines. Name just about any aspect of life, and Panos Pardalos can tell you about its […]

Boginski on Infrastructure Research Team Awarded $1.1 Million NSF Grant

Published: Aug 18th, 2014

Gainesville, FL: Industrial & Systems Engineering professor Dr. Vladimir Boginski is part of an interdisciplinary research team recently awarded a $1.1 million grant by the National Science Foundation. Boginski aims […]

Qianfan Wang Awarded Pritsker Doctoral Dissertation Award at IIE Annual Conference

Published: Jun 16th, 2014

Dr. Qianfan Wang, who graduated Summer 2013 and was advised by Dr. Yongpei Guan, took third place for the 2014 Pritsker Doctoral Dissertation Award from the Institute of Industrial Engineers […]

Chaoyue Zhao Honored by UF Graduate Student Council for Outstanding Research

Published: Jun 13th, 2014

Chaoyue Zhao, a fourth year Ph.D. student advised by Dr. Yongpei Guan, won the 2014 Outstanding Research Award from the UF Graduate Student Council for her outstanding research accomplishment on […]