Faculty News

Welcome Dr Xiang Zhong

Industrial and Systems Engineering is excited to welcome our newest faculty member Dr Xiang Zhong. Dr. Zhong comes to from University of Wisconsin-Madison where she developed quantitative models and first-principle-based methods for healthcare system operations management and improvement. Help us… Read More

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

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 lead to numerous awards including INFORMS Computing Society Best Student Paper Award (First Place) 2008, INFORMS George… Read More

Pardalos Elected EUROPT Fellow

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 Advances in Continuous Optimization (July 8-10, 2015 in Edinburgh). http://www.maths.ed.ac.uk/hall/EUROPT15