• CAO co-hosts International Conference on Computational Biomedicine

    February 6, 2017

    The University of Florida Informatics Institute will host its fourth International Conference on Computational Biomedicine. The event takes place February 16-19, 2017, and is co-hosted by the Center for Applied Optimization. The event is organized by George Michailidis, professor in the… Read More

  • Alumnus endows three scholarships

    January 31, 2017

    A University of Florida department of industrial engineering alumnus has endowed three scholarships for distribution beginning spring 2018. One will be awarded through the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, while the other two will be affiliated specifically with ISE. The… Read More

  • Student receives leadership scholarship

    January 24, 2017

    University of Florida Industrial & Systems Engineering student Ellenor Weinbel is one of the recipients of this year’s Thomas O. Hunter Engineering Leadership Scholarship Award. She was one of five students awarded the $2,000 scholarship. The scholarship is awarded by… Read More

  • Welcome Dr Xiang Zhong

    October 29, 2016

    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

  • Daniel Shirley awarded the Henry and Elisabeth Kroeze Scholarship

    April 17, 2016

    Daniel Shirley, a 4th year ISE applied to a group of 7 National IISE scholarships that are awarded to undergraduate ISE students who exhibit particular leadership characteristics in the field. After being nominated by the department he received three references including the department… Read More

  • Lindsay Mullen recognized by the Committee of 200

    March 25, 2016

    The ISE Department and the OEM Program are proud to announce that graduate student Lindsay Mullen was recently recognized by the Committee of 200 for her outstanding leadership abilities.  Lindsay was one of three students to receive a $10,000 Scholar… Read More

  • Panos M. Pardalos to be Inducted into Medical and Biological Engineering Elite

    January 28, 2016

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 20, 2016)— The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) has announced the pending induction of Panos M. Pardalos, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of the University of Florida Paul and Heidi Brown Preeminent Professor in Industrial and… Read More

  • ISE Student blows judges away with new innovative product

    December 11, 2015

    Student Sheldon Barrett's entrepreneurial skills were praised at last Monday's 2nd Annual U.Pitch College Elevator Pitch Competition & Showcase event in Chicago, awarding him $3,000 in prizes – congratulations! Sheldon showcased his product Coconut Twist to hundreds of attendees, including… Read More

  • Stan Uryasev Named George and Rolande Willis Professor

    October 18, 2015

    Stan Uryasev has been named George and Rolande Willis Professor in Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Florida. Uryasev came to UF in 1998 and has been a professor since 2004. Uryasev was awarded for this professorship for… Read More

  • ISE Students won the First Place in the 2014-15 MHI Student Design Competition

    September 3, 2015

    The UF ISE team won the first place in the 2014-2015 Material Handling and Logistics Student Design Competition sponsored by the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education and the Order Fulfillment Solutions Council. This competition, now in its 21st… Read More