• IIE Student Chapter Continues to Earn Gold Ranking

    August 12, 2013

    NORCROSS, GA: UF’s student chapter of IIE, the Institute of Industrial Engineers, received the Gold Student Chapter Recognition Award for the 2012-2013 academic year.  This is the twelfth consecutive year in which the chapter has received this honor. Student chapters across the country are evaluated… Read More

  • Pardalos Honored At Numerical Computations Conference

    July 24, 2013

    FALERNA, ITALY: Professor Panos M. Pardalos was awarded a prize for outstanding scientific achievements in the field of optimization during the “Numerical Computations: Theory and Algorithms” International Conference and Summer School. Professor Pardalos also gave an invited plenary talk during… Read More

  • Professor Pardalos Awarded the 2013 EURO Gold Medal

    July 1, 2013

    ROME, ITALY:  Distinguished Professor, Panos Pardalos, has been awarded the 2013 EURO Gold Medal prize, bestowed by the Association for European Operational Research Societies.  This medal is the preeminent European award given to Operations Research (OR) professionals.  Prof. Pardalos was honored… Read More

  • Dasburg (BS IE ’66) Gives Gift to College of Engineering

    June 27, 2013

    GAINESVILLE, FL:  An unexpected meeting in an ice cream shop prompted a $1.5 million gift to the College of Engineering, as reported in the Ocala Star Banner on Monday.  John Dasburg (BS IE 1966) and his wife, Mary Lou, happened to stop… Read More

  • Dr. Richard Patterson, Professor Emeritus, Passes

    June 26, 2013

    GAINESVILLE, FL: Dr. Richard Patterson, Professor Emeritus in ISE at the University of Florida, passed away at age 80 earlier this week. Dr. Patterson was a faculty member in ISE from 1963 through 1970, after graduating with his Ph.D. from… Read More

  • Hartman Named Fellow of Institute of Industrial Engineers

    June 14, 2013

    SAN JUAN, PR:  The Fellow Award of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) “recognizes outstanding leaders of the profession who have made significant, nationally recognized contributions to industrial engineering,” according to IIE.  Professor Joseph Hartman of ISE was named a… Read More

  • Hartman Recognized for Service as ISE Chair

    June 7, 2013

    GAINESVILLE, FL:  Dr. Cammy Abernathy, Dean of Engineering at UF, held a reception in Dr. Joseph Hartman’s honor on Tuesday, June 4.  He was presented with a “Gator Trophy” in acknowledgement of his service to the College.  Hartman has served… Read More

  • Smith Named Interim Department Chair of ISE

    GAINESVILLE, FL:  Dr. Cole Smith, Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has been named Interim Chair of ISE until the search for a permanent chair is completed.  Dr. Smith joined UF in 2005, coming over from the University of Arizona. … Read More

  • Geunes, Guan and Ma Win ISERC Best Paper Award

    May 31, 2013

    SAN JUAN, PR:  Dr. Joseph Geunes, Dr. Yongpei Guan and Ph.D. student Jing Ma won the 2013 Best Paper Award in the Production Planning and Scheduling Track at the 2013 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference.  The paper, “Quantity Discount… Read More

  • Hartman Wins Crane Award for Distinguished Service

    SAN JUAN, PR:  Dr. Joseph Hartman, Professor and Chair of Industrial and Systems Engineering, won the Fred C. Crane Distinguished Service Award from the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE).  The award was presented at the 2013 Honors and Awards Banquet… Read More