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  • UF ISE Announces New Driving Simulator for Autonomous Vehicle Research

    November 24, 2020

    In Spring 2020, the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida introduced a new driving simulator that will be utilized in the Human Systems Engineering Laboratory (HSEL) for driver behavior and autonomous vehicle research. This… Read More

  • UF ISE Welcomes Two New Faculty

    November 17, 2020

    The Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida has hired five new faculty in 2019 and 2020. Sima Sabani, Ph.D., and Yu Yang, Ph.D., both joined the department this fall. Sima Sabani, Ph.D. Lecturer Sima… Read More

  • Hongcheng Liu, Ph.D., Seeks to Develop Algorithms for Building Highly Accurate Radiation Therapy Treatment Plans

    November 13, 2020

    Hongcheng Liu, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida, has received funding from the National Science Foundation to support his research in the area of health systems engineering. The… Read More

  • Two ISE Faculty Receive Awards from UF Informatics Institute

    September 15, 2020

    Two data analytics faculty members in the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida have received awards from the UF Informatics Institute (UFII) in support of research projects, two of which focus on predicting socioeconomic… Read More

  • Alumni Spotlight: Heather Sherlock

    August 4, 2020

    For some, taking a leap of faith and going to work for a startup company can be extremely unnerving. However, Heather Sherlock believes taking risks can benefit in long-term career success. Sherlock (BSISE ‘07) is currently Head of Global Logistics… Read More

  • UF ISE Faculty Develops Model To Administer Mass COVID-19 Testing

    July 1, 2020

    Xiaochen Xian, Ph.D., an assistant professor for the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida, recently received funding from the National Science Foundation in support of her research to develop adaptive sampling strategies for administering… Read More

  • UF Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering Hires Two Assistant Professors

    June 11, 2020

    The Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering at the University of Florida has hired two new assistant professors, Aleksandr Kazachkov, Ph.D., who will be joining in Spring 2021, and Alexander Semenov, Ph.D., who will be joining in Fall 2020. Aleksandr… Read More

  • UF ISE Student Speaks at Commencement

    May 12, 2020

    Jayla Bradley, a recent graduate from the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida, was one of three student speakers for the online celebration of 2020 Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering Graduates in early May.… Read More

  • UF ISE Faculty Receive NSF EAGER Award to Help Hospitals Combat COVID-19

    April 23, 2020

    Industrial & Systems Engineering Professor Yongpei Guan, Ph.D. and Assistant Professor Xiang Zhong, Ph.D., have received an Early Concept Grant for Exploratory Research from the National Science Foundation in support of their study on data-driven Susceptible-Exposed-Infected-Recovered-Infected (SEIRI) modeling and risk… Read More

  • Remembering Barney Lee Capehart

    April 9, 2020

    Barney Lee Capehart, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of the Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at the University of Florida (UF), passed away on January 19, 2020. After receiving his doctorate degree in systems engineering from the University of Oklahoma… Read More