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Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) at VT

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  • Alpha Pi Mu announced Outstanding Faculty & GTAs

    Congratulations to Dr. Ran Jin for being voted as 2015 ISE Outstanding Faculty, and Nevin Mutlu and Laura Peveler as the ISE Outstanding GTAs!

  • In Memoriam: Paul Torgesen, Virginia Tech President Emeritus

    Virginia Tech News
    (March 30, 2015)
  • In Memoriam: John Grado, alumnus and namesake of Grado Department of ISE

    John Grado Obituary (PDF | 3MB)
  • Fatemeh Hashemi received 2014 INFORMS-SIM Best Student Paper Award

    BLACKSBURG, Va., Dec. 15, 2014 - Fatemeh Hashemi, a Ph.D. candidate in the ISE department, received the 2014 best paper award by the simulation society at INFORMS (I-SIM).  Her paper, “On Adaptive Sampling Rules for Stochastic Recursions,” was was co-authored by Soumyadip Ghosh (IBM Watson Research) and Dr. Raghu Pasupathy (advisor). 

    Congratulations Fatemeh!

  • Maury Nussbaum participates in study of effect of obesity in the workplace

    BLACKSBURG, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 –U.S. workplaces may need to consider innovative methods to prevent fatigue from developing in employees who are obese. Based on results from a new study published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, workers who are obese may have significantly shorter endurance times when performing workplace tasks, compared with their non-obese counterparts.

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  • Human Factors of Transportation Safety Graduate Certificate

    The Virginia Tech Transportation Institute announces a new graduate certificate in Human Factors of Transportation Safety. More information on the certificate as well as contact information can be found here:

  • New Force-Add Process for ISE Undergraduate Courses

    Effective immediately, Force-Add requests will only be accepted online. Force-Add requests will not be processed if received by phone, email or in person. The link to submit a Force-Add request online is:

  • 2014 ISE Academy of Distinguished Alumni Inductees

    The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering announces its Academy of Distinguished Alumni 2014 inductees.

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  • 2014 Marvin H. Agee Distinguished Alumni Award

    The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering announces its 2014 Marvin H. Agee Distinguished Alumni Award winner.

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