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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).
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.
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: https://www.vtti.vt.edu/hfts/index.html
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: https://survey.vt.edu/survey/entry.jsp?id=1397756919585
The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering announces its Academy of Distinguished Alumni 2014 inductees.
The Grado Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering announces its 2014 Marvin H. Agee Distinguished Alumni Award winner.