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U-M receives U.S. Department of Transportation funding to reduce urban traffic congestion

Three U-M engineers receive funding from USDOT Center for Connected Automated Transportation (CCAT) for a two-year collaborative research project that aims to reduce traffic congestion.|Short Read
Workshop participants growing bismuth crystals in a 2016 FEMMES workshop.

Females Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science (FEMMES)

U-M IOE undergraduate student Lindsay Rosenblum shares her experience of the Females Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science (FEMMES) student organization.|Short Read
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Ruiwei Jiang receives National Science Foundation Career Award

Ruiwei Jiang, U-M IOE assistant professor, receives a National Science Foundation (NSF) Career Award for his work in operations research.|Short Read
Gallimore, Glotzer and Sarter were among the 2019 NAE members.

Three professors inducted into NAE

The new inductees join 33 other University of Michigan members.|Medium Read
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Eunshin Byon elected 2019 Chair-Elect of the INFORMS Quality, Statistics and Reliability section 

U-M IOE Associate Professor Eunshin Byon has been elected 2019 Chair-Elect of the INFORMS Quality, Statistics and Reliability section, an interdisciplinary group with members from over 50 countries. |Short Read
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Mark Van Oyen elected President of the INFORMS Health Applications Society

U-M IOE Professor Mark Van Oyen has been elected 2019 Vice President and 2020 President of the INFORMS Health Applications Society.|Short Read
Valerie Washington

Valerie Washington selected as a 2018 Bill Anderson Fund fellow

U-M IOE PhD student, Valerie Washington, has been selected as a 2018 Bill Anderson Fund fellow and will receive funding to attend annual workshops and engage with communities affected by natural disasters.|Short Read
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Seth Guikema elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis

U-M IOE Associate Professor Seth Guikema has been elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis, an international community with over 2,000 members.|Short Read
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Using decision thresholds to improve medical diagnosis

IOE PhD student, Gian-Gabriel Garcia receives student prize from the Society of Medical Decision Making.|Short Read
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Mariel Lavieri receives funding from Department of Veterans Affairs

"...Goal is to improve care for the prevention of cardio-cerebrovascular disease by utilizing the large longitudinal datasets available."|Short Read
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Cong Shi and Xiang Liu selected as finalists in 2018 INFORMS MSOM Data Driven Research Challenge

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Professor Nadine Sarter and Professor Ella Atkins receive NASA/NAI funding

Title: Paths to Autonomous Vehicle Operations for Urban Air Mobility (UAM)|Short Read