Industrial and Operations Engineering

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Jessie Yang and Cong Shi win second place in NATO Innovation Challenge

U-M IOE faculty have been awarded second place at the NATO Innovation Challenge for their presented solution that integrates optimization and human factors for autonomous decision making. |Short Read

Seth Guikema named as a fellow of the Society for Risk Analysis

U-M IOE professor, Seth Guikema, becomes a fellow of the Society for Risk Analysis.|Short Read

Nadine Sarter receives FAA funding for research on pilots’ role in risk mitigation

U-M IOE professor, Nadine Sarter has received funding from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for research on the role flights crews play in aviation safety.|Short Read

IOE partners with Engineering Education Research to deliver limited DEI event series

U-M IOE and EER are co-hosting a new Virtual Mentoring Workshop event series for the Michigan Engineering community. The focus of the series is to help foster an engaging and inclusive environment for students, faculty, and staff.|Short Read
Robert Hampshire speaking

U-M’s Robert Hampshire joins Biden administration to work in transportation research and technology

"Robert's expertise and his deep commitment to equity, access and justice will improve transportation policy for all Americans."|Medium Read

Memorial to Bill Johnson

U-M IOE Professor and Chair, Brian Denton, recognizes the passing of Bill Johnson, an extraordinary IOE alum and a long-time supporter of the department.|Short Read

IOE alum Anne Shen Smith receives 2020 Alumni Merit Award

U-M IOE alumna Anne Shen Smith is the recipient of the 2020 Alumni Merit Award for personifying the College of Engineering’s tradition of excellence.|Medium Read

U-M INFORMS Student Chapter and Wesley J. Marrero awarded at INFORMS Annual Meeting

At the recent INFORMS Annual Meeting, the U-M INFORMS student chapter and U-M IOE PhD student, Wesley J. Marrero, were recognized for their work in operations research and the management sciences.|Short Read

IOE undergraduates prep for a modern workforce with expanded data analytics courses and support

U-M IOE makes curriculum changes to enhance the data analytics and computing skills of its undergraduate students, including creating a new advanced analytics course for seniors.|Medium Read

U-M HFES Student Chapter and Na Du Awarded at HFES Annual Meeting

HFES awards the U-M Student Chapter with the Outstanding Student Chapter Gold Award. Na Du, a U-M IOE PhD candidate, was also recognized individually with two awards and a scholarship.|Medium Read
Joi Mondisa

Strategies to help support students during a pandemic

Mentoring in the time of COVID-19.|Medium Read

Jessie Yang and Cong Shi receive funding from AFOSR for human-autonomy teaming

U-M IOE professors receive AFOSR funding to further their research on human-autonomy teaming.|Short Read