The Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering invites you to join us at the following events.

Outside Speakers

SSIE Seminar: Gary Kunis, PhD
Abstract Link - Operations Management Across Global Boundaries
Friday, April 25
EB J-23

Student Presentations/Dissertations/Defenses

Thesis Defense - Rithul Krishnan
Abstract Link - Placement Sequence Optimization in PCB Assembly using Neighborhood Search Heuristics and Simulated Annealing
Wednesday, April 16
1:00-3:00 pm

Thesis Defense - Sam Heiserman
Abstract Link - Robustness of Complex Networks to Global Perturbations
Wednesday, April 23
BI 2221

Dissertation Defense - Ahmad Yousef Obeidat
Abstract Link - An Overlapping Appointment Scheduling System for Multi-Provider Outpatient Clinics
Thursday, May 1

Dissertation Defense - Raghupathy Minnal
Abstract Link - Investigation of Fatigue due to a Combination of Isometric and Isotonic Forces on a Hand Muscle: a Psychophysical Approach
Thursday, May 1
1:30–3:30 pm
ES 1414

Many will be scheduled for the coming week - abstracts pending - please check back soon.

Student Information Sessions for those Interested in Applying to Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs Open House - missed the open house? Contact us.
Monday, 3/31/14 
Marketplace Atrium in the University Union, between Starbucks and the new Career Development Center

Annual OpEx Conference

3rd Annual Pursuit of Operational Excellence (OpEx) Conference - details TBA or contact to join the newsletter for future updates

Other Conferences in which our Faculty/Students are Participating

2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference (ISERC) 
May 31-June 3, 2014 in Montreal, Canada

For more information on any of the above events, please contact

Last Updated: 4/22/14