Archive for Industrial engineering

Student innovation and entrepreneurship was on display at last weekend’s Aggies Invent: Bring Your Own Idea. Aggies Invent, an intensive design experience offered at the Texas A&M Engineering Innovation Center at Texas A&M University, provides an environment made to inspire and support entr…


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized Faculty and Staff Award winners during the 2016 Faculty and Staff Awards banquet. Banks presented Faculty Awards, Staff Excellence Awards, a New Employee A…


The Texas A&M University Institute for Industrial Engineers (IIE) Student Chapter will hold a career fair on Sept. 8 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Emerging Technologies Building lobby. The career fair will give students the opportunity to network within the industrial and systems engineering field an…


Matthew Aguirre, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, placed second at the Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium Poster Session. He was among more than 100 undergraduate researchers from the Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and …


Dr. César Malavé, professor and holder of the Sugar and Mike Barnes Department Chair in the Department Industrial Systems and Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been appointed to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s (THECB) General Academic Institutions Formula Advisory Committe…


Students in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN) at Texas A&M University recently returned from a college-sponsored trip to Puerto Rico. On this trip, students experienced industrial and systems engineering in the context of another culture. A total of 27 ISEN students pa…


Dr. Hamid Parsaei, professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University and director of academic outreach at Texas A&M University Qatar, was recently inducted into Western Michigan University’s (WMU) College of Engineering and Applied Sciences Alumni Exce…


Dr. Erick Moreno-Centeno, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently honored with the 2015 Association of Former Students Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching – College Level. He is one of four faculty members in the D…


Dr. Mark Avnet and Dr. Alaa Elwany, assistant professors in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, jointly won Best Engineering Management Track Paper at the annual Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) conference in Nashville, Tennessee. Their paper e…


Robin Hall, a senior in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, was recently awarded the A.O. Putnam Memorial Scholarship by the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE). The scholarship recognizes exceptional undergraduate students in industrial engineering …


Dr. Mark Lawley, TEES Research Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, and Dr. Michelle Alvarado, a postdoctoral research associate in the department, were recently presented the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute’s (PCORI) Tier I aw…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering and director of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), recognized Faculty and Staff Award winners during the 2015 Faculty and Staff Awards banquet. Banks presented Faculty Awards, Staff Excellence Awards, a New Employ…


After serving for several years on the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering's Advisory Council, Brent Lyon was recently elected chair.  Lyon has been with Lockheed Martin Aeronautics in Fort Worth, Texas for 28 years and currently holds the position of senior manager of industrial engin…


Dr. Yu Ding and Dr. Mark Lawley have been selected to receive the Institute of Industrial Engineers’ (IIE) Fellow Award. IIE recognizes 20 or fewer individuals at this level annually. Ding is the holder of the Mike and Sugar Barnes Professorship and associate department head for graduate affairs in …


Kelly Pettersen, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, is among the 2015 Honorable Mentions from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).  NSF’s Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is a highly competitive, national…