Archive for Industrial and Systems

Dr. Dinakar Sagapuram has joined the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University as an assistant professor. Sagapuram comes to Texas A&M from Purdue University where he earned his Ph.D. in material engineering. His research broadly focuses on manufacturing, ma…


Texas A&M Engineering’s graduate program ranked 11th overall and seventh among public institutions in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, “America’s Best Graduate Schools 2017.” The current overall ranking is an improvement of one spot from last year’s rankings. Individual programs …


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Satish Bukkapatnam as the Barbara and Ralph Cox ’53 Faculty Fellow in Industrial and Systems Engineering.  Bukkapatnam is a professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and serves as director of the …


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Amarnath Banerjee the Corrie and Jim Furber ’64 Faculty Fellow in Industrial and Systems Engineering in recognition of his accomplishments and future potential. The endowed faculty fellowship was effective Jan. 1. Banerj…


M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. Lewis Ntaimo the Marilyn and L. David Black Faculty Fellow in Industrial and Systems Engineering in recognition of his accomplishments and future potential. The endowed faculty fellowship was effective Jan. 1. Ntaimo is …


Dr. Lewis Ntaimo, associate professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, was a member of the team that won the INFORMS Computing Society (ICS) annual award for the best group of related papers dealing with the operations research/computer science int…


Texas A&M Engineering ranked eighth among engineering schools at public institutions offering a doctorate, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of the country’s undergraduate universities and programs. The Dwight Look College of Engineering maintained its ranking of 15t…


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…


Texas A&M Engineering was ranked as one of the top 10 engineering programs worldwide by the Academic Ranking of World Universities compiled by Shanghai Jiao Tong University. “Global rankings such as this are important because they put an international spotlight on the excellence of our faculty …


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…


“During my 87 years, I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think.”-- Bernard Mannes Baruch (1870-1965) Head of the U.S. delegation to the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission…


Halliburton has given a gift of $5 million to the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University to establish the Halliburton Engineering Global Program, which will provide students with international experiences so that they are better prepared to work and succeed in a changing glob…


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…