Archive for Industrial and Systems

Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has appointed Dr. César O. Malavé holder of the Mike and Sugar Barnes Department Head Chair in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. Malavé was appointed head of the department in June after having served as interim he…


Juan Manuel Lamparero of Mexico recently gifted a $25,000 industrial and systems engineering scholarship at Texas A&M University. This gift will be funded through the Texas A&M Foundation to create the Veronica and Juan Manuel Lamparero Endowed Scholarship.  This endowment will provide one …


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, has announced that Dr. César O. Malavé has been appointed head of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. Malave, who has been serving as the interim department head, will begin his new appointment on June 15. “Dr. Mala…


Dr. Sila Çetinkaya, professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE). This prestigious award is bestowed on outstanding leaders in the profession who have made significant, nationally recognized contributions t…


Juan Manuel Lamparero '87, founding partner and CEO of Industrial Solutions Technology of Mexico, was named an outstanding former student of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the department's honors and awards banquet in April.Lamparero's company delivers information technology…


Dr. M. Katherine Banks, vice chancellor and dean of engineering, recognized 38 faculty members in the Dwight Look College of Engineering for their teaching, service and contributions to Texas A&M Engineering. "These award recipients are faculty members at all stages of their careers," Banks s…


The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University and Dwight Look College of Engineering will celebrate the dedication of its newest building, the Emerging Technologies Building, Friday (April 13) at 2 p.m. Making remarks during the ceremony will be Board of Regents Chairman Richard A…


Texas A&M Engineering's graduate program ranked 12th overall  and seventh among public institutions in the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, "America's Best Graduate Schools 2013." The ranking is one place higher than in 2011, when the college ranked 13th overall. Individual programs…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University honored eight students with its Craig C. Brown Outstanding Senior Engineering Award during a banquet at Miramont Country Club in Bryan. Seniors Chibueze Amanchukwu, Oscar Carrasco-Zevallos, Diganto Choudhury, Haley Helweg, Nate Me…


Researchers with the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and the Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering at Texas A&M University have teamed up to study the lignocellulosic biofuel supply chain. An Heung Jo, Wilbert E. Wilhelm and Stephen W. Searcy have formulated a s…


The Pipe Valve & Fitting Roundtable will endow a scholarship for industrial distribution students at Texas A&M University. The $25,000 gift will be made to the Texas A&M Foundation over a period of five years. “The PVF Roundtable has long been concerned with the development of tomorrow…


Dr. César O. Malavé, associate dean of engineering and a professor at Texas A&M University, has been appointed interim head of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering. Malavé joined the Texas A&M industrial engineering department as an assistant professor in August 1987. His cu…


Faculty, students and a fewstudents from the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering raked in the honors at the Institute of Industrial Engineers Annual Research Conference held in Reno, Nev., in May.Professor Sila Çetinkaya and he former student Xingchu Liu won the Scheduling and Logistics…


Texas A&M University's student chapter of INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) was named Organization of the Year for 2010 by Texas A&M University. The chapter triumphed over more than 700 organizations to receive this honor.The chapter is being recognized…


The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering honored former student Lawrence Bobo '58 at the department's annual awards banquet at the College Station Hilton on April 7.Bobo (pictured left with Department Head Brett Peters) is the owner of Powder Metallurgy, a parts manufacturing company he …