Archive for Industrial and Systems

Dr. Satish Bukkapatnam, professor and holder of the Rockwell International Professorship in Industrial and Systems Engineering, received the Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering from the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) at this year’s annual conference in Montreal.   …


Dr. Mark Lawley, TEES Research Professor, has joined the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISEN). Before coming to Texas A&M, he was a member of the engineering faculty at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana for 17 years. Lawley received his Ph.D. from the University of …


Not everyone gets to meet the President of the United States. For Hudson High (right blue shirt), a Texas A&M graduate with a degree in industrial engineering, the opportunity was exhilarating and exhausting. He went to work at his job at the Ford Plant in Kansas City like he did every day. Exce…


Last year Dr. Justin Yates, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, was presented the opportunity to build a team of students to partner with Citizens in Space and the United States Rocket Academy in designing and building a device that would carry experiments in…


Dr. Thomas K. Ferris, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, gave a talk at the Houston Human Factors and Ergonomics Society’s seminar held recently at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center in the George Bush Presidential Library. The title of Ferris’ tal…


Andrew Johnson, associate professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has been selected as a member of the College Industry Council on Material Handling Education (CICMHE) for the 2014-2017 term. CICMHE connects academic researchers and industry partners to identify and execut…


Relatives of Allen Walsh ’82 have recently endowed a scholarship in his memory. Allen Walsh’s brother Fred ’74 and his wife Merri along with niece Trecie Hoff ’96 and her husband Randy ’97 have created the Allen W. Walsh ’82 Scholarship in Industrial and Systems Engineering through their gift to the…


The Lynx Cub Payload Carrier (LCPC) developed jointly by the United States Rocket Academy and the Space Engineering Research Center, part of the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), is a new research platform that promises to dramatically reduce space flight cost for small science an…


Ammon Berrios receives Texas A&M Engineering's 100,000th degree. The Dwight Look College of Engineering celebrated an academic milestone by awarding its 100,000th degree at the spring 2014 commencement ceremonies held in Reed Arena on the Texas A&M University campus. “Reaching this…


Approximately 600 students will participate in one of the largest nation-wide events of its kind — the second-annual Texas A&M University Engineering Project Showcase — on April 25 from noon to 4 p.m. in Reed Arena. The event, presented by Engineering Academic and Student Affairs, is free and o…


On Friday, March 28, Texas A&M University has the pleasure of hosting “Texas Systems Day” at Rudder Tower. This workshop brings together researchers from universities around the state in the fields of systems, controls and robotics. It is planned to make this an annual event with locale rotating…


Dr. Erick Moreno-Centeno, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has won this year’s award for excellence in teaching operations research from the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Operations Research Division.  Each year IIE presents a single award for ex…


Dr. Yu Ding, professor and holder of the Mike and Sugar Barnes Professorship, has been recognized for a paper that documents an interdisciplinary joint research effort between several departments at Texas A&M University: the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (Park and Ding), the D…


The Dwight Look College of Engineering will participate in Texas A&M University’s annual premiere recruiting event, Aggieland Saturday, on Feb. 15 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The open house will include resource tables from each of the undergraduate programs in the Look College for prospective stude…