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ISyE announced that Turgay Ayer has been promoted to associate professor with tenure, effective August 15, 2018.
Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management
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The aim of the 10th annual Health & Humanitarian Logistics (HHL) Conference is to provide an open forum to discuss the challenges and new solutions in disaster preparedness and response, long-term development and humanitarian aid, and global health delivery. The conference platform encourages learning and collaboration within and across institutions; promotes system-wide improvements in organizations and the sector as a whole; identifies important research issues; and establishes priorities for nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), corporations, and the government in terms of strategies, policies and investments.
ISyE announced that Nagi Gebraeel has been promoted to professor, effective August 15, 2018.
ISyE announced that Joel Sokol has been promoted to professor, effective August 15, 2018.
ISyE professor Jianjun “Jan” Shi has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering’s Class of 2018. Election to the NAE is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer.
George Family Foundation Assistant Professor at the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering Turgay Ayer is conducting research focused on developing decision support tools to make optimal hepatitis C treatment decisions.
ISyE alumna Yuxi Wu has been avidly interested in supply chain and logistics ever since she was an undergraduate at Ohio State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in logistics management. ISyE's world-class academic reputation drew her to the Stewart School for her master’s in supply chain engineering. In this interview, she talks about her particular interest in humanitarian supply chain and her current role with UNICEF in Amman, Jordan.
An Algenol-Georgia Tech team that includes ISyE Anderson Interface Professor of Natural Systems Valerie Thomas is working to produce ethanol from cyanobacteria.
ISyE Assistant Professor Yao Xie has been working with the Atlanta Police Department to create an algorithm that finds connections between crime incidents.