Areas of Focus
Tuesday April, 17th Professor Derya Demirtas will present on public access defibrillator location under demand and supply uncertainty. Professor Demirtas is a visiting faculty in the Industrial and Systems Engineering and in the Center for Health & Humanitarian Systems at Georgia Tech. She is an assistant professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Business Information Systems at the University of Twente, the Netherlands. (Read more via the link above)
The Outstanding Professional Education Award recognizes a faculty member for their contribution to the field of professional education at Georgia Tech.
In this interview, third-year Karan Agrawal discusses his passion for supply chain and how he founded Tech’s premier supply chain organization: APICS at Georgia Tech.
Dr. Pinar Keskinocak has been awarded the Outstanding Professional Education Award by the Faculty Honors Committee. The commitee recognized Dr. Keskinocaks' contribution to the field of professional education through the certificate program for Health and Humanitarian Supply Chain Management (HHSCM) at Georgia Tech, and letters from industry, fellow colleagues, and program graduates further underscored the value of those contributions.
Pinar will be presented with the award at the 2018 Faculty and Staff Honors Luncheon on Wednesday April 11, 2018.
For the 28th consecutive year, the Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering’s graduate program has been ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report.
ISyE announced that Turgay Ayer has been promoted to associate professor with tenure, effective August 15, 2018.
Anderson Interface Professor of Natural Systems, Valerie Thomas has been awarded the Class of 1934 Outstanding Interdisciplinary Activities Award by the Faculty Honors Committee.
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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 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.
In this interview, ISyE alumna Yuxi Wu 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.