News & Events


Mon, 02/13/2017 | College of Engineering
College of Engineering spoke with alumna Susie Lu about how her unique double-major in Painting and Industrial & Systems Engineering set her on a career path to data visualization.
Mon, 01/30/2017 | Department ofIndustrial & Systems Engineering
Congratulations to ISE undergraduates Rungpatch Nethnapat, Brandon Pittaway, Courtney Sato, and Dustin Wang for being selected as finalists in the IISE FlexSim Software Student Simulation Competition. The team will compete in the finals at the Healthcare Systems Process Improvement Conference in March.
Thu, 12/29/2016 | International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics
Ph.D. Graduate Fah Thamsuwan was recognized by the International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics for her highly cited paper. The paper, "Whole body vibration exposures in bus drivers: A comparison between a high-floor coach and a low-floor city bus," was one of the five most cited papers published in the journal in the past three years. Congratulations Fah!
Wed, 11/16/2016 | College of Engineering
Engineering student Yoel Tekle discusses how scholarships have allowed him to pursue a degree in ISE and conduct research in Professor Linda Boyle's Human Factors and Statistical Modeling Lab.
Fri, 10/28/2016 | Society for Medical Decision Making
Ying Lin is the winner of the Lee B. Lusted Student Prize for outstanding presentations of research in quantitative methods and theoretical developments at the 38th Annual North American Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making. Her research is titled “Adaptive Monitoring of Depression Patient Population: A Selective Sensing Approach.” Congratulations to Ying!
Mon, 10/24/2016 | University of Washington
ISE invites outstanding faculty candidates to apply for two full-time tenure-track/tenured faculty positions. We are seeking candidates with research focused in Human Factors and Ergonomics and strong quantitative backgrounds. We are primarily focused on hires at the rank of Assistant Professor, although candidates with exceptional experience may be considered for appointments at the Associate Professor level.
Mon, 08/22/2016 | National Science Foundation
Wei Guo, a 2nd year Ph.D. student in the Department, has won an NSF Travel Award to attend the Doctoral Consortium at the prestigious 2016 IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering. She is advised by Assistant Professor Ashis Banerjee and her work is on Methods and Applications of Feature Extraction Using Topological Data Analysis.
Sun, 07/31/2016 | The Seattle Times
ISE's Chair & Professor Linda Boyle is the leader in distracted driving studies at the UW!
Mon, 07/25/2016 | College of Engineering
Since 2010, Mike Francis, ’06, has been an emerging leader in the Northwest’s craft brewing industry, thanks to a degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering.
Wed, 07/20/2016 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ISE Professor Tom Furness was back in the news, raising awareness about technology's potential to create violent worlds.
Wed, 06/15/2016
Did you miss the Professonal Practice Seminar Series Autumn Quarter 2015?  Catch up now.
Wed, 03/23/2016 | IEEE Visualization & Graphics Technical Committee
Professor Tom Furness received the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ Virtual and Augmented Reality Career Award for his significant contribution to the community through his research.
Wed, 12/30/2015 | National Public Radio
Professor Thomas Furness was featured on NPR for his work in Virtual Reality!
Wed, 12/30/2015
Thank you from ISE's faculty, staff and students!
Wed, 11/25/2015
ISE is having a 30th Anniversary!  October 21 & 22, 2016.  Join us!