News & Events


Wed, 01/13/2021 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
ISE welcomed Chiwei Yan to the department in the fall of 2020.
Tue, 11/10/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
ISE Chair Linda Boyle welcomes us back to the new academic year with pride, hope and inspiration.
Wed, 10/21/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
An ISE capstone introduces King County Metro to a promising method to more accurately predict bus arrival times.
Tue, 10/20/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
ISE’s William Yang is developing an algorithm to streamline the incorporation of more renewables into the grid.
Sat, 10/10/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
As ISE’s capstones adjusted to pandemic life, the Millipore Sigma team shows us how they prototyped from home.
Thu, 10/01/2020 | UW News
A team of UW researchers, including ISE's Youngjun Choe, scan the streets every few weeks to track Seattle's COVID-19 response over time.
Fri, 09/25/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
ISE’s Prashanth Rajivan discusses the human factors he researches so we can manage our cybersecurity better.
Fri, 08/14/2020
ISE's Shan Liu leads a team developing a model to help lower COVID-19 infections in King County.
Thu, 07/30/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Ashis Banerjee has been awarded the prestigious 2019 Amazon Research Award.
Tue, 05/26/2020
Congratulations to ISE undergrad Abby Snyder on receiving a Population Health Recognition Award. Abby was honored for her research on optimizing vaccine distribution in rural Mozambique.
Wed, 04/29/2020 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
Shan Liu has been awarded a UW Population Health initiative grant to study how to improve trauma care in Washington.
Wed, 12/11/2019
ISE is thrilled to award Steve Snelling the inaugural ISE Distinguished Friend Award for his many contributions to the department.
Tue, 12/10/2019
INFORMS has recognized Professor Zelda Zabinsky for lifetime achievement in operations research and the management sciences
Mon, 12/09/2019
ISE welcomed Chaoyue Zhao in autumn of 2019 as an assistant professor.
Mon, 08/19/2019
Ashis Banerjee and a team of researchers used machine learning to develop a new system that can monitor factory and warehouse workers for ergonomic issues.
Mon, 05/20/2019
ISE junior Aman Ankit has gained valuable research and data analysis skills through the opportunity to work with an ISE faculty mentor.
Mon, 05/06/2019
At the showcase, seniors present their culminating projects, which are solutions to industry-proposed problems.
Tue, 04/30/2019 | College of Engineering

ISE student Thanika Painruttanasukho has been awarded a 2019 Dean's Medal for Academic Excellence! We're thrilled to see her hard work recognized by the College with this honor.

Fri, 02/22/2019 | Industrial and Systems Engineering
Linda Reeder was honored with the first annual “ISE Alumni and Friend of the Year” award for 2018.
Wed, 01/16/2019 | Industrial and Systems Engineering
Ivan Iturriaga and Robert Crittenden placed fourth among 300 teams in Simio’s December 2018 Student Simulation Competition.
Mon, 12/10/2018
PhD student Daniel Quoc Dung Cao wins INFORMS' competition for his disaster recovery research.
Wed, 11/28/2018
ISE welcomes Prashanth Rajivan to our faculty as assistant professor. Most recently a post doctoral fellow at Carnegie Mellon University, Professor Rajivan researches solutions to cyber security challenges.
Fri, 04/13/2018
ISE grad students discuss their research and why they chose UW ISE in four short videos.
Mon, 01/22/2018 | Marquis Who’s Who Top Engineers
Assistant Professor Ashis Banerjee has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Engineers for dedication, achievements and leadership in Industrial, Systems and Mechanical Engineering. Dr. Banerjee has held his current position since 2015, after working with the Complex Systems Engineering Laboratory at the global research division of General Electric for three years. He has also worked with the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Banerjee has found a natural progression to his work with using lasers to control microscopic objects since he arrived in the U.S. for his education, and has found tying science and engineering together to result in new and exciting projects. He is hoping to become a tenured associate professor and a leader in digital manufacturing, particularly smart manufacturing, automated manipulation using laser light, as well as 3D printing on a micro scale.
Tue, 12/19/2017 | Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering
ISE Professor Christina Mastrangelo will lead the new UW site for the Center for Health Organization Transformation, a National Science Foundation funded Industry-University Cooperative Research Center focused on providing innovative, evidence-based transformational strategies in healthcare.