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Graduate seminar series

The graduate seminar series occurs autumn, winter, and spring quarter. The seminars feature lectures on current research within the field of industrial and systems engineering. MSIE and Ph.D. students are required to register for the entire seminar series (3 credits total).

IND E 593 schedule

Spring 2021
Tuesdays, 1:30 - 2:20 p.m.
Date Speaker
March 30 

Dr. Tom Furness, Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Washington

PROJECT GLINT: Exploring the functionality of the far-peripheral retina

April 6

Dr. Leela Nageswaran, University of Washington

Offline returns for online retailers via partnership

April 13 

Dr. Henry Duh, La Trobe University, Australia

Multiple Perspectives on the Role of Early Career Researchers in Global Tertiary Education Systems: Challenges and Competitions

April 20

Dr. Chason Coelho, Exponent

How Human Factors Complements Engineering at Exponent: Principles and Case Studies

April 27

Dr. Le Xie, Texas A&M University

Massively Digitized Power Grid: Enabling Deep Decarbonization through Domain-tailored Analytics

May 4

Dr. James Lin, Facebook

An On-going Journey of Making MR a Reality – Understanding Humans’ Capabilities and Limitations for Novel Product Design

May 11

Dr. Tim Leung, University of Washington

Mean-Reverting Portfolio Construction and Optimal Timing Strategy

May 18

Dr. Xu Xu, North Carolina State University

The applications of computer vision in workplace safety

May 25

Dr. Trond Nilsen, Virtual Therapeutics

An Industrial Engineer’s Adventures in Medical XR

June 1

Dr. Archis Ghate, University of Washington

Robust Markov Decision Processes with Data-driven, Distance-based Ambiguity Sets