When it comes to supply chains and logistics, not only is Benoit Montreuil thinking outside the box, he's rethinking the box itself.
While the Internet of Things is getting increased attention among stakeholders in industry and government across all markets and countries, the Physical Internet is progressively considered as an approach worthy of consideration in rethinking the global supply chain.
Leadership at Georgia Tech’s Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE), its Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) and the Physical Internet Center, along with DINALOG (the Dutch Institute for Advanced Logistics), and the Flemish Institute for Logistics (VIL) gathered together on October 6, 2015 to formalize a collaborative working relationship by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU).
By combining information about power plant operation with real-time air quality predictions, researchers have created a new capability to minimize the human health effects of air pollution resulting from electric power generating facilities.
During an invited presentation titled "Quantifying Disparities in Accessibility and Availability of Pediatric Primary Care with Implications for Policy Making," ISyE’s Nicoleta Serban said the study shows disparities in wait times for pediatric primary care are not as significant as the disparities in travel distance.
Georgia Tech, in collaboration with The National University of Singapore, officially launched the Center for Next Generation Logistics on July 24, 2015 in Singapore. The inauguration ceremonies were attended by 150 industry and government representatives and included presentations by the provosts of both universities.
Mission Possible is where students in high school learn just how exciting and lucrative a career in industrial engineering can be for them.
Julio Villafane, IE 1985, attributes his success to hard work, a supportive family, a positive attitude, and the world class education he received from Georgia Tech’s ISyE.
Daniel Dadush, Ph.D. ACO 2012, has received the A. W. Tucker Prize of the Mathematical Optimization Society.
Georgia Tech ranked number five in SCM World’s Top 15 Supply Chain Universities.
The Executive Masters in International Logistics & Supply Chain Strategy (EMIL-SCS) program celebrated its 15th anniversary with a special Reunion and Summit in Vancouver, BC from June 24-26, 2015.
Rebecca Lally, IE 2015, has combined her love of math and sports to create a career where her passions intersect.
Students and a professor in Industrial & Systems Engineering are lending their expertise to the Georgia Tech Police Department and Atlanta Police Department to help them track and solve crime more efficiently.
On May 16th, 27 practitioners from around the world completed the professional certificate program in Health & Humanitarian Supply Chain Management at Georgia Tech, offered by the Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems (HHS).
A few highlights of papers published, keynotes, and new grants from our esteemed ISyE faculty.
Nick and Dylan Buczek have been together their whole life, as best friends and biggest supporters of one another. No surprise, being that they are twins. The powerful pair both studied supply chain engineering at ISyE and post-graduation are beginning their careers at Johnson & Johnson, albeit in different states. We were able to talk to the two about their time at ISyE and what lies ahead for them.
Stan Chia, IE 2005, grew up fascinated with anything that had to do with outer space and especially space shuttles. So it should come as no big surprise that he originally wanted to be an aerospace engineer. So how did he become an industrial engineer? Read on.
New materials and technologies aren't the only ways to address energy storage challenges. ISyE's Valerie Thomas notes that power management, an aspect that doesn't often get much attention, has the potential to greatly impact the way we approach power use and storage.
Imagine going through Georgia Tech in three years. Add two internships, senior design, and co-founding a club while being a president of another to the mix. What do you get? Nishi Anand, a recent ISyE alumna who graduated with honors no less.
Each year, the College of Engineering recognizes select alumni who have contributed to the profession, advanced in their careers, and enhanced the lives of others both personally and professionally. Three ISyE alumni received awards at this year’s induction ceremony.
ISyE undergraduate Juan Tovar has known at a young age that he wanted to become an engineer.
Out of thirty teams of undergraduate students from ISyE, The Home Depot team took home first place at the Spring 2015 Senior Design Competition.
Reed Baker, IE 1985, Michele Etheredge, IE 1986, John Marshall, IE 1996, Jim McClelland, IE 1966, and Major General Kelly McKeague, IE 1985, MSIE 1987, joined the H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering Advisory Board this spring.
The Supply Chain & Logistics Institute at Georgia Tech is pleased to announce a sourcing and procurement short course will be offered in Brunswick, Ga., on June 23-25, 2015, in conjunction with the Brunswick & Glynn County Chamber of Commerce.
The Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) at Georgia Tech, the world’s largest supply chain and logistics research and education enterprise, recently opened an office on the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus.
Students, faculty, parents, alumni, and award sponsors joined together to recognize some of ISyE’s exceptional undergraduate students for their outstanding academic achievement as well as for their contributions to the School and the community at ISyE’s annual Undergraduate Awards Ceremony.
ISyE Ph.D. students Tugce Isik and Simon Mak received ISyE graduate awards this year: the ISyE Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award and the ISyE Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, respectively.
Cheyenne Cazaubon, ISyE student, received The Jane Chumley Ammons Scholarship at the 2015 Women in Engineering Banquet.
George Nemhauser, widely considered to be one of the world’s top optimization researchers, is receiving the Class of 1934 Distinguished Professor Award.
Launching courses, seminars and more on Georgia Coast with the opening of its office at GT Savannah campus
Dima Nazzal has received the Faculty Award for Teaching Excellence at the 2015 Women in Engineering banquet.
Alex Schmid talks about her decision to pursue operations research at ISyE.
An analysis of two treatment strategies for follicular lymphoma, conducted by researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology and Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, indicates that the treatments are cost-effective.
Dr. Dimitris Bertsimas, the 2015 ISyE Distinguished Scholarship Lecturer, spoke to a packed house on March 5. If you were unable to attend, you can watch the video here: http://b.gatech.edu/1xaZS4J
Faculty, staff and students use logistics to help save lives across the globe through Tech’s Center for Health and Humanitarian Systems.
LRMC basketball ranking system a value source for bracketologists
The Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering's (ISyE) graduate program maintained its top ranking once again in the 2016 edition of the U.S. News & World Report.
Every university brags about its alumni, but how many can call a country’s president one of its graduates? Georgia Tech can.
The CDC Senior Design team, who placed as finalists in the Fall 2014 Senior Design Competition, can add another accolade to their project – taking home first place in the Technical Paper Competition at the IIE Southeast Regional Conference at Mississippi State University.
ISyE undergraduate student, Erin Lightfoot, can easily recall the day that altered the focus of her college experience.
Georgia Tech’s NextBuzz system, developed by ISyE Professor John Bartholdi and team in conjunction with Georgia Tech’s Parking and Transportation Services office, received the prestigious Innovation award by the Georgia Transit Association for its implemented innovative ideas and problem-solving techniques in its transit system.
Eva K Lee, ISyE professor and Director for Center for Operations Research in Medicine and Healthcare, has been selected to join the 13-member National Preparedness and Response Science Board, the federal committee that provides advice and guidance to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service
ISyE Assistant Professor Turgay Ayer received a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award.
Sebastian Pokutta, ISyE Coca-Cola Assistant Professor, received a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award.
ISyE Assistant Professor David Goldberg received a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award.
ISyE Assistant Professor Enlu Zhou has received a prestigious National Science Foundation CAREER Award.
Benoit Montreuil joined the Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering this January as the Coca-Cola Material Handling & Distribution Chair.
Professor Sigrún Andradóttir and Professor Dave Goldsman have received this year’s Class of 1940 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award by the Georgia Tech Center for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning (CETL) for their excellence in teaching at Georgia Tech.
Dawn Strickland joined the ISyE faculty as an academic professional with the title of faculty advisor this January. Her primary responsibilities will focus on academic advising for our ISyE undergraduate students.