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News from ISE at Illinois — Spring 2019
 
 
 

William Norris and colleagues have been awarded over $4M in contracts by Army Corp of Engineers to develop autonomous construction systems.

 
 

ISE IS NUMBER 9. Yes, our growth and excellence have been reflected in our new U.S. News and World Report ranking as an ISE undergraduate program. This is the highest position ISE | Grainger has ever occupied, and the biggest upward leap in memory. Below, you can read about what our faculty and students are up to.

 
 
Faculty News
 
 
 
 

For the past six years, Professor Carolyn Beck has been probing how epidemic processes work, and her models can be applied to diseases of all types, as well as to computer viruses or even the spread of “fake news.”

 
 
 

Kos Ishii-Toshiba Award-winner Professor Harrison Kim engineers revolutionary sustainable product design.

 
 
 
Professor Alexander Stolyar is one of the country’s leading experts in the stability of queues, or jobs lined up to be processed by servers.
 
 
 

Professor Abigail Wooldridge specializes in studying team communication in all types of medical scenarios; in fact, she recently launched a pilot project that examines teamwork during hospital handoffs.

 
 
 

Professor Xin Chen’s mathematical models balance inventory so companies such as Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com can meet online orders.

 
 
 
 
 
 

SpaceX isn’t the only Elon Musk company Darragh has spent time with; twice, he has interned at Tesla, where he worked in the world renowned “Gigafactory”

 
 
 

When a person is not only a fierce competitor with their body, but also their mind, it’s an accomplishment that all should know about. The ISE department has one such herculean individual and her name is Alex Wittinger.

 
Gaurav Singh. 
 

Female industrial and systems engineering graduates are poised to make a difference.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Dr. O'Connor's career path saw him putting blast-resistant windows in the pentagon, among other accomplishments.

 
 
 
 
 
 

ISE is an accessible, agile department in the Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. We thrive on collaboration with alumni, corporations, and researchers. Please contact us; let us know your ideas.

Donald Biggar Willett Professor in Engineering, ISE Department Head
(217) 244-3848
 
Coordinator for Corporate, Alumni, & Student Relations
(217) 244-0095
 
William Gillespie
News Editor / Communications and Marketing 
(217) 722-1033 
 

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