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.
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.
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.
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
Coordinator for Corporate, Alumni, & Student Relations