U-M IOE assistant professor, Xi Jessie Yang, and associate professor, Cong Shi, have received funding from the Army Research Laboratory to improve trust dynamics within human-agent relationships to create effective teaming.
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Jessie Yang and Cong Shi receive ARL funding for research on human-agent teaming
Helping Michigan Medicine workers during COVID-19
New website pairs workers with volunteers ready to help.
Tackling COVID-19 problems with industrial engineering
Lessons learned from optimizing retail could help optimize our COVID-19 response.
Why automakers could pivot to making ventilators
Perspective from engineers with experience in the auto industry.
Amy Cohn receives MDHHS funding to improve hospital staffing
U-M IOE professor, Amy Cohn, has received funding from MDHHS to improve staffing and safety issues within Michigan’s state hospital system using simulation tools and optimization techniques.
Viswanath Nagarajan receives NSF funding to research a new class of stochastic optimization problems
U-M IOE Assistant Professor Viswanath Nagarajan has received NSF funding to explore models and algorithms for stochastic covering problems in the presence of noisy outcomes.
Seth Guikema elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis
U-M IOE Associate Professor Seth Guikema has been elected President of the Society for Risk Analysis, an international community with over 2,000 members.
Xiuli Chao receives funding from J&J to develop algorithms for continuous production process
U-M IOE’s Xiuli Chao receives funding from Johnson & Johnson for a project centered on developing optimization algorithms to improve continuous production process.
Joi Mondisa receives National Science Foundation Career Award
U-M IOE Assistant Professor Joi Mondisa has received a National Science Foundation Career Award for her research in mentoring practices that help minoritized undergraduate students persist in STEM.
U-M INFORMS Student Chapter and Ruiwei Jiang awarded at INFORMS Annual Meeting
At the recent INFORMS Annual Meeting, the U-M INFORMS student chapter and U-M IOE Assistant Professor Ruiwei Jiang were recognized for their work in operations research and the management sciences.
Clive D’Souza Awarded by the Council for Disability Concerns
U-M IOE Assistant Professor Clive D’Souza was awarded a Certificate of Appreciation by the Council for Disability Concerns.
Joi Mondisa receives funding to explore the use of virtual mentoring
U-M IOE Assistant Professor Joi Mondisa has received funding for a project aimed at evaluating the use of virtual mentoring for HBCU undergraduate students in computer science.
Xiuli Chao and Brian Denton elected as INFORMS Fellows
U-M IOE’s Xiuli Chao and Brian Denton have been elected as INFORMS fellows for the class of 2019.
Xiuli Chao receives funding to improve the efficiencies of sharing economy
U-M IOE professor, Xiuli Chao, receives funding from Didi for a project focused on improving the efficiencies of sharing economy through enhanced matching and contract design.
Mitigating uncertainties in remote computer numerical control using data-driven transfer learning
U-M IOE’s Raed Al Kontar receives research funding from Cyber-physical Systems, a National Science Foundation program, for a project centered on the refinement of computer numerical control as a cloud service.
Two new IOE associate chair positions created
Two new associate chair positions have been created to provide oversight and administrative leadership to IOE’s undergraduate and graduate programs.