Bloomberg Friday, June 30, 2017

Toyota’s largest car plant is getting a radical makeover for the SUV era

Jeff Liker, IOE Professor Emeritus, is quoted.

Wired Thursday, May 4, 2017

With the Model 3 coming, Tesla grapples with quality control

Wallace Hopp, IOE professor, discusses the ‘Tesla effect’.

Economic Times Monday, March 20, 2017

When things go wrong in an automated world, would we still know what to do?

Nadine Sarter, IOE professor and engineer, recalls a conversation with five engineers involved in building a particular aircraft in Economic Times.

Bloomberg Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Toyota’s “Made in America” strategy isn’t enough to shield it from Trump

Jeff Liker, IOE professor, weighs in on the pressures Toyota faces to bring more production jobs back to the US.

MGoBlue Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Haydock engineering a path to success

Bailey Haydock, an Industrial and Operations Engineering senior and member of the University of Michigan women’s soccer team, is featured in’s “Scholar Stories.”

Scientific American Thursday, September 22, 2016

Air traffic control without towers

Nadine Sarter, IOE professor, discusses how multiple remote towers create the potential for “location error”—namely thinking you are controlling one airport, when in fact you are managing another. Thursday, July 28, 2016

U-M summer grad school research program marks 30 years of opportunity

Donald Richardson, IOE graduate student, discusses how the program has helped him pursue his Ph.D. in industrial and occupational engineering at U-M after attending SROP as an undergrad student.

In the News Wednesday, July 20, 2016

IOE alum Pooyan Kazemian featured in professional forum

The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences featured Kazemian in its July 2016 Open Forum discussion.

The New York Times Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Anton Yelchin’s death highlights a known issue with Jeeps

Matthew Reed, IOE research professor, who specializes in ergonomics, discusses how typically, automakers test such new designs on consumers.

Michigan Daily Sunday, April 10, 2016

Student of the Year: Rama Mwenesi

Rama Mwenesi, IOE student, is the founder of E-MAGINE, a multidisciplinary student startup working to bring Internet access to remote areas in countries like Brazil, Sierra Leone, Kenya and Zambia.