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Keep up to date with the latest Industrial and Systems Engineering news.

2/2/17

UB INFORMS Student Chapter is inviting motivated graduate and undergraduate students to volunteer for potential Pro Bono projects with not-for-profit organizations in Buffalo. 

2/2/17

The Dow Big Data Challenge will begin registering teams soon. Team registration will happen online starting February 13th. Learn more.

2/1/17

Jessica Dorismond has received an award from INFORMS to attend the Winter Simulation Conference.

1/31/17
An article on Futurity reports on UB research that suggests that data from Twitter and possibly other social media platforms can be used to improve event planning, route scheduling, crowd regulations and other subway operations, and quotes Qing He, Stephen Still Assistant Professor in Transportation Engineering and Logistics.
1/26/17

Preliminary study examines Mets-Yankees game and U.S. Open tennis, finds tweets effective for gathering real-time passenger info.

1/19/17
An article on PCWorld reports on a father and son team in the Start-Up NY program who have invented a liquid metal printing machine that could represent a significant transformation in manufacturing.
1/18/17
An article on DPA Magazine reports that Vader Systems, a father and son team in the Start-Up NY program, has invented a liquid metal printing machine that could represent a significant transformation in manufacturing.
1/18/17
An article in the Southeast Asia Globe about the major health and environmental impact of obsolete technology and other hazardous e-waste that are piling up in Singapore, Vietnam, Cambodia and other Southeast Asia locations quotes Sara Behdad, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering and an expert on e-waste.
1/12/17

With the help of UB researchers, the company has created what's believed to be the first liquid metal 3-D printer for manufacturing.

12/20/16

The grant builds upon UB’s interdisciplinary research efforts to make traffic systems smarter, safer and more sustainable.