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8/2/17

Professor Rajan Batta was listed in the top 50 “most productive and influential authors" in a recently published article commemorating the 40th year of publication of European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR).

7/31/17
UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences gave its highest honor, the Dean’s Award for Achievement, to Ann Wegrzyn (BS IE 1985; MBA 1990) for her substantial contribution to the practice of engineering and the applied sciences and for her exceptional professional career. 
7/20/17
An article on Ceramics, the website of the American Ceramic Society, reports a 3D printed graphene aerogel developed by Chi Zhou has been recognized by the Guinness World Records as the world’s lightest 3D printed structure.
7/17/17
An article in PBS NewsHour by Sara Behdad, assistant professor with a joint appointment in the departments of mechanical and aerospace engineering, and industrial and systems engineering, looks at the benefits of supporting people who want to repair and reuse their electronic devices when they break.
7/12/17
An article in The Conversation by Sara Behdad, an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the departments of mechanical and aerospace engineering and industrial and systems engineering, looks at the benefits of supporting people who want to repair and reuse their electronic devices when they break.
7/12/17

Thomas was nominated for the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Fellow Award by members of the Executive Committee of the IISE Accreditation Advisory Council. 

7/10/17
An article on Engineering reports a 3D printed graphene aerogel developed by Chi Zhou, assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering, has been recognized by Guinness World Records as the world’s lightest 3D printed structure.
6/30/17
An article on PhysOrg reports a 3D printed graphene aerogel developed by Chi Zhou, assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering, has been recognized by Guinness World Records as the world’s lightest 3D printed structure.
6/28/17

The structure was fabricated by Chi Zhou, assistant professor in UB's Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and collaborators.

6/27/17

The project teams from the department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Uganda is working towards understanding inventory management behaviors of medicine outlets in Uganda to help tailor pharmaceutical supply chain interventions by incorporating for local practices and behaviors.