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

An article in Metro Magazine reports on a research partnership between UB and the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority to dramatically improve the public transit experience for the region’s many riders who have some type of disability, and quotes Victor Paquet, professor of industrial and systems engineering.
Lightning talks, a networking reception and panel discussions with industry leaders, including a Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist, highlighted the Fourth Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference.

Alumni, corporate partners, and students were recognized for their achievements during the Fourth Annual SEAS Awards Night on Oct. 5, 2017.


Research team is taking what they’ve learned through lab simulations on UB's South Campus and applying the findings to the NFTA’s fleet of buses.

Public reports that Jun Zhuang, associate professor of industrial and systems engineering, is among recipients of National Science Foundation grants devoted to studying the effect of recent hurricanes.

The program, which offers matching grants up to $25,000, utilizes UB's engineering expertise.


Engineering school marks completion of nation’s first comprehensive ‘specialization’ on digital manufacturing.

A story on WXXI-AM in Rochester about a program that helps people with disabilities to kayak and participate in other activities in the Great Lakes region interviews Victor Paquet, associate professor of industrial and systems engineering and a member of UB’s IDeA Center – short for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access.