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April 2017

April 13, 2017
The German Center for Research and Innovation Foundation (GCRI), in 2016 established an engineering prize to be awarded to an outstanding senior-year engineering student. The $1,500 award will be presented to outstanding engineering students in the United States and Canada. It is an opportunity to celebrate student engineering achievement and enhance visibility of German research and innovation on college campuses in North America for Transatlantic collaboration.

March 2017

March 23, 2017
James T. Luxhoj and his undergraduate research assistant, Mr. William H. Joyce, Jr. were the recipients of a Best Paper Award for the Systems Engineering and Design Track for their co-authored paper, "Safety Risk Modeling of a UAS for Monitoring Beach Erosion," presented at the Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Disneyland Resort Hotel, Anaheim, California, May 21-24, 2016.
March 23, 2017
Dr. James T. Luxhoj was invited as a panelist for NASA Focus Session on Aeronautics Thrust 5: Real-time System-wide Safety Assurance (RSSA) and Upcoming NRC Study held at the Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board (ASEB), National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine, Beckman Center, Irvine, California, on October 14, 2017.
March 23, 2017
Professor James T. Luxhøj of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) at Rutgers-New Brunswick will be inducted in the Virginia Tech ISE Academy of Distinguished Alumni on April 28, 2017 at an ISE Awards ceremony in Blacksburg, VA. The Academy of Distinguished Alumni was established by the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department at Virginia Tech and its Advisory Board on October 14, 1993.  VT’s ISE Academy is a group of recognized leaders in the field who have served their profession and society with distinction.
March 23, 2017
James T. Luxhøj, professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, Rutgers University–New Brunswick, is the recipient of the 2017 Wellington Award from the Engineering Economy Division of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers, recognizing outstanding contributions in the field of engineering economy.

October 2016

October 24, 2016
What if playing cops and robbers could inform how defense strategies are built for response to real attacks? That’s the thinking behind the GRIST project that is being developed at Rutgers School of Engineering’s Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.

July 2016

July 8, 2016
Assistant Professor Dr. W. Grace Guo wins the Best Paper Award Second Place for paper "Profile Monitoring and Fault Diagnosis via Sensor Fusion for Ultrasonic Welding" presented at the ASME 2016 Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (2016 MSEC), Blacksburg, VA, June 27 - July 1, 2016. The paper is co-authored with University of Michigan professors Dr. Judy Jin and Dr. S. Jack Hu.

May 2016

May 17, 2016
The German Center for Research and Innovation Foundation (GCRI) awarded its inaugural Outstanding Student Engineering Prize to industrial and systems engineering senior Sofia Hernandez. The $1,500 award was presented to Sofia at an ISE alumni event at Battellos restaurant in Jersey City on May 5.
May 17, 2016
Nearly 100 Industrial and Systems Engineering alumni and faculty joined Dean Tom Farris and Chair Mohsen Jafari to celebrate the inaugural ISE Alumni Networking Event in early May at Battellos Restaurant in Jersey City. Graduates from 1968 through 2015 reconnected amid breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline.

April 2016

April 25, 2016
Student William Joyce and Professor James T. Luxhoj, Safety Risk Modeling of a UAS for Monitoring Beach Erosion, 22nd Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Anaheim, May 21-24, 2016. (Received 2016 ISERC Best Paper Award in Systems Engineering & Design).

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