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  1. Food Quality News: Imported food from countries with low GDP poses higher safety risks – study

  2. Partnership aims to improve quality, consistency in Wisconsin assisted living communities

  3. WSJ: 3-D laser scanner brings crime scenes to life

  4. Researchers find food imported from low-GDP nations poses higher safety risks

  5. Food imported from low-GDP nations poses higher safety risks, study finds

  6. Educational Innovation: ISyE junior design course uses blended learning and lego kits to teach fundamental skills of design

  7. Imagining a healthier future

  8. ISyE alum chosen as president-elect of Society of Engineering and Management Systems

  9. ISyE team receives Best Ergonomics in Design Article Award for their paper on medical management devices

  10. Isthmus: Virtually real: UW lab takes sci-fi concept into the physical world

  11. HFES recognizes ISyE student and faculty member for outstanding contributions to the field

  12. ISyE Professor receives Virginia K. Saba Award from AMIA

  13. ISyE Professor receives A.R. Lauer Safety Award from HFES

  14. ISyE students win Best Student Poster Award from INFORMS

  15. UW-Madison ranks 4th in research expenditures

  16. Wisconsin State Journal: On Campus: Badger Bracketology uses model to predict the college football playoff

  17. Alumnus Patrick Quirk receives top honor from the College of Engineering

  18. Virtual reality at the DMV?

  19. ISyE associate professor participates in NSF research initiative to transform infrastructure

  20. ISyE alumnus receives award from the Milwaukee School of Engineering

  21. ISyE associate professor visits Oberlin College as part of a distinguished visitor program

  22. Wisconsin Public Radio: New site aims to keep older Wisconsinites in their homes longer

  23. $20 million grant powers game-changing Internet access effort

  24. New social network aims to keep Wisconsin seniors in their homes longer

  25. Sabbatical offers inspiration to ISyE associate professor

  26. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 16 Engineers' Day

  27. GERS students bring science and engineering to underrepresented minority students in Madison

  28. Graduate mentors help guide undergrads through their early research experiences

  29. Software piggybacks on electronic medical records, saves clinician time

  30. Robertson signs ASEE pledge to promote diversity in engineering

  31. UW-Madison engineer contributes to national report on healthcare errors

  32. Major commitment to elevate UW-Madison undergraduate engineering education

  33. ISyE grad becomes first UW-Madison student to receive prestigious $50,000 MIT award

  34. Focus on new faculty: Nicole Werner, improving healthcare transitions from hospital to home

  35. Historic gift yields 13 new engineering professorships

  36. U.S. News ranks college No. 14 for undergrad education

  37. ISyE Professor taking new approach to large-scale optimization problems after receiving NSF funding

  38. Focus on new faculty: Xin Wang, untying knotty systems

  39. New York Times: Google’s driverless cars run into problem: Cars with drivers

  40. UW Researcher receives NIH grant to study use of evidence-based practices in health care

  41. UW student chapter of The Institute of Industrial Engineers wins GOLD award from national organization

  42. Psychology and computer science experts use machine teaching to elevate the learning process

  43. The UW-Madison Human Factors and Ergonomics Society receives Gold Award, fourth year in a row

  44. ASME elects ISyE professor as a fellow

  45. ISyE Professor receives NSF grant to improve E-visits

  46. SEIPS short course illustrates challenges of operating medical systems, raising questions about patient safety

  47. MIT Technology Review: Teach your robot to do the dishes

  48. Engineering students gain global perspective studying in China

  49. CSI Discovery: 3-D scanning researchers partner with Wisconsin law enforcement

  50. Catalyzing materials research across Wisconsin

  51. Customizing—for the masses

  52. ORiginals Research: ORiginals season 1, episode 1: Professor Laura McLay

  53. ISyE alum Kopetsky honored with lifetime achievement award

  54. Announcing some of our new faculty stars

  55. Sound Engineering: UW-Madison’s burgeoning optimization community

  56. Catalyzing UW-Madison’s neuroengineering community

  57. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Virtual home intended to break down walls in health care

  58. Gratz brings “business hustle” to ISyE industrial advisory board

  59. Alumnus Werner shares perspective on solar energy

  60. ISyE transfer student finds a new home at UW-Madison, receives DOD SMART scholarship

  61. Emerson professorship sparks successes

  62. Many engineering students honored at chancellor’s undergraduate awards ceremony

  63. Focus on ISyE faculty: Jim Luedtke

  64. Carayon honored as patient safety expert

  65. Steuber Prize announces 2015 winners

  66. Professor Emeritus Harold Steudel recognized for his many years of teaching and research

  67. ISyE graduate student awarded DOD SMART scholarship

  68. Engineering Expo inspires K-12 students to explore engineering

  69. Wausau Daily Herald: Engineers buttress Wisconsin industries

  70. The natural order and divine law of optimization

  71. Wisconsin State Journal: Tom Still: Keeping the pipeline filled with engineers essential for Wisconsin business

  72. With optimal ER, ISyE students win national healthcare student competition

  73. Isthmus: A 'technology sandbox'

  74. Bracketology 101: What McLay reads in the seeds

  75. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Bill in Congress would establish 'manufacturing universities'

  76. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: I am The Wisconsin Idea

  77. College ranked 14th-best in the nation

  78. Engineering PhD student wins early excellence in teaching award

  79. Computing with grand demands

  80. Xconomy: UW-Madison IoT Lab honing its role amid campus entrepreneurship push

  81. Forbes: Internet of things 101

  82. UW-Madison engineers' knowledge, skills a boon to state and national employers

  83. NBC15: Three lottery tickets worth $350,000 each sold in Dane County

  84. Control Design: Researchers study how to make robots more like your co-workers

  85. Computer science, industrial engineering research enhances robotic manufacturing

  86. Researchers aim to help hospitalized patients avoid fatal blood clots

  87. Internet of Things Lab open house showcases student innovation

  88. Quick Response Manufacturing book now available in six languages

  89. Focus on new faculty: Alberto Del Pia

  90. HFES student chapter wins gold award for National Ergonomics Month

  91. Industry networking and community outreach help UW-Madison HFES student chapter excel

  92. Linderoth honored by INFORMS Computing Society

  93. The Badger Herald: Ebola concerns raise questions about travel

  94. Zhou receives $650K to develop Air Force aircraft damage-detection system

  95. Mathematical Moments: Providing power

  96. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor alumni at Engineers’ Day

  97. WKOW: Smartphone app would allow patients to send doctors photos

  98. Empowering parents to make teen drivers safer

  99. Managing asthma through mobile computing

  100. Math makes power grids more efficient

  101. Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel: Epic helps Apple develop HealthKit, its new platform for health apps

  102. Li and Zhou receive grant to model performance indicators in smart manufacturing

  103. Bier named National Academies BMSA member

  104. McLay and Luedtke funded to assess supply chain cyber-security

  105. Radwin elected to HFES executive council

  106. HFES student chapter wins gold award for third straight year

  107. McLay paper receives IIE award

  108. Strong engineers, strong community

  109. Gerald Nadler, former ISyE professor, dies at 90

  110. Preventative medicine: Algorithms enable manufacturers to remotely anticipate machine health crises

  111. Shi receives grant to benefit industrial planning from top floor to shop floor

  112. NSF grant funds new method for extracting data from manufacturing machines

  113. Liu receives NSF grant to research Alzheimer’s

  114. Digital manufacturing team calls for research proposals and input

  115. Carayon named to Institute of Medicine committee

  116. UW-Madison engineer a 2014 NAE workshop participant

  117. ISyE PhD student wins peer mentor award

  118. Wiegmann honored by AMA

  119. Cell phone alerts provide quick notice during storms

  120. A big boost for innovation

  121. UW-Madison College of Engineering up, loons down

  122. UW-Madson College of Engineering gets $25 million research gift

  123. UW-Madison College of Engineering receives $25 million grant

  124. Harvesting the power of big data in agriculture

  125. McLay and collaborators receive NSF grant

  126. McLay paper receives honor

  127. Vanderheiden funded to assess Internet accessibility

  128. Tinkering fosters business success for Internet of Things Lab

  129. The world of networked objects explored

  130. Smartphone app aids alcohol addiction treatment

  131. Four ISYE students win case study competition

  132. ISyE PhD candidate’s paper selected for Vienna research symposium

  133. Driver distraction a leading cause of accidents

  134. Odds of winning lottery 1,000 times greater than picking perfect NCAA bracket

  135. Add a bus stop to your diet

  136. UW-Madison engineering programs ranked highly in U.S. News and World Report

  137. Experts to focus on driver distraction as safety concerns grow

  138. Ayse Gurses (PhD ISyE '05) among alumni association 40 Under 40

  139. UW-Madison a partner in national effort to retool U.S. manufacturing

  140. Alums giving back: A Q&A with two members of the ISyE alumi board

  141. Madison biotech supplier goes lean to stave off foreign competitors

  142. McLay named INFORMS SPPSN president

  143. Instructors innovating ISyE senior design

  144. Grad support endowment fund enables engineer to help nursing homes

  145. Focus on new faculty: Kaibo Liu, making data translate in the real world

  146. Reflections on innovation

  147. Researchers seek to understand the brain, boost batteries, improve patient care, and produce advanced biofuels

  148. While you were away: Catching up on a not-so-dead winter break

  149. College of Engineering 2013 highlights

  150. Engineering PhD student to present at international human-computer interaction convention

  151. Engineering TA wins 2013 teaching award

  152. Her response: Increase the ‘reward’ of high-risk scenarios

  153. ISyE student on winning team at investment competition

  154. Racine students explore engineering’s possibilities at UW-Madison

  155. CQPI team hopes to prevent VTE

  156. Industrial engineering grad student receives ethics fellowship

  157. Exploring home health environments with virtual reality

  158. UW-Madison College of Engineering to honor eight outstanding alumni

  159. Zhou and Brennan receive NSF grant to help asthma patients manage healthcare

  160. Sound Engineering: An alum predicts a solar disruption

  161. Brennan named one of 10 influential women in health IT

  162. UW grad and SunPower CEO Tom Werner touts solar industry growth

  163. NSF grant funds bio-manufacturing study

  164. Industrial and systems engineering student earns recognition

  165. Company wins two competitions at 2013 EAA AirVenture

  166. HFES Student Chapter wins gold award for second straight year

  167. Carayon named to HFES executive council

  168. IIE students honored

  169. Luedtke wins INFORMS young researchers prize

  170. Zhou earns collaboration grant to help meet the needs of teleservice systems

  171. Introducing 10 new College of Engineering faculty members

  172. Prof. John Lee and the "Lake Wobegon effect"

  173. ISyE Departmental News Article (No images) 5297

  174. Sound Engineering: Making aeromedical flights safer

  175. Wiegmann to receive HFES Lauer safety award

  176. Paper on vehicle paint quality receives award

  177. Authors suggest systems approach can transform healthcare

  178. Five questions ... about manufacturing systems engineering education

  179. Lee to serve on NRC panel

  180. Vanderheiden and collaborators honored for technology access innovations

  181. Silicon Valley Badger engineers share their secrets of success

  182. Chen wins funding for virtual reality home rehabilitation device

  183. Lee receives driver behavior modeling contract from Toyota

  184. RFID advance to improve safety of nation’s blood supply

  185. Fast companies: 20 years of quick-response manufacturing

  186. ISyE healthcare conference a success

  187. Engineering students honored for classroom, community productivity

  188. Team earns grant focused on reducing workplace injury, fatigue

  189. Advanced manufacturing focus of June 10-14 conference

  190. Engineering students recognized for service and leadership

  191. Award to fund Wiegmann project on medical evacuations

  192. Brennan joins national health IT working group

  193. Ergonomics award for Carayon paper

  194. Vanderheiden project receives $12 million for implementation in Europe

  195. ISyE Professor Emeritus George Box passes away

  196. Vanderheiden receives award for contributions to low vision work

  197. Virtual exertions research uses muscle activity to move virtual objects

  198. College, grad programs, in top-20 in U.S. News rankings

  199. Three faculty among UW-Madison Kellett award recipients

  200. Mutlu earns Carnegie Mellon computer science award

  201. Video tool could help active workers avoid injury

  202. UW-Madison engineer named to National Academy of Engineering

  203. Carayon speaks at kickoff meeting of new joint healthcare/engineering initiative

  204. Ferris and others to create tool to guide bioenergy policy

  205. Ian Robertson named new UW-Madison engineering dean

  206. It's the stuff of dreams: Better healthcare at home

  207. ISyE students return victorious from Human Factors and Ergonomics Society meeting

  208. Turning a rusty surgeon into a well-oiled machine

  209. Private gifts support nearly 40 engineering faculty professorships

  210. New projects for CQPI

  211. Robinson to take the helm at INFORMS

  212. Lee speaks at NAS symposium on value of social sciences

  213. Honors in vehicle research for two ISyE students

  214. ISyE student wins prize for cyber security research

  215. A model for personalized breast cancer screening decisions

  216. Recovery at work: Treatment may end, but challenges persist for breast cancer survivors

  217. Li earns NSF funding to improve rapid-response healthcare

  218. $800K for Radwin study of repetitive motion injury

  219. New interdisciplinary collaboration will develop coaching program for surgical excellence

  220. Mobile apps may help prevent substance abuse relapses

  221. Two graduate students finalists in decision analysis paper competition

  222. Student chapter of HFES wins top honors for on-campus efforts

  223. UW-Madison, college, among top U.S. public universities

  224. Save the dates: Blended learning seminar series begins September 19

  225. Vanderheiden named Human Factors and Ergonomics Society fellow

  226. Multidisciplinary team maps costs of participating in health information exchange

  227. Article on quick response manufacturing wins national award

  228. New leadership for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  229. Student IIE chapter stands out for participation

  230. Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor Ben-Tzion “Bentzi” Karsh dies

  231. From summer abroad in China, students acquire a new view of the world

  232. With help from Milwaukee company, two engineers graduate with a head start

  233. Barrier-free technology coming of age

  234. Unsafe at any speed: Even for driving pros, distractions increase crash risk

  235. Wiegmann and colleagues receive award for trauma research

  236. Bringing best practices to Wisconsin manufacturers

  237. Zhou gets grant for quality control study

  238. High honors for widely-cited Linderoth paper

  239. Grants and graduate support for Wiegmann, Shi

  240. When process equals progress: Building blocks for biotech businesses

  241. Robinson wins Kimball Medal

  242. Alagoz named associate editor for two industry publications

  243. ISyE renews Alpha Pi

  244. European Commission funds cloud computing initiative begun at UW

  245. Grant funds effort to improve patient OR to ICU transitions


  246. A decade of gains in engineering graduate student diversity

  247. Optimizing optimization when symmetry is at play

  248. Carayon to be honored by International Ergonomics Association

  249. Video: Opportunities in engineering: Annual report 2011

  250. Engineering alumni to receive top college honors at Oct. 14 Engineers' Day

  251. Human factors expert to help guide safety in next generation of space exploration

  252. QRM helps Plover, Wisconsin, company to slash lead times, expand into new markets

  253. CHESS receives $9.5 million to help older adults

  254. College honors 25 faculty and staff at spring celebration

  255. Thousands experience science at successful Engineering Expo

  256. Drug courts test smart phone app to help addicted offenders

  257. Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery facility opens on UW-Madison campus

  258. Industrial engineering professor emeritus named to manufacturing 'dream team'

  259. New simulator puts UW-Madison on the map for driving research

  260. It's about time: U.S. manufacturers CAN compete

  261. Major grant aims at breaking the habit of implicit bias

  262. College honors distinguished alumni at Oct. 8 Engineers' Day celebration

  263. Google executive to address Wisconsin industry at E-Business conference

  264. Partnering with UW-Madison QRM center gives Phoenix Products a bright future