Colloquium Series

2017 Colloquium Schedule


Speaker: Georgia-Ann Klutke, Service, Manufacturing and Operations Research Program Director at the National Science Foundation

Date: Friday, April 7, 2017

Time and Location: 12:00 PM in ME 1163


Speaker: Dr. Vittal Prabhu, Professor in Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, Penn State University

Date: Friday, April 14, 2017

Time and Location: 12:00 PM in ME 1163


2017 Colloquium Recordings

On Cutting Planes for Cardinality-Constrained Linear Programs

Speaker: Jean-Philippe P. Richard, Professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Florida
Date: Friday, March 10, 2017
Duration: 00:55:05

A Multidisciplinary Technology-based Approach to Improving the Lives of Older Adults

Speaker: Sara J. Czaja, Professor in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and Industrial Engineering at the University of Miami and Director of the Center for Aging at the University of Miami; Director of the Center on Research and Education for Aging and Technology Enhancement (CREATE)
Date: Friday, March 3, 2017
Duration: 01:00:34

Learning, Optimization and Incentive Design for Cyber-Physical Energy Systems

Speaker: Dr. Dileep Kalathil, Postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley
Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017
Duration: 00:54:22

Mathemathical Classification of Bipolar Disorder

Speaker: Amy Louise Cochran, T.H. Hildebrandt Research Assistant Professor (post-doc) in the Mathematics Department at the University of Michigan
Date: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Duration: 01:01:04

Mitigating Hard Capacity Constraints in Facility Location Modeling

Speaker: Kayse Maass, Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
Date: Monday, January 30, 2017
Duration: 01:04:12

A Transdisciplinary Approach to Teams: Improving Systems through Team Cognition in Multiple Sociotechnical Settings

Speaker: Dr. Nathan J. McNeese, Postdoctoral Research Associate and Scholar in Human Systems Engineering, Arizona State University
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017
Duration: 00:55:02

Dynamic Control of a Single Server System When Jobs Change Status

Speaker: Dr. Gabriel Zayas-Cabán, Postdoctoral Fellow/Assistant Professor at the Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety, Department of Industry and Operations Research, University of Michigan
Date: Monday, January 23, 2017
Duration: 00:57:05

Data-Driven Algorithms for Complex Supply Chain Systems with Censored Demand

Speaker:  Huanan (Robert) Zhang, Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Duration: 00:59:46

2016 Colloquium Recordings

Perception and Use of a Novel Health IT Application to Improve Care and Family Engagement in Pediatrics ICU

Speaker: Onur Asan, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
Date: Friday, November 18, 2016
Duration: 00:55:20

Ten Things You Could Do with Your ISyE Degree

Speaker: Kim Christopher, 2016 UW-Madison College of Engineering Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient, Director of Product Management, Optum Solutions and Technology at UnitedHealth Group
Date: Friday, November 11, 2016
Duration: 00:76:17

When Will My Order be Done?: Approximate Analysis of Queueing Networks with Nonstationary Demand

Speaker: Ron Askin, Ph.D., Professor in Industrial Engineering in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, Arizona State University
Date: Friday, November 4, 2016
Duration: 00:60:03

A Sequential Algorithm for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems with Chance Constraints

Speaker: Andreas Wächter, Associate Professor in Industrial Engineering & Management Sciences, Northwestern University
Date: Friday, September 30, 2016
Duration: 00:60:49

Elective Surgery Scheduling Considering Time-Dependent Patient Health Conditions

Speaker: Dr. Yuehwern Yih, Ph.D., Professor in the School of Industrial Engineering at Purdue University and Associate Director of the Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering
Date: Friday, September 16, 2016
Duration: 00:52:18

Distributionally Robust Chance-Constrained Bin Packing

Speaker: Siqian Shen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, and Associate Director for Michigan Institute for Computational Discovery & Engineering,University of Michigan at Ann Arbor Date: Friday, September 9, 2016
Duration: 00:50:14

Intellectual Property Basics and Technology Transfer for UW Researchers

Speaker: Leah Haman, Intellectual Property Associate, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Date: Friday, January 29, 2016

Duration: 00:55:04


Valuing Prearranged Paired Kidney Exchanges: A Stochastic Game Approach

Speaker: Murat Kurt, Merck & Co.

Date: Friday, February 12, 2016

Duration: 00:59:44


Demand Modeling with Forecast Evolution:  An Application to Production Planning

Speaker: Dr. Reha Uzsoy, North Carolina State University

Date: Friday, February 26, 2016

Duration: 00:58:43


Interactive Team Cognition: From Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems Control to Healthcare

Speaker: Dr. Nancy J. Cooke, Arizona State University

Date: Friday, March 4, 2016

Duration: 00:55:10


Collaborative Quality Improvement in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

Speaker: Dr. Richard Hughes, University of Michigan

Date: Friday, March 18, 2016

Duration: 00:56:12