Recent Faculty Honors and Activity

Assistant Professor Aziz Ezzat

  • Has been elected to serve as the 2023-2024 president of the Energy Systems Division at the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineering’s (IISE). 
  • Has received the 2022-2023 IISE Data Analytics Teaching Award, which recognizes excellence in teaching courses related to data analytics in industrial engineering

Associate Professor Zhimin Xi

  • Was appointed in 2022 to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Design Automation Conference Executive Committee
  • Was named associate editor of Transactions, the ASME Journal of Mechanical Design
  • Is serving on the management committee of the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS)

Assistant Professor Farzad Yousefian

  • Was honored with a Meritorious Service Award as a top reviewer by the editorial board of the Mathematical Programming journal

Professor Elsayed Elsayed

  • Received the Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) Society International Distinguished Educator Award in December 2022.