February 2021

February 1, 2021
Industrial and systems engineering Professor Susan Albin was named among the class of 2020 Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) Fellows. INFORMS is dedicated to promoting best practices and advances in operations research, management science, and analytics. As the field's largest professional association, INFORMS and its members work to improve operational and decision-making processes, and outcomes.

January 2021

January 8, 2021
Panel of jurors includes distinguished alumni
January 8, 2021
Women's Swimming & Diving   Analyzing situations is something senior Delaney Carey is used to doing. The key for Carey in working towards long-term goals is putting her head down and grinding towards it.
January 7, 2021
The following article was part of a Star-Ledger and op-ed series on engineering fields that will change the world by Rutgers School of Engineering faculty. Medical implants customized for each patient. One-of-a-kind automobiles customized by the buyer and purchased direct from an automaker. Tiny batches of custom-built molds and dies needed by a specialty factory.

June 2020

June 16, 2020
Abundant Opportunities to Achieve For Rutgers Honors College student Priti Kantesaria, who graduated in May with a degree in industrial and systems engineering (ISE), Rutgers offered a world of opportunities. “Rutgers gives you the chance to become the person you want to be – as long as you’re willing to pursue it – and there are countless opportunities to do that here,” she says.
June 12, 2020
A Degree with Unlimited Possibilities For graduating senior Mazie Ayers, a School of Engineering education has opened the door to a world of unlimited possibilities. “It’s been very rewarding to learn something in class and realize it applies to so many parts of my life and I’m really grateful for this,” she says. “I’ve learned there are so many directions I can go in – the possibilities are limitless.”

March 2020

March 26, 2020
Amazon’s Staten Island robotic fulfillment center, opened in September 2018, is an 855,000-square-foot warehouse manned by more than 2,000 full-time employees and hundreds of 350-pound robots. A group of ISE students toured the facility to gain a deeper understanding of the industrial and systems engineering discipline, particularly warehouse layout, warehouse operations, and material handling.

October 2019

October 22, 2019
“I can’t emphasize enough the importance of optimization and statistics to advances in machine learning. The solid knowledge I gained in these areas at Rutgers contribute in positive and significant ways to my own success and learning in this area.”  – Di Wu, PhD Vice President, Machine Learning and Customer Risk Modeling, Risk Management, American Express Company  
October 22, 2019
Researcher and author of A Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks, Eric Rosenberg has studied networks since he joined Bell Labs after earning his doctoral degree at Stanford. “The field of network science has recently attracted enormous interest, by considering such topics as social networks, brain networks and the security of our national infrastructure,” he said.

May 2019

May 17, 2019
More than 85 Industrial and Systems Engineering alumni, faculty, and friends attended the ISE Alumni Networking Event on May 2, 2019, at Battellos Restaurant in Jersey City. Congratulations to Stanley Makadok, MS'64, recipient of this year's Distinguished Alumnus Award, and Peter Manzetti, BS'82, recipient of the Outstanding Alumnus Service Award.