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Student Profiles

Recent Grad Profiles

Gemma Berenguer

Assistant Professor of Management, Operations Management, Purdue University

Avinash Bhardwaj

Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India

Selina Cai

Assistant Professor, New Jersey Institute of Technology Selina Cai Class of 2012 IEOR Ph.D. What are you currently working on? Research in Operations Management What was the most important thing…

Chen Chen

Assistant Professor in the Integrated Systems Engineering department at the Ohio State University  

Kelly Sin Man Choi

Senior Software Engineer at Google

Andrés Gómez

Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering, University of Southern California

Recent News

Celebrating the Class of 2022

May 19, 2022

This week, UC Berkeley celebrated campus-wide commencement ceremonies for the first time in three years.  Excitement was in the air as the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR) graduated 56 BSc, 5 BA ORMS, 124 M.Eng., 4 Dual Master of Engineering and Master of Business Administration, 10 MSc, and 5 PhD students.  On May 17,…

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The Journal of Mathematical Biology Publishes New Research From IEOR Assistant Professor Thibaut Mastrolia

April 13, 2022

Work from IEOR Assistant Professor Thibaut Mastrolia titled “Incentives, lockdown, and testing: from Thucydides’ analysis to the COVID-19 pandemic” has been published in the Journal of mathematical biology. Emma Hubert (Princeton University), Dylan Possamaï (ETH Zurich), Xavier Warin (EDF and Energy Markets and Finance Laboratory).

Berkeley IEOR Ranks 2nd in the 2022 U.S. News and World Reports Rankings

March 29, 2022

According to the latest U.S. News & World Report survey, UC Berkeley’s Industrial Engineering and Operations Research graduate program ranked 2nd in the nation, with the Georgia Institute of Technology ranking 1st. Further, Berkeley’s College of Engineering also ranked 3rd in the U.S. for its overall graduate engineering programs. MIT was…

Prof. Rajan Udwani Wins INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group Paper Competition

October 29, 2021

Berkeley IEOR Professor Rajan Udwani has been selected as winner of the 2021 INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JFIG) Paper Competition for his work titled Submodular Order Functions and Assortment Optimization. Udwani was selected for his work with submodular order functions and demonstrating the power of submodular order functions. As…

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Using machine learning to detect early stage cancers

August 16, 2021

IEOR Department Benefits from a New $1 Million Endowment to Support Graduate Students

June 21, 2021

IEOR alumni and friends have made 479 contributions to the IEOR Graduate Student Support Fund since it was established in 2009 by professor and alumna, Rhonda Righter, along with IEOR alumni, faculty and friends. Now UC Berkeley’s Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research will benefit from a new $1…