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IEOR Student Summer Experiences

What were IEOR students up to this summer? We asked our undergraduate and Ph.D. students to share their summer experiences, whether it was in research or industry to show the breadth of opportunities for IEOR students. Emily Garcia (B.S. ’20) Undergraduate Research Fellow at Purdue University Over the summer, as a Purdue Summer Undergraduate Research…

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Graduate Profile: Sheng Liu

Sheng Liu is graduating this year with a Ph.D. in IEOR. He has just accepted a faculty position at the University of Toronto. Below, Sheng reflects on his experience at UC Berkeley and talks more about his plans for the future. IEOR: Tell us a bit about your research. What topics are you interested in?…

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Graduate Profile: Cédric Josz

Cédric Josz is a postdoctoral scholar in the IEOR department. He has just accepted a faculty position at Columbia University. Below is more about Cédric’s research and plans for the future. IEOR: Tell us a bit about your research. What topics are you interested in? How are you applying IEOR methods to solve them? Cédric…

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Renyuan Xu: “There is always uncertainty in life”

When IEOR PhD student Renyuan Xu was a kid growing up in Jinan, China, she found herself very curious about the future, especially where there was some uncertainty involved. “When we were kids, we sometimes had the feeling that something may happen, something may not happen. Will it be raining tomorrow? It has some certainty…

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