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Applications now open for the 2021 Joe Arai Undergraduate Research Fellowship

By Keith McAleer | April 13, 2021

The Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research is excited to announce that applications are now open for the 2021 Joe Arai Undergraduate Research Fellowship. The goal of the fellowship is to enable an IEOR student to work on a…

Announcing the 2021 Jengyee Prize – Win A $2000 Scholarship!

By Keith McAleer | March 19, 2021

Attention all Berkeley undergraduates! The 2021 Jengyee Prize – Leadership for a Better World — is now accepting applications. The $2,000 prize is awarded annually and is open to all undergraduate students with a sophomore or higher standing, regardless of gender, race,…

Announcing the 2021 Duryea Fellows

By Keith McAleer | March 18, 2021

The Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research is excited to announce that IEOR PhD students Mengzi (Amy) Guo and Mo Liu have been selected as the 2021 Duryea Fellows. Each student will be awarded a stipend to support their…

From IEOR to Fintech Entrepreneur: Alum Haryanto Tanjo Shares His Journey

By Keith McAleer | March 10, 2021

Haryanto Tanjo (B.S. IEOR ‘09) came to Cal as an international student from Indonesia. After graduation, he worked at Cisco, Bayer HealthCare, and then spent three years with Webster Pacific, a management consulting firm in the Bay Area. Haryanto went…

Celebrating 15 Years with Ikhlaq Sidhu and the Sutardja Center

By Keith McAleer | February 26, 2021

Record Increase In Historically Underrepresented Graduate Applicants

By Vishrut Rana | February 11, 2021

Berkeley IEOR research selected as Best Paper Finalist at the 2021 American Control Conference

By Vishrut Rana | January 25, 2021

The work of IEOR PhD student Yuhao Ding, IEOR Associate Professor Javad Lavaei, and EECS Professor Murat Arcak has been selected as a finalist for the Best Student Paper award at the 2021 American Control Conference (ACC). The work is…

Berkeley IEOR MS Student Wins Best Paper Award at Winter Simulation Conference 2020

By Keith McAleer | December 17, 2020

IEOR MS student Haoting Zhang and Professor Zeyu Zheng won the Best Contributed Theoretical Paper Award at the 53th Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2020). The work by Zhang and Zheng proposes new efficient simulation methods for non-stationary spatial temporal Poisson processes. Below…

Alper Atamturk to be the next chair of UC Berkeley’s IEOR Department

By Keith McAleer | December 4, 2020

The University of California, Berkeley Department of Industrial Engineering & Operations Research (IEOR) is excited to announce that Professor Alper Atamturk will be the next chair of the IEOR department starting January 1st, 2021. Alper joined the Berkeley faculty in…