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Prof. Ikhlaq Sidhu to Help Develop Chile’s New Engineering Economy

By Eugene Pang | January 4, 2016

Prof. Ikhlaq Sidhu to Help Develop Chile’s New Engineering Economy Keith McAleer January 4, 2016 Prof. Ikhlaq Sidhu of IEOR and Chief Scientist/Founding Director of the Sutardja Center has been invited to serve on International Advisory Board (IAB) of the…

Sutardja Center Alums Create “Prynt”, A Polaroid Printing Smartphone Case

By Eugene Pang | December 18, 2015

Prynt, a San Francisco-based startup founded by two graduates of a Berkeley Engineering entrepreneurship program, is bringing instant print photography to smartphones. The grads designed a smartphone case equipped with a built-in mini-printer, for printing digital photos on the go.…

Now hiring: IEOR Lecturer position

By Eugene Pang | December 17, 2015

The DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS RESEARCH at University of California, Berkeley is generating an applicant pool of qualified temporary instructors to teach courses in the department should an opening arise. The ad will remain in place for one…

Take The QuakeCAFE Quiz: Are You Ready For The Big One?

By Eugene Pang | December 16, 2015

Take The QuakeCAFE Quiz: Are You Ready For The Big One? Keith McAleer December 16, 2015 Take the quiz! How prepared are you?  No one knows when the next big earthquake will hit California, but most can agree on one…

Students Present ‘Challenge Lab’ Projects

By Eugene Pang | December 15, 2015

December 15, 2015 Challenge Lab (IEOR 185) is a project of the Sutardja Center of Entrepreneurship & Technology and uses a competition-based format to teach students how to be entrepreneurs by working in interdisciplinary teams to develop a product. The competition categories this year…

Happy Holidays From Berkeley IEOR!

By Eugene Pang | December 9, 2015

Happy Holidays From Berkeley IEOR! Keith McAleer December 9, 2015 Happy holidays to you and your family! — from Berkeley Industrial Engineering & Operations Research

Rhonda Righter Named Co-Chair For The European Conference On Queueing Theory

By Eugene Pang | December 2, 2015

December 2, 2015 Congratulations to Professor Righter for being named program co-chair for the European Conference on Queueing Theory (ECQT).  The goal of the conference is to connect scientists and technicians to facilitate the exchange of ideas, theory, and applications in Queueing Theory…

Now Hiring: Tenure-Track / Tenure Faculty Position At Berkeley IEOR

By Berkeley IEOR | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 The DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS RESEARCH (IEOR) at University of California, Berkeley is conducting a search for candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor level. The expected start…

Professor Alper Atamturk Delivers Keynote At INFORMS

By Eugene Pang | November 5, 2015

Professor Alper Atamturk was a speaker at the annual INFORMS conference held this year in Philadelphia from November 1-4.  At the conference, Alper delivered his keynote titled “Conic Integer Optimization” (abstract below). Conic Integer Optimization In the last 25 years we have experienced significant advances…