Date posted: 05/06/16

The Siebel Energy Institute has just announced its 2016 research grant recipients which include IEOR Assistant Professor Anil Aswani. Recipients will receive $50,000 seed grants to develop energy science research. Anil will join Emmanuel Gobet and Philippe Drobinski from École Polytechnique in researching "Data Analytics and Stochastic Control for Optimal Management of Microgrid Generation and Storage Resources."  More information can be found at the Siebel Energy Institute.

Date posted: 04/29/16

“We forget just how painfully dim the world was before electricity. A candle, a good candle, provides barely a hundredth of the illumination of a single 100 watt light bulb.” – Bill Bryson

Date posted: 04/20/16

The Sutardja Center is pleased to announce that Team Outliers (Rebecca Barter and Shamindra Shrotriya) have won the Geisinger Health Collider. Team Outliers competed against four other teams: three teams from Goethe University in Germany and one from Stanford.

Date posted: 04/15/16

CalDay is the perfect opportunity for potential new undergraduate students to get to know one of the most prestigious universities on the planet. This coming Saturday, April 16th, high school seniors, their families, and the already Cal-bound community will be participating in a series of events, exhibitions and lecture series that intend to depict what is it like to be a member of Berkeley: a community that never ceases to innovate, disrupt, and be curious enough to try and enact change that matters.

Date posted: 04/13/16

What is CalDay? Each year UC Berkeley hosts an open house to welcome the community, prospective students, current students, kids, families, and other visitors to campus.  This year there will be over 400 events taking place, so there will definitely be something for everyone!  Featured events include a celebration of the 100th year anniversary of Albert Einstein's theory of relativity, a panel of politics experts working to make sense of this unique election season, and a community coloring event (i.e.

Date posted: 04/08/16

Today, students came together for the first annual IEOR Graduate Student Symposium. PhD students presented on a broad array of topics representative of the many areas where IEOR tools are applicable including supply chains, energy systems, robotics, health care, neuroimaging, and others.  This first symposium was initiated and organized by graduates with the goal of helping PhD students connect and share research.

Date posted: 03/16/16

The American Automatic Control Council (AACC) has just announced that UC Berkeley IEOR Professor Javad Lavaei will receive the 2016 Donald P.

Date posted: 03/16/16

The latest U.S. News rankings have just been released and the UC Berkeley Industrial Engineering & Operations Research (IEOR) department is now ranked #2 (tied) overall for IEOR graduate programs.  Congratulations to the IEOR faculty, students, and staff for their hard work to consistently deliver a high-ranking program. Berkeley IEOR was previously ranked #3 according to the report.



Date posted: 03/10/16

Last night, IEOR alumni convened at ThirstyBear Brewing Company in San Francisco to see old friends and professors, meet the IEOR staff, and get re-connected with UC Berkeley. Thanks to everyone who participated! We look forward to seeing you at the next event. 



Date posted: 02/26/16

Back row: Cheng Lyu, Mo Zhou, Dean Grosbard, Salar Fattahi, Alfonso Andres Lobos Ruiz, Quico Spaen, Kevin Li, Tugce Gurek, Wei Qi, Sheng Liu