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Virginia Tech doctoral graduate joins ISE faculty
5/26/23 11:00 AM
The Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) is proud to welcome recent Virginia Tech doctoral graduate Rongxuan (Raphael) Wang to the department as an assistant professor.
Ten ISE graduate students earn IPC scholarships
5/22/23 9:00 AM
Ten graduate students studying in the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE), and 17 Auburn University students overall, have been awarded scholarships from the Institute for Printed Circuits Education Foundation (IPCEF).
#GINNing Podcast: New Boss Level
5/12/23 12:00 PM
As chemical engineering chair, Mario Eden led the department to its highest-ever U.S. News & World Report Graduate Program ranking; increased undergraduate enrollment to record numbers with incoming freshmen with ACT scores of 30 or higher for 11 years in a row; successfully added 17 tenure-track faculty members and two full-time lecturers during the past 10 years, including the department achieving the highest percentage of female full professors among any chemical engineering department in the country; increased philanthropic support of the program by millions of dollars; and successfully led the department through the national accreditation process in 2016 and 2022. Last month, he was appointed the new dean of the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering. But in terms of lasting impact, his latest distinction — #GINNing Podcast guest — stands alone.
Grad School honors 13 students, 4 faculty/staff from engineering
5/5/23 8:00 AM
Students, faculty and staff recognized at the annual Auburn University Graduate School awards ceremony, Friday, April 28, in the Melton Student Center Ballroom.
Taylor named SVP for Research and Economic Development
5/4/23 2:00 PM
Taylor has served as the interim dean of Auburn’s Samuel Ginn College of Engineering since April 2022. Taylor will begin his new position on June 1.
Auburn Alumni Engineering Council inducts Class of 2028
5/2/23 4:05 PM
The Auburn Alumni Engineering Council inducted seven new members to the group during its annual spring meeting April 14 in the Brown-Kopel Center.
Doctoral students awarded 100+ women strong departmental award
5/2/23 4:00 PM
Madison Evans and Victoria Ballard, two doctoral students studying industrial and systems engineering, were recently awarded the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering’s 100+ Women Strong Outstanding Departmental Annual Graduate Award. Two graduate students from each engineering department received this honor.
AUsome Science in 60 Seconds challenges student researchers
4/28/23 11:00 AM
The research-based competition presented by the Council of Engineering Graduate Students tasked students to create videos and explain their respective projects in a minute or less.
Auburn Engineering climbs to No. 31 in U.S. News and World Report ranking
4/25/23 5:44 AM
Auburn Engineering has climbed 10 spots in the Best Graduate program rankings over the past four years
Experienced teaching assistant awarded department assistantship
4/21/23 1:00 PM
Industrial and systems engineering doctoral student Victoria Ballard has been awarded the annual Dr. Saeed Maghsoodloo Assistantship. The assistantship, which is awarded by the department, is accompanied by a monetary award and acknowledges and rewards the valuable role that teaching assistants play in the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.
CPAC gives used 3D printing filament new life through recycling program
4/21/23 12:50 PM
Through ReMake, the Center for Polymers and Advanced Composites is collecting 3D printing waste and recycling it into filament that can be redistributed to labs across campus.
#GINNing Podcast: The Wiz Kid
4/21/23 10:00 AM
What do Tim Cook, '82 industrial, and Emily Kalifa, '25 industrial, have in common? Find out on the latest episode of the award-winning #GINNing Podcast below, or on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play, iHeartRadio or wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts by searching #GINNing.
CPAC Summer Seminar Series kicks off May 30
4/20/23 1:00 PM
The annual seminar series hosted by the Center for Polymers and Advanced Composites is an opportunity for graduate students to share their research and foster interdisciplinary research collaboration at Auburn.
ICAMS to award new student research proposals
4/17/23 3:00 PM
Last year, the Interdisciplinary Center for Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS) at Auburn University presented three students from different departments with the center’s first ICAMS Student Defined Research Awards. These students received a paid research position for one year, along with support for the research through faculty advising, materials, machine time, tuition waivers, and travel support for presenting their findings at an appropriately themed conference. They have had significant results through their research in the last year.
Auburn University appoints Eden as its new dean of engineering
4/14/23 2:00 PM
Following a national search, Mario Eden, the Joe T. and Billie Carole McMillan Professor and chair of Auburn University’s Department of Chemical Engineering, has been named as the 14th dean of the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, according to an announcement by Interim Provost Vini Nathan.
Spring awards recognize outstanding students, faculty, staff and alumni
4/14/23 1:45 PM
The Auburn University Samuel Ginn College of Engineering hosted its annual spring awards ceremony, which recognizes students, faculty, staff and alumni who have shown outstanding leadership and devotion to the college.
McCrary Institute to host virtual roundtable on securing space
4/11/23 2:25 PM
Event Will Discuss Need to Prioritize Resilience of U.S. Space Systems
Industrial and systems engineering elevates online academic experience
4/10/23 3:00 PM
As the professor for the Tiger Motors Lean Engineering Lab, one of the more popular labs in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Tom Devall regularly hears from online graduate students that they would love the opportunity to participate more in lab activities.
Auburn bolsters relations with German technical institute
4/10/23 2:35 PM
Fostering the spirit of collaborative research and educational programs, Auburn University leadership hosted a delegation from the German Technical University of Applied Sciences at Wurzburg-Schweinfurt, March 26-31.
Graduate Engineering Research Showcase returns to Huntsville
3/24/23 8:00 AM
The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering held its second annual Graduate Engineering Research Showcase in Huntsville on Wednesday, with more than 150 graduate students and faculty presenting research posters to members of the Huntsville community and Auburn Engineering alumni.
Graduate student in ISE wins regional Three Minute Thesis competition
3/20/23 3:20 PM
Shivaprasad Nageswaran, who won Auburn University's Three Minute Thesis competition in November, captured the regional competition with his presentation, "Investigating Seat Belt Safety in Rollover Accidents."
DoD awards ICAMS $8.9M for smart manufacturing initiatives
3/13/23 12:00 PM
The adoption of Smart Manufacturing is fast becoming a necessity for small and medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs) looking to stay competitive in the Industry 4.0 age. For those SMMs in the national security ecosystem, it's no longer a suggestion — it's a requirement.
Manufacturing success story shared in recent publication
3/7/23 3:15 PM
The Interdisciplinary Center for Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS) at Auburn University focuses on helping small and medium-sized manufacturers transform their operations by introducing digital capabilities. To build the business case for digitalization, Laser Precision, a small to medium-sized manufacturer (SMM), recently shared its story with ICAMS. Laser Precision’s success story has recently been published in Manufacturing Engineering, a journal published by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
Girl Scouts troop gains hands-on experience at ICAMS
3/6/23 10:00 AM
A local Girl Scouts troop recently gained some hands-on manufacturing experience at the Interdisciplinary Center for Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS) at Auburn University. The visit earned the girls, who ranged from first to fifth grade, their STEM Career Exploration Badge.
ISE names undergraduate student of the year
3/3/23 12:45 PM
Auburn University senior Drew Nardone has been named the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering’s Undergraduate Student of the Year.
Upcoming Engineer Together Day to highlight college's DEI efforts
3/2/23 9:00 AM
The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering’s Inclusion and Diversity Committee will host Engineer Together Day on Wednesday, March 15 in the Brown-Kopel Center.
Occupational safety education and research programs renewed
2/28/23 12:45 PM
The Center for Occupational Safety, Ergonomics, and Injury Prevention, part of the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, recently had two education and research training programs renewed for five years by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). The programs are part of the Deep South Center for Occupational Health and Safety, a collaboration with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). The grants supporting the programs bring approximately $2 million to Auburn. NIOSH and Auburn University have a history dating to the early 1970s, but the history of the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering safety and ergonomics program goes back to the late 1960s.
Brodbeck named Director of Research Engineering Operations
2/28/23 8:00 AM
To reflect his growing and evolving role in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering, Christian Brodbeck, who has served the college as research engineer since 2006, was recently named director of research engineering operations.
State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame inducts Class of 2023
2/26/23 1:05 PM
The State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame inducted five individuals — including two Auburn University alumni — and a corporation during a ceremony Saturday at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Spa at the Convention Center.
Annual E-Day Open House welcomes 3,500 visitors to campus
2/24/23 2:00 PM
Auburn Engineering hosted more than 3,500 attendees on Friday, Feb. 24 for E-Day, the college's annual open house event.
ISE graduate student presented Lean Engineering Award
2/15/23 4:00 PM
Diego Caputo, a graduate student in the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, was recently named the 2022 JT Black Lean Engineering Student of the Year. Tom Devall, director of auto manufacturing initiatives for the department, selected Caputo as the recipient of the award.
Nine engineering students among Tiger Cage semifinalists
2/7/23 3:40 PM
Sixteen teams will compete in the Feb. 24 Tiger Cage semifinals
Auburn Engineering No. 16 among online graduate programs
1/24/23 6:00 AM
The Auburn University Samuel Ginn College of Engineering came in at No. 16 in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Online Engineering Graduate Programs 2023 rankings, climbing one spot from last year. This is the seventh-consecutive year that engineering’s online program has ranked in the Top 25.
#GINNing Podcast: Come On, Haneen
1/20/23 10:00 AM
Haneen Ali is all about improving healthcare delivery processes with systems engineering. And football. Learn how the Jordanian dual appointment dynamo is using her pigskin passion to boost the research reputation of both the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering and Auburn's College of Liberal Arts on the latest episode of the best podcast in all of higher education.
College of Engineering establishes educational partnership with Jacobs
1/19/23 1:45 PM
The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering recently began an educational partnership with Jacobs, an engineering services company with 400 offices in more than 40 countries.
ISE professor earns Spanish degree
1/17/23 8:45 AM
In an effort to further collaborations with student recruiting in Latin America, Alice Smith, the Joe W. Forehand/Accenture Distinguished Professor of the Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, recently earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish from Auburn University.
22 scholars ranked among the world's top two percent of cited researchers
1/5/23 2:50 PM
Stanford University's study examined a database of more than 180,000 researchers worldwide
ISE professor to participate in Israeli fellowship program
12/19/22 10:00 AM
In an effort to support collaboration between Israeli and U.S. institutions, Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Associate Professor Aleksandr Vinel will soon leave for Israel to take part in the 2022-23 Winter - Faculty Fellowship Program.
Engineering part of $28 million grant to meet rural challenges
12/16/22 5:25 PM
Auburn University is one of three universities sharing a $28 million grant award from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture, or NIFA, to establish an Institute for Rural Partnership to research the causes and conditions of challenges facing rural areas.
#GINNing Podcast: When you wish upon a Stahl
12/16/22 12:00 AM
Don't let his last name fool you. Because there's no way this Disney-destined double-major dynamo's career is going to stall out.
Auburn competes in inaugural SEC manufacturing competition
12/12/22 11:05 AM
Auburn University is part of four Southeastern Conference (SEC) schools that plan to make the SEC not just a competitive force in football, but in manufacturing as well. Auburn University’s Interdisciplinary Center of Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS) recently competed in the first-ever SEC Manufacturing Competition.
ISE hires Huntsville-based professor of practice
12/8/22 2:05 PM
The Auburn University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) is proud to welcome Susan Askew as the department’s professor of practice. Askew, whose position will be based at the new Auburn University Research and Innovation Campus in Huntsville, has been a systems engineering instructor for the department since January. Her role as professor of practice was effective in early November.
Auburn signs research agreement with Korean Institute of Technology
12/6/22 2:00 PM
The agreement includes the establishment of research and/or automotive technology support offices and laboratories, the creation of joint research projects and the exchange of technical information, periodic training symposia and consulting.
#GINNing Podcast: At Auburn, student services just means Moore
12/2/22 12:00 PM
In 2019, Janet Moore, assistant dean for engineering student services, was named the National Academic Advising Association's Outstanding Academic Advising Administrator. Find out why on the latest episode of the award-winning #GINNing Podcast.
$2,200 up for grabs in upcoming student research video competition
11/30/22 10:45 AM
Auburn Engineering's first AUsome Science in 60 Seconds competition offers up to $2,200 in cash and prizes to the best – and most concise – student researchers, graduate and undergraduate, on video.
Harris named department chair of industrial and systems engineering
11/30/22 9:00 AM
Greg Harris has been selected as chair of the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Auburn University. His appointment began Nov. 1, according to an announcement from Steve Taylor, interim dean of the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering.
ISE professor receives Breeden Professorship
11/28/22 11:30 AM
Mark Schall, director of the Center for Occupational Safety, Ergonomics, and Injury Prevention and associate professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, has been named the Dr. Daniel F. and Josephine Breeden Professor by the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering.
Auburn hosts South's BEST Regional Robotics Competition Dec. 3-4
11/22/22 10:00 AM
Students from four states will bring their creations and design plans to Auburn for the 20th consecutive year.