Juan E. Gilbert, Ph.D., and David Kaber, Ph.D., have been named Fellows of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).
32 Faculty Awarded Term Professorships
The University Term Professorship was established in 2016 and is presented to 250 eligible faculty members annually. Selection of the professorships is based on an assessment of academic accomplishment by either a faculty advisory committee and/or the department chair and approved by the dean of the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering.
Industrial & Systems Engineering Student Wins Big in 2020 Big Idea Competition
Students from the Herbert Wertheim College of engineering swept all four top honors in the 2020 Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition, sponsored by Warrington College of Business.
New Engineers Speak Up at Graduation Celebration
Three students graduating this spring from the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering spoke at the college’s 2020 online graduation celebration, held on May 3. Jayla Bradley and Sylvester Kwo represented the students receiving their Bachelor of Science degrees in Engineering, while Yao Xiao represented those students receiving their Ph.D. degrees. Jayla Bradley (B.S., ISE ’20) Jayla Bradley was born in …
31 Faculty Awarded University Term Professorships
The University Term Professorship was established in 2016 and is presented to 250 eligible faculty members annually. Selection of University Term Professorships is based on an assessment of academic accomplishment by either a faculty advisory committee and/or the department chair and approved by the dean. Each award runs for 3 years and provides a $5,000/year salary supplement to the awardee.
UF IISE Chapter Strikes Gold
The UF Student Chapter of the Institute for Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) recently received the 2018 Gold Chapter Award, which is the highest honor in the IISE University Chapter Recognition Program.
UF Names New Chair of Industrial & Systems Engineering
David Kaber, Ph.D., an expert in the area human-systems engineering, will lead UF ISE starting July 2018.
UF Alumnus Recognized for Mentorship at Regional Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Conference
Story by Brian Dusape The University of Florida’s chapter of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) hosted the 2017 IISE Southeastern Conference for the national organization at the Reitz Union last week. More than 250 students from 14 different universities took part in opportunities to professionally develop, network, and participate in research competitions during the three-day IISE Southeastern …
Gatorloop team makes it to Hyperloop finals
UF was selected to build a prototype for a high speed transportation concept proposed by SpaceX & Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
Good news for those facing the nightly grind!
With their development of a smart mouth guard that dentists can use to diagnose and treat teeth grinding, a team of University of Florida students representing the United States took a second-place prize in the 2015 International Contest of Application in Nano-micro Technology (iCAN). The technology is patent-pending under the guidance of UF’s Office of Technology and Licensing. Its design …