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Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering

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Monday, April 7th, 2014

Trio of Engineering students selected to Mizzou ’39

Three seniors from the College of Engineering — Paul Ehlinger, Tyler Garrett and Skylar Morris — were honored as Mizzou ’39 recipients this year.


Monday, March 31st, 2014

IMSE senior motivated by previous failure

A senior in the IMSE Department, Lance Markert has earned only one A-minus during his time at MU and holds a nearly perfect 4.0 GPA.


Friday, March 21st, 2014

Hall of Fame inducts three new members

C. Vance Kauzlarich, K. Jamie Rogers and Richard J. Wilding were honored as the fifth class of inductees to the IMSE Department’s Hall of Fame at a banquet and recognition ceremony.


Friday, March 21st, 2014

More is more: three internships, research ops lead grad student through school

When trying to figure out what to study in college, Jennifer Bergman followed her instinct and love of math to the introductory engineering course, which led her to industrial engineering.


Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Murray delivers annual Ada Wilson Lecture

Kristin Murray spoke about the three rules she applies to her life during her speech as the guest lecturer of the Eighth Annual Ada Wilson Lecture.


Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

IMSE students recognized at E-Week awards banquet

Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering students from the College of Engineering were honored during the annual Engineers’ Week as outstanding students in their department or individuals among their peers.


Thursday, March 13th, 2014

IMSE adds four to the faculty

The MU Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department added a quality quartet to its faculty roster for the 2013-14 academic year.


Monday, March 3rd, 2014

New graduate certificate could give students ‘10-15 years experience’ in four courses

The inception of a new program called the Life Science Innovation and Entrepreneurship graduate certificate aims to bring together students from diverse disciplines who share a similar passion.


Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Noble represents U.S. at international logistics conference

James Noble, a professor in the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department and MU CELDi site director, was an invited speaker at a conference in the Netherlands.


Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Love makes a Christmas gift of education

Barbara DeMaire decided that the perfect Christmas gift to her husband Doug would be a scholarship in his name to the MU Industrial Engineering Department, where he earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees.


Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Engineers transition swimmingly from the pool to the lab

Engineering’s curriculum could rival athletics’ schedule for the title “most rigorous.” However, seven members of the Mizzou men’s swimming and diving team are taking on both.


Monday, September 9th, 2013

MU Engineering welcomes 11 new faculty members

The College of Engineering welcomes 11 faculty members to its ranks this fall, four in industrial engineering, three in the computer science, two in mechanical and aerospace engineering, one in bioengineering and one in chemical engineering.


Friday, August 30th, 2013

New faculty member receives software grant

Emmanuelle Wallach joined the College of Engineering faculty as an adjunct instructor in the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Department. She brings access to Simio Enterprise Edition, state-of-the-art simulation software, thanks to a grant valued at $228,000.


Monday, June 24th, 2013

IMSE alumnus successfully champions, implements ‘lean’ operations through career

David Engelkemeyer, a 1973 graduate, said that even as a youngster, he thought about some sort of a career that would make his parents’ way of life better.


Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Student pioneers revived dual-degree program

Johnny Tucker didn’t intend to be a trailblazer. But his interest in improving health care led him to become the very first student in the dual master of health administration (MHA) and master of science in industrial and manufacturing systems engineering (IMSE).


Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

IMSE students, faculty honored at annual banquet

An adjunct faculty member and four students with the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department were recognized for their achievements at the 2013 Missouri Honor Awards banquet March 15.


Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Opportunities take IMSE student to new places

Jesse Schmidt has no fear of the unknown. When choosing a school or a program to study, he didn’t mind trying something new. When traveling, he chose a destination fewer people picked, and when talking about the future, he doesn’t mind the thought of exploring the world outside of his suburban, Minnesota town.


Thursday, March 21st, 2013

MU CELDi team earns third ‘Success Story’

The College of Engineering’s National Science Foundation-supported Center for Excellence in Logistics and Distribution (CELDi) achieved its third “Success Story” for its work on a project for CELDi industry member the Boeing Co. The project examines network design for the company’s distribution facilities.


Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

IIE chapter reaches out to younger students

Spreading the word about industrial engineering has been a major goal of MU’s student chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers this past year. Their efforts to promote industrial engineering to younger students, which included hosting the 2012 South Central IIE Regional Conference, earned the group its first Gold Award.


Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Hybrid field: healthcare, industrial engineering converge

During her visit to MU, a presenter for the Chancellor’s Distinguished Visitors Series last September, Patricia Brennan, spent some time with the College of Engineering’s industrial and manufacturing systems engineering faculty members discussing the natural pairing of their professional field with nursing.


Monday, March 18th, 2013

Department’s traditions carry on through generations

Many engineering students’ first introduction to the field of engineering came from a family member. For some, not only is the tradition in engineering being carried on to the next generation, but also is following in family members’ footsteps at the same school.


Monday, March 18th, 2013

Associate dean-turned-student sets sights high

After earning his master’s and business degrees at a university abroad, Ecuadorian native Jorge Abad returned to his South American alma mater to teach, rising through the ranks and eventually becoming an associate dean. A student once more, he’s working on his doctoral degree through MU’s IMSE program.


Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Hard work pays off with great job offer

Na Deng had a hunch that MU’s College of Engineering would be a good place to study, and Columbia would be a nice place to live. Now that she’s graduated, she’s found that her hard work has paid off with a job offer from American Airlines.


Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

IMSE Hall of Fame inducts new members

The Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department inducted four alumni and one retired faculty member to the IMSE Hall of Fame at its annual ceremony in last fall.


Monday, June 18th, 2012

Working out the logistics of biomass as a viable energy resource

Biomass is one obvious answer to the question of how this country will address its needs for renewable, sustainable energy […]


Monday, April 30th, 2012

Hydrogen car team president balances school work with teamwork

There’s a fine line to walk when balancing school, a social life and student activities.  In her final semester, Victoria […]


Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Engineering students receive annual Mizzou ’39 honors

Three students from the University of Missouri College of Engineering were among those honored in February in an annual ceremony […]


Monday, April 2nd, 2012

MU Engineering online learning offerings are on the rise

An entire November 2011 edition of “The Chronicle of Higher Education” was dedicated to varying viewpoints on the role and […]


Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

What’s new from IMSE student organizations

IMSE Honors Society prepares for annual open house Every year, Alpha Pi Mu participates in Mizzou Engineering’s Open House, which […]


Monday, February 27th, 2012

First rapid prototype class offered at Mizzou

Contracted prototype work from on-campus entities and private companies has allowed the University of Missouri College of Engineering to build […]