Research team develops pandemic-resilient supply chain model

Research team develops pandemic-resilient supply chain model

A Mizzou Engineering team has developed a model that manufacturers can use to operate more strategically and efficiently during global pandemics. Associate Professor Ron McGarvey and PhD candidate Mohamed Salama in the Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering Department outlined the proposal for a resilient supply chain during a global pandemic in the International Journal of [...]
IMSE Hall of Fame honors 2020 and 2021 inductees

IMSE Hall of Fame honors 2020 and 2021 inductees

The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering inducted six new members into the IMSE Hall of Fame for 2021. A ceremony held on Friday, Oct. 8, celebrated the 2020 and 2021 inductees, who were chosen because of the significant impact they have made within their fields and/or their contributions to the department. “We are […]

IMSE Hall of Fame Spotlight: IMSE Alumni in Manufacturing

IMSE Hall of Fame Spotlight: IMSE Alumni in Manufacturing

Three Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering alumni have been inducted into the IMSE Hall of Fame for their significant career contributions in the manufacturing sector. Hulas H. King was inducted in 2016, John Conte was inducted in 2011 and Wayne A. Cox was inducted in 2008. Established in 2008, the IMSE Hall of Fame honors […]

Study explores ways to help emergency rooms better manage demand

Study explores ways to help emergency rooms better manage demand

Emergency rooms across the country are strained as they see an influx of people experiencing COVID-19 symptoms alongside patients needing other types of immediate care. Now, a Mizzou Engineering team is proposing a model that could help emergency departments better manage unexpected demand. Associate Professor Ron McGarvey, Assistant Professor Kangwon Seo and PhD student Zeynab [...]
Meet Jim Noble

Meet Jim Noble

The COVID-19 pandemic caused lasting disruptions in worldwide supply chains. Car lots are empty. Paper products are limited at some stores. And holiday shopping has already begun in anticipation of empty shelves. Meet Jim Noble, an expert in logistics and supply chain operation optimization who could see that this was going to happen. Noble is [...]
IMSE Hall of Fame Spotlight: IMSE Alumni as manufacturing leaders

IMSE Hall of Fame Spotlight: IMSE Alumni as manufacturing leaders

Three Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering alumni have been inducted into the IMSE Hall of Fame for their significant career contributions as leaders in manufacturing. Adriana Ocampo was inducted in 2018, David Engelkemeyer was inducted in 2014, and Russell Greene was inducted in 2008. The IMSE Hall of Fame was established in 2008 to honor […]

Augmented reality system uses GPS to improve user experience

Augmented reality system uses GPS to improve user experience

An example of what students would see within an augmented reality educational experience. In the proposed system, students could turn their heads to see additional content. In theory, augmented reality (AR) has the potential to transform online learning, allowing students to interact with virtual components in their own physical settings. In reality, however, the technology [...]
IMSE Hall of Fame spotlight: IMSE alumni who engineer systems

IMSE Hall of Fame spotlight: IMSE alumni who engineer systems

Three Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering alumni have been inducted into the IMSE Hall of Fame for their significant career contributions to the field of systems engineering. Charles McElroy is the most recent inductees, having been honored in 2020. Other alumni recognized for successes are Michael Smith and Patrick Heisinger. Established in 2008, the IMSE […]

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