Engineering team proposes new mass transit model during pandemics
A Mizzou Engineering team has devised a model that could help reduce the risk of exposure to viruses such as COVID while still operating public transportation.
Industrial Engineer helps investigate disparities in obstetric care
A Mizzou Engineer has teamed up with an interdisciplinary research group in Montana to study disparities in obstetric care.
Research team develops pandemic-resilient supply chain model
A Mizzou Engineering team has outlined a proposal to boost supply chain resiliency during during a global pandemic.
Study explores ways to help emergency rooms better manage demand
A Mizzou Engineering team is proposing a model that could help emergency departments better manage unexpected demand.
Optimizing local food systems in cities
Feeding a growing urbanized U.S. population which also wants increased sustainability and locally sourced food presents a major challenge. One part of the solution could be to optimize food production in urban areas, according to research performed by a team including Associate Professor Ron McGarvey.
Mizzou IISE Chapter Attains GOLD Status Again
The Mizzou chapter of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) was recently awarded “GOLD” chapter status by its national organization. This is the sixth consecutive year the chapter has achieved that level.