ISyE Class of 2021
Department News

ISyE Celebrates Class of 2021

Posted May 14, 2021

Students, family, faculty, and staff came together to celebrate the end of the 2020-2021 academic year.

Awards and Honors

PhD Student Anthony Zhenhuan Zhang Wins Runner-Up in Best Paper Competition

Posted May 7, 2021

Zhang won runner-up among a pool of 28 paper submissions.

Awards and Honors

Saif Benjaafar Awarded Prestigious Professorship

Posted May 4, 2021

Benjaafar's name will be added to Scholars Walk on the University of Minnesota campus.

Awards and Honors

Three ISyE Students Earn Scholarships for Diversity, Equality, Community Work

Posted May 3, 2021

ISyE juniors Grace Hansen, Hassen Jama, and Governess Simpson were selected as the first-ever recipients of the ISyE Community Scholarship.

ISyE students on Zoom
Awards and Honors

ISyE Students Win at MinneAnalytics March Madness Competition

Posted April 29, 2021

A team of four CSE students developed a model to predict the winners in this year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament and took home two top prizes.

Kevin Leder
Awards and Honors, Research

Research Council of Norway Awards Grant to Kevin Leder for Personalized Medicine Research

Posted March 18, 2021

Leder and his fellow researchers aim to accomplish two goals: study statistical questions surrounding personalized medicine and develop advanced courses on the subject.

Saif Benjaafar
Awards and Honors, Research

Saif Benjaafar Awarded Grant to Develop New Emergency Response System

Posted March 3, 2021

Benjaafar will use technology tools, like artificial intelligence and machine learning, to help responders assess an emergency situation and route it to the right professionals.

Governess Simpson
Awards and Honors

ISyE Senior Governess Simpson Featured in "Where It Starts" Series

Posted February 2, 2021

The "Where It Starts" series is a collection of videos and features about Black individuals who are bringing change and making history at the University of Minnesota.

Saif Benjaafar MN House testimony
Department News

Saif Benjaafar Testifies at Minnesota House of Representatives

Posted January 20, 2021

Professor Benjaafar spoke during a hearing on the future of transportation in a post-COVID world.

Awards and Honors, Department News

Ten Students Receive 2020-2021 Dr. Alan L. Eliason Undergraduate Achievement in ISyE Awards

Posted November 17, 2020

This annual award recognizes ISyE undergraduate students who have excelled in areas such as leadership, academics, community impact, and innovation.

Annual magazine


2018 ISyE magazine cover