Bill Bangel PhD student and Xuan Song
Jacqueline Periera da Silva and PPE
ISE Design Studio Competition 2022

Industrial Engineering at Iowa

Department News

OPL Tom Schnell

Flyover State: Iowa Engineers Set Their Sights on the Future of Aviation

Wednesday, March 8, 2023
At the Operator Performance Laboratory, University of Iowa professor and pilot Tom “Mach” Schnell and his research team test emerging flight technology and train students for lofty careers.
Xuan Song

Xuan Song receives prestigious NSF CAREER Award to research novel ceramic manufacturing methods

Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Xuan Song, University of Iowa engineering professor, has received the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award to advance research of ceramic additive manufacturing, which could benefit industries, including health care, defense, and energy. 
Emily Shull

Ph.D. candidate Emily Shull honored with excellence awards in Washington D.C.

Thursday, February 23, 2023
Emily Shull, industrial and systems engineering Ph.D. candidate, was honored at a ceremony in Washington D.C. for her awards from the University Transportation Center (UTC). She received the SAFER-SIM Excellence Award and the 2022 UTC Outstanding Student of the Year award.

Engineering Events

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da Vinci Library Quest

Monday, April 8 8:30am to Friday, April 12, 2024 5:00pm
Embark on a journey through the realms of art, science, and innovation with the da Vinci Library Quest! Celebrate National Library Week from April 8 to April 12, by immersing yourself in the legacy of Leonardo da Vinci across eight library locations. Explore exhibits and engage in hands-on activities, collecting stamps for each location visited along the way.   But remember: To qualify for the raffle drawing on April 15 at 1 p.m., you must collect a minimum of five stamps and drop off your...
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Why Do Good Engineers Make Bad Decisions?

Tuesday, April 16, 2024 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Seamans Center
Exploring the why behind ethical missteps and how unethical activities occur in the world of Engineering.