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

Industrial Engineering at Iowa

Department News

Tj Tollakson's Dimond Bike

Ironman, innovator, and industrial engineer

Wednesday, February 22, 2023
TJ Tollakson, a 2003 University of Iowa graduate with a degree in industrial engineering, has spent time in engineering classrooms and labs as well as at the U.S. Olympic Training Center and now at Dimond Bikes, a company he founded in 2011 and where he is now CEO.
Megan Greenwood

Brewing up big ideas through industrial engineering

Monday, February 20, 2023
When Megan Greenwood graduated with her industrial engineering degree from the University of Iowa in 2011, she was working to solve one issue in engineering: the lack of women engineers across industry. Before long, she would be addressing another problem: the lack of women-led breweries among the approximately 9100 breweries in the United States.
Operator Performance Laboratory

DARPA highlights UI's contributions as ACE program transitions from simulation to live flight

Tuesday, February 14, 2023
In less than three years, artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms developed under DARPA’s Air Combat Evolution (ACE) program have progressed from controlling simulated F-16s flying aerial dogfights on computer screens to controlling an actual F-16 in flight. University of Iowa's Operator Performance Lab has contributed to the progress.

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.