Colloquium Series Schedules - Fall 2018

IE 590: Industrial Engineering Colloquium

Note: All IE Colloquiums, except the Welcome Back Picnic portion on August 23, the Faculty Fair on Aug. 30, and the colloquium on Oct.4, will be held from 4:35-5:50 p.m. in 102 Leonhard Building. Refreshments will be available in the lobby outside of room 102.

August 23

Speaker: Janis Terpenny, Peter and Angela Dal Pezzo Department Head and professor, Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME), Penn State
Presentation: "Introductions, Format, and Expectations...and Welcome Back Picnic"

August 30

Leonhard Building lobby
"Faculty Fair: Poster Presentations of Research by Faculty in IME"
Pizza will be provided

September 6

Speaker: Andrew Johnson, Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University
Presentation: TBD

September 13

Speaker: Henrijs Kalkis, Associate Professor of Management, Rīga Stradiņš University (RSU), Latvia
Presentation: "Lean Approach in Ergonomics Solutions"

September 20

Speaker: TBD
Presentation: TBD

September 27

Panel: Service Enterprise Engineering Board Members 
Presentation: Panel Discussion

October 4

Speakers: Angela Davis, Engineering Liaison Librarian 
Presentation: TBD
To be held in the Engineering Library in Hammond Building (329 Hammond)

October 11

Speaker: TBD
Presentation: TBD

October 18

Speaker: Richard Wysk, Dopaco Distinguished Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, NC State University
Presentation: "A Supply Chain Model for Additive Manufacturing: A Medical Case Component"

October 25

Speakers: William R. Tice Jr., Director, Modernization and Innovation, Integrated Defense Systems Operations, Raytheon Company
Presentation: "TBD

November 1

Speaker: Sadan Kulturel-Konak, Professor, Management Information Systems, Penn State Berks
Presentation: TBD

November 8

Speaker: Qiyin Fang, Professor and Canada Research Chair in Biophotonics, Department of Engineering Physics, McMaster University
Presentations: TBD

November 15

Speaker: Qiushi Chen, Assistant Professor, IME, Penn State
Presentation: TBD

November 29

Speaker: Mark Lawley, TEES Research Professor and Department Head, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University
Presentation: TBD

December 6

Speaker: Paul Griffin, St. Vincent Health Chair of Healthcare Engineering and Professor of Industrial Engineering, School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University
Presentation:

OR 590: Operations Research Colloquium

Note: All OR Colloquiums will be held from 4:35-5:50 p.m. in 102 Leonhard Building. Refreshments will be available at in the lobby outside of room 102. 

Aug. 21

Speaker: Jose Ventura, Professor and Chair of the Operations Research Program, Harold and Inge Marcus Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME), Penn State
Presentation: "Introduction to OR 590 and Requirements"

Aug. 28

Speaker: Xiuli Chao, Professor, Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
Presentation: TBD

September 4

Speaker: Sung Hoon Chung ('11 Ph.D.), Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering, Binghamton University
Presentation: "Dynamic Reconfiguration of Terminal Airspace during Convective Weather: Robust Optimization and Conditional Value-at-Risk Approaches"

September 11

Speaker: TBD
Presentation: TBD

September 18

Speaker: Gordon Pang, Associate Professor, IME, Penn State
Presentation: TBD

September 25

Speaker: Luis Vargas, Professor of Operations, Decision Science, and Artificial Intelligence, Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh
Presentation: TBD

October 2

Speaker: TBD
Presentation: TBD

October 9

Speaker: Clio Andris, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, Penn State
Presentation: "Envisioning Social Networks and Social Flows in Environmental Systems Research"

October 16

Speaker: Brian Rieksts ('02 M.S., '04 Ph.D. IE and OR), Research Staff Member, Cost Analysis and Research Division, Institute for Defense Analyses
Presentation: "Predicting Burglary and Car Theft"

October 23

Speaker: Soundar Kumara, Allen E. Pearce and Allen M. Pearce Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, IME, Penn State
Presentation: TBD

October 30

Speaker: Antonios Armaou, Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Penn State
Presentation: TBD

November 6

Speaker: TBD
Presentation: TBD

November 13

Speaker: David Ruppert, Andrew Schulz Jr. Professor of Engineering, School of Operations Research and Information Engineering, and Professor of Statistical Science, Cornell University
Presentation: "Density Estimation with Noisy Data"

December 4

Speaker: Francesca Chiaromonte, Professor, Department of Statistics, Penn State
Presentation: TBD

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Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

310 Leonhard Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-7601

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