Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 7:30am

MOPTA aims at bringing together a diverse group of people from both discrete and continuous optimization, working on both theoretical and applied aspects. There will be a small number of invited talks from distinguished speakers and contributed talks, spread over three days. Our target is to present a diverse set of exciting new developments from different optimization... Read More

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 3:30pm

Please take the opportunity to visit the ISE Department, have a drink with your fellow classmates and professors and meet graduating students! RSVP to if you are planning to stop by!

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 5:30pm

Please join the ISE Department at the annual ISE Banquet! This year's cocktail reception & banquet will be held in the ASA Packer Dining Room, University Center. The Cocktail Reception will begin at 5:30 pm and then the banquet at 6:30 pm!

If you are interested in attending, please register here:... Read More

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

Responsible Business – Rebuilding Trust and Creating Value Over the last few decades, there's been a steady erosion of public trust in government and business institutions. In recent years, some of the biggest names in business have faced criticism, fines and, in some cases, even worse. While public trust in governments and business is weak, there is... Read More

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:00pm

ETEM-SG and ETEM-SC are recently proposed bottom-up models specifically designed to study the long term impact on urban energy systems of the Smart Grid (SG) and Smart City (SC) developments. These models can be considered as an outgrowth of the MARKAL/TIMES family of models. The massive penetration of distributed variable renewable energy technologies combined with... Read More

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 4:00pm

We present a model for clustering which combines two criteria: Given a collection of objects with pairwise similarity measure, the problem is to find a cluster that is as dissimilar as possible from the complement, while having as much similarity as possible within the cluster. The two objectives are combined either as a ratio or with linear weights. The ratio problem... Read More

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 4:00pm

MOSEK is a software package for solving large scale sparse optimization problems. To be precise MOSEK is capable of solving linear, convex quadratic and conic quadratic optimization problems possibly having some integer constrained variables. In addition MOSEK can solve continuous semidefinite optimization problems.

In this presentation we will review what is... Read More

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 4:00pm

Product and content personalization is now ubiquitous in e-commerce. Available transactional data is typically too sparse for this task. As such, companies today seek to use a variety of information on the interactions between a product and a customer to drive personalization decisions. We formalize this problem as one of recovering a large-scale matrix, with side... Read More

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 5:30pm

Lehigh’s Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Council will be holding their seventh ISE Career Fair on September 14, 2016, a day before the Lehigh University Career Fair on September 15th. Employers and students will be able to meet in a personal setting that and discuss the company’s internship/co-op/job opportunities! *This event is for both ISE & HSE (... Read More

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 4:00pm