Past News

Dr. Gary Edward Whitehouse, 78, passed away Friday March 31, 2017 in Bonita Springs, Florida. After taking his education in Industrial Engineering at Lehigh University and Arizona State University, Dr. Whitehouse enjoyed a long and distinguished career in higher education. He was professor of Industrial Engineering at Lehigh University from 1965-1978; he continued his career as a faculty member and administrator at University of Central Florida from 1978-2004.

Earlier this month, a team of Lehigh engineering students arrived in southern California, set up shop in Boeing’s satellite facility in El Segundo and got to work.

Their project: finishing and testing the Hyper Hawk, a 3,300-pound, human-scale pod they designed and built for the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod Competition, which will take place Jan. 27-29, on a test track built by the aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company near its Hawthorne, Calif., facility.

Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017, 4-6 pm
Location: STEPS Concourse, ST 100L, Lehigh University

JT BLACK

Congratulations to JT Black, IE '60, on receiving the LEAN Engineering Award from Auburn University! JT was given the award "for a lifetime of dedication to the principles of Continuous Improvement and Respect for People, and the promotion of Lean Engineers by the creation and nurturing of the Lean Manufacturing Course."

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Professor of Practice in Computation and Data Analytics. We welcome applicants with an established strength in Data Analytics and/or High-Performance Computing and a degree in any ISE-relevant discipline, including industrial engineering, operations research, systems engineering, and computer science. A Ph.D is preferred, but exceptional candidates with an MS will be considered.

The following have been chosen by their peers to serve on the ISE Council for 2015-2016:

Sophomores
Samuel Littman
Lena McDonnell

Juniors
James Manherz
Peter White

Seniors
Sean Byrne
Richard Garcia
Thomas Lindberg

Master's Students
Chandan Mishra - ISE
Niki Rishi - HSE
Yizhou Zhang - MSE/MGSE

Ph.D Students
Sertalp Cay
Yinan Liu

Congratulations!

Congratulations ISE Graduates! We are so proud of you and wish you the best of luck in everything you do!

Congratulations to Dr. Yang Dong, Lehigh University ISE Alum (Ph.D. '14) for her Honorable Mention Certificate from INFORMS 2014 in the Informs-Financial Services Section (FSS) Best Student Paper Competition. Congrats, Yang!

Before you attempt to build a first-rate helicopter flight simulator, it helps to know how it feels to fly a real one. Six students in Lehigh’s Integrated Business and Engineering Honors Program (IBE) recently did both.

01/01/2014 - 12:00am

The 2013-2014 ISE Council Election has concluded and the results are in! The following have been chosen by their peers to serve on the ISE Council:

Sophomore class - Sean Byrne, Patrick Dec & Royce Kok
Junior class - Carly Deskins & Allison Howard
Senior class - Janine Necef, Lauren Villaverde & Emily Furiga
Master's- Jieli Tian (Emily) & Yangjiaqi Sun
Ph.D.'s - Wei Guo & Matt Menickelly