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UCF Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Graduate Programs Rise in National Rankings
UCF Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Graduate Programs Rise in National Rankings All nine eligible programs in the College of Engineering and Computer Science ranked in the top 50 for public institutions, and top 75 overall. UCF is one of the best universities in the nation for students looking to…
Jul 07, 2022
Researchers Demonstrate Sarcasm Detector for Online Communications
Researchers from the University of Central Florida working on DARPA’s Computational Simulation of Online Social Behavior (SocialSim) program are developing a solution to this challenge in the form of an AI-enabled “sarcasm detector.” The researchers have demonstrated an interpretable deep learning model that identifies words from input data – such as Tweets or online…
May 11, 2021
‘Fast Company’ Magazine Recognizes Readability Technology at UCF Among its 2021 World Changing Ideas
Fast Company magazine named a developing technology pioneered at UCF as one of its 2021 “World Changing Ideas.” A panel of editors and reporters selected the winners from more than 4,000 nominations. Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, Ben Sawyer ’14MS ’15PhD and his team are working to…
May 10, 2021
Simulation Analysis Shaped UCF's Drive-Thru Move-In
Industrial Engineers helped revolutionize move-in at UCF! A group of doctoral and undergraduate students, led by Assistant Professor Adan Vela, used simulation analysis as a tool to make On-campus Housing move-in operations smoother this Fall 2020. The team effort was key to the success of the project, which provided excellent…
Aug 14, 2020
#41 Ranking in 2020 by US News & World Report
In 2020, at #41 nation-wide, Industrial Engineering at UCF is ranked second in industrial, manufacturing and systems engineering graduate colleges in the State of Florida. The program in the Department of Industrial & Management Systems remains in the top 50 graduate engineering schools for industrial, manufacturing, and systems engineering in…
Mar 17, 2020
New Systems Engineering Master’s Degree Program
The UCF Board of Trustees unanimously approved a new online Master’s in Systems Engineering degree to be offered in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems beginning Fall 2020. Systems Engineering is a 30-credit hour program focused on the working professional that requires systems engineering skills in their workplace.…
Mar 27, 2019
Dr. Boginski selected for JAFOE Symposium
Vladimir Boginski, UCF Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Associate Professor, was recently selected by the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE) to participate in the 2018 Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering (JAFOE) symposium organized in cooperation with the Engineering Academy of Japan in Tsukuba, Japan on June 18-20, 2018. Sixty of…
Aug 27, 2018
3rd Annual Alumni Awards Banquet
The Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems has the great pleasure to invite you to the 3rd Annual IEMS Alumni Awards Banquet. Spend the evening with your friends; reconnect with former classmates and professors and honor alumni achievements. Expand your professional network, have inspiring discussions or simply remember old…
May 04, 2018
$6.2 Million DARPA Grant Awarded to Dr. Ivan Garibay
DARPA awarded $6.2 million to a team led by UCF Industrial Engineering and Management Systems Assistant Professor Ivan Garibay, director of UCF’s Complex Adaptive Systems Laboratory. It’s part of a new SocialSim program from DARPA that’s been in the works for more than a year. The researchers are tasked with…
Nov 26, 2017
Waldemar Karwowski, CIEHF William Floyd Award
Waldemar Karwowski, Pegasus Professor and Chair, Department of Industrial Engineering & Management Systems, received the prestigious William Floyd Award from U.K.-based Chartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors on April 26, 2017. This field of engineering involves human-centered design of systems, processes and equipment developed to fit people’s natural capabilities…
Jun 12, 2017