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2015 USC Viterbi Undergraduate Awards
May 20, 2015
Graduating USC Viterbi students recognized for their outstanding academics, leadership and service
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May 15, 2015
Joy reigned supreme at the 2015 USC Viterbi undergraduate commencement, where students were encouraged to reach for the stars.
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Master Class
May 15, 2015
USC Viterbi master's graduates are encouraged to shape the future.
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Paging All Doctors of Philosophy, Grand Challenges Beckon
May 14, 2015
2015 cohort of USC Viterbi Ph.D. recipients urged to solve “the problems of our age”
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Engineering The College Experience
May 12, 2015
USC Viterbi senior and Collegetopia author Stefano Ganddini aims for the optimal
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Huffington Post: Lessons Learned and Things to Learn from the BP Oil Spill
May 05, 2015
On the 5th anniversary of the BP oil spill, Najmedin Meshkati discusses what was learned from the accident and lessons to keep in mind moving forward
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USC News: ISE students Stephanie Chow and Stephen Yortsos won the Phi Kappa Phi Student Recognition Award
April 29, 2015
ISE students Stephanie Chow and Stephen Yortsos won the Phi Kappa Phi Student Recognition Award for their research on the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash from July 2013
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Really Invisible Braces
April 16, 2015
ComfortCorrect, the 2014 MEPC winner, is poised to dramatically alter the orthodontics market
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NBC LA: Expo Line Placement Has Always Been A Danger Says USC Professor
April 09, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati comments on the dangers of the Expo Line design in light of the recent Metrolink accident near USC
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LA Daily News: Metrolink Trains' Flawed, Dangerous Design
April 09, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati and James E. Moore discuss the Expo Line and the dangers it poses at high-risk areas including intersections and pedestrian crossing zones
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Aerospace: Wanda Austin Selected to Serve on President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
April 08, 2015
Wanda Austin has been selected by President Barack Obama to serve on the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
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Faculty Profile: Ali Abbas
April 08, 2015
Meet new faculty member and director of USC's CREATE, Ali Abbas and learn about his goals in research and national security at the USC Viterbi School of Engineering
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KPCC: Metro Officials Looking Into Cause of Expo Line Crash
March 31, 2015
Najmedin Meshkati discusses the Expo Line crash and points out that the specific design of the line has been criticized for being accident-prone since its opening in 2012
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LA Times: New, Smaller Hospitals Built for Higher Efficiency
March 31, 2015
David Belson comments on the new, smaller MLK hospital, noting that the decrease in size aligns with more updated hospital efficiency perspectives
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KPCC: Fighting Planned Obsolescence of Consumer Appliances
March 24, 2015
James Moore comments on the planned obsolescence of electronics and appliances
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The Ins and Outs of Industrial and Systems Engineering
March 09, 2015
James E. Moore, II, Viterbi Vice-Dean and incoming President of the Institute of Industrial Engineers talks about industrial engineering in today’s context
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Washington Post: More Practical 3D-Printed Homes
February 06, 2015
Behrokh Khoshnevis' Contour Crafting is promising for more practical 3D-printed homes
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The Fleischer Prize in Green Technology
February 01, 2015
USC Viterbi Students encouraged to apply
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Tech News World: Hyperloop Test Track To Be Built in Texas
January 22, 2015
James Moore discusses future testing of Elon Musk's Hyperloop design
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NBC LA: Obstacles for California's High-Speed Rail
January 15, 2015
James Moore comments on the future of California's high-speed rail
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