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2008 News

2008 News


  • Students Win Multiple Scholarships from the Women’s Transportation Seminar
  • Viterbi School to Partner with Stevens Institute in Systems Engineering Research Center
  • Viterbi Engineers as Teachers
  • Mansour Rahimi: Inland Seaports Could Ease LA Truck Traffic
  • New Systems Engineering Research Center
  • Operations Engineering For More Efficient Operating Rooms
  • Anatomy of a Natural Disaster
  • CAD Do! Yong Chen on How Factories of Tomorrow May Print Out Instead of Put Together
  • Detlof von Winterfeldt Appointed to the World Economic Global Forum Global Council
  • Mansour Rahimi on the Potential for Inland Port Development in Los Angeles
  • Megacities: A new Dynamic Organism
  • USC Salutes Andrew J. Viterbi
  • Dr. Andrew J. Viterbi Receives 2007 National Medal of Science
  • Viterbi School Engineering Program Moves Up to #11 in the World
  • Jim Moore on Metrolink
  • CREATE Security Randomization Application Studied for Use by Air Marshals
  • From RAND to the Epstein Department With a Health Care Mission
  • Najmedin Meshkati on Rail Safety
  • Wanda Austin on The High Ground in Space
  • Dean Yannis Yortsos' Viterbi State of the School Address
  • Barry Boehm's CS 577 Kicks Off its 12th Year Solving Real World Problems
  • Music, CompuMaestro - Like Radiohead, Please...
  • Blaming "human error" for Metrolink disaster ignores the real problems, says Naj Meskati
  • Naj Meshkati's Viterbi School Good Neighbors Campaign Tops All Units in Pledges
  • CREATE Software Randomizes Airport Patrols
  • Elaine Chew Probes "The Geometry of Sound"
  • Caterpillar Inc. Funds Berok Khoshnevis' "Print-a-House" Construction Technology
  • DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff Visits USC and CREATE
  • Barry Boehm Wins IBM Award
  • Assistant Professor Yong Chen Wins Best Paper Award
  • Carl Kesselman will Join the Epstein ISE Department
  • High Marks for the USC-IIT Kharagpur Exchange Program
  • Mann Institute Establishes Fellowships for Viterbi PhD Candidates
  • Epstein Department PhD is "Iran's Most Famous Motivational Speaker"
  • Musical Google: Elaine Chew Discusses Advantages of the Operations Research Approach to New Musical Search Technologies
  • USC High Performance Computing and Communications (HPCC) Supercomputer Ranks in U.S. Top 10
  • Robert "BJ" Takushi Focuses on Safety Along the Exposition Light Rail Transit Line
  • Commencement 2008
  • George Bekey On Systems-Of-Systems
  • Mini-Origami: Team Led by Peter Will Folds Up Tiny Packages for Drug Delivery
  • Korean Air Students Learn on the Fly
  • Seniors Stephanie Herzog and Stacey Schwartz Recognized as the Epstein ISE Department's Outstanding Students for 2007-08
  • Graduate Student Ramnath Shenoy Recognized for Service by the USC Division of Student Affairs
  • Catherine Ricafort Takes a Closer Look at Runway Incursions: Human Factors in Air Traffic Control
  • Epstein ISE Students Robert "BJ" Takushi and Catherine Ricafort Win Rose Hills Research Fellowships
  • Epstein Department Co-Hosts Major Systems Engineering Conference
  • Ted Mayeshiba Named New IIE Fellow
  • Epstein Alumna Elected to the National Academy of Engineering
  • Maged Dessouky Caps "an Incredible Year" with the IIE Fellow Award
  • Dan Epstein Gives $4M for New Alumni Center
  • CREATE Anti-Terrorism Program Passes Six Month Review
  • Epstein ISE Students Kate DeSousa, Stephanie Herzog, and Stacey Schwartz Reach Out to Westridge High Students
  • New Viterbi School "FAB LAB" Enhances Epstein Department Manufacturing Courses
  • Viterbi School Dean's List Posted for Fall Semester, 2007
  • Epstein ISE Senior Stacey Schwartz and the Viterbi Student Council Wow Local Students with 'DiscoverE' E-Week Activities
  • Berok Khoshnevis' Contour Crafting Technology Featured in the Museum of Modern Art's (MoMA) "Design and the Elastic Mind" Exhibit
  • James Moore Honored by the Orange County Engineering Council with a Pioneer Educator Award
  • Fernando Ordonez and his Colleagues Keep the Opposition Guessing
  • Epstein Department Alumnus and Viterbi School Benefactor Sonny Astani Proposes Cutting-Edge Animated Sign District for Downtown Los Angeles
  • Epstein Department Chair James Moore Honored Twice
  • A Better Way to Run Safety Net Hospitals: Epstein Faculty Study California Hospitals to Streamline Delivery of Health Care
  • David Belson on A Better Way to Run Safety Net Hospitals
  • Los Angeles Times Opinion: James Moore Says that By Pouring Money into Rail Projects, the MTA is Pushing Riders Off the Buses
  • USA Today Letters: Najmdin Meshkati Says Runway Accidents Linked to "Human Factor"