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2009 News

2009 News


  • KABC-TV Zooms in on USC Student Game Builders
  • Jared Fortune and Ashok Patel win Center for Teaching Excellence Awards
  • Carl Kesselman Discusses Medical Informatics
  • Barry Boehm and Andrew Viterbi Win 2010 IEEE Medals
  • Epstein and Viterbi Ph.D. Students Learn about Careers in Academia
  • Viterbi School Connection Links 2009 Eddy Honorees
  • Aurora/Inforsys Technologies LTD’s Technology Conference Lights Up Davidson Center
  • Wei-Min Shen’s Superbots
  • ISE 105: Introduction to Industrial and Systems Students Go Behind the Scenes at Disneyland California Adventure Park
  • Viterbi Faculty Members Win $23.6 Million in Stimulus Grants
  • BIRN Launches New Website
  • Dorit Hochbaum Accepts the Epstein Family Chair
  • Teaching Science: Why Not Do It Scientifically?
  • "What Does Every Engineer Need to Know - Now?" Richard K. Miller Offers Some Answers
  • Lockheed Martin Invests in Viterbi School Undergraduate Engineering Training
  • 2009 State of the Viterbi School
  • Viterbi School Welcomes an Impressive MS Class
  • Elaine Chew on Music, Math, and the Work of Geometer Donald Coxeter: TVOntario Documentary Premiering October 21
  • CREATE Security System to Call TSA "Plays" in Pittsburgh Airport Security
  • Inventor Berok Khoshnevis Signs on as CTO for Singularity University Team
  • Industry CEO Azad Madni to Direct the Systems Architecting and Engineering Program
  • Scott Jackson to Serve as the USC Focal for The Infrastructure Security Partnership
  • Brenton Guy on Leadership
  • Boeing VP Rick Stephens and 300 Other USC Alumni Salute 70 Years of Shared History
  • Yong Chen Named a “Creative Young Engineer”
  • Elaine Chew Performs on DOUBLES - Music of Peter Child
  • Najmedin Meshkati Named Jefferson Science Fellow
  • Yong Chen Selected to Participate in the NAE’s 2009 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium
  • Stephen C. Hora to Lead Department of Homeland Security Research Center at USC
  • NAE Grand Challenge Summit Co-Hosts Announce the Grand Challenge Scholars Program
  • Detlof Von Winterfeldt Appointed Director of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
  • A Software Program for Aspiring Rock Stars Everywhere
  • Systems Management Alumnus-Astronaut Tapped to Lead NASA
  • Stephen Lu’s i-Podium™ Education Cooperation Program Will Link Viterbi School and Peking University
  • Distance Education Network Produces 358 New Alumni
  • Still Another Honor for CREATE Air Security Randomization Program
  • Commencement 2009: Viterbi Students Awarded 2,057 Degrees
  • Najmedin Meshkati in the OC Register on Keeping 'Safety First' at San Onofre
  • Epstein ISE Sophomore Tristin Hatch Wins Irish Technology Award
  • Epstein Department T.A. is Double Award Winner
  • Viterbi School Ties with Caltech for #7 in US N&WR Grad School Rankings
  • Carl Kesselman Wins the Viterbi School of Engineering’s Inaugural Use-Inspired Research Award
  • Astani Department Unveils Plaque in Honor of Epstein Alumnus
  • Epstein Department Ph.D. Candidate Pavankumar Murali Wins Prized Urban Studies Grant
  • Double IIE Distinction for Epstein Department Chair Jim Moore
  • Epstein ISE Alum Takes a Calculated Risk: Sonny Astani Brings High-rise Condo Project to Market
  • Stan Settles Wins Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Industrial Engineering Award
  • Carl Kesselman Receives Center Grant for Biomedical Informatics Research
  • Diane Ainsworth, Viterbi School Science Writer, Editor, and Friend of the Epstein ISE Department, Dead at 56
  • $22.2M NCRR Grant to USC Aims to Establish Ultimate Informatics Infrastructure
  • Local Ports Stakeholders Pack METRANS Town Hall
  • MySpace Exec to Teach in the Information Technology Program this Fall
  • James Moore’s Comments to CNN on High Speed Rail
  • Fox 11 News: USC Students' "ARMOR" Keeping LAX Safe
  • Epstein ISE Department Initiates Health Technology Short Courses
  • LAXPD Bestows LA Honors on CREATE Security System Builders
  • NAE Grand Challenges Summit a Smash Hit
  • Elaine Chew on AI in a New Musical Age: Interview in IEEE Intelligent Systems (PDF)
  • Kari Hernandez Wins Orange County Engineering Council Outstanding Student Award
  • Rossier Doctoral Support Center Accelerates Epstein Dissertations