Data Science Expert is ISE’s Newest Faculty Member

Data Science Expert is ISE’s Newest Faculty Member

Victoria Stodden brings a background in statistics and law and a research focus on reproducibility to the Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.

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A Sweeter Way to Surprise People with Gifts

A Sweeter Way to Surprise People with Gifts

The first Surprise Cake was prototyped during Jordan Long’s time at USC Viterbi – now he’s showcasing them on “Shark Tank.”

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USC ISI Researcher Uses AI to Combat COVID-19 Under the Microsoft AI for Health Program

USC ISI Researcher Uses AI to Combat COVID-19 Under the Microsoft AI for Health Program

The Microsoft grant will help develop knowledge graphs for a COVID-19 data infrastructure.

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After a record-breaking deployment Navy Officer returns to USC for second graduate degree

After a record-breaking deployment Navy Officer returns to USC for second graduate degree

Jonathan Messer, M.S. ’18, put his systems engineering degree to use during a global pandemic and a humanitarian mission in Central America. He’s now taking it to outer space.

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Urgent Times Call for Urgent Measures

Urgent Times Call for Urgent Measures

USC ISI scientists research urgency detection in short crisis situations through social media

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The Secretive Networks Used to Move Money Offshore

The Secretive Networks Used to Move Money Offshore

Researchers at USC Viterbi have uncovered a highly unusual network pattern within the Panama Papers, showing how fortunes can be easily hidden in secretive offshore shell corporations, and how these remain difficult to trace and take down.

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What is Industrial and Systems Engineering?

Industrial and systems engineering (ISE) deals with the optimization of complex processes, systems or organizations. Engineers who specialize in this field work to eliminate wasted time, money, materials, man-hours, machine time, energy and other resources that do not generate value. According to the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers, they devise how to do things better by engineering processes and systems that improve quality and productivity.

An industrial and systems engineering education provides a fundamental base for success in a broad spectrum of career paths. USC's Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a strong curriculum taught by world renowned and dedicated faculty. In conjunction with the Daniel J. Epstein Institute, our department is uniquely positioned to be the thought leader in ISE education and research.

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Jan21Thu

Escape Room Experience

Thu, Jan 21, 2021
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
THIS EVENT IS FOR NEW VITERBI UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS. ATTENTION ALL AGENTS: WE NEED YOUR HELP We have evidence that a powerful enemy, who calls herself The Puzzler, has been breaking into secure facilities all over the globe and...

Jan26Tue

ISE 651 - Epstein Seminar

Tue, Jan 26, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Location: Online/Zoom
Speaker: Dr. Nick Meisel, Assistant Professor, Penn State Talk Title: TBD Host: Prof. Yong Chen

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Get Connected Involvement Fair

Thu, Jan 28, 2021
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Welcome to Viterbi and welcome to the Spring 2021 semester! Mark your calendars and come to the Get Connected Involvement Fair on Thursday, January 28th from 4:30 - 7:00 pm PST via Zoom. Learn about the 65+ student organizations that...

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Data Science Expert is ISE’s Newest Faculty Member

Data Science Expert is ISE’s Newest Faculty Member

Victoria Stodden brings a background in statistics and law and a research focus on reproducibility to the Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.

Read More

A Sweeter Way to Surprise People with Gifts

A Sweeter Way to Surprise People with Gifts

The first Surprise Cake was prototyped during Jordan Long’s time at USC Viterbi – now he’s showcasing them on “Shark Tank.”

Read More

USC ISI Researcher Uses AI to Combat COVID-19 Under the Microsoft AI for Health Program

USC ISI Researcher Uses AI to Combat COVID-19 Under the Microsoft AI for Health Program

The Microsoft grant will help develop knowledge graphs for a COVID-19 data infrastructure.

Read More

After a record-breaking deployment Navy Officer returns to USC for second graduate degree

After a record-breaking deployment Navy Officer returns to USC for second graduate degree

Jonathan Messer, M.S. ’18, put his systems engineering degree to use during a global pandemic and a humanitarian mission in Central America. He’s now taking it to outer space.