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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Engineering an Urgent Redesign for America's Healthcare System

Engineering an Urgent Redesign for America's Healthcare System

USC Viterbi launches a master of health systems management engineering degree to produce leaders who can make healthcare more efficient.

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USC Viterbi Sustainability Projects Receive $150,000 Funding Boost

USC Viterbi Sustainability Projects Receive $150,000 Funding Boost

Projects centered on precision agriculture, water modeling using AI, and smog-reducing architecture have been recognized in the USC Center for Sustainability Solutions’ latest grants.

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Kailey Breyer Brings Joy – and a Little Coding – to Girls

Kailey Breyer Brings Joy – and a Little Coding – to Girls

The USC Viterbi alumna and founder of Kailey’s Queens organizes events for 9- to 16-year-olds that foster friendship, learning and fun

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Department Award Winners for 2020

Department Award Winners for 2020

The Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering congratulates this year’s award-winning faculty and students.

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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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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.