Innovation in Systems, Algorithms and Quantitative Methods

Industrial and Systems Engineering at USC

The Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering leads through innovation in systems, algorithms and quantitative methods. We prepare students to become skilled experts, managers, decision-makers and researchers for design and optimization in complex and uncertain environments. The Epstein Department’s research and education benefit society through novel systems for healthcare, manufacturing, transportation and logistics, security, e-commerce, and the environment.
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Jun24Thu

Yes In My Backyard (YIMBY): Human Subjects Research

Thu, Jun 24, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
An online discussion and Q&A about Human Subjects Research at USC by the leaders from the Office for the Protection of Research Subjects (OPRS) at USC. When: 4-5 PM, 02/24 (last Wednesday of each month) Format: 20-minute talk, followed...

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Viterbi K-12 STEM Outreach: From Molecular Modeling to Addressing Social Problems Using AI to Fighting Hate Speech

Viterbi K-12 STEM Outreach: From Molecular Modeling to Addressing Social Problems Using AI to Fighting Hate Speech

Even in the midst of the pandemic, USC Viterbi professors continued to prioritize K-12 outreach, engaging in projects aimed to foster learning and incite passion for science and engineering

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Neil Siegel Selected as a 2021 INCOSE Fellow

Neil Siegel Selected as a 2021 INCOSE Fellow

The systems engineering pioneer is one of five new Fellows recognized by the International Council on Systems Engineering.

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Nathanael Jo Awarded USC Discovery Prize for 2020-2021

Nathanael Jo Awarded USC Discovery Prize for 2020-2021

The Master of Science in Applied Data Science graduate was supported in his research by the Epstein Institute and supervised by Phebe Vayanos and Andres Gomez.

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Commencement 2021: Engineering Grads Take Center Stage at L.A. Coliseum For First Time in 71 Years

Commencement 2021: Engineering Grads Take Center Stage at L.A. Coliseum For First Time in 71 Years

In a return to in-person graduation, the Class of 2020 and 2021 celebrate “passage to a post-COVID new world”