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USC News: Research Team Will Help Los Angeles Reduce Bias and Disparity in Homelessness Services

A $1.5 million grant will allow researchers with the USC Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society to investigate ways to reduce racial bias in the housing system.

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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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The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

Motivated to engineer a better world for all humanity, USC Viterbi celebrates graduates who have pursued academic excellence and impacted their communities.

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She Wants To Change How We Dress And Feed The World

She Wants To Change How We Dress And Feed The World

Soraya Levy, Senior and Grand Challenges Scholar, Started Reimagining Our World by Reimagining Her Own Education

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The Engineering Bat Signal for COVID-19 Went Out. She Answered It.

The Engineering Bat Signal for COVID-19 Went Out. She Answered It.

How Julia Sircar, a Class of 2020 graduate, came to work with top engineers to combat a pandemic.

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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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USC News: Research Team Will Help Los Angeles Reduce Bias and Disparity in Homelessness Services

USC News: Research Team Will Help Los Angeles Reduce Bias and Disparity in Homelessness Services

A $1.5 million grant will allow researchers with the USC Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society to investigate ways to reduce racial bias in the housing system.

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The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

Motivated to engineer a better world for all humanity, USC Viterbi celebrates graduates who have pursued academic excellence and impacted their communities.

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She Wants To Change How We Dress And Feed The World

She Wants To Change How We Dress And Feed The World

Soraya Levy, Senior and Grand Challenges Scholar, Started Reimagining Our World by Reimagining Her Own Education

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The Engineering Bat Signal for COVID-19 Went Out. She Answered It.

The Engineering Bat Signal for COVID-19 Went Out. She Answered It.

How Julia Sircar, a Class of 2020 graduate, came to work with top engineers to combat a pandemic.