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Student Team Wins 3D Printing Competition

A team made up of ISE and CSE students and led by ISE faculty members Chi Zhou and Lora Cavuoto and CSE faculty member Webyao Xu has won an international competition in 3D printing. The Singapore International 3D Printing Competitions is sponsored by the Singapore Centre for 3D Printing (SC3DP) at Nanyang Technological University.

Graduate Poster Competition

Congratulations to the winners of the ISE Poster Competition!

We would like to thank everybody for participating in the 2016 ISE Poster Competition. All of the presented student posters were excellent, and the scores were quite close. In the end, the following two posters received the highest scores and have been selected to represent the department at the SEAS Annual Graduate Research and Information Event:

Fatemeh Mousapour: A Literature Review : Recent Development of Attacker-Defender Games

Breakthrough in Graphene Printing

ISE Professor Chi Zhou was part of a research team that had a recent breakthrough in printing 3D structures made of the specialized material, graphene. Their study, published in the journal Small, describes an innovative process for printing graphene structures using ice as a structural support. 

Dr. Zhou noted “Graphene is notoriously difficult to manipulate, but the structures we built show that it’s possible to control its shape in three-dimensional forms,”

PhD Student Recognized for Teaching

ISE PhD student Alireza Farasat has been selected to receive UB's Graduate School of Excellence in Teaching Award. Ali's research involves on-line, adapative learning systems, which he has used in several ISE courses. Congratulations!


Batta Wins Research Innovation Award

ISE and SUNY Distinguished Professor Rajan Batta is receiving the IISE Award for Technical Innovation in Industrial Engineering. This award recognizes researchers who have distinguished themselves in one of the following ways: