Latest ISE News

MS Student Featured in Surgical Research Article

ISE MS Student Shridar Mane was featured in a Buffalo News article describing the intersection of engineering research and robotic survery at Roswell Park, in Dr. Kurshid Guru's ATLAS center, the Applied Technology Laboratory for Asvanced Surgery. Mane is designing an app to help patients better understand a rare treatment procedure. 

NFL Scheduling Paper is Fan Favorite!

Thanks to everyone who voted for ISE student Kyle Cunningham and Niraj Pandey and faculty Murat Kurt and Mark Karwan's paper, "Alleviating Competitive Imbalances in NFL Schedules: An Integer-Programming Approach" - it was the fan favorite. The paper was one of eight, out of 200, selected to be presented at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston.

Cognitive Engineering in Health Book Published

ISE Professor Ann Bisantz along with colleagues Catherine Burns (University of Waterloo) and Rollin J. Terry Fairbanks (Medstar Institute for Innovation, and UB ISE Adjunct Professor) have recently published the book "Cognitive Systems Engineering in Health Care," CRC Press. The edited volume contains case examples of cogntive engineering methods applied to high tempo, complex medical environments and design challenges.

INFORMS Quantum GIS Workshop Announced

The UB INFORMS chapter is hosting a workshop on Quantum GIS. Join the group to learn how to view, analyze, and edit data from this popular GIS package. Please bring your own laptop with Quantum GIS installed (free, open source). A mouse is useful. 

ISE Grad student Anshuman Kumar will lead the workshop.

March 6, 1:30 to 3:30

428 Bell Hall

Faculty Research in the News

Research by ISE faculty members Sara Behdad, Lora Cavouoto, and Matthew Bolton have all be featured in recent news releases and on-line news outlets.

Sara Behdad's work on e-waste recycling was featured in the Buffalo Rising article “Gadget Hoarding” is Another Form of e-Waste