Industrial Engineering

Sudeep Hegde and Jackie Cha named Faculty Fellows

Hedge and Cha Profiles

Sudeep Hegde and Jackie Cha named CUSHR Faculty Fellows. The program is a step forward in our commitment to health services research, and the University’s commitment to health innovation.

Faculty Spotlight: Yongjia Song

Yongjia Song has just been awarded a 3-year grant from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to study topics related to contested logistics, with a total amount of about $350K. The concept is that (military) logistics planning should incorporate the possibility of being contested and challenged by an adversary.

IE Welcomes New Faculty Members

Clemson’s Department of Industrial Engineering (IE), one of the nation’s top 20 public IE programs, is pleased to announce the arrival of three outstanding faculty members.  Caglar Calayan, Assistant Professor. Dr. Caglar Caglayan joined the IE faculty after earning a Ph.D. in Operations Research at the Georgia Institute of Technology in August 2019.  Dr. Caglayan’s research […]

IE Faculty Appointed to Prestigious Editorial Boards

Two outstanding Clemson IE faculty members have been named to the editorial boards of significant journals in the fields of industrial engineering and operations research. Mary Beth Kurz, Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair, has been appointed as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Manufacturing Systems.  The journal is widely recognized as one of the top outlets for […]

Clemson Welcomes Dr. Jamiahus Walton to IE Faculty

Jamiahus Walton

The Department of Industrial Engineering is honored to welcome Dr. Jamiahus Walton as an assistant professor of industrial engineering this Fall 2019. Dr. Walton obtained his Ph.D. in Human-Computer Interaction from Iowa State University this year. He earned his Master’s of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Iowa State University in 2015, with a thesis comparing […]

Two IE Students Place at IISE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

Congratulations to two Clemson Industrial Engineering students, Jenny Byham and Emily Huffer, who placed 2nd and 3rd respectively in the technical paper competition at this year’s IISE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference at West Virginia University. Jenny Byham presented on her research with Dr. Sarah Riggs on “Quantifying Eye Movement: Changes in Entropy and K-Coefficient,” and Emily […]

Çağlar Çağlayan Joins IE Faculty as Assistant Professor

The Department of Industrial Engineering is pleased to announce the hiring of Çağlar Çağlayan as an assistant professor. Çağlayan earned his B.S. in Industrial Engineering at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, Turkey in 2011. He earned his M.S. in Industrial Engineering at NC State University in 2013, and an M.S. in Operations Research at the Georgia Institute of […]

Clemson Welcomes Dr. Yongjia Song to IE Faculty

The Department of Industrial Engineering is honored to welcome Dr. Yongjia Song as an assistant professor of industrial engineering this Fall 2018. Dr. Song obtained his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2013. He completed his graduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2012, where he earned his MS in both […]

New Findings on Biomass Cofiring from Clemson’s Dept. of IE

New Findings on Biomass Cofiring from Clemson’s IE Department   Coal-fired power plants in the United States face a major decision: shutting down plants or investing in transforming their current electricity generation technology. New research from Clemson University’s Industrial Engineering department investigates how biomass can help coal plants transition smoothly toward a low/zero carbon economy. […]