Industrial Engineering

Khademi formulates plan to address HIV epidemic in Africa

Dr. Amin Khademi’s research on AIDS prevention in Africa is featured in the November 2015 edition of the AIDSFree Prevention Update, a monthly newsletter summarizing seminal articles across HIV prevention topics. The feature highlights Khademi’s paper entitled “Measuring the Potential Impact of Combination HIV Prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa” that was published in the September edition of Medicine. The […]

Two new awards strengthen research ties between Clemson and Greenville Health System

A bioengineer who is working to grow new arteries in a lab and an industrial engineer who is developing a health care app are the first winners of two new awards that strengthen ties between Clemson University and Greenville Health System (GHS). Dan Simionescu and Kevin Taaffe, both of Clemson University, have each won awards […]

IE Seminar Series – Georgia Tech’s Romeijn to present on “A column generation based approach to treatment plan optimization for Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy”

Edwin Romeijn H. Milton and Carolyn J. Stewart School Chair and Professor Georgia Institute of Technology Title: A column generation based approach to treatment plan optimization for Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy Date: Friday, October 9 Time: 1:25pm – 2:15pm Location: Freeman Auditorium View Fall 2015 Seminar Series Schedule and Details >>

IE Seminar Series announced for fall 2015

The Department of Industrial Engineering proudly announces the IE Seminar Series for fall 2015.  The purpose of the seminar series is to invite guest speakers from around the country and abroad to share their research and experiences with our students. We cordially invite the entire Clemson community to attend the seminars.  It is a tremendous honor to host these renowned experts, and we […]

IE researchers to collaborate on $4 million grant

Industrial Engineering at Clemson University is very pleased to announce that a multidisciplinary team of researchers and specialists have received a four-year, $4 million research grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This grant will establish a learning lab focusing on the design of safer, more efficient hospital operating rooms based on […]

Clemson’s J.C. Smith awarded 2014 Glover-Klingman Prize

Clemson IE is proud to announce that Dr. J. Cole Smith, professor and chair of the Department of Industrial Engineering, has been awarded the 2014 Glover-Klingman Prize.  The prize recognizes the best paper appearing in the prestigious journal Networks during 2014.  Smith shares this honor with his former Ph.D. student, Dr. Kelly Sullivan, now an […]

IE Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Sara Riggs


In her younger days, Sara Lu Riggs used to play school and create worksheets for the neighborhood kids to complete and study.  This innocent child’s play turned out to be a stepping stone in a path that has led her on an academic journey that culminated when she earned her Ph.D. and came to Clemson […]