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Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering

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2020 News
2019 News
  • Gattani award recipients selected
    Doctoral candidate Pedram Parandoush, industrial and manufacturing systems engineering, is one of two students awarded the Gattani Outstanding Graduate Student Award.
  • Thomas Anjard, IE senior, credits scholarships for motivation to succeed
    Passionate, hard-working and service-minded is how those who know Thomas Anjard describe him. A senior in industrial engineering from Overland Park, Kansas, Thomas is thankful for his experiences and accomplishments at Kansas State University, made possible by scholarships and the generous donors who fund them.  
  • IMSE students apply lessons beyond the classroom
    KSolutions began with an idea to generate opportunities for students to develop relevant skills and explore their interests by working on meaningful projects for local businesses and campus organizations. 
  • Easton honored with outstanding teaching award
    Todd Easton, associate professor of industrial and manufacturing systems engineering, has been named co-winner of the 2018 American Society for Engineering Education Midwest Section Outstanding Teaching Award.
2018 News
2017 News
2016 News
  • Summer internship leads to scholarship for K-State's Bell
    A Kansas State University senior in industrial engineering is receiving an intern scholarship from Ash Grove Cement Co.

  • IMSE department relocates to Rathbone Hall
    Throughout the summer and fall, the IMSE department has been moving staff and faculty offices, classrooms, labs, conference rooms and graduate student offices from Durland Hall to Rathbone Hall.

  • Prominent IMSE alumni featured on Landon Lecture higher-education panel
    Tackling the toughest issues at universities today, including diversity and inclusion, sexual assaults, and campus security, requires a cultural climate change that starts with open and honest dialogue, according to participants at a Landon Lecture Series on Sept. 26

  • Kansas State University researchers map links between salmonella and sepsis
    Research by industrial engineering and biology researchers at Kansas State University marks a significant milestone in the battle against sepsis, the second highest cause of death in intensive care units in the U.S.

  • K-State IISE wins national awards at conference
    K-State's Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers was recognized with the Gold Award at the annual Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers conference in May. This is the highest student award offered by the institute's Chapter Recognition Program.

  • Engineering team earns NSF award for biofuel manufacturing project
    With today's economy and society highly dependent on liquid transportation fuels, development of domestically produced and environmentally safe alternatives is increasingly important. Research conducted by Meng Peter Zhang will address this challenge.

  • Zhang joins IMSE faculty as assistant professor
    Since he first arrived at Kansas State University, Meng (Peter) Zhang has held a number of titles in IMSE, including Ph.D. student, postdoc and visiting assistant professor.

  • Engineering professor elected fellow in professional society
    Zhijian Pei, professor of industrial and manufacturing systems engineering at Kansas State University, has been elected to the 2016 Society of Manufacturing Engineers College of Fellows.

  • Ben-Arieh honored with IISE Fellow Award
    David Ben-Arieh, a professor in the IMSE department, was selected to receive the award of 2016 Fellow by the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers. He was presented with the award at the IISE annual conference in Anaheim, Calif. on May 23.

  • Industrial engineering students earn Culbertson Steel Ring Scholarships
    Two industrial engineering seniors from Kansas State University have been honored for their leadership in student organizations and activities.

  • Zerr recognized with Professional Progress Award
    Brian Zerr, a 1997 BSIE alumnus, was honored with the 2016 Professional Progress Award for IMSE. This honor recognizes successful alumni for their professional accomplishments within the first 20 years after graduation.

  • IMSE Professor Shuting Lei awarded Incentive Grant
    The Office of International Programs announced that Shuting Lee is one of the winners of the spring 2016 Incentive Grant awards.

  • SORA using K-State engineering, Olathe campus to improve health care
    A local biotechnology company is using Kansas State University's expertise and resources to improve health care.

  • NSF grant to help researcher with work improving manufacture of ultra-thin precision parts
    A grant from the National Science Foundation will help a Kansas State University engineer develop better ways to machine ultra-thin precision parts, which are micro-sized components for high-performance products.

  • K-State IIE chapter hosts regional conference
    In February, the Kansas State University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers, or IIE, hosted the 2016 IIE South Central Regional Paper Conference. Over 150 students from 11 universities attended the event.
2015 News
2014 News