Texas Engineers in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Operations Management, in conjunction with the UT Health Science Center – San Antonio (UTHSC-SA), have developed new procedures for scheduling medical residents over the year to allow more time for them to sharpen their skills and provide outpatient care.

With research interests ranging from energy and economics to decision-making under uncertainty and data analytics, ORIE's two new faculty members add to the breadth of the work conducted in our program.

Operations Research and Industrial Engineering assistant professor Ned Dimitrov is serving as co-chair of the organizing committee for the 15th INFORMS Computing Society Conference to be held in Austin, Texas, on January 15-17, 2017. He shares the distinction with Burak Eksioglu of Clemson University.

Today, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced a $30 million award to the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin to acquire and deploy a new large-scale supercomputing system, Stampede 2, as a strategic national resource to provide high-performance computing capabilities for thousands of researchers across the U.S.