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Simge Küçükyavuz Named 2023 INFORMS Fellow

One of the operations research profession’s highest honors, Professor Simge Küçükyavuz was recognized for outstanding research in mixed-integer optimization and stochastic optimization and service to the profession.
Oct 4, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

CDC Awards $27.5 Million for New Multi-institutional Outbreak Response Network

Northwestern joins one of 13 funded efforts within the network, which will serve as a first step toward creating a nationwide resource to support more effective response during public health emergencies.
Sep 19, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Industrial Engineering Adds Four Teaching, Research, and Visiting Faculty

Imon Banerjee, Moses Chan, Somayeh Moazeni, and Mike Watson will further enhance department’s student experience and strengthen its leadership in machine learning and computational statistics.
Aug 28, 2023

How to Play the Lottery if You Must

Fox 32 Chicago reached out to Northwestern Engineering Professor Barry Nelson for his expertise in statistics and for some tips to help increase the chances of winning the lottery.
Aug 17, 2023

Cue the Curves App Helps Plus-Sized Women Find Fashion That Fits and Flatters

Recent McCormick graduate Charlotte Oxnam discussed the app that helps plus-sized women find clothes that make them look and feel good as part of the CBS News series "Changing the Game."
Aug 14, 2023|from CBS News

Students Recognized in Forbes ‘30 Under 30’

Eight Northwestern students and alumni have secured spots on this year’s Chicago-specific Forbes ’30 Under 30’ list.
Aug 11, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

On a Mission to Optimize Networks

From social media misinformation to water safety, Northwestern Engineering researcher Simge Küçükyavuz addresses a range of dynamic network problems by combining data with custom-built computational models.
Aug 2, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Northwestern Establishes Julio M. Ottino Professorship

The professorship recognizes Ottino’s leadership and long-term commitment to the University and the McCormick School of Engineering.
Jul 25, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Study by Sanjay Mehrotra Earns Harold Kuhn Award

The paper, which outlines an optimization model for allocating and sharing a critical resource during a pandemic, was named the best published in Naval Research Logistics over the past three years.
Jul 18, 2023

Industrial Engineering Adds Four Tenure-Track Assistant Professors

The new tenure-track faculty add diverse backgrounds and experiences to provide more perspectives to industrial engineering students.
Jun 29, 2023

Christina Kosmowski Encourages Graduating Seniors to Say Yes

Kosmowski, CEO at LogicMonitor, and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the 2023 Undergraduate Convocation on June 11.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Rodney D. Priestley Challenges Graduates to Use Education for Good

Priestley and Dean Julio M. Ottino spoke at the PhD Hooding and Master’s Recognition Ceremony on June 11, part of Northwestern’s 165th Commencement.
Jun 12, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Noshir Contractor Named Fellow of the Academy of Management

One of 10 fellows in this year’s class, Contractor was recognized for his significant contributions to the science and practice of management.
Jun 8, 2023

Christopher Schuh Named Dean of McCormick School of Engineering

A renowned researcher, entrepreneur, educator, and alumnus, Schuh will join Northwestern from MIT.
Jun 6, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News

Cue the Curves, Founded by McCormick Student, Wins VentureCat Grand Prize

Charlotte Oxnam earned the $150,000 prize for her company’s plus-size shopping app.
Jun 2, 2023|from Northwestern Engineering News
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