News and Notes

2015-2016:

2014-2015:

  • AcademyHealth 2015 Systems Science Scholar – Nasim Sabounchi
  • IIE 13th New Faculty Colloquium – Prahalad Rao & Nasim Sabounchi
  • Ambassador Peter F. Secchia Voyage of Discovery Program – Scott McAllister
  • Graduate Student Research Grant from the Sustainable Communities TAE Steering Committee – Yinglei Li
  • Outstanding Graduate Director – Mohammad Khasawneh
  • Delegates from Binghamton University visits The University of Electro-Communications (UEC) - August 2015
  • The Binghamton University chapter of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) was awarded the Student Chapter Recognition GOLD Award in acknowledgement of the chapter's improvements, progress, and overall achievements in 2014-2015 | June 29, 2015
  • Dean Leads International Programs | Summer 2015 Watson Review
  • Grad Students Make Great Ambassadors | Summer 2015 Watson Review
  • Women Stand Out in Health Systems Program | Summer 2015 Watson Review
  • Professor Hiroki Sayama's book "Introduction to the Modeling and Analysis of Complex Systems" is the first Binghamton University publication to be added to Open SUNY. | August 13, 2015
  • Best in Conference Paper at the SMTA Pan Pacific Microelectronics Symposium, February 2015 – F. Batieha, F. Feyissa, S. Hamasha, S. Shirazi, L. Wentlent, P. Ogutu, N. Dimitrov, E. Fey, and P. Borgesen, “Intermetallics Issues and Challenges in 2.5/3D Assembly Microjoints”
  • STAR Professional Service Award – Tamara Lindow
  • Invitation as Visiting Scientist at the Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems in Dresden, Germany (summer 2015) – Hiroki Sayama
  • NYS/UUP Individual Development Award – Sung Hoon Chung
  • Peck Family Scholarship for Undergraduate Conference Attendance – James Winkleblack
  • IEEC/GE/CPMT Electronics Packaging Symposium Poster Winners:
    1.First place:   High Performance IGZO Thin Film Transistors on Flexible Glass;  Josh Hewlett, Rajesh Vaddi, Bruce White, Mark Poliks
    2. Second place:  Substrative Single Micron Metal Patterning on Flexible Glass;    Robert Malay. Abhishek Nandur, Rajesh Vaddi, Bruce White, Mark Poliks
  • Mining for organs: Watson SSIE researchers use data analysis to help boost organ donor numbers | Watson Review, 2015
  • Paying it forward: Peck scholarship funds student conference attendance | Watson Review, 2015
  • A positional Toll receptor code directs convergent extension in Drosophila | Nature, November 2, 2014
  • Algorithms Reveal Forecasting Power of Tweets | Discover-E, September 10, 2014
  • Two SWE students were able to attend the 2014 National SWE Conference with departmental support - Aria Niles and Meghana Jain
  • IEEC/GE/CPMT Electronics Packaging Symposium Poster Winners:
    First place:   High Performance IGZO Thin Film Transistors on Flexible Glass;  Josh Hewlett, Rajesh Vaddi, Bruce White, Mark Poliks
    Second place:  SubtractiveSingle Micron Metal Patterning on Flexible Glass;    Robert Malay. Abhishek Nandur, Rajesh Vaddi, Bruce White, Mark Poliks

2013-2014:

2013:

  • Congratulations to SSIE's Dasharathy N. Ramesh on being one of two recipients for Best Poster award for "Thin Film CZTS Solar Cell Using Sputtering Method" presented at the IMAPS New England Symposium held May 2013 in Boxborough, MA
  • Congratulations Jeff Schmidt (Systems Science PhD student) for winning the best student paper award at the IEEE ALIFE 2013 conference!
  • Congratulations to Connor D'Andria for receiving the Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence!
  • Congratulations to SSIE's Ehsan Alikhani for his 1st place win in the Fall 2012 Binghamton University Photography Contest!

2012:

  • Answering the "What If" Systems scientists and industrial engineers harness the power of simulation to model better healthcare
  • Our own Connor D'Andria is featured at Binghamton University's Inside Spotlight
  • 2nd Runner up for a theoretical paper award at the 2012 Complex Adaptive Systems Conference, Sina Khanmohammadi, PhD SS student, Cihan Hayreddin Dagli, and  Farnaz Zamani Esfahlani
  • Sang Won Yoon & Chanchal Saha, PhD ISE Candidate; "Best Paper" award at SISE 2012 Conference
  • 1st Place - Shantanu Joshi, MS ISE Candidate, for "LGA Solder Joints with Superior Reliability";
    2nd Place - Hema Sudarsanam, MS ISE Candidate, Mohammad M. Hamasha, Tara P. Dhakal, Susan Lu and Charles R. Westgate, for their poster "Comparing reliability of silver and silver chromium thin films on PET,
    3rd Place - Mazin Obaidat, and Sa'D Hamasha, PhD ISE Candidates and Younis Jaradat, for their poster "Reliability of SAC305 under Variable Loading Conditions -- Effects of Amplitude",
    2012 Electronics Packaging Symposium, Technology Advances in Small Scale Systems and Microelectronics Packaging, Oct 2012
  • The SSIE Department congratulates Professor Santos on his appointment as the Editor of a new journal - Industrial and Systems Engineering Review (ISER)
  • Systems Science PhD student Daniel Margolis is featured in Discover-e.
  • Congratulations to the Spring 2012 Watson School's Dean List recipients.
  • In recognition of the quality of their presentation at the day-long Senior Capstone Design presentations, Selenny Vasquez, Colin Walsh, and Professor Daryl Santos (Advisor) were selected for the MacDonald Family Prize in Senior Design.

2011:

  • MS-ISE candidate, Takahiro Tanaka, won the best poster award from the August 10-12 Mayo Clinic Conference on Systems Engineering & Operations Research for "Infusion Chair Scheduling Optimization Applying Bin-Packaging Heuristics".

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Calendars

 

Outstanding SSIE Students

Watson School Recognition Ceremony

 

May 19, 2012

School-wide honors

Katie C. Root Award for Graduate Students - Hadassah Head, MS in Systems Science

Department-based honors

Outstanding Academic Achievement in Baccalaureate Students - Kevin Mei

Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies, Industrial and Systems Engineering - Joe Weiss

Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies, Systems Science - Keith Thompson

Service to the Department - Jason Houtenbrink

Student Speaker for Industrial and Systems Engineering

Laura Matthews

 

May 21, 2011

School-wide honors

Katie C. Root Award for Graduate Students - Kari Sentz, PhD in Systems Science

Department-based honors

Outstanding Academic Achievement in Baccalaureate Students - Matthew Sommerhalter

Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies, Industrial and Systems Engineering - Gary Cheung

Outstanding Achievement in Graduate Studies, Systems Science - Soumyaroop Mitra

Service to the Department - Hanh Q. Ngyuen and Akiev Samson

Student Speaker for Industrial and Systems Engineering

Matthew Sommerhalter

 

2009 Undergraduate Honors candidates

Robert Campbell

Michael Eberhart

Kevin Seymour

Matthew Sommerhalter

Xin Xin Zan

President's Award for Undergraduate Student Excellence

Coralie Brutus

Last Updated: 8/8/16