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Summer 2016 updates!

Summer 2016 is here! The last of the ISE/DSA 5113 finals has been taken, all pencils are down, and students are heading out for new adventures. Cyril Beyney has just accepted an offer to become the lead data scientist for Nerd Kingdom and is moving to Dallas, TX! Weili Zhang is headed up to Pittsburg for a… Read More »

Au revoir Olivia! Bonne chance!

A bittersweet farewell to Olivia Perret!  I am extremely proud of her as a recent graduate of the MS ISE program at University of Oklahoma and I am honored to have been her advisor.  She has accepted a 10 week ‘internship’ in New York City as a Quantitative Analyst with Standard & Poor.   Knowing… Read More »

Congratulations Olivia Perret!

Congratulations to Olivia Perret upon her successful defense of her Masters thesis research, “A novel post-hoc matching procedure using statistical learning methods”.  She is now the 5th student in the Analytics Lab to obtain a Masters of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Oklahoma. On February 2, 2016, Olivia presented and defended her work  in front… Read More »

Congratulations to Cyril Beyney!

Très bien Cyril! Congratulations to Cyril Beyney upon a successful completion of his Masters of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Oklahoma. On December 10, 2015, Cyril presented and successfully defended his thesis entitled, “Quantitative analysis of social media sensitivity to natural disasters”.   The committee members, Dr. Charles Nicholson, Dr.… Read More »

Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference 2016

Two abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the 2016 Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference to be held at Vanderbilt University May 22-25, 2016 in Nashville. This work is a collaborative effort of Weili Zhang, Naiyu Wang, and Charles Nicholson. Resilience-Based Risk Mitigation and Recovery for Highway Transportation Networks The resilience of robust, large-scale, interdependent civil… Read More »

INFORMS Annual Meeting 2015

Operations research and analytics conference Prof. Charles Nicholson and Weili Zhang will be attending the 2015 INFORMS Annual Meeting in Philadelphia November 1-4 . This conference is one of the top opportunities to connect with leading researchers and practitioners in the field of operations research (OR), management sciences (MS), and analytics. Approximately 5,000 attendees comprised… Read More »

Recruiting grad student for data science project

Recruiting for research! The Analytics Lab is currently recruiting a MS or PhD student to work on 2 year sponsored research from Nerd Kingdom collaboratively with SMU Guildhall.  The project is a data intensive, data science project that requires significant analytical skills and creative thinking.  Nerd Kingdom is a video game technology and research group that is interested… Read More »

Congratulations to the 2015 graduating MS students!

Congratulations to 2015 Masters students: Leslie Goodwin, Olwafemi Oseni, Diana Wang, and Weili Zhang! Leslie, Femi, and Diana completed the Masters program in ISE.  Weili, completed his Master’s degree in Data Science and Analytics — the first student to finish this program.  Weili is continuing his studies as PhD student in ISE; Diana is pursuing a PhD in… Read More »