Chris Hadlock and Professor Eric Bickel Honored by Decision Analysis Journal

January 26, 2018

The Decision Analysis Special Recognition Award is given annually for the paper most worthy of recognition published in the Decision Analysis journal for the current year. 

Professor Benjamin Leibowicz Publishes Shared Autonomous Vehicles Op-Ed in Austin American-Statesman

December 01, 2017

Operations Research and Industrial Engineering assistant professor Ben Leibowicz, whose research interests include energy economics, technological change and energy and climate policy analysis, offered his thoughts on the potential harm that shared autonomous vehicles could have on the environment and suggestions for how policymakers and policies can regulate these vehicles to reduce the harm. His op-ed was published in the Austin American-Statesman on Nov. 29.

Texas Engineers Win INFORMS Student Chapter Awards

November 13, 2017

The last academic year was a banner year for the INFORMS Student Chapter in the Operations Research and Industrial Engineering program at The University of Texas at Austin, which received the INFORMS Annual Magna Cum Laude Award. This is the second highest award given to five select student chapters, chosen from hundreds of universities across the world, for their outstanding participation and performance during the last academic year.