• Safer, more efficient surgical care? There should be an app for that.

    Kevin Taaffe, Clemson University associate professor and graduate coordinator in industrial engineering, and his cross-disciplinary team of researchers are creating a smart app for clinicians and staff to give real-time information to patients, their families and hospital staff members during the entire perioperative process — a period defined as the time between patient check-in for surgery and either discharge or return to their rooms. more ›

  • Inspirational professor honored by peers

    A six-time professor of the year who has been credited with inspiring a generation of Clemson University industrial engineering students was honored this week by a professional society at its annual meeting in Chicago. Joel Greenstein, an associate professor, was named fellow by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. more ›

  • IE Welcomes Five New Faculty

    The Department of Industrial Engineering is proud to announce the appointment of five new faculty members for the 2014-2015 academic year. These faculty members will complement IE’s already talented faculty team and bring additional expertise and teaching capacity to service the growing demands. more ›

  • Clemson graduate returns to lead industrial engineering department

    A Clemson University graduate is returning to his alma mater to lead the industrial engineering department in the midst of an enrollment boom and a $10-million expansion of its home building. Cole Smith begins as department chairman July 1. It’s the latest move in a career that has included research in flight planning, radiation therapy treatment, national defense and NCAA tournament planning. more ›

  • Freeman Hall Addition Under Way

    Clemson University will soon begin expanding a building to make room for rapid growth in the industrial engineering department. Freeman Hall’s addition will include new offices, conference rooms and a 108-seat auditorium. The $10-million project is expected to help attract top talent, while creating room for new faculty and staff as the department expands. more ›

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