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Department Spotlights

Kapil Chalil Madathil wins NSF Grant

Tuesday April 12, 2022

Dr. Tanju Karanfil (Environmental Engineering) and Dr. Kapil Chalil Madathil (Industrial Engineering) received an NSF grant to support water treatment operations. Empirical studies will determine the efficacy of mixed reality technology to support the training needs of water treatment technicians.

Multiple Seed Grants obtained by Industrial Engineering faculty for 2022-2023

Tuesday April 12, 2022

Recently, as many as 6 IE faculty were either principal investigators (PIs) or co-PIs on several seed grants awarded for the 2022-2023 cycle through Clemson University’s partnership with Prisma Health.

IE endowment co-founder Karen Lindenmeyer passes

Thursday April 07, 2022

Karen Lindenmeyer passed away in early February. Karen Lindenmeyer, who was an IE faculty member for years, will have an endowment in her honor that provides funding for the Lindenmeyer Leadership and Public Service Award.


IE Spotlights

Persia Ghotbi-Taheri

Persia profile"Once I set foot on campus, I just knew it was the perfect place for me." Persia, now an industrial engineering major at Clemson, is making the most of her time on campus by supporting her peers. She is serving a year as president of the Clemson chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE). More Info»

Eliza Macaulay

Eliza profile"Placed first in the IISE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference technical paper competition." Eliza Macaulay, a junior in the Industrial Engineering department at Clemson University, placed first in the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference technical paper competition for her paper titled “Understanding the Vulnerabilities of Youth to Sex Trading in Minnesota Districts.”  More Info»

Dr. Yongjia Song

Song profile"Awarded prestigious NSF Career" Dr. Yongjia Song has received the prestigious NSF Career Award for his grant titled "An Adaptive Stochastic Look-ahead Framework for Disaster Relief Logistics under Forecast Uncertainty". More Info»