ISE News and Events
Two ISE professors, affiliated Associate Professor Aparna Gupta (PI, Lally) and Assistant Professor Kristen Schell (co-PI), have been awarded a three-year, $2.66 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-E) PERFORM (Performance-based Energy Resource Feedback, Optimization, and Risk Management) program.
The Class of 1957 Spectrum Award was established in 2017 to honor an Undergraduate Student in SoE with high academic achievement in engineering, coupled with generous service to RPI and the greater Rensselaer community.
We are pleased to inform that Ana Duque is the recipient of the Class of 1957 Spectrum Award which will be announced at 2020 Commencement Awards.
Ana Gabriela Du is a Colombian Junior IME student and the Co-President of RPI's Alpha Pi Mu-(Industrial and System Engineering Honor Society).
Jennifer Pazour, an associate professor of industrial and systems engineering, has been awarded the 2019 Rensselaer Alumni Association Teaching Award. The Teaching Award was created in 1994 by the Rensselaer Alumni Association Board of Trustees and is designed to recognize current members of the Rensselaer Faculty for their outstanding teaching techniques, contributions to the campus experience and commitment to students. A single award is presented each year, which includes $5,000 to enhance the classroom experience.
ISE Associate Professor Tom Sharkey recently visited Utqiagvik (formerly known as Barrow), Alaska in order to understand the community’s perspective on emergency response in the Arctic and how the types of infrastructure development that would most benefit the communities of the North Slope Borough of Alaska. As part of this visit, Professor Sharkey and colleagues met with people working in emergency response, risk management, and infrastructure planning for the North Slope Borough as well as representatives from various indigenous community groups. An important part of this research was