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Systems & Industrial Engineering

This section of the college news site gathers stories that feature the faculty, students, staff and programs of the UA Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering. For detailed information about all other aspects of SIE, please visit the department website.

Systems & Industrial Engineering News

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UA Engineering Students Turn Up the Heat

A record-breaking April 1 temperature of 95 degrees Fahrenheit was not the only source of sizzle on the UA campus that day.
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UA Engineers and Local DOT Test Smart Traffic Systems to Reduce First Responder Deaths

UA researchers have teamed up with the Maricopa County Department of Transportation to create a system that will make intersections safer for emergency responders and the general public.
Wayne Wymore

UA Systems Engineering Pioneer Dies at 84

Aspiring pilot unexcited by engineering turned to math and established first academic department of its kind.
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Let There Be Flight

Two sheets of paper, a few strips of sticky tape and two paper clips – that's all UA engineering students had to build a high-soaring paper airplane. The Flight Design Challenge was part of this year's Engineering Week.