Russ Harpring award INFORMS (Phoenix)
Industrial Engineering student receives second place award in INFORMS completition.
Russ Harpring, a 2011 Master of Engineering graduate in Industrial Engineering, received the second place INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) Award in the “Doing Good with Good OR” competition. His selection as a finalist was based on the work he did for his Master’s thesis (Dr. Gerald Evans, advisor): Using Simulation Techniques to Improve the Client Flow of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services. He received his award at the Annual INFORMS Meeting in Phoenix on October 14. Congratulations, Russ!