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Faculty Search – Professor or Associate Professor, Division of Systems Engineering

September 23rd, 2014

The Division of Systems Engineering (SE) at Boston University (BU) is seeking candidates for a tenured faculty position at the rank of Professor or Associate Professor in the area of Network Systems.  The Division of Systems Engineering is seeking a proven accomplished researcher to provide leadership in the area of... More

BU Expanding Its Ranks of Data Scientists

November 18th, 2014

Provost's initiative will hire up to six By Rich Barlow BU plans to hire up to six data scientists—the intellectual miners extracting applicable information from the mountains of Big Data—over the next three years Data scientists use mathematical models to analyze voluminous data and draw knowledge from it that can be used in... More

CISE Hosts International Symposium on Control of Network Systems

November 4th, 2014

Attendees Celebrate New IEEE Journal Edited by ENG's Paschalidis By Mark Dwortzan Microbes are all around us—even inside us—and that’s a good thing. Left alone, these tiny organisms have a huge impact on everything from human health to wastewater treatment. But with a little engineering, they could do even more. In certain... More

Urban Seminar Series: The Resilient City – A Panel Discussion Featuring Professors Hutyra, Baillieul and Heiger-Bernays

November 3rd, 2014

Starts: 12:00 pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014 Ends: 1:30 pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014 Location: The Initiative on Cities, 75 Bay State Road URL: http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=sgxoeyrab&oeidk=a07ea1vxt2a07278f78 The Initiative on Cities' Urban Seminar Series brings together faculty and other experts from diverse fields to speak on a common urban topic or issue. The Resilient... More

SE & CISE Graduate Students at “Women in Computing Conference”

October 24th, 2014

By Christina Polyzos Theodora Brisimi, Yasaman Khazaeni, and Sepideh Pourazarm represented the Division of Systems Engineering (SE) and Center for Information and Systems Engineering (CISE) at the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) Of Women In Computing Conference on October 8-10, 2014, in Phoenix, AZ. These women had the opportunity to network, increased... More

Designing an Intelligent Urban Ecosystem

October 17th, 2014

BU leads collaboration to make public services “smarter” By Rich Barlow BU faculty, with help from business and government partners, will develop cloud computing–based services and products to solve urban problems ranging from traffic congestion to dirty air with a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The effort, called SCOPE (Smart-city Cloud-based... More