bihf_slider_blcok

Our Programs

The Department of Biomedical, Industrial & Human Factors Engineering is the only academic unit, nationally, to share programs in these disciplines. Our programs are human-centered and focused on improving today's complex human-technical systems.

Our Programs Among Best in Nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Wright State University’s online graduate programs in education, engineering and business as among the best in the nation in 2016!

 

The Industrial and Human Factors Engineering program offered by the College of Engineering and Computer Science was ranked 41th among 83 schools, topping both the University of Arizona and the University of Florida.

Congratulations to Logan, Brad and Corinne

Logan Mamer (ISE Junior)
Logan has been awarded the Marvin Mundel Memorial Scholarship for 2017-18 academic year from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE). He is a UG Research Assistant in Dr. Parikh’s Lab.
 
Brad Guthrie (Ph.D, expected 2018)
Brad’s paper with Dr. Parikh has been judged the Best Student Paper (2nd place) in the Logistics and Supply Chain Track at the 2017 IISE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh.
 
Corinne Mowrey (Ph.D, 2016)
Dr. Mowrey’s paper with Dr. Parikh has been selected as the Best Track Paper in the Facility Logistics Track at the 2017 IISE Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh.

Caroline Cao: Prestigious Fulbright Scholar

 

 

Caroline Cao awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholar fellowship to work in Vietnam.

Dr. Subashini Ganapathy: Forty Under Forty Award

 

 

Congratulations Dr. Subhashini Ganapathy, Winner of the Dayton Business Journal "Forty Under Forty Award.

Congratulations Dr. Pratik Parikh!

 

Congratulations to Dr. Pratik Parikh on leading the Dayton-Cincinnati Professional IISE Chapter to a Gold Award in 2016. Only 8 chapters out of over 45 active chapters worldwide received this honor from the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE).

News

Leading the way

Wright State associate professor Pratik Parikh led Dayton-Cincinnati engineering organization to a Gold Award in 2016
Pratik Parikh, associate professor in the Department of Biomedical, Industrial and Human Factors Engineering, led a revival of the local Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers chapter.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom

Smashing success

Wright State senior Vanessa Madrigal epitomizes athletics department’s academic emphasis
Vanessa Madrigal enrolled at Wright State to play on the tennis team and study biomedical engineering in the College of Engineering and Computer Science.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom

Prescription for success

Wright State’s Muhammed Hamdan takes his senior design project on an entrepreneurial journey that could lead to a startup company
Muhammed Hamdan hopes to find investors and partners to help him produce a Multi-Sensory Medication Dispenser.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom

Wright State to host Orthopaedic Research and Innovation Symposium

Engineering and orthopaedic researchers and clinicians from around Ohio and the region are expected to attend the symposium on April 10.
Continue reading in Wright State Newsroom