(April 27, 2016) The Senior Symposium & Undergraduate Research Poster Session was held at the Inn at Virginia Tech & Skelton Conference Center in Blacksburg, VA on April 26, 2016. The winning teams of the Senior Design Awards as well as the recipients of the undergraduate research awards were announced during the reception of the Symposium. Pictures of these award recipients and teams can be found on the 2016 ISE Senior Symposium: Awards and Reception page.

Senior Design Project Awards

Performance Impact Award: Kathryn Cotter, Casey Ryan Farah, Alex Joseph King, Yuzhe Zhu
Project title: UPS Package Label Optimization and Service Failure Analysis

Innovation and Creativity Award: Patrick Acker, Kara Michelle Love, Ian Stanchi, Alexander Cyrus Talati
Project title: Yard Management Optimization

Application of ISE Tools & Methods Award: David William Bohn, Sean Murphy, Tanya Saha, Eric Smith
Project title: Airport Resource Modeling and Predictions

People's Choice Award: Patrick Acker, Kara Michelle Love, Ian Stanchi, Alexander Cyrus Talati
Project title: Yard Management Optimization
 

Undergraduate Research Awards

First place: Carolyn Elliott
Project Title: A classification of engineering systems

Second place: Hannah Zauner, Coleman Merenda, and Lauren Young  
Project Title: Thematic analysis: determining user needs of military veterans with PTSD