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Richard K. Miller to serve as inaugural distinguished speaker on Thursday, November 12

Join the College of Engineering as we welcome our inaugural Iowa Engineering Distinguished Speaker, Richard K. Miller, for a day of roundtable discussions and a seminar focused on the current challenges facing engineering education.

Richard K. Miller was appointed President and first employee of...

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University of Iowa team wins $1M NSF grant to lead a multi-university consortium to advance medical AI

The use of artificial intelligence (AI) is already wide-spread in health care—it can be used to read X-rays, predict treatment responses, individualize prescriptions, and support clinical decisions. Machine learning systems are effective because of the vast amounts of...

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Industrial Engineering

Better, faster, cheaper, safer. Industrial engineers enhance the systems and processes around us, exploring business challenges and finding innovative solutions that boost efficiency and effectiveness.

Iowa’s program emphasizes teamwork and hands-on projects that call for structured problem solving, process and quality engineering, statistics and big data analytics, and other techniques.

Working with faculty, you might develop robots for space exploration, a production system for a Fortune 500 company, data-mining tools for a hospital, or a new jet cockpit.