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2011-02-18 17:15:42

For Northwestern University's Karen Smilowitz, the term "industrial engineering" is a bit of a misnomer.

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2009-06-10 15:35:00

For industrial engineering professor Karen Smilowitz, the best part of her job is finding new ways to apply her specialty--transportation modeling--to problems that benefit society.


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dynamitard
  • A political dynamiter.
The word 'dynamitard' is related to 'dynamite', which comes from a Greek root meaning 'power' and was coined by Alfred Nobel.