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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.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.