Student Feature: Tami Katz

Tami Katz is a Ph.D. student in systems engineering and a staff consultant systems engineer at Ball Aerospace. She is currently working on her dissertation “Cost optimization in requirements management for space systems.” Katz received her B.S. in aerospace engineering from California State Polytechnic University at Pomona and her M.S. in aerospace engineering from the…Read more

Summer 2020 Internship Spotlight: Duy Van

As a person who is fascinated by cars and ensuring their cybersecurity, systems engineering master’s student Duy Van is in the right place this summer. Van is an intern with BlackBerry’s team Cylance, a software company specializing in the Internet of Things (IoT) and cybersecurity. Working in Dallas, Texas, Van assists his team in requirement…Read more

Student Feature: Rock Mendenhall

Rock Mendenhall is a Ph.D. student in the systems engineering department and a practicing systems engineer. He received his master’s in systems engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and his bachelor’s in electrical and electronics engineering from The University of Akron. How do you implement systems-thinking in your job and life? I implement systems-thinking in…Read more

Student Feature: Cailin Simpson

Cailin Simpson is a Ph.D. student in Systems Engineering and software engineer & data analyst in the advanced materials department at Dynetics Technical Solutions, Inc. in Huntsville, Alabama. Simpson’s doctoral research, advised by Steve Simske, is focused on applications of data analytics and data science. She received her B.S. in computer science from the University…Read more