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What is Operations Research?

Operations Research (OR) is the use of scientific methodology to study systems whose design or operation require human decision making. OR provides the means for making the most effective decisions about systems design and operation. The strength and versatility of OR stems from its diagnostic power through observation and modeling, as well as from its prescriptive power through analysis and synthesis.

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Engineering Career Fair, September 29 & 30, 2015

Whether you are looking for a full-time job or an internship, you will find the Engineering Career Fair at the McKimmon Center at NC State University a great place to start your search. Our Engineering Career Fair is one of the largest career fairs in…

Spring/Summer 2015 NC State Engineering Magazine

The Spring/Summer 2015 NC State Engineering magazine is online with college news and events.  See also the print PDF…

What Google Fiber May Mean for North Carolina, NC State and R&D

On Jan. 27, 2015, Google announced that it would be expanding its fiber-optic network, Google Fiber, into four new metropolitan areas: Raleigh-Durham, Charlotte, Atlanta and Nashville. So what? Google Fiber is basically a form of infrastructure for…

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