open-book pencil-paper dummy arrow checkbox chevron close fetus fingerprint hamburger heartbeat magnifying-glass minus plane plus ribbon search shape skinny-arrow trophy venus-symbol award calendar contact email home left-arrow lightbulb news publications research youtube linkedin instagram twitter facebook
Jump to Header Jump to Main Content Jump to Footer
Jump to Footer

Systems and Information Engineering: Maximizing the value of data to produce more efficient, sustainable and powerful systems and decisions.

Many of the new technologies being introduced today hold the promise of substantial societal benefit if we successfully apply the technologies to solve real-world problems, such as treating and curing diseases and protecting critical systems from cyber attacks. In our department, we push the boundaries of knowledge in our three core areas—human interaction, optimization and secure control, and information modeling—to improve performance across the range of human activity. Newly developed approaches have produced advances in domains as varied as aviation safety, juvenile diabetes, manufacturing, precision medicine and surgery. Through all our work, we seek to benefit society by fostering safety, efficiency and sound decision-making.

Latest News

Our Faculty

Thumbnail of James W. Lark, III
Phone: ​434-924-7208

James W. Lark, III

Lecturer, Department of Systems and Information Engineering, Lecturer, Applied Mathematics Program, Department of Engineering and Society, Affiliated Faculty, Department of Statistics

Research Areas
  • Computational Statistics and Simulation/Statistical Modeling
  • Risk and Decision Analysis
  • Optimization Models and Methods
Read More

More About Our Department

Systems and Information Engineering Informational Brochure

Systems and Information Engineering Research Newsletter