Spotlights: ORIE

What is OR?

Operations Research (OR) applies scientific method to the management of organized systems in business, industry, government and other enterprises. OR is regularly applied in areas such as: supply... Read more

Amanda Kushner

Amanda Kushner

"I know the past 50 years of Cornell history .... Those were like my bedtime stories growing up." Read more

  • Hometown: Austin, Texas
  • Operations Research
Ojus Patil

Ojus Patil

"To see the problem solving skills that would lead you to be successful within that major, that's a very smart idea." Read more

  • Hometown: Westfield, N.J.
  • Operations Research

Peter Frazier ( 2009 )

Peter Frazier solves information collection problems. He is working with researchers at Georgetown University to find a drug that can stop Ewing's sarcoma from metastasizing. "It's an operations... Read more