The Inmate Assignment Decision Support System (IADSS) developed by graduate students and faculty members in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering was featured on the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PADOC) Podcast highlighting transformative innovation.

From the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Podcast: “In this episode, a team of Industrial Engineers from Lehigh University (now affiliated with a start-up company called Optamo) talk about the Inmate Assignment and Decision Support System (IADSS) that they built for PA DOC. This innovative system is the first of its kind in the country. We also talk with current and former staff from the PA DOC’s Office of Population Management (OPM), who are using this new system.”

Listen to the episode here: