2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
EGR 640 - Production Operation Models
An overview of methods for creating and analyzing production flow including lean, Quick Response Manufacturing, traditional production organizations, and facilities layout. Discussion of workstations and inventories with mathematical analysis. Introduction to flow control schemes as well as their analysis using discrete event simulation. A significant project is required. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: STA 615 or permission of the instructor.