Production Systems Design (ISE 361)
Introduction to work and time study, work analysis, learning curve, man-machine systems, elements of production and service system design, layout types and methods, location models, managerial and planning distinctions. Planning flow shops and job shops, cellular manfacturing, manual and automated assembly lines, automated production lines, flexible manufacturing systems. Critical Path methods, PERT and resource allocation in project management. Forecasting methods, trend and seasonal methods, single and multi variate regression.