Description: Theory and practice of decision making under uncertainty. Graphical modeling techniques including influence diagram and decision trees. The value of information. Utility theory foundations, risk preference, and multi-attribute decision modes. Economic justification of projects.
Description: General consideration in tool designing, design of tool and workholding devices, forming machines and presswork tools; application of computer graphics and finite element techniques, and prediction of tool paths in CNC machines.
Prerequisites: IMSE 816 or permission
Description: Lecture and laboratory study of physiological factors affecting human performance during work. Includes evaluation and testing of physical work capacity, applied work physiology, and factors affecting work performance in stress producing environments.
Prerequisites: IMSE 816
Description: Introduction and historical developments, theoretical fundamentals of the mechanics of the body. The link system of the body and kinematic aspects of extremity joints. of human motion.