Prerequisites: Sophomore standing.Intended for students majoring in areas other than engineering and science.
Description: Understanding technology and its impact on society.
Prerequisites: IMSE 250 or permission.
Description: Analysis and design of work systems considering human capabilities and limitations, human anatomy and physiology, interacting with physical environment, and occupational safety and health. Overview of physical ergonomics, safety, hygiene, and cognitive ergonomics.
This course is a prerequisite for: MECH 434
Prerequisites: MATH 221; IMSE 250 or permission.
Description: Application of deterministic operations research techniques: linear programming, transportation problems, assignment problems, integer programming. Model formulation and problem solving using a computer package.
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.