IE - Industrial Engineering

IE 1560 Operations Research: Deterministic Mathematical Models Cr. 2

Introduction to mathematics of decision making in industry and government. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Undergraduate level students.

IE 3120 Work Design Cr. 3

Role of the human as an element of the work environment. Traditional issues of work standards, productivity analysis and occupational safety are introduced. Examination of functional and organizational role of the worker; impact of emerging computer-based technologies on work design and implementation strategies is discussed. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 3450 Manufacturing Processes I Cr. 3

A study of the field of manufacturing processes from a mechanical engineering design standpoint. Topics include: processing of metals, polymers, and ceramics, and computer-aided manufacturing. Offered Yearly.

Prerequisite: (CE 2400 with a minimum grade of C- or ME 2400 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

Course Material Fees: $10

Equivalent: ME 3450

IE 3460 Manufacturing Processes Lab Cr. 1

Laboratory to accompany I E 3450. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering.

IE 4120 Introduction to Human Factors Engineering Cr. 4

Current practice perspective on human capabilities and limitations as a component in engineering systems. Analysis and design of human-centered systems, with emphasis on applications. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment is limited to Undergraduate level students.

IE 4250 Engineering Data Analysis Cr. 3

Advanced concepts for the analysis of variability in engineering problems, multivariate distributions, hypothesis testing, non-parametric statistics, point and interval estimation, fitting straight lines, goodness of fit tests, contingency tables and introduction to the analysis of variance. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 3220 with a minimum grade of C- or BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4260 Principles of Quality Control Cr. 3

Statistical quality control including process capability, control charts, and acceptance sampling procedures. Procedures for measurement of dimensional tolerance are introduced. Computer-based data collection and analysis. Offered Yearly.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4310 (WI) Production Control Cr. 3

The design of production planning and control systems. Materials management, forecasting, planning, scheduling of production systems, the planning and scheduling for large scale projects and introduction to the design of computerized materials management systems. Applications of operations research models to production control problems. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 4560 with a minimum grade of C- and ENG 3050 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4330 Facilities Design Cr. 3

Design of manufacturing, warehouse and material handling facilities. Use of analytic and computer-aided methods in the facilities design process. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 3120 with a minimum grade of C- and IE 4850 with a minimum grade of C- and IE 4310 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4355 Product Engineering Cr. 3

Current principles and processes of product engineering. Use of integrated product engineering processes and methods. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4420 Systems Simulation Cr. 3

Systems modeling and discrete event simulation. Methodology applied to analysis and design of a broad range of systems including both production and service systems. Computer assignments and a term project are required. Offered Yearly.

Prerequisites: ([BE 1200 with a minimum grade of C-]) AND ([BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-]) AND ([BE 2550 with a minimum grade of C-])

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4560 Operations Research Cr. 3

An introduction to the philosophy of operations research. Formulation of linear programming models and their solution. Duality and sensitivity analysis. The transportation model. Introduction to probabilistic modeling and applications of queueing models. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C- and MAT 2150 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4700 Leadership in Manufacturing Cr. 3

Leadership of individuals and teams in a unionized manufacturing environment. Technical elective for Production Leadership Management Program (PMPL) students. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering.

IE 4710 Labor Relations in Manufacturing Cr. 3

Knowledge and skills in administering labor agreements. Technical elective for Production Leadership Management Program (PMLP) students. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment is limited to Undergraduate level students.

IE 4800 Engineering Design I: Project Management Cr. 2

Project selection, team building, and methodological preparation required for Engineering Design Project II. Offered Yearly.

Prerequisites: (2 of IE 4420, IE 4330, IE 4560) AND ([IE 3120]) AND ([IE 4250]) AND ([IE 4850])

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 4850 Engineering Economy Cr. 3

Economic analysis of engineering projects. Selection of appropriate interest rates and methods of analysis, depreciation, tax considerations, and use of accounting data in comparison of investment alternatives. Offered Yearly.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

Course Material Fees: $10

Equivalent: CE 4850

IE 4880 Engineering Design II Cr. 2

Intensive design experience defined and executed by the student. Requires synthesis and application of skills and knowledge gained in the program. Offered Winter.

Prerequisites: (May be taken concurrently: [IE 4260]) AND (May be taken concurrently: [IE 4310]) AND (May be taken concurrently: [IE 4330]) AND (May be taken concurrently: [IE 4420]) AND (May be taken concurrently: [IE 4560]) AND ([IE 4800])

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering.

IE 4990 Directed Study Cr. 1-6

Supervised study and instruction in a field selected by the student. Offered Irregularly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the following programs: BS in Biomedical Engineering, BS in Chemical Engineering, BS in Civil Engineering, BS in Electrical Engineering, BS in Industrial Engineering, BS in Mechanical Engineering; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 5100 Quantitative Physiology Cr. 4

The basic principles of human physiology presented from the engineering viewpoint. Bodily functions, their regulation and control discussed in quantitative terms and illustrated by mathematical models when feasible. Offered Winter.

Prerequisites: ([BME 5005 with a minimum grade of C] OR [BME 2010 with a minimum grade of C])

Equivalent: BME 5010, CHE 5100, ECE 5100, ME 5100

IE 5780 Products Liability Introduction for Engineers Cr. 1

Application of engineering practice to minimize products liability exposure. Stages of a products liability lawsuit; how engineers may be involved at different stages of the process. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students with a class of Applicant Masters, Candidate Masters or Senior; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

Equivalent: ME 5780

IE 5995 Special Topics in Industrial Engineering Cr. 1-4

Special subject matter in industrial engineering. Topics to be announced in Schedule of Classes . Offered Irregularly.

IE 6000 Digital Automation Cr. 4

Fundamentals of digital control and logic; integration and automation solution technologies (barcode systems, vision systems, etc.); data acquisition. Offered Spring/Summer.

IE 6005 Automotive Engineering Statistics Cr. 3

Introduction to probability and statistics for engineering students: analysis of random component in problems, understanding probability and statistics, opportunities for application, analysis of data using statistical software. Offered for graduate credit only. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 6180 Biomedical Instrumentation Cr. 4

Engineering principles of physiological measurements. Signal conditioning equipment, amplifiers, recorders and transducers. Recent advances. Offered Winter.

Prerequisites: ([BME 5010, BME 5020, and ECE 3300] OR [BMS 6550] OR [BMS 5550])

Equivalent: BME 6480, ECE 6180, ME 6180

IE 6210 Applied Engineering Statistics Cr. 4

Analysis of variability in engineering decision making; data analysis, probabilistic models, hypothesis testing, regression and analysis of variance. No credit after IE 4250. Offered Fall, Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

IE 6220 Value Engineering Cr. 4

Resource management; systematic approach to solving problems and making decisions; forcing latent capabilities to be applied to challenging assumptions; application of unbiased logic techniques to produce superior results. Offered Spring/Summer.

IE 6240 Quality Management Systems Cr. 4

Design of quality management systems. Topics include: QFD, quality planning, business operating systems, TQM, standards, and auditing. Quality management tools such as PDCA and root case analysis. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

IE 6270 Engineering Experimental Design Cr. 4

The design of engineering experiments for manufacturing process analysis, human factors experimentation, societal systems analysis and life testing; basic experimental design models, blocking, factorial experiments, nested designs, covariance analysis, response surface analysis, estimation of effects. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: IE 6210 with a minimum grade of C

IE 6310 Lean Operations and Manufacturing Cr. 2

Fundamental theories and concepts in lean manufacturing, six-sigma, mistake proofing, problem solving, process management. Students develop competency in identifying causes and sources of waste in manufacturing, industrial, and business operations. Offered Fall, Winter.

IE 6405 Integrated Product Development Cr. 4

Product development process: product architectures, concurrent engineering. Integration of marketing, design, and manufacturing functions for product development. How such processes are designed to account for various manufacturing and other business constraints to ensure that customer needs are met. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate or Undergraduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

Equivalent: AET 5600, EVE 5600

IE 6420 Computer Aided Manufacturing and Lab Cr. 4

CAM and process planning. Principles of manufacturing planning and control. Design and integration of ASRS, AGVS, robotic systems in manufacturing. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 6415 with a minimum grade of C

IE 6425 Product Lifecycle Management and Sustainable Design Cr. 4

Introduction to modern principles, practices, and applications of PLM and sustainable design. Offered Winter.

IE 6430 Computer Simulation Methods Cr. 2

The application of discrete, continuous and combined simulation methods to the solution of a variety of production and service systems problems. Computer simulation and a term project involving an application are required. Offered Fall, Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 6310 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C

IE 6442 Facilities Design and Materials Flow Cr. 2

Plant location theory, analysis of models of plant location. Models for determining plant size and time phasing. Design of manufacturing warehouse and material handling facilities. Use of analytical and computer-aided methods in the facilities design process. Offered Winter.

IE 6470 Stochastic System Modeling: Queuing and Simulation Cr. 2

Description of queuing systems; analytical solutions; discrete events systems; modeling framework and object models; terminating and non-terminating systems; statistical analysis; case studies. Offered Yearly.

IE 6490 Introduction to Systems Engineering in Design Cr. 2

Introduction to the engineering and analysis of systems with process focus. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 6510 Information Systems for the Manufacturing Enterprise Cr. 2

Methods for information flow modeling. Information needs of global manufacturer: design, testing, manufacture, and delivery. Partnership relation to suppliers via information. Offered Fall.

IE 6520 Negotiating in an I E Environment Cr. 2

Analytic and interpersonal skills needed to negotiate effectively. Students integrate the analytic and interpersonal skills necessary to be an effective negotiator in a rapidly-changing technical environment. Offered for graduate credit only. Offered Biannually (Spr/Sum).

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 6560 Deterministic Optimization Cr. 4

Introduction to philosophy of operations research. Formulation of linear program models and their solutions. Duality and sensitivity analysis. The transportation model. Introduction to probabilistic modeling and applications of queuing models. Network models decision theory. Offered for graduate credit only. Offered Fall, Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 6610 Introduction to Six Sigma Cr. 4

For the working engineer who requires exposure to basic concepts of 6-Sigma and its work applications. Offered Winter, Spring/Summer.

IE 6840 Project Management Cr. 1-4

Principles of successful project management including: time and cost management, risk analysis, human resource management. Consideration of both operational and conceptual issues. Introduction to project management tools. Offered Winter.

Equivalent: MGT 6840

IE 6850 Manufacturing Strategies Cr. 2

Strategic approach to the management of manufacturing including: relationship to corporate strategy, operationalizing manufacturing concepts, impact of new technology and manufacturing concepts, impact of new technology and manufacturing as a competitive resource; case-studies approach. Offered Yearly.

IE 6991 Industrial Internship Cr. 1-3

Offered Fall, Winter.

Repeatable for 99 Credits

IE 7100 Mathematical Modeling in Impact Biomechanics Cr. 3-4

Review of models created for impact simulations. Regional impact simulation models. Human and dummy models subject to various restraint systems. Offered Winter.

Prerequisites: ([IE 5100 and ME 3400] OR [BMS 6550] OR [BMS 5550])

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Equivalent: BME 7100, ECE 7100, ME 7100

IE 7125 Human Factors Engineering Cr. 4

Current methods and topics in engineering research on human capabilities and limitations as a system component. Advanced analysis, modeling and design of human-centered systems. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7210 Robust Design Cr. 4

Fundamental principles including role of variability, types of noise, and variability reduction strategies to increase product quality. Techniques such as: DOE, RSM, Taguchi, reliability estimation, and design for reliability. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: IE 6210 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7250 Quality Engineering Cr. 4

Quality loss function; introduction to on-line and off-line quality control; product and process design optimization using Taguchi methods; fractional factorial designs using orthogonal arrays and linear graphs; robust design and signal to noise ratio. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 6210 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7270 Reliability Estimation Cr. 4

Reliability measures, failure distributions, reliability block diagrams, reliability estimation using exponential and Weibull distributions, sequential life testing and Bayesian reliability. Offered Fall.

Prerequisite: BE 2100 with a minimum grade of C-

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7290 Quality and Productivity Management Cr. 4

Topics in product assurance management including: definition, history, philosophy of quality. Strategic elements of proactive quality, design for quality, process project control, reliability program management. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7315 Production Systems Cr. 4

Topics include: Fundamental theories and concepts in design and operation of production systems for manufacturing and service organizations, using concepts of inventory management, production planning, factory physics, production control and supply, chain management. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7325 Supply Chain Management Cr. 4

Fundamental theories and concepts in design and management of supply chains. Theories and applications of mathematical models in SCM. Logistics, advanced strategic and tactical planning, extended enterprise integration. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7400 Capstone: Integrated Product Engineering Cr. 4

Integration of product development tools and theory. Industry-based project to develop hands-on experience with integrated project design and development. Application to robust product development methodologies. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 6400 with a minimum grade of C and IE 6410 with a minimum grade of C and IE 6420 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7410 Agile Systems for the Manufacturing Enterprise Cr. 2

Factors that help define the agility of a system; greater workforce autonomy and changes in training and production of technical personnel. Main elements of operations management. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7420 Flexible Manufacturing Systems Cr. 4

Analysis and design of flexible manufacturing systems. FMS control and communication architecture, FMS material handling architecture. Flexibility analysis. Computer-integrated manufacturing (CIM). Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7520 Optimization Methods Cr. 4

Introduction to optimization theory and optimization problems. Necessary and sufficient conditions for optimality. Mathematics and algorithms of linear programming. Non-linear programming and integer programming. Research methods. Duality in optimization problems. Geometric programming. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7570 Deterministic System Models and Optimization Cr. 2

Methods for quantifying impact of specific constraints on overall performance of a system; use of journal articles on corporate use of these models. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7610 Fundamentals of Six Sigma Cr. 4

For the industrial engineer with a solid foundation in probability and statistics. Advanced knowledge to develop students into 6-Sigma consultants. No credit after IE 6610. Offered Winter.

Prerequisite: IE 6210 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7710 Introduction to Stochastic Processes Cr. 4

Fundamental understanding of various probability models from applied and theoretical perspectives. Topics include: probability review, Markov chains, Poisson process, continuous time Markov chains, queuing processes, and inventory applications. Offered Biannually.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7720 Engineering Risk and Decision Analysis Cr. 3-4

Structure, modeling and analysis of technical management decisions with emphasis on multiple objectives and trade-offs, and significant uncertainty. Explores barriers to rational decision making. Offered Biannually (Winter).

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7830 Management of Technology Change Cr. 2

In-depth treatment of development and implementation of advanced technology; special attention to interaction among technology work process, organization, human resources, and culture. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7860 Intelligent Analytics Cr. 4

Computational intelligence methods used to solve complex analytics problems and develop decision support systems. Project-centric approach with the goal of developing several analytics solutions for real-world problems. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7870 Quality Leadership and Process Improvements Cr. 2

Quality philosophies used as basis for quality process improvements; discussions and journal articles used to examine re-engineering, supply chain management, and the human side of quality; team project included. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 7990 Directed Study Cr. 1-6

Student selects some field of industrial engineering for advanced study and instruction. An outline approved by the instructor must be presented before registration in this course. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 6 Credits

IE 7995 Graduate Special Topics Cr. 1-4

Special subject matter in industrial engineering. Topics to be announced in Schedule of Classes. Offered Yearly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 12 Credits

IE 7996 Research Cr. 1-6

Advanced design, investigation or experimental work. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 6 Credits

IE 7999 Engineering Management Leadership Project Cr. 1-6

Integration of knowledge from individual courses in M.S. engineering management curriculum. Team-oriented focus on major industrial problem. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students with a class of Candidate Masters; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 10 Credits

IE 8920 Decision and Risk Analysis for Research Cr. 3

Structure, modeling, and analysis of technical global management decisions with emphasis on multiple objectives and trade-offs, and significant uncertainty. Explores current trends in decision analysis research. Offered Biannually (Fall).

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering; enrollment limited to students in a Doctor of Philosophy degree.

IE 8930 Global Perspectives on Engineering Manufacturing and Management Cr. 2

Provides technical leaders with a system of frameworks to holistically understand and practically manage operations, to be technologically competitive in the global marketplace. Foundation for the Country Courses. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8935 Global Engineering and Manufacturing Management: Eastern Europe Cr. 1

Country course designed to provide broad coverage about Eastern Europe to an industrial engineering cohort with considerable business experience. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8936 Global Engineering and Manufacturing Management: South America and Mexico Cr. 1

Country course designed to provide broad coverage about South America and Mexico to an industrial engineering cohort with considerable business experience. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8941 From Idea through Launch: Products and Services I Cr. 2-3

Course comprised of twelve modules; the processes and progression from product or service innovation to development and launch. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8942 From Idea through Launch: Products and Services II Cr. 3

Course comprised of twelve modules; the processes and progression from product or service innovation to development and launch. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment limited to students in the PhD in Engineering program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8943 From Launch through Sustainability: Products and Services I Cr. 2-4

From when the finished product hits the market to all the steps necessary to make the product sustainable. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8944 From Launch through Sustainability: Products and Services II Cr. 2-4

From when the finished product hits the market to all the steps necessary to make the product sustainable. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8950 Advanced Engineering Statistics Cr. 3

Skill development in model building, ANOVA, multiple regression, multivariate statistics, forecasting, and time series modeling. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment limited to students in the PhD in Engineering program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 8951 Research Design Cr. 3

Focus on qualitative research design and methods. Discussion of conceptual and practical facets of the process of framing a research question, up to development of an instrument for data collection. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 8952 Research Methods Cr. 3

Focus on quantitative research design and methods. Topics such as purpose of statistical models, mathematical representation, interpretation, and methods are covered. Typical methods include: multiple regression, multivariate analysis (including survey data), and structural equation modeling. Offered Fall.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 8960 Literature Review Cr. 1-2

Development of library skills for identifying key authors, articles, journals, books, dissertations, case studies, conferences, web sites, professional associations, and NSF funding for a scholarly area of interest. Offered Spring/Summer.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment limited to students in the PhD in Engineering program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the College of Engineering.

IE 8970 Leadership of the Global Technical Organization Cr. 3

Understanding the elements of leadership and the dynamics of leadership behavior; development of the skills necessary for leading in a global technical organization. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Industrial Engineering GET or Industrial Engineering GET; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8993 Graduate Seminar: Supply Chain Management Cr. 1

Research and development methods for Ph.D. students: literature review, identification of research opportunities, investigation of specific topics; assessment of major contributions and of gap between application and theory. Students present research findings and receive feedback. Offered Irregularly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the PhD in Engineering program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 8995 Graduate Seminar Cr. 1

Research and development methods. Leading-edge research topics. Platform for student to present preliminary research findings and obtain feedback. Offered Fall, Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the PhD in Engineering program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 99 Credits

IE 8999 Master's Thesis Research and Direction Cr. 1-8

Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students with a class of Candidate Masters; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 8 Credits

IE 9990 Pre-Doctoral Candidacy Research Cr. 1-8

Research in preparation for doctoral dissertation. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Repeatable for 12 Credits

IE 9991 Doctoral Candidate Status I: Dissertation Research and Direction Cr. 7.5

Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 9992 Doctoral Candidate Status II: Dissertation Research and Direction Cr. 7.5

Offered Every Term.

Prerequisite: IE 9991 with a minimum grade of S

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 9993 Doctoral Candidate Status III: Dissertation Research and Direction Cr. 7.5

Offered Every Term.

Prerequisite: IE 9992 with a minimum grade of S

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 9994 Doctoral Candidate Status IV: Dissertation Research and Direction Cr. 7.5

Offered Every Term.

Prerequisite: IE 9993 with a minimum grade of S

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

IE 9995 Candidate Maintenance Status: Doctoral Dissertation Research and Direction Cr. 0

Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Course Material Fees: $348.67

Repeatable for 0 Credits