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Brian L Huff

Name

[Huff, Brian L]
  • Assoc Prof

Professional Preparation

    • 1993 Ph.D. in Industrial EngineeringUniversity of Texas at Arlington
    • 1989 M.S. in Industrial EngineeringTexas Christian University (TCU)  Department of Campus Recreation  The University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1988 B.S. in Industrial EngineeringWest Virginia University

Appointments

    • Jan 2000 to Jan 2013 Assoc Prof
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 1994 to Jan 2000 Assist Professor
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 1991 to Jan 1993 Faculty Associate
      University of Texas at Arlington
    • Jan 1986 to Jan 1986 Associate Engineer
      Conoco, Inc.

Research and Expertise

  • EXPERTISE
    industrial simulation and engineering economy
  • Automation Cell Modeling
    Automation Cell Modeling Research and industrial projects that utilize 3-D Modeling of Industrial Automation Systems to reduce system cost, reduce implementation cycle time, and improve system performance.
  • Discrete Event Modeling
    Discrete Event Modeling and its use in System Analysis and Design
  • Engineering Economics
    The use of the time-value of money concepts to support engineering decision making
  • System Analysis and Design
    Tools and methods to support the design and analysis of complex systems

Publications

      Conference Proceeding 2012
      • H.E. Sevil, P. Desai, A. Dogan, B. Huff, “Real-Time Obstacle Avoidance and Waypoint Navigation of an Unmanned Ground Vehicle”. DSCC 2012, ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, USA, 17-19 October 2012, pp. 1948-1956, DSCC2012-8843.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2012
      • H.E. Sevil, P. Desai, A. Dogan, B. Huff, “Modeling of an Unmanned Ground Vehicle for Autonomous Navigation and Obstacle Avoidance Simulations”. DSCC 2012, ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, Ft. Lauderdale, USA, 17-19 October 2012, pp. 972-977, DSCC2012-8867.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2011
      • P. Desai, H. Sevil, A. Dogan and B. Huff, “Construction of an Obstacle Map and its Real-Time Implementation on an Unmanned Ground Vehicle,” Proceedings of the 2011 IEEE Conference on Technologies for Practical Robot Applications, Woburn, MA, April 11 -12, 2011.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Conference Paper 2009
      • A. D. Parikh, A. R. Subbarao, and B. Huff. "CAE Tools for Modeling Inertia and Aerodynamic Properties of an R/C Airplane," presented at Proceedings of the AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference, Chicago, Illinois, August 10, 2009.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Paper 2008
      • J. R. Roongrat and B. Huff. "Simulation of Unit Loading Device Inventory in Airline Operations," presented at Winter Simulation Conference Proceedings, Miami, Florida, 2008.
        {Conference Paper} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2008
      • H. C. Jen, R. Cannaday, and B. Huff, “The Application of Discrete-Event Simulation for Demining Strategy Evaluation, ” Proceedings of the 2008 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 2008.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Conference Paper 2007
      • K. S. Vibeeshanan and B. Huff. "n-Filter: An Evidence Theoretic Approach to Unmanned Ground Vehicle Localization," presented at 7th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation, Jacksonville, Florida, June 20, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Non-refereed/non-juried]
      2007
      • K. S. Vibeeshanan and B. L. Huff. "A Sensor Calibration Methodology for Evidence Theoretic Unmanned Ground Vehicle Localization," presented at 7th IEEE International Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotics and Automation (CIRA 2007), Jacksonville, Florida, June 20, 2007.
        {Conference Paper} [Non-refereed/non-juried]

      Book Chapter 2006
      • Molnar, R. Fernandez and B. Huff. "Chapter 14 - Development of a Standard Reconfigurable Assebly Cell for Agile Manufacturing." Reconfigurable Manufacturing Systems and Transformable Factories, edited by A.I. Dashchenko, Springer-Verlag, 2006.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

Courses

      • IE 4325-001 AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS I

        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4378-001 INTRODUCTION TO UNMANNED VEHICLES SYSTEMS

        Introduction to UVS (Unmanned Vehicle Systems) such as UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems), UGS (Unmanned Ground System) and UMS (Unmanned Maritime System), their history, missions, capabilities, types, configurations, subsystems, and the disciplines needed for UVS development and operation. UVS missions could include student competitions sponsored by various technical organizations. This course is team-taught by engineering faculty. Prerequisite: Admission to a professional engineering or science program.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours1 Document
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise.  This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5330-001 AUTOMATION AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5378-001 INTRODUCTION TO UNMANNED VEHICLE SYSTEMS

        Introduction to UVS (Unmanned Vehicle Systems) such as UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems), UGS (Unmanned Ground System) and UMS (Unmanned Maritime System), their history, missions, capabilities, types, configurations, subsystems, and the disciplines needed for UVS development and operation. UVS missions could include student competitions sponsored by various technical organizations. This course is team-taught by engineering faculty. Prerequisite: Admission to a professional engineering or science program.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

      • IE 5322-004 Simulation & Optimization

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

      • IE 4322-001 ENTERPRISE SIMULATION

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-004 Simulation & Optimization

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4322-001 ENTERPRISE SIMULATION

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-001 Simulation & Optimization

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-002 Simulation & Optimization

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-004 Simulation and Optimization

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 6322-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • AE 5379-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • ME 5379-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 4379-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CSE 5384-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • CSE 4379-001 Unmanned Vehicle System Development

        Introduction to the technologies needed to create an UVS (Unmanned Vehicle System). Integration of these technologies (embodied as a set of sensors, actuators, computing and mobility platform sub-systems) into a functioning UVS through team work. UVS could be designed to compete in a student competition sponsored by various technical organizations or to support a specific mission or function defined by the instructors. Prerequisite: B or better in the Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems course and admission to the UVS certificate program.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4325-001 Automation and Robotics I

        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries.  The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation.  Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented.  Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4378-001 Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems

        Introduction to UVS (Unmanned Vehicle Systems) such as UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems), UGS (Unmanned Ground System) and UMS (Unmanned Maritime System), their history, missions, capabilities, types, configurations, subsystems, and the disciplines needed for UVS development and operation. UVS missions could include student competitions sponsored by various technical organizations. This course is team-taught by engineering faculty. Prerequisite: Admission to a professional engineering or science program.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5321-001 Enterprise Analysis and Design

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise.  This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5330-001 Automation & Advanced Manufacturing Systems

        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5378-001 Introduction to Unmanned Vehicle Systems

        Introduction to UVS (Unmanned Vehicle Systems) such as UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems), UGS (Unmanned Ground System) and UMS (Unmanned Maritime System), their history, missions, capabilities, types, configurations, subsystems, and the disciplines needed for UVS development and operation. UVS missions could include student competitions sponsored by various technical organizations. This course is team-taught by engineering faculty. Prerequisite: Admission to a professional engineering or science program.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5304-004 Advanced Engineering Economy

        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4322-001 Enterprise Simulation

        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete-event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5322-001 Ie 5322-001

        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used.

        Prerequisites: Prerequisite: IE 5317 or equivalent.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5330-001 Ie 5330-001

        Course Description IE 5330 – Automation & Advanced Manufacturing Systems

        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 4325-001 Ie 4325-001

        Course Description IE 4325 – Automation and Robotics I

        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries.  The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation.  Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented.  Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5321-001 Ie 5321-001

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • IE 5330-001 AUTOMATION AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems. Prerequisites: graduate standing.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design. Prerequisites: IE 5320.


        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design. Prerequisites: IE 5320.


        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4325-001 AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS I
        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries. The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation. Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented. Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies. Prerequisite: IE 4303 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION
        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used. Prerequisites: IE 5318 or concurrent.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • IE 4322-001 ENTERPRISE SIMULATION
        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings. Prerequisite: IE 3314 and IE 4315.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY

        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION

        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used. Prerequisite: IE 5317 or equivalent.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • IE 5330-001 AUTOMATION AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems. Prerequisites: graduate standing.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 3312-001 Economics for Engineers
        Tools and methods used for determining the comparative financial desirability of engineering alternatives. Prerequisite: MATH 1426 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 4325-001 AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS I
        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries. The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation. Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented. Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies. Prerequisite: IE 4303 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design. Prerequisites: IE 5320.


        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5330-001 AUTOMATION AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems. Prerequisites: graduate standing.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 3312-001 Economics for Engineers
        Tools and methods used for determining the comparative financial desirability of engineering alternatives. Prerequisite: MATH 1426 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 4325-001 AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS I
        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries. The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation. Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented. Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies. Prerequisite: IE 4303 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design. Prerequisites: IE 5320.


        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION
        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used. Prerequisites: IE 5318 or concurrent.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION
        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used. Prerequisites: IE 5318 or concurrent.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • IE 5330-001 AUTOMATION AND ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
        The design of automated and advanced production processes for manufacturing. Topics include numerical control, robotics, group technology, just-in-time, automated inspection and flexible manufacturing systems. Prerequisites: graduate standing.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 4325-001 AUTOMATION AND ROBOTICS I
        Study of the use of industrial automation and robotics technologies in manufacturing industries. The course introduces the major classes of industrial automation. Issues associated with the successful deployment of automation are presented. Laboratory exercises focus on a practical introduction to various automation technologies. Prerequisite: IE 4303 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 3312-001 Economics for Engineers
        Tools and methods used for determining the comparative financial desirability of engineering alternatives. Prerequisite: MATH 1426 or concurrent enrollment.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 5321-001 ENTERPRISE ANALYSIS AND DESIGN

        An in-depth study of techniques useful for the analysis and design of the manufacturing enterprise. This course presents an advanced process description technique that is used, with simulation and activity based costing, to facilitate analysis and design. Prerequisites: IE 5320.


        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 5322-001 SIMULATION AND OPTIMIZATION
        An in-depth study of discrete event simulation theory and practice. Optimization and search techniques used in conjunction with simulation experiments are introduced. A commercial simulation software application is used. Prerequisites: IE 5318 or concurrent.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 5304-001 ADVANCED ENGINEERING ECONOMY
        Analysis of capital investments in engineering and technical projects. Topics include decision analysis methods, cash flows, revenue requirements, activity-based analysis, multi-attribute decisions, probabilistic analysis and sensitivity/risk analysis. Prerequisite: graduate standing.
        Summer - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • IE 4322-001 ENTERPRISE SIMULATION
        The design and analysis of complex manufacturing and service systems using computer-based discrete event simulation techniques. Topics include an introduction to simulation methods, and the design, construction and analysis of discrete-event simulation models, as well as their computer applications. The course also covers the execution and management of simulation projects and the formal presentation of their findings. Prerequisite: IE 3314 and IE 4315, or consent of instructor.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010

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      Autonomous Vehicles Laboratory (AVL)