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IE58200 - Advanced Facilities Design

Summer 2014

Days/Time: MTWThF / 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Credit Hours: 3

Learning Objective:
To provide a coherent integration of the various aspects of facility location and layout problems.

Description:
Study of the theoretical and applied aspects of facility location and layout design problems. Emphasis on contemporary facilities, including cellular systems, automated material handling systems, etc.

Topics Covered:
Historical Perspective; Basic Concepts; Facility Location Models; Flow and Non-Flow; Models; Construction and Improvement Models; Machine Layouts; Flow Path Layouts; Storage Systems Layouts

Prerequisites:
Introductory course in production control and facilities design; or industry experience.

Applied/Theory: 50/50

Web Address:
http://cobweb.ecn.purdue.edu/~tanchoco/Access/582/

Homework:
Maximum of five homework sets.

Projects:
None.

Exams:
Three one-hour exams.

Textbooks:
*Tentative-check the Office of the Registrar Textbooks for the official list*
Required--Tompkins, White, Bozer and Tanchoco - Facilities Planning, 4th Edition, ISBN 978-0-470-44404-7.

Computer Requirements:
ProEd minimum computer requirements.

ProEd Minimum Requirements: view

Tuition & Fees: view

Other Requirements:
None.

Patrick A. Brunese
Phone
765 494-9611
Email
pbrunese@purdue.edu
Office
Purdue University
School of Industrial Engineering
315 N. Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2023
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