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  Industrial engineering - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Industrial engineering draws upon the principles and methods of engineering analysis and synthesis, as well as mathematical, physical and social sciences together with the principles and methods of engineering analysis and design to specify, predict and evaluate the results to be obtained from such systems.
Industrial engineering is also known as operations management, production engineering, manufacturing engineering or manufacturing systems engineering; a distinction that seems to depend on the viewpoint or motives of the user.
Industrial engineers study how workers perform their jobs, such as how workers or operators pick up electronic components to be placed in a circuit board or in which order the components are placed on the board.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Industrial_and_manufacturing_engineering   (2093 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Master of Engineering or MS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Close cooperation with other engineering departments and the College of Business assures the ME/MS candidate a wide selection of courses and a unique opportunity to build a program tailored to her or his professional interests and goals.
Industrial Engineering is concerned with the design, improvement and installation of integrated systems of people, material, equipment and energy.
The manufacturing engineering option is jointly administered with the mechanical engineering department.
www.rit.edu /~625www/programs_ime.html   (280 words)

  
 K-State Undergraduate Catalog 2006-2008: Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
The industrial engineer is equipped to influence product designs, to develop efficient production systems, and to integrate these activities with the financial, marketing, and other functions of an organization.
The goal of the industrial engineering curricula is to integrate mathematics, the basic sciences, the engineering sciences, and engineering design projects into a meaningful educational experience so that our graduates have the ability to apply this knowledge to the identification and solution of practical engineering problems.
The curriculum is augmented by an industrial engineering assembly held once each month in which engineers from industry are invited to speak about topics of current interest to the profession.
courses.k-state.edu /catalog/undergraduate/en/imse.html   (1656 words)

  
 Welcome to the Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Department!
Degrees in the fields of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering.
The BS degree in Industrial Engineering is accredited by ABET.
Industrial Engineering was first at URI in 1947.
www.egr.uri.edu /ime   (305 words)

  
 Degree Programs : Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Oregon State University
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) is focused on developing engineering skills and managerial ability for the analysis, design, and implementation of systems for providing goods and services.
Manufacturing engineers are concerned with the design and operation of integrated systems for the production of high-quality economically competitive products utilizing computer networks, robots, machine tools, and materials-handling equipment.
This manufacturing program is supported by over 40 industrial firms and requires a minimum of five years to complete the requirements for a BS Degree.
ie.oregonstate.edu /degree/ie.htm   (385 words)

  
 2141¬†Industrial and Manufacturing Engineers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Industrial and manufacturing engineers are employed in consulting firms, manufacturing and processing companies, in government, financial, health care and other institutions, or they may be self-employed.
Engineers are eligible for registration following graduation from an accredited educational program, and after three or four years of supervised work experience in engineering and passing a professional practice examination.
Engineers often work in a multidisciplinary environment and acquire knowledge and skills through work experience that may allow them to practise in associated areas of science, engineering, administration or management.
www23.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca /2001/e/groups/2141.shtml   (362 words)

  
 NJIT - Graduate Programs: Industrial Engineering
Industrial engineers address the efficient utilization of resources to produce quality, as well as cost competitive goods and services in a healthy and efficient work environment.
Industrial engineering covers a broad spectrum including production planning and control, manufacturing systems and processes, facilities design, human factors, occupational safety, quality control, systems reliability, and systems analysis and design with a strong emphasis on advanced computing.
The objectives of the Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering program are to provide the knowledge and develop the skills that students need to become leaders of research in academia, industry and government.
catalog.njit.edu /graduate/programs/industrialengineering.php   (1209 words)

  
 What is Manufacturing Engineering?
The manufacturing engineer is responsible for helping design products as well as deciding how to build the product after the design specifications are determined.
Manufacturing Engineering is one of the common engineering disciplines in Europe, but Cal Poly Pomona is one of the few educational institutions in the United States that offers this program.
Manufacturing engineering at Cal Poly Pomona is a combination of traditional Industrial and Mechanical Engineering with special emphasis on manufacturing processes, computer aided design and computer integrated manufacturing.
www.csupomona.edu /~ime/mfe.htm   (391 words)

  
 Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
Students enrolled in either the Industrial Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering major are highly encouraged to take a semester off from college at some point past their sophomore year to take part in the cooperative education program.
Industrial Engineering has been a great experience and one that I have not regretted since enrolling.
He explained what Industrial Engineering was and stated that there was a high demand for them.
www.ndsu.nodak.edu /ndsu/ime/htmls/coop_experiences.htm   (866 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
The industrial engineer must understand the interaction of the components of a system, and coordinate the flow of materials and information to effectively manage the operation.
The manufacturing engineer must have an understanding of the design process, but the special expertise which is brought by the manufacturing engineer is the knowledge and understanding of the production process.
Applicants with a baccalaureate degree in engineering from an institution accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), and who have earned a grade point average of at least 2.8 in the upper division of their undergraduate program are eligible for admission.
www.bulletins.wayne.edu /gbk-output/egr13.html   (1483 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
The project option is available only to candidates who have been professionally employed in industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, or a related field and are working in their field at the time of application for admission to graduate study.
Doctoral students may specialize in either industrial engineering or manufacturing engineering by directing their coursework and dissertation studies towards topics concentrated in one of those disciplines.
The graduate program in the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering is open to all qualified graduates of universities and colleges of recognized standing.
www.ndsu.nodak.edu /ndsu/cea/Masters/imemaster1.htm   (823 words)

  
 Industrial Engineering: Cleveland State University Undergraduate Catalog
Industrial Engineering is concerned with the design, improvement, control, and management of integrated systems of people, materials, and equipment.
Industrial Engineering students are limited to no more than one grade of D in IME courses ESC 282 and ESC 310.
Industrial Engineering students can be nominated into the honors organization Alpha Pi Mu during their junior or senior year.
www.csuohio.edu /undergradcatalog/eng/programs/ine.htm   (482 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Services
Everyone uses it but few have a clear picture of what it is. Manufacturing engineers use their background and knowledge of mathematics, scientific principles, processes and machinery to make decisions--about technology, machinery, people and money.
Manufacturing engineers often work in engineering teams with mechanical and electrical design engineers, applications engineers, and marketing specialists, purchasing agents and supply chain managers, human resources specialists, accountants, and financial managers.
JRL Engineering provides engineering services to Major Manufacturers such as the automotive and farm equipment giants as an extension to their internal and corporate engineering staffs.
www.jrl-engineering.com /mfg2.html   (544 words)

  
 Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
The graduate program in industrial engineering is designed to provide the student with fundamental knowledge in the various areas of industrial engineering and with the opportunity to emphasize in a particular area.
Entering graduate students who are not proficient in engineering economy, probability and statistics, operations research, or industrial engineering design and analysis may be required to take deficiency courses to provide an appropriate background for graduate study in industrial engineering.
Systems Engineering is that branch of engineering that develops systems, where a system is a collection of elements that work together as a unit.
www.uta.edu /gradcatalog/ie   (3192 words)

  
 UWM UG Bulletin: Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Industrial and manufacturing engineers are concerned with the design, improvement, installation, and operation of integrated systems of people, material, information and energy for the development of environmentally sound and globally competitive enterprises.
In manufacturing companies, an industrial/manufacturing engineer may be responsible for production and inventory control, quality control, plant layout, work station design, etc., lead the effort for the introduction of new technologies, and so on.
The mission of the department is to provide a broad-based education in industrial and manufacturing engineering and to prepare students for a diversified career in industry, academia, government, and private sectors.
www.uwm.edu /ugbulletin/SC/D_EAS_IE.html   (599 words)

  
 K-State Undergraduate Catalog 2002-2004: Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Industrial and manufacturing systems engineers enhance the productivity of the organizations that employ them.
The manufacturing systems engineering program is of particular interest to students interested in a career in designing, analyzing, and improving modern manufacturing systems.
Manufacturing subjects covered in the curriculum include: computer aided manufacturing, engineering materials, ergonomics, facilities layout and design, industrial simulation, manufacturing processes, manufacturing information systems, product and process engineering, and statistical quality control.
courses.k-state.edu /catalog/undergraduate/ugrad2002/en/imse.html   (2047 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME)
Role of industrial engineers, productivity and quality in production systems, optimization, work measurement, micromotion study and standard data, job evaluation, human factors and ergonomics.
Introduction to probability and statistics in engineering applications including data analysis, probability theory, random variables, probability distributions, moment-generating functions, sampling and sampling distributions, statistical estimation, and hypothesis testing.
Industrial systems problems that can be formulated in terms of network.
www.uri.edu /catalog/cataloghtml/courses/ime.html   (1152 words)

  
 College of Engineering and Applied Science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, like other engineering fields, is concerned with solving problems through application of scientific and practical knowledge for the benefit of mankind.
Industrial engineers differ from other engineers in that they are well trained to focus on problems related to productivity, quality and continuous improvement.
The industrial engineer can work in all organizations, from manufacturing facilities which produce automobiles or stereo systems, to service industries such as hospitals, banks, and distribution centers.
www.uwm.edu /CEAS/departmentsIME.html   (207 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
to expand the field of knowledge in industrial and manufacturing systems engineering with emphases on manufacturing systems, information engineering, human factors, and applied operations research; and to provide continuing education and outreach activities in our professional areas.
Expose students to design experiences, which escalate in scope and complexity over the duration of their educational program, culminating in a realistic design project comparable to the work that an IE would be expected to do in a workplace.
The continuous improvement process for the industrial engineering program developed using this process is shown in detail in Appendix I, Table D1, as an IDEF0 model.
www.eng.iastate.edu /imse/proobj.html   (1654 words)

  
 Morgan State University School of Engineering   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
We are challenged and committed to providing the highest quality industry-driven curricula for training and educating engineers in the field of industrial engineering.
The faculty and staff are committed to quality instruction while integrating research developments in manufacturing systems, human factors/ergonomics, and information systems in both the undergraduate and graduate curriculum.
Excellent job and career opportunities also exists for industrial engineers as the need for the skills and knowledge to increase industrial productivity and quality improvement remains in high demand.
www.eng.morgan.edu /imie_welchair.htm   (237 words)

  
 Applied Research - Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering & Business
The ability to accurately model and simulate the oeprations of a manufacturing system is very useful in the design, evaluation, and analysis of that system.
The approach is very important in reducing manufacturing lead-time, boosting the competitive posture of an enterprise, and increasing the flexibility and responsiveness of an organization.
Advances in flexible manufacturing call for the complete development of a system in the off-line mode in order to reduce manufacturing lead time and avoid surprises when the new line is being brought into production.
www.kettering.edu /appliedResearch/resimse.asp   (1080 words)

  
 IME-INDUSTRIAL and MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING
Development of the industrial economy and the professions of industrial and manufacturing engineering.
Engineering analysis of sheet metal fabrication, coating and finishing, powder metallurgy and ceramics, plastics and composites, deformation, and material joining processes.
Preparation, oral presentation, and discussion by students of technical papers on recent engineering developments and/or subject matter pertinent to industrial and manufacturing engineering.
www.calpoly.edu /~acadprog/98depts/98ime/imecrs.html   (2639 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering has all its faculty offices, administrative office, and graduate students offices, and nearly all of its laboratories in Black Engineering.
Before the move to Black Engineering in November 1999 through January 2000, the department was housed in Engineering Annex which is now demolished to make room for the second phase of the Engineering Teaching and Research Center (ETRC) or Hoover Hall.
All IE students are expected to have a basic knowledge of material handling in manufacturing as well as having familiarity with most commonly used equipment and their capabilities.
www.eng.iastate.edu /imse/facil.html   (2824 words)

  
 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Department endowed
"Penn State's industrial engineering department was the first of its kind in the world when it was established in 1908," said Marcus.
In addition to his B.S. in industrial engineering from Penn State, Harold Marcus earned an M.S. from the University of Southern California, and was employed in management consulting and industrial engineering for a number of years.
He served as chair of the Board of Trustees for St. Martin's College in Washington, and he and his wife were co-chairs for the school's recent capital campaign for a new library.
www.engr.psu.edu /newsevents/EPS/v15n2_1999spring/ie.htm   (572 words)

  
 IBID Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Services
Mission: Industrial engineering has a unique focus, as well as extraordinary breadth.
Often this means applying lessons that have been hard won in the industrial sector to service oriented enterprises, such as healthcare, transportation and government.
Industrial engineers are the people who do this.
www.ag.ndsu.nodak.edu /ibid/indmaneng.htm   (351 words)

  
 Industrial&Manufacturing Engineering @ WMU
Clausing Industrial, Inc., a well-established manufacturer and distributor of machine tools in Kalamazoo, Michigan, has been offering a scholarship to attend Western Michigan University since 1953.
The award is for $1000 per year for four years provided the student continues to maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and to make satisfactory progress as a full-time student towards a degree in one of the programs specified above.
The award is for a total of $1500 paid over a period of four years provided the student continues to maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and to make satisfactory progress as a full-time student towards a degree in one of the programs specified above.
www.wmich.edu /ime/scholarship.htm   (320 words)

  
 [IME] :: [undergraduate programs]
Engineering are accredited by Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.
Industrial Engineering students design, install, and improve systems that intergrate people, technology, materials, and information.
The Manufacturing Engineering program, established in 1994, enables students to plan, develop, and efficiently maintain production systems and manufacturing processes using engineering analysis and methods.
www.ime.calpoly.edu /programs/ugrad.shtml   (126 words)

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