Prof. Emanuel Sachs
Prof. Jung-Hoon Chun
Prof. Sanjay Sarma
Integration of design, engineering, and management disciplines and practices for analysis and design of manufacturing enterprises. Emphasis is on the physics and stochastic nature of manufacturing processes and systems, and their effects on quality, rate, cost, and flexibility. Topics include process physics and control, design for manufacturing, and manufacturing systems. Group project requires design and fabrication of parts using mass-production and assembly methods to produce a product in quantity.
OCW has published multiple versions of this subject.
Dow, David, Emanuel Sachs, Jung-Hoon Chun, Patrick McAtamney, and Sanjay Sarma. 2.008 Design and Manufacturing II, Spring 2003. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mechanical-engineering/2-008-design-and-manufacturing-ii-spring-2003 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA