Production Planning & Control

EMS6713

Production Planning & Control

College of Engineering
MECH
The objective of this course is to provide graduate students with advanced knowledge in production planning and control. Topics will cover: inventory control, material requirement planning, manufacturing resource planning, the total quality organization, basic factory dynamics, variability basics, influence of variability on performance, 5s program/value steram mapping, shop floor control/one-piece flow, time workforce planning, supply chain management, capacity management and waste reduction techniques.