Industrial & Management Systems Engineering (ISMG)

ISMG 8066  DECISION AND RISK ANALYSIS (3 credits)

Theory and practice of decision making under uncertainty. Graphical modeling techniques including influence diagram and decision trees. The value of information. Utility theory foundations, risk preference, and multi-attribute decision modes. Economic justification or projects. (Cross-listed with ISMG4060)

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): ISMG 2060; STAT 3800 or STAT 8805 or ISMG 3210

ISMG 8126  OCCUP SAFETY-SYSTEMS ANALYSIS (3 credits)

Analysis of safety performance, attribution of cost, identification and analysis of accident potential. Fault Tree analysis. Systems safety and reliability. (Cross-listed with ISMG4120)

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): ISMG3210

ISMG 8286  STOCHASTIC OPERATIONS RESEARCH MODELS (3 credits)

Techniques for understanding and predicting stochastic system behavior. Probability, Markov chains, queueing analysis, dynamic programming, and reliability.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): ISMG 3210

ISMG 8600  PACKAGING ENGINEERING (3 credits)

Investigation of packaging processes, materials, equipment and design. Container design, material handling, storage, packing and environmental regulations, and material selection.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): ISME206 and ISME321 and ENGM373 (UNL)

ISMG 8760  COMPUTERS IN MANUFACTURING (3 credits)

Interfacing issues; data acquisition; A/D-D/A conversions; sensors and sensor-based computing; control systems and adaptive control; and real time control of mechanical devices.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): ELEC2310

ISMG 8770  ROBOTICS (3 credits)

Basic robotics technology; application in manufacturing, manipulators and mechanical design; programming languages; intelligence and control.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): IMSE375

ISMG 8986  LABORATORY INVESTIGATION (1-6 credits)

Investigation and written report of research into a specific problem in any area of industrial or management systems engineering.