IE 548 Stochastic Models for Manufacturing Systems

Credit Information: 
(3+0+0) 3
Description: 
Essentials of queueing theory, Jackson networks, queueing networks with finite buffers. Machine failures, analysis and modelling of transfer lines, assembly/disassembly lines, quality failures. Control of production systems: Kanban, base stock, continuous work-in-process (CONWIP).
Prerequisite: 
IE 505 or consent of the instructor.
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