1. Introduction to Production Systems
This subject explains an overview of Industrial Engineering and then general problem solving methods after introducing the concept of system. Also, an overview of production systems, one of major domains of Industrial Engineering, is explained. Finally, the traditional work study will be explained in details. Included in this course are:
  • Industrial Engineering - Overview
    • History
    • Basic System Concept and General Problem Solving Methods
    • System - Basic Concept
    • Systematic Systems Approach
  • Production Systems - Overview
    • Production and Productivity
    • Production Systems - Definition, Conposition, Manufacturing Process and Basic Models
  • Production and operation Management - Overview
    • Work Study
    • Method Study
    • Work Measurement

2. Linear Programming
Linear programming (LP), one of basic mathematical programming models, is concerned with modeling and solving linear mathematical models. LP is used widely for optimizing various system problems and particularly., more advanced mathematical programming models. This course gives an introductory-level of LP. More specifically, included are:
  • Introduction
    • Models – Basics
    • Linear Programming Models
  • Linear Algebra – Basics
    • Vectors
    • Matrices 
    • Simultaneous Linear Equations
  • Simplex Method
    • Foundations
    • Algebra
    • Tableau Form
    • others  
  • Revised Simplex Method
    • Introduction
    • Algorithm
    • Revised Simplex Method using Product Form of Inverse
  • Duality Theory
    • Formulation of the LP Dual
    • Relationships in Duality
    • Economic Interpretation of the Dual
    • Dual Simplex Algorithm
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • Applications
    • Transportation Problem
    • Assignment Problem
3. Operation Management I
Operations management (OM) is concerned with design and operation of production and service systems. In this course (first semester), you will study the basics and various operational problems.
Included in this course are:
  • Introduction - history and basics
  • Manufacturing strategy
  • Operational problems
    • Inventory models
    • deterministic and stochastic
    • Material Requirement Planning (MRP) 
    • Toyota production system (JIT: Just-in-Time)
    • Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP II) 
      (Framework - master production scheduling, capacity planning, etc.)
    • Forecasting
    • Operations scheduling
4. Operations Management II
Operations management, alternatively called production management, is concerned with design and operation of production and service systems. In this course (second semester), you will study project scheduling and various system design problems.
Included in this course are:
  • Project management
  • Facility layout and location
    • Algorithms for process layout
    • Algorithms for product layout
    • Facility Location (single and multiple) 
  • Factory physics
    • Introduction (science of manufacturing)
    • Basic factory dynamics
    • Variability basics
    • Corrupting influence of variability
    • Diagnosis and Improvement 
    • Push and pull production systems, etc. 
5. Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems
Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) is the application of computers to design products, plan production, control operations, and perform various business related functions needed in a manufacturing firm.
Contents included in this course are:
  • Introduction
  • Overview of Manufacturing
  • Automation and Control Technologies
  • Material Handling Technologies
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Manufacturing Support Systems
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing