Product Development Automation

Product Development Automation
Design automation, network modeling of design systems, mass customization, agent-based methods, transnational design systems. Aerospace, automotive, and consumer product applications.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesME EN 476; Me En 475; or equivalents.
Course Outcomes

Theory and Methods

Understand the theory and methods for managing all of the engineering data, IP, product knowledge, etc. used to conceive, model, analyze, produce, maintain, and retire or recycle engineered products.

Commercial PLM Tools

Understand how to customize commercial PLM tools to either address deficiencies in their current offerings or to incorporate company-proprietary PLM methods and procedures.

Data Mining and Process Improvement

Learn the process of engineering data mining and engineering process improvement through variant product lifecycle analysis.