15.763 Manufacturing System and Supply Chain Design
Focuses on decision making for system design, as it arises in manufacturing systems and supply chains. Students exposed to frameworks and models for structuring the key issues and trade-offs. Presents and discusses new opportunities, issues and concepts introduced by the internet and e-commerce. Introduces various models, methods and software tools for logistics network design, capacity planning and flexibility, make-buy, and integration with product development. Industry applications and cases illustrate concepts and challenges. Recommended for Operations Management concentrators. Second half-term subject.
Lecture occurs 8:30 PM to 10:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in E51-345.
This class counts for a total of 6 credits.
In the Spring 2016 Subject Evaluations, 15.763 was rated 4.4 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Manufacturing System and Supply Chain Design site or on the 15.763 Stellar site.
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