Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering - Leading Process and Product Improvement

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IME 3300 - Simulation Modeling and Analysis


Catalog Description:

Use of computer modeling and discrete event simulation methodology with emphasis on designing and analyzing manufacturing and service systems. Commercial simulation packages will be used.

Prerequisites & Corequisites: Prerequisite: IME 2620.

Credits: 3 hours

Lecture Hours - Laboratory Hours: (3 to 0)


Course Objectives, Performance Criteria, and Outcomes:

Course Objectives

ABET-EAC Outcomes2

 

Performance Criteria Measured1

Apply knowledge of mathematics and engineering to discrete-event simulation problems.

B*  

B2: Uses experiments and their results to improve a process.

Numerically analyze and solve all discrete-event simulation problems.

K*  

K3: Applies systems tools (LP, MSM) to model and solve problems.

Report and present individual and group results.

D*  

D2: Researches and gathers information for team project.

Performance Criteria1: IME performance criteria may be found at http://www.wmich.edu/ime/performance-criteria.html

ABET-EAC Outcomes2: Outcomes may be found at http://www.abet.org/

*results tracked in ABET course notebooks


Textbooks:

Simulation using ProModel; 2nd edition; Harrell, Ghosh and Bowden; McGraw Hill; 2004.

Notes on Simulation Modeling using ProModel; Houshyar.


Course Coordinator:

Azim Houshyar
Western Michigan University
E-219 Parkview Campus
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5336
Phone: 276-3363
Email: azim.houshyar@wmich.edu


Revision Date: Summer 2011

 

Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Western Michigan University
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