May 26, 2024  
2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
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MECH 480 - Lean Manufacturing and Quality Engineering


This course introduces the concepts and tools of lean manufacturing and quality.  Lean manufacturing topics include types of waste, visual management, 5S, and value stream mapping. Quality engineering topics include the principles of Shewhart, Deming, and Taguchi; control charts; process capability analysis. Prerequisite(s): ENGR 460  and MECH 435   with a C or better