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Spring 2024
May 30, 2024
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ME 54100 - Engineering Design: A Decision-Based Perspective
Credit Hours: 3.00. Multi-objective decision making under risk and uncertainty; Group decision making; Sequential decision making; Model-based and data-driven decision making; Heuristics and biases in design decision making. Applications to engineering design including estimation of customer preferences, simulation-based design, and sustainable design.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: School of Mechanical Engr
Department: Mechanical Engineering

Course Attributes:
Dept Credit, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette Continuing Ed
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Formulate design decisions under risk and uncertainty. 2. Apply multi-attribute utility theory to make decisions in engineering design. 3. Evaluate the assumptions and limitations of commonly used decision-making methods. 4. Identify heuristics and biases in design decision making. 5. Adopt an interdisciplinary approach to design across engineering economics and social sciences.


Restrictions:
May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     
      Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours
      Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours
      Freshman: 0 - 14 hours
      Freshman: 15 - 29 hours

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