Systems Engineering and Analysis

Spring 2007 Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Department of Industrial Engineering

 

Who

When

Where

Lecturer: Nan Tu PhD

Office Phone: 6277-2426

Email: nantu@mail.tsinghua.edu.cn

Web: http://www.drtu.com

 

TA: Pei Wang

Email: pei-wang05@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn

Dorm Phone: 5153-3637

Every Monday:

3:20 am 4:55 pm

六教6A313

 

Text Book:
Benjamin S. Blanchard, and Walter, J. Fabrycky  Systems Engineering and Analysis, Prentice Hall, Inc., Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 1998.

 

Grading:

  • Exam  - 30%,

  • Homework/Reading assignments - 20% (please submit the electronic version via Tsinghua University net classroom 网路学堂。No paper version accepted)

  • Project - 50% (work with teams, 6 persons at each team)

Lecture Schedule:

Week

Section:

Date

Topic

Lecture Notes

Reading

Assignment

Home Work

1

03/05/07

System Definitions and Concepts

1

Chapter 1,2 pp. 1-44

Reading and Summary

2

03/12/07

Conceptual System Design /Discussion of Project Topics

2

Chapter 3

pp. 45-96

Forming Teams

3

03/19/07

Preliminary Design /Discussion of Project Topics

3

Chapter 4

pp. 74-97 Case Study CD Player

Select Project

4

03/26/07

Detailed Design, Test and Evaluation, Concept Exploration

4

Chapter 5, 6, pp. 97-143

 

5

04/02/07

Decision Making Models and Evaluation of Alternatives

5

Chapter 7, 8

pp. 143-206

 

6

04/09/07

Functional Analysis and Tradeoff Studies

6

Chapter 9, 10

pp. 206-301

 

7

04/16/07

Optimization and Queuing Theory  

7

Chapter 10

pp. 261-301

Homework

8

04/23/07

Control Concept and  Techniques

8

Chapter 11

pp. 306-337

 

9

04/30/07

Design for Reliability and Maintainability

9

Chapter 12

pp. 345-454

 

10

05/07/07

Design for Usability and Software Evaluation

10

Chapter 14

pp. 454-488

Reading

11

05/14/07

Guest Lecturer (To be Confirmed)

 

 

 

12

05/21/07

Exam

 

 

 

13

05/28/07

Design for Supportability

11

Chapter 15

pp. 488-532

 

14

06/04/07

Design for Producibility Disposability

Affordability

12

Chapter 16

pp. 532-554

Chapter 17

pp. 554-609

 

15

06/11/07

Group Project Presentation

 

 

 

16

06/18/07

Group Project Presentation

 

 

PPT and Report Due 06/24/07 

 (This is a tentative schedule)