The Department of Industrial Engineering is part of the Engineering Faculty of the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez. It was established in 1954, with the five-year program toward a BSIE. In 1982-83 the graduate program was established with a Masters in Management Systems. During the academic year 1996-1997 the University approved the graduate program of Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and a Masters in Engineering in Industrial Engineering was later approved.

Advanced and Graduate Course Offering for August 2019

APPLICATIONS OF MULTIPLE REGRESSION TO ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE AND EXPERIMENTAL DESIGNS. ANALYSIS OF MULTIPLE CLASSIFICATIONS INVOLVING FIXED, RANDOM, AND MIXED EFFECTS, INCLUDING CROSSED AND NESTED VARIABLES OF CLASSIFICATION. EMPHASIS ON COMPUTER MODEL APPLICATIONS.

PRINCIPLES OF FEEDBACK DYNAMICS, LEVELS, RATES, DELAYS. SIMULATION LANGUAGES AND THEIR APPLICATIONS IN INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE SYSTEMS. ANALYSIS AND INTERPRETATION OF RESULTS. RECOMMENDATION AND JUSTIFICATION OF PROPOSED ALTERNATIVES.

DEVELOPMENT OF EMPIRICAL LINEAR AND NON-LINEAR MODEL BUILDING SKILLS USING A VARIETY OF TOOLS FROM MULTIVARIATE STATISTICS AND DATA MINING. DEVELOPMENT OF SKILLS TO IDENTIFY THE MODEL THAT BEST REPRESENTS THE NATURAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A NUMERICAL AND/OR CATEGORICAL RESPONSE, AND A HIGH-DIMENSIONAL SET OF EXPLANATORY VARIABLES. SPECIAL ATTENTION IS GIVEN TO DATA PRE-PROCESSING, MISSING VALUE IMPUTATION, OUTLIER DETECTION, FEATURE EXTRACTION/SELECTION, AND MODEL VALIDATION. INTRODUCTION TO UNSUPERVISED LEARNING AND MODELING TECHNIQUES FOR MULTIPLE RESPONSE VARIABLES.

ADVANCED TOPICS IN STATISTICAL PROCESS CONTROL. DESIGN OF CONTROL CHARTS. EWMA CHARTS, THE SPRT AND ITS APPLICATIONS IN QUALITY ENGINEERING: CUSUM AND CONTINUOUS SAMPLING PLANS. MULTIVARIATE CONTROL CHARTS. PRINCIPLES OF QUALITY ENGINEERING AND TAGUCHI METHODS. THE LOSS AND ITS APPLICATIONS TO MULTIRESPONSE EXPERIMENTS.

Information for industry paractitioners interested in advanced and graduate courses

Practitioners in the area of engineering could register in these courses through the Registrar’s Office as “Mejoramiento Profesional” (Professional Development) or through the CEP’s (“Centro de Enriquecimiento Profesional”) Office for professional development credits.

Contact the department at inin@uprm.edu or 787-832-4040, exts. 3204, 3819.

Contact Information

Department of Industrial Engineering
University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
Call Box 9000
Mayagüez, PR 00681-9000

Phone: (787) 832-4040, Extension: 3819, 3204
Fax: (787) 265-3820
E-mail: inin@uprm.edu

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October 31, 2019
  • Último día para radicación tardía de solicitud de traslado interno para el Segundo Semestre 2019-2020. October 31, 2019
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November 4, 2019
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November 5, 2019
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November 11, 2019
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November 13, 2019
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  • Último día para someter reconsideración para que se le exima del límite de bajas permitidas, según Certificación Ñúm. 11-34 del Senado Académico ante el Comité Institucional de Apelación de Calificaciones. November 13, 2019
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