Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K5108010 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 生産システム
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Manufacturing System
Instructor EGUCHI TORU
エグチ トオル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Tues3-4:ENG 219, (2T) Thur1-2:ENG 116
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
PC projector, handouts. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 09 : Mechanical Engineering
Eligible Students
Keywords Manufacturing systems, Prodcution control,  Production Planning, Production scheduling 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Program of Mechanical Systems Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Acquring basis of mechanical system engineering steadily and developing the applied skill.

Program of Material Processing
(Abilities and Skills)
・Acquiring basis of mechanical system, material creation and processing engineering steadily, and being able to apply

Program of Energy Transform Engineering
(Abilities and Skills)
・Acquring basis of mechanical system engineering steadily and developing the applied skill. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The objective of this lecture is to learn the configuration, control and optimization methods of manufacturing systems. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Basics of manufacturing systems
lesson2 Configuration of manufacturing systems
lesson3 Inventory control (1)
lesson4 Inventory control (2)
lesson5 Material requirements planning
lesson6 Dynamic programming
lesson7 Optimization of lot production systems
lesson8 Mid-term exam
lesson9 Basics of production scheduling
lesson10 Flow shop scheduling
lesson11 Job shop scheduling
lesson12 Project scheduling (1)
lesson13 Project scheduling (2)
lesson14 Line balancing
lesson15 JIT, APS, Summary

Reports, short tests, mid-term exam, term-end exam 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PC projector, handouts. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review the handouts to deepen your understanding. 
Grading Method Short tests and reports [20%]
Mid-term exam [40%]
Term-end exam [40%]
The credits of this lecture are not given if you are absent from classes five times. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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