Manufacturing Forum at Rensselaer

The Manufacturing Forum is a group of Rensselaer faculty and staff interested in advancing the state of manufacturing-related research and teaching on campus and that meet on a monthly basis.  The group includes:

  • Daniel Walczyk (chair), Professor (MANE) and Associate Director of Manufacturing in CATS
  • SamChiappone, Manager, SOE Fabrication & Prototyping Facility
  • Larry Ruff, Supervisor, Advanced Manufacturing Lab / Systems Engineering
  • Steve Rock, Senior Research Scientist (CATS)
  • Mark Mistur, Assoc. Prof. & Assoc. Dean, School of Architecture
  • Glenn Saunders, Senior Research Engineer (CATS)
  • John Wen, Professor (ECSE) and CATS Director
  • Sandipan Mishra, Assistant Professor (MANE)
  • Johnson Samuel, Assistant Professor (MANE)
  • Jim Schatz, Manager, .CIO Machine Shop
  • Charlie Malmborg, Professor and Department Head (ISE)
  • Jennifer Ryan, Assistant Professor (ISE)
  • Craig Dory, Associate Director (CATS)
  • Cheng Hsu, Professor, Industrial & Systems Engineering

Manufacturing Course Master List

    ECSE/CSCI 4480 – Robotics I
    ECSE 4490 / CSCI 6490 – Robotics II
    ECSE 6240 – VLSI Fabrication Technology
    ECSE 6300 – Integrated Circuit Fabrication Laboratory

    ENGR 1300 – Engineering Processes
    ENGR 2710 – General Manufacturing Processes
    ENGR 2720 – Overview of Computer Aided Manufacturing
    ENGR 2960 – Computer Aided Machining II
    ENGR 4710 – Advanced Manufacturing Lab I
    ENGR 4720 – Advanced Manufacturing Lab II

    ISYE 4200 – Design and Analysis of Work Systems
    ISYE 4210 – Design and Analysis of Supply Chains
    ISYE 4230 – Quality Control
    ISYE 6210 – Theory of Production Scheduling
    ISYE 6600 – Design of Manufacturing System Supply Chains
    ISYE 6620 – Discrete –Event Simulation

    MANE 4550 – Analysis of Manufacturing Processes
    MANE 6962 – Additive Manufacturing
    MANE 6961 – Sustainability & Design
    MANE 6880 – Manufacturing Systems Integration
    MANE 6964 – Micro/Meso-Scale Manufacturing

    MGMT 4110 – Operations Management
    MGMT 6490 – Competitive Advantage and Operations Strategy
    MGMT 6100 – Statistics and Operations Management
    MGMT 6810 – Management of Technical Projects

    MTLE 4400 – Materials Synthesis and Processing I
    MTLE 4450 – Materials Synthesis and Processing II