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Lecture : Special Topics in Supply Chain Management - part 1
By Multiple Instructors | Supply Chain Management
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Course Description
This subject presents a range of advanced topics in integrated logistics and supply chain management. The course was conducted in a lecture-discussion format, with participation of corporate executives as guest lecturers. Students prepare industry assessment analyses and make formal classroom presentations. Specific topics alternate from year to year, but basic content includes procurement strategies and strategic sourcing, dynamic pricing and revenue management tactics, mitigation of supply chain risk through supply contracts, strategic outsourcing of supply chain functions and operations, management and operation of third party logistics providers, and management of supply chain security.
Courses Index
1 : Introduction to MEMS Design   (Clark Nguyen / Berkeley)
2 : Control of Manufacturing Processes   (David Hardt / MIT)
3 : Introduction to Solid State Chemistry   (Donald Sadoway / MIT)
4 : Atomistic Computer Modeling of Materials   (Gerbrand Ceder / MIT)
5 : Symmetry, Structure, and Tensor Properties of Materials   (Bernhardt Wuensch / MIT)
6 : Underactuated Robotics   (Russell Tedrake / MIT)
7 : X PRIZE Workshop: Grand Challenges in Energy   (Erika Wagner / MIT)
8 : Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering : The Art and Science of Boat Design   (Christopher Dewart / MIT)
9 : Various Sources of Energy - Seminar   (Multiple Instructors / Stanford)
10 : Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis   (Klaus-Juurgen Bathe / MIT)
11 : Renewable Energy and Alternative Fuels   (Weismann . / Berkeley)
12 : Engineering for the Future   (Multiple Instructors / UC Davis)
13 : Manufacturing Processes   (Multiple Instructors / UC Irvine)