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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 4 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 3 ½ hours per week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis

The purpose of this module is to introduce the concept of advanced analysis in improvement of manufacturing processes. Also, this module will help you to understand the difference between discrete manufacturing and continuous manufacturing....
Reading
5 videos (Total 27 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
Video5 videos
The Data Analysis Process4m
Data Collection in Different Manufacturing Settings4m
DMD Dialogue 1: Discrete Part Manufacturing7m
DMD Dialogue 2: Continuous Manufacturing7m
Reading3 readings
Acknowledgements10m
Resources: Data Analysis: Value and Process10m
Resources: Manufacturing Settings and Data Collection15m
Quiz3 practice exercises
Self-check10m
Self-check10m
Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis- Week 1 Quiz30m
Week
2
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Data Collection

Storing big data is quite different from handling traditional data. This difference is explained in this module. The purpose of this module is to introduce various steps involved in data analysis. Data Collection, Data Storage, Data Organization and Data Pre-processing concepts are explained. ...
Reading
4 videos (Total 17 min), 4 readings, 5 quizzes
Video4 videos
Data Collection Considerations2m
Data Storage4m
Data Preprocessing3m
Reading4 readings
Resources: Traditional Data Sets versus Big Datas
Resources: Data Collection15m
Resources: Data Storage and Organization20m
Resources: Data Pre-processing25m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Self-check6m
Self-check4m
Self-check6m
Self-check4m
Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis- Week 2 Quiz30m
Week
3
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

Data Analysis: Computational Techniques and Platforms

The purpose of this module is to introduce various techniques used in advanced analysis, like Determination of Significant Variables/Factors, Data Visualization, and Anomaly Detection. Also, this module will introduce various computational platforms (HPC, Cloud computing techniques) that exist for carrying out advanced analysis....
Reading
5 videos (Total 20 min), 7 readings, 5 quizzes
Video5 videos
Anomaly Detection2m
The Computational Platform3m
HPC and Cloud Computing5m
Your 4.0 Roadmap to Success3m
Reading7 readings
Resources: Determination of Significant Variables/Factors25m
Resources: Anomaly Detection30m
Resources: Computing Platform, Components, Categories, and Capabilities30m
Resources: High Performance and Cloud Computing25m
Your 4.0 Roadmap to Success -- Resources10m
Your Roadmap Project: Step 430m
Advanced Manufacturing Analysis -- Key Takeaways25m
Quiz5 practice exercises
Self-check6m
Self-check4m
Self-check6m
Self-check4m
Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis- Week 3 Quiz30m
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By SCOct 30th 2018

I really appreciate the hard work behind this course by faculty , for providing us a profound understanding on the topic Advanced Manufacturing Process Analysis. Thankyou !

By MPApr 30th 2017

Thank you for giving me excellent information on digital manufacturing. It is very helpful course for me. Thank you The State University of New York and Coursera.

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Rahul Rai

Associate Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

About University at Buffalo

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About the Digital Manufacturing & Design Technology Specialization

Whether you’re a high school graduate exploring manufacturing careers, or an operations manager hungry for an understanding of the newest manufacturing technologies, this specialization will provide a foundation in how digital advances are changing the landscape and capabilities of factories. Nine courses – developed with input from the manufacturing industry – touch on Industry 4.0 and its components, including digital manufacturing and design practices, the concept of the digital thread, the Internet of Things and Big Data. To learn more about the Digital Manufacturing and Design Technology specialization, please watch the overview video by copying and pasting the following link into your web browser: https://youtu.be/wETK1O9c-CA...
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