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Rapinder Sawhney, PhD

Heath Fellow in Business and Engineering

Biography

  • Joint Appointment with Y-12 National Security Complex
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Professor, Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Energy (Joint UT/ORNL Initiative
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Professor and Heath Fellow in Business and Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Department Head and Professor, Industrial and Information Engineering
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Weston Fulton Professor, Industrial and Information Engineering
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Associate Department Professor, Industrial and Information Engineering
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Associate Professor, Industrial and Information Engineering
  • University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Assistant Professor, Industrial and Information Engineering

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Lean Systems
  • Design Project
  • Reliability of Lean Systems
  • Industrial Engineering Methods Review
  • Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Systems
  • Lean Production Systems
  • Simulation
  • Integrated Manufacturing Systems
  • Production Facilities and Material Handling
  • Industrial Engineering Applications
  • Senior Problems Analysis
  • Process Improve Planned Experiment

Research

  • Designing Efficient and Reliable Systems
  • Utilizing Concepts of Natural Interaction for Work Design
  • Defining the Value of Information in Supply Chains

Education

  • PhD, Engineering Science and Mechanics, University of Tennessee
  • MS, Industrial Engineering, University of Tennessee
  • BS, Industrial Engineering, University of Tennessee

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