ENGRMAE 284 Fundamentals of Experimental Design (2017-2018)

ENGRMAE 284 Fundamentals of Experimental Design

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 284 Fundamentals of Experimental Design (Credit Units: 4) Fundamentals and principles of statistical experimental design and analysis. Emphasis addresses understanding and use of designed experiments, response surfaces, linear regression modeling, process optimization, and development of links between empirical and theoretical models. Not offered every year. Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-1118146927.

Recommended Textbook:
G. Scott Samuelsen
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
Lecture Topics:

Statistics Foundation Simple Comparative Experiments Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) Two-level Factorials Enhancements of Full Factorials Transformations Blocking and Fractionating Factorials Minimizing Variation Mixture Experiments Response Surface Methodology Optimization Constrained Designs

Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:

Exam 20% Weekly Assignments 20% Term Project (in-class presentations and final report) 60%

Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

May 30, 2017
Senate Approved:
May 2, 2017
Approved Effective:
2017 Fall Qtr