: This paper describes the Corn- puter Integrated Manufacturing Systems (CIMS) Program at the Georgia Institute of Technology, which was established with the help of a grant from the IBM Corporation. The program began its third year recently and involves a cooperative effort among eight schools (departments) within Georgia Tech. with strong support and interaction with over a dozen industries. The program is one approach to the problem of educating graduate students in industrially related interdisciplinary topics of major importance.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Control and Systems Engineering
- Modeling and Simulation
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering