2 Result(s)

Analysis of a Disrupted Production-Inventory System

The globalization of supply chain networks has significantly increased the risk that a disruption or delay anywhere in the network can result in immediate business costs, lost revenue, and heavily congested logistics systems. Moreover, the current global financial crisis underscores the significance of financial dependencies that exist between nations. Distress in one economy can have a devastating ripple effect on the economies of many others. For these reasons, it is vital for manufacturing and service organizations to establish and execute well-planned and well-managed supply chain strategies that are responsive to disruptions that may be local or global. Such strategies can substantially improve an organization’s likelihood of endurin...

Required Availability
Fall 2016 | Spring 2017
Course Credit?
No
Paid Position?
Yes - Depends.

Materials Engineering And Nanosensor [MEAN] Laboratory Undergraduate Research Assistant

Undergraduate researchers are needed on a semester to semester basis. Please e-mail Professor Wujcik directly [Evan.Wujcik@ua.edu]. The MEAN Lab is interested in undergraduate researchers of all disciplines-within engineering and the natural sciences-and of all classes (freshman through super-senior) at The University of Alabama that meet the following requirements: (1) a minimum undergradaute GPA of >3.3/4.0 (2) excellent writing and presentation skills (3) ambition to partake in cutting-edge research alongside graduate/post-graduate researchers (4) ability to accurately follow directions (5) a minimum of 3 hours per week to dedicate to laboratory work Undergraduates interested in research have the opportunity to do research for ...

Required Availability
Spring 2017
Course Credit?
Yes - CHE 498
Paid Position?
No