Overview

The research Institute for Manufacturing and Engineering Systems (RIMES) was created in 1995 as reorganization and expansion of the Institute for Manufacturing and Materials Management (IM3). RIMES is committed to the advancement of research and education. Research Associates teach classes, conduct sponsored research within the University, and are encouraged to participate in seminars, conferences and lectures. RIMES also has a long history of collaboration with private industry. We are dedicated to the continued expansion of this synergy.

Technical Capabilities

The following are Technical capabilities found within RIMES. These topics are currently being supported or have been in the past in previous projects. RIMES is always in the pursuit of knowledge and expansion of it's current skills.

  • Risk Management

  • Tradeoff Studies

  • MBSE and SysML

  • Functional Requirements

  • System Architecture

  • Requirements Engineering

  • Concept of Operations (CONOPS)

  • Integration, Verification & Validation

  • Reliability Analysis

  • Technology Refreshment Assessment Modeling

  • Advanced Quality Assurance/Strategy

  • Quality Engineering

  • E-Quality Improvement Technology/Internet Based Manufacturing (IBM)

  • Computer-Based Decision Support Systems/Supply Chain Management

  • Forecasting

  • Multi Objective Optimization

  • Rapid Prototyping

  • Layered Manufacturing

  • Electron Beam Manufacturing

  • Near-net Titanium forms

  • Radar Range research

  • RF Comm Link

  • Electromagnetic Effects Engineering (EEE)

  • System Controls

  • Ballistics

  • Image Sensors

  • Signal processing

Overview

The research Institute for Manufacturing and Engineering Systems (RIMES) was created in 1995 as reorganization and expansion of the Institute for Manufacturing and Materials Management (IM3). RIMES is committed to the advancement of research and education. Research Associates teach classes, conduct sponsored research within the University, and are encouraged to participate in seminars, conferences and lectures. RIMES also has a long history of collaboration with private industry. We are dedicated to the continued expansion of this synergy.