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Manufacturing Systems

Manufacturing science and engineering play a critical role in driving technological innovation.  Continuing its history of excellence and innovation in manufacturing, ISE is currently leading manufacturing innovation in various areas, including emerging manufacturing processes, data analytics, sensor and biosensor design and analytics, quality control, and cyber security.  ISE has expertise in: bio-manufacturing processes; process monitoring, sensing, and biosensing; sensor- and data-driven quality control; and cyber-physical security for manufacturing.  Partnerships have been formed between manufacturing faculty and partners from a variety of industrial sectors including the aerospace, automotive, transportation, healthcare, biomedical device, semiconductor and electronics, and pharmaceutical industries.