Production and Operations Management (POM) Research Lab

University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario
What the facility does

Research on Production and Operations Management

Area(s) of Expertise

Production and Operations Management

  • Process planning
  • Production Scheduling
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Mathematical Programming & Non-traditional Optimization

Product Lifecycle Management with application in:

  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare Management
  • Construction
Research Services
  • Information Systems Development
  • Decision Support Systems Development on top of Excel for SMEs
  • Decision Support Systems Development on using state of the art object-oriented tools including .NET C#, Julia, VC++/CLI
  • Product Development and Design
Sectors of Application
  • Agriculture, animal science and food
  • Automotive
  • Construction (including building, civil engineering, specialty trades)
  • Healthcare and social services
  • Information and communication technologies and media
  • Manufacturing and processing
  • Transportation

Name of equipment in use

Description of function

iFactory Transformable Factory

A transformable/reconfigurable assembly system

Stratasys Dimension Fused Deposition Modeling Machine

Rapid prototyping machine

Siemens PLM NX and Tecnomatix

Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing and Digital Manufacturing Tools

Applied Materials’ AutoMod

3 Dimensional Discrete Event Simulation Tools

FICO Xpress

Mathematical programming algebraic modeling language and optimization solvers

  • Ramstar Inc.
  • Contract Glaziers Inc.
  • Develoder
  • Windsor Regional Hospital