About Sema E. Alptekin
|Present||Professor, Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo|
Honors and Awards
- 2002: President's Community-Based Learning Service Award - Cal Poly
- 1988: Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award - Society of Manufacturing Engineering
- 1989-1990: Faculty Excellence Award - University of Missouri Rolla (UMR)
- 1987-1990: Faculty Research Award - Ed Smith Department of Engineering Management, UMR
Integration of Simulation Modeling and Computer Aided Production Management in ...
Computers and Industrial Engineering (1993)
Designing efficient and integrated manufacturing systems is the first step in attaining computer integrated enterprises (CIE). Integration of planning and ...
Artificial Neural Networks for Robotics Coordinate Transformation
Artificial Neural Networks for Robotics Coordinate Transformation (1992)
Artificial neural networks with such characteristics as learning, graceful degradation, and speed inherent to parallel distributed architectures might provide a ...
Integrating Scheduling and Control Functions in Computer Integrated Manufacturing Using ...
Computers and Industrial Engineering (1989)
Proper integration of scheduling and control in Flexible Manufacturing Systems will make available the required level of decision-making capacity to ...
Conference Proceedings (15)
Integrating Courses Through Project Based Learning
2012 PSW American Society for Engineering Education Conference Proceedings: San Luis Obispo, CA (2012)
Integrating three courses (one sophomore level, two senior level) through Project Based Learning (PBL) within the Industrial Engineering curriculum at ...
Plotting a Bright Future for Manufacturing Education: Results of a ...
Proceedings of the 2006 ASEE Conference "Advancing Scholarship in Engineering Education": Chicago, IL (2006)
Manufacturing industries worldwide have undergone dramatic changes in recent years and now demand more from graduating manufacturing engineers. The effects ...
Optimization of the Fuzzy Logic Controller for an Autonomous UAV
Proceedings of the Joint 4th European Society of Fuzzy Logic and Technology Conference (EUSFLAT) Conference: Barcelona, Spain (2005)
In this paper, we describe the optimization of membership functions in an application employing a hierarchical Fuzzy Logic Controller. The ...
Preparing the Leaders for Mechatronics Education
Proceedings of the 1996 Frontiers in Education Conference: Salt Lake City, UT (1996)
Mechatronics is the synergetic combination of precision mechanical engineering, electronic control and systems thinking in the design of products and ...
Synergy of Artificial Neural Networks and Knowledge-Based Expert Systems for ...
Proceedings of the 1990 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN): San Diego, CA (1990)
In this paper we describe a hybrid architecture that integrates artificial neural networks and knowledge-based expert systems to generate solutions ...
Adaptive Scheduling and Control Using Artificial Neural Networks and Expert ...
Proceedings of Rensselaer's Second International Conference on Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Troy, NY (1990)
An adaptive expert scheduler was developed that learns by itself and adapts to the dynamic FMS environment. This hybrid system ...