Topics in Production Engineering: Industrial and Agricultural Systems

Programa de Pós-Graduação Stricto Sensu em Engenharia de Produção


This course provides ways to analyze industrial and agricultural systems in terms of suply chains, flow and storage of products and information flow. Fundamental topics include probability, qualitative and quantitative models, process analysis, and systems analysis. Understand the size, nature, and importance of the Brazilian industrial and agribusiness sector.


Dami, Samir. Food Supply Chain Management and Logistics: From Farm to Fork.
London: Koganpage, 2015 Hopp, W., and M. Spearman. Factory Physics:
Foundations of Manufacturing Management. 3rd ed. Waveland Pr Inc, 2011.
Glasman-Deal, H. Science Research Writing for non Native Speaker of English.
Imperial College Class. London: Imperial College Press, 2009.

Denardo, E. The Science of Decision Making. Wiley, 2002.
Recent papers published on the various literature basis