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Amjed Shafique

Adjunct Faculty

Contact

2145 Sheridan Road
Tech C210
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Departments

Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences

Affiliations

Master of Engineering Management Program

Education

Master of Engineering Management – Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

Field of Concentration: Project Management, Quality Engineering Tools

Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering – University of Illinois, Chicago

Field of Concentration: Kinematics, Robotics

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering – University of Illinois, Chicago

Field of Concentration: Kinematics, Fluid Mechanics, Machine Design


Research Interests

Professor Shafique's research interests include project management, process excellence, design for six sigma, lean six sigma, robust engineering/taguchi methods, as well as data analysis.

Courses Taught

  • MEM407: Decision Tools
  • MEM414: Supply Chain

Patents

  • Port Integrated Within Valve Stem (Patent #: 7,828,012; Date Issued: November 2010)
  • Combination Valve (Patent #: 7,445025; Date Issued: November 2008)
  • Fluid Flow Switch Sensing Device Having a Test Button (Patent #: 6,563,064; Date Issued: May 2003)
  • Triple duty valve (Application #: 20070209719; Date Filed: February 2006)

Certifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP®), Project Management Institute (April 2011)
  • Project Management, Northwestern University (June 2004)
  • Process Management, Northwestern University (June 2004)
  • Value Based Six Sigma Black Belt, ITT Industries, Inc. (Feb. 2003)
  • Robust Design/Taguchi Methods, American Suppliers Institute (May 2000)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • Member, Quality Engineering Society, Japan