Mr. Philip Rufe
Interim School Director
Product Design and Development and Applied Technology
School of Engineering Technology
120 Sill Hall
Interests and ExpertiseManufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Processes, Design for Manufacture and Assembly, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing,Patents.
CoursesCADM 101 Introduction to Engineering Graphics
MFG 103 Introduction to Automation
MFG 123 Manufacturing Processes I
MFG 203 Industrial Operations
MFG 290 GD&T and Metrology
CADM 325 Applied Mechanics
MFG 421 Manufacturing Engineering Analysis
MFG 470 Integrated Product and Process Design
MFG 479 Aircraft Fabrication
MFG 479 Certified Manufacturing Technologist Exam Review
MFG 490 Manufacturing Enterprise Capstone
EM 511 Fundamentals of Manufacturing
EM 570 Patents and Engineering Law
MFG 591 Design for Manufacture and Assembly
MFG 636 Manufacturing Processes Analysis
EM 670 Design for Manufacturing
Rufe, Philip. ed. 2002. Fundamentals of Manufacturing, 2nd ed. Dearborn, MI: Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
Rufe, Philip. 1998 Certified Manufacturing Technologist Practice Exam Solution Manual. Dearborn, MI: Society of Manufacturing Engineers.Rufe, Philip 1998. Fatigue Fundamentals and Review of Critical Literature. Journal of School of Engineering Technology, 14 (3).