Learn about BU’s Master’s in Product Design & Manufacture

Dept of Mechanical Engineering: Live Webinar with Professor Anna Thornton

Join our webinar to learn about BU’s unique master’s degree in product design and manufacturing.  Professor Thornton will discuss two of her cutting-edge classes in additive manufacturing and product realization, and how students can prepare to become leaders  in product development and advanced manufacturing.

Date: Thursday November 29, 2018
Time: 5:00pm EST

Prof. Thornton will discuss:

  • BU’s graduate courses in Product Realization & Additive Manufacturing.
  • How industry professionals bring their experience to the classroom.
  • Applied learning with hands-on class projects using EPIC, BU’s $9M, 15,000 sq ft state-of-the-art maker space.
  • The critical skills you will develop to prepare for a career in product design and advanced manufacturing.
  • Live Q&A.

Dr. Thornton earned her BS.E. from Princeton University and her PhD. from Cambridge University. She started her career as a faculty member in MIT’s Mechanical Engineering department. During her time at MIT, her research focused on product development, manufacturing, and quality systems. After leaving MIT, she was a senior partner in Analytics Operations Engineering. At Analytics she worked with over 40 large companies to implement, streamline, and improve their product development, manufacturing and quality systems.