Barney L. Capehart Professor Emeritus 

(Former Director, University of Florida Industrial Assessment Center)

Ph.D., 1967, University of Oklahoma  
Office: 372 Weil Hall 
Address: Gainesville, FL 32611 
Phone: (352) 392-3180 
Fax: (352) 392-3537 

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Dr. Capehart retired from teaching in December 1999 after 32 years at the University of Florida. During that time he taught many courses for the Industrial & Systems Engineering Department, including Work Design and Human Factors, Advanced Engineering Economy, Industrial Systems Simulation, and Microprocessors. He developed and taught the department's Industrial Energy Management course for over fifteen years.

Research Areas


The University of Florida Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) visits manufacturing facilities within 150 mile radius of Gainesville with the goal of helping the companies increase their industrial productivity through energy efficiency, waste reduction and process improvements. For more information, visit the IAC website.

Awards and Honors



Recent Papers

Other Publications

For a list of other publications (including copies of selected papers), see Publications List.

International Activities

Dr. Capehart has been actively involved in energy activities at the international level.

Personal Pages

Other information about Dr. Capehart is found on these pages.


Engineering Jokes

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