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B ME 221 Fundamentals of Solid Mechanics I: Statics (4)
Applies vector analysis to equilibrium of rigid body systems and subsystems. Includes force and moment resultants, free body diagrams, internal forces, and friction. Analyzes basic structural and machine systems and components. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in either STMATH 126 or MATH 126; minimum grade of 2.0 in either B PHYS 121 or PHYS 121.
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B ME 222 Fundamentals of Solid Mechanics II: Deformable Bodies (5)
Introduces deformations of solids in response to external loads and effects of deformations on stability and material behavior. Develops basic relationships among loads, stresses, and deflections of structural and machine elements such as rods, shafts, and beams. Includes laboratory. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in B ME 221. Offered: W.
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B ME 223 Fundamentals of Solid Mechanics III: Accelerating Bodies (5) J. BRIDGE, W. YOON
Kinematics of particles, systems of particles, and rigid bodies; moving reference frames; kinetics of particles, systems of particles, and rigid bodies; equilibrium, energy, linear momentum, angular momentum. Includes laboratory. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in B ME 221. Offered: Sp.
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B ME 293 Special Topics in Mechancial Engineering (1-5, max. 15)
Explores special topics in mechanical engineering.
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B ME 315 Introducton to 3D Modeling, Design, and Analysis (5) VLPA S. COLLINS, E. SCOTT
Design, representation, and analysis of three-dimensional objects using computational methods and computer-aided design (CAD). Topics include free hand sketching, optimization of design parameters, documentation and communication of design information using appropriate engineering standards and practices. Prerequisite minimum grade of 1.5 in B ME 222. Offered: W.
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B ME 331 Thermal Fluids I (5)
Basic conservation principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Fluid and thermal properties of materials, ant eh ideal gas equation of state. Conservation of mass, momentum, and energy for closed and open systems. Prerequisite: B CHEM 143/B CHEM 144; STMATH 307; B PHYS 121; B ENGR 310, which may be taken concurrently.
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B ME 332 Thermal Fluids II (5) S. COLLINS, E. SCOTT
Momentum transfer in internal and external fluid flow, analysis of fluid flow systems, and fluid flow in conjunction with convective heat transfer. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.5 in B ME 331, ST MATH 324. Offered: W.
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B ME 333 Thermal Fluids III (5) J. BRIDGE, S. COLLINS, E. SCOTT
Analysis and design of systems combining principles of thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat, and momentum transfer. Topics include thermal systems modeling, process optimization, and hands-on application in a major design project. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.5 in B ME 332 and B ME 315; STMATH 390, which may be taken concurrently. Offered: Sp.
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B ME 341 Mechanical Systems Design I (5) S. COLLINS
Mechanical analysis of machine components. Topics include fatigue and reliability analysis, advanced strength of materials. And hands-on application in gears, bearings, screws, welds, springs, and power transmission systems. Includes laboratory. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.7 in B ENGR 320; B ME 223. Offered: W.
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B ME 342 Mechanical Systems Design II (5) J. BRIDGE, W. YOON
Analysis of machine components and materials selection/processes in mechanical design. Topics include materials selection of springs, bearings, gears, and shafts. Comprehensive materials selection process utilizing material property charts and material indices in the context of mechanical design. Associated manufacturing processes. Includes laboratory. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.7 in B ME 341.
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B ME 343 Mechanical Systems Design III (5) W. YOON
Covers dynamic system modeling (mechanical, electrical, fluid, and thermos systems); linear oscillator analysis (Laplace transforms, Fourier transforms, eigenvalue problems, and modal analysis); performance specifications of feedback control systems; and controller designs for single input single output systems. Includes laboratory experiences. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.7 in both B ME 342 and B ME 315.
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B ME 410 Electric Power and Machinery (5) S. COLLINS
Fundamentals of electrical circuits and components, and their application in motors, generators, and other machinery used in industrial applications. Includes laboratory. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 1.7 in both STMATH 126 and B PHYS 122. Offered: A.
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B ME 431 Acoustical Engineering: Fundamentals (4)
Covers underlying physics of diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound systems and their physical effects. Estimates important ultrasound parameters using numerical simulations, algebraic techniques, and laboratory-based measurements. Prerequisite: Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in both B ENGR 310 and B PHYS 123.
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B ME 481 Engineering Professional Development I: The Citizen Engineer (5) I&S, DIV S. COLLINS
Examines the responsibilities of the engineer in the ethical application of technology in diverse, interconnected, and global societies. Historical and contemporary cases are used to probe socio-cultural implications of engineering practice and the role of engineers in local, national, and global development. Prerequisite: minimum grade of 2.0 in both STMATH 126 and B PHYS 121.
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B ME 493 Advanced Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering (1-5, max. 15)
Explores special topics in mechanical engineering.
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B ME 498 Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering (1-5, max. 10)
Independent study on a topic or area agreed upon by the instructor and the student.
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B ME 499 Undergraduate Research in Mechanical Engineering (1-5, max. 10)
Undergraduate research on a topic or area agreed upon by the instructor and the student.
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