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Theeducationalobjectivesofthemechanicalengineeringprogramaretograduatemechanicalengineerswhocan:practiceprofessionally
CoursePrefixIdentification asteammembersorleadersinbothlocalandglobal,multidisciplinaryenvironmentsadvancetheircareersinmechanicalengineeringor
andcodingrational
otherfieldsthroughpromotions,positionsofincreasingresponsibilitiesorprofessionalcertificationcontributetothewelfareofthesociety,
TheUniversity andrespondtoitsneedswithconsiderationofethicalandenvironmentalissuesengageinadvancedacademicandresearchcareersand
pursueentrepreneurialendeavors.
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20162017
Students are offered mechanical engineering electives concentrated in five areas: The Design concentration integrates elements of the
LibrariesandLearning mechanicalengineeringprogramandutilizesmoderncomputermethodstoenabletheengineertomodel,analyzeanddesignmechanical
Technologies
components and systems. The power concentration provides the engineering background for optimum use of energy resources
AcademicSupport calculationofenergyloadsdesign,selectionandintegrationofconventionalandnonconventionalenergysystemsandcomponents.The
Services
Industrialconcentrationenablestheengineertoanalyze,design,integrate,automateandmanageindustrialsystems.TheMaterialsand
AUCPress Manufacturingconcentrationfocusesonwaysofcontrollingmaterialcomposition,treatment,andmanufacturinginordertomeetdesign
UndergraduateAdmissions requirements,andachievedesiredlevelsofperformance.TheMechatronicsconcentrationfocusesoncomputerprogramming,automatic
control,sensortechnologyandmicroprocessoraswellasmanufacturingtechniques.
FirstYearExperience
Program
TheprogramisaccreditedbyboththeAccreditationBoardforEngineeringandTechnology(ABET)andtheSupremeCouncilofEgyptian
UndergraduateStudies Universities.

AcademicAdvisingCenter Studentsshouldconsultthecourselistingsandtheirfacultyadvisoronaregularbasistoensurethatprerequisitesforengineeringcore,
TheCoreCurriculum concentrationandelectivecoursesaremet.AmodelcourseplanfortheMajorisprovidedbytheDepartment.

UndergraduateAcademic AstudentwhointendstomajorinMechanicalEngineeringmustsubmitaMajordeclarationformuponcompletionof45credithours.A
Requirements&
Regulations studentshoulddeclarehis/herconcentration(s)aftercompleting80credithoursandbeforecompleting120credithours.

UndergraduateStudent Atotalof162creditsisrequiredforthebachelorsdegreeinmechanicalengineering:
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GraduateAdmissions

GraduateAcademic
CoreCurriculum(33credits)
Requirements&
Regulations Theremaining7credithoursrequiredtosatisfythecorearefulfilledbytheconcentrationScience/lab(4cr.)andthecapstoneprojects
GraduateStudent
Finances
MENG4980andMENG4981(3cr.)

Research

CommunityBased
EngineeringCoreRequirements(52credits)
Learning

ContinuingEducationand CHEM105/1005GeneralChemistryI(3cr.)
TrainingPrograms

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FactsandFigures CHEM105/1005-GeneralChemistryI(3cr.)
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MyPortfolio Prerequisites
ThanawiyaAmmaScienceorequivalent.

Description
Chemicalstoichiometryatomicstructureandperiodicityanoverviewofchemicalbondingwithadiscussionofmodelsand
theoriesofcovalentbondingintroductiontostructureandchemistryoforganiccompounds.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandoccasionallyinsummerandwinter.

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CHEM115L/1015GeneralChemistryLaboratory(1cr.)

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CHEM115L/1015-GeneralChemistryLaboratory(1cr.)


Prerequisites
ThanawiyaAmmaScienceorequivalent

Description
Selectedexperimentsininorganicandorganicchemistry.

Hours
Onethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspringandoccasionallyinsummerandwinter.

CSCE106/1001FundamentalsofComputerScience(3cr.)

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CSCE106/1001-FundamentalsofComputerScience(3cr.)


Prerequisites
Prerequisite:CollegelevelpreparationcourseinMathematicsorMACT1111.

Description
Introductiontothedisciplineofcomputing.Computersystems,numbersystems,datarepresentationandbasiccomputer
organization.BasicMathconcepts,functionsandpropositionallogic.Problemsolving,abstraction,designandprogramming.
Selectionstructures,repetitionandloopstatements.Modularprogramming.Basictestinganddebuggingofprograms.
IntroductiontoprogramminginC++.ProfessionalEthicsforcomputerprofessionals.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR101/1001IntroductiontoEngineering(1cr.)

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ENGR101/1001-IntroductiontoEngineering(1cr.)


Description
Historyofengineering.Engineeringfieldsofspecializationandcurricula.Theengineeringprofession:teamwork,
professionalism,ethics,licensing,communicationandsocietalobligations.Engineeringsupportpersonnelandactivities.
Engineeringapproachtoproblemsolving.Examplesofmajorengineeringprojects.Courseproject.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.
Notes
Thecoursemustbetakenintheyearofadmissiontotheengineeringprogram.

ENGR115/1005DescriptiveGeometryandEngineeringDrawing(2cr.)

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ENGR115/1005-DescriptiveGeometryandEngineeringDrawing(2cr.)


Description
Introductorydescriptivegeometry.Orthographicandpictorialdrawing.Sectionalviews,auxiliaryviews,andconventions.
Dimensioning.Freehandsketching,andbothmanualandcomputeraideddrafting.

Hours
Oneclassperiodandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

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ENGR212/2102EngineeringMechanicsI(Statics)(3cr.)

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ENGR212/2102-EngineeringMechanicsI(Statics)(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT1122andPHYS1011

Description
Fundamentalsofmechanics.Equilibriumofpractices,forcesinspace,equivalentsystems,equilibriumofrigidbodies,
distributedforces,centerofgravity,internalactions,analysisofsimplestructuresandmachineparts.Friction.Momentof
inertia.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR214/2104EngineeringMechanicsII(Dynamics)(3cr.)

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ENGR214/2104-EngineeringMechanicsII(Dynamics)(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT2123andENGR2102

Description
Kinematicsandkineticsofaparticle,systemofparticles,andrigidbodies.Energyandmomentummethods.Engineering
applications.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR229/2112StrengthandTestingofMaterials(4cr.)

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ENGR229/2112-StrengthandTestingofMaterials(4cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2102

Description
Conceptofstressandstrainincomponents,mechanicalbehaviorofmaterialsundertensile,compressive,andshearloads,
hardness,impactloading,fractureandfatigue.Analysisofstressesandthecorrespondingdeformationsincomponents,axial
loading,torsion,bending,andtransverseloading.Staticallyindeterminateproblems.Transformationofplanestresses,and
Mohrscircle..

Hours
Threeclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR261/2122FundamentalsofFluidMechanics(3cr.)

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ENGR261/2122-FundamentalsofFluidMechanics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS1021andENGR2104

Description
Fluidproperties,fluidstatics,fluidflow.Conservationofmomentum,energy,continuityandBernoullisequations.Viscous
effortsforlaminarandturbulentflow.Steadystateclosedconduitandopenchannelflow.

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Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR313/3202EngineeringAnalysisandComputationI(3cr.)

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ENGR313/3202-EngineeringAnalysisandComputationI(3cr.)


Prerequisites
CSCE1001andMACT2141

Description
Solutionofsetsoflinearequations,rootsofequations,curvefitting(interpolation),numericalintegrationanddifferentiation,
numericalsolutionofordinarydifferentialequations,boundaryvalueproblemsandintroductiontothefinitedifferencemethod
ofcomputerprogramsforproblemsolving.Itincludesaprogrammingbasedproject.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR318/3212GeneralElectricalEngineering(3cr.)

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ENGR318/3212-GeneralElectricalEngineering(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS1021andMACT2123

Description
Active,reactiveandapparentpower,threephasesystems,electricalmeasurements,transformers,motors:types,
performanceandselectiongeneration,transmissionanddistributionofElectricalEnergy,protectiveandearthingsystems,
energymanagementandcost.





WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

ENGR345/3222EngineeringEconomy(3cr.)

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ENGR345/3222-EngineeringEconomy(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT1122

Description
Economicandcostconcepts,thetimevalueofmoney,single,multipleandseriesofcashflows,gradients,functionalnotation,
nominalandeffectiveinterestrates,continuouscompounding,ratesofreturn.Computationandapplications,economic
feasibilityofprojectsandworthofinvestments,comparisonofalternatives.Replacement,deprecationandB.E.analysis.
Introductiontoriskanalysis.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MACT132/1122CalculusII(3cr.)

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MACT132/1122-CalculusII(3cr.)

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Prerequisites
MACT1121orexemption.

Description
Definiteandindefiniteintegrals.Thefundamentaltheoremofcalculusandapplicationsofthedefiniteintegral.Area,arc
length,volumesandsurfacesofrevolution.DifferentiationandintegrationofExponential,Logarithmic,Trigonometricand
otherTranscendentalfunctions.Techniquesofintegration.Numericalintegration.Improperintegrals

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MACT231/2123CalculusIII(3cr.)

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MACT231/2123-CalculusIII(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT1122

Description
Sequencesandseries(includingpowerseries).Vectorsandplanes.Surfaces.Partialdifferentiation.Introductiontodouble
integrals(includingdoubleintegralsinpolarcoordinates).

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MACT233/2141DifferentialEquations(3cr.)

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MACT233/2141-DifferentialEquations(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT2123

Description
Firstorderdifferentialequationsandapplications.Higherorderdifferentialequations.Applicationsofsecondorderlinear
differentialequationswithconstantcoefficients.Systemsoflineardifferentialequations.Seriessolutions.Laplacetransform.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MACT317/3224ProbabilityandStatistics(3cr.)

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MACT317/3224-ProbabilityandStatistics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT231/2123CalculusIII(3cr.)

Description
Acourseinprobabilityandstatisticsdesignedforcomputerscienceandengineeringstudents.Probabilityisusedtoconstruct
parametricmodelsthatoftenariseincomputerscienceandengineeringproblems.Statisticsisthenusedtoestimatethe
parametersofthesemodelsbasedonavailabledata,checktheadequacyofthefittedmodels,andtestspecifichypotheses.
Topicsincluderandomvariablesandtheirprobabilitydistributionsincludinguniform,binomial,geometric,Poisson,normal,
andexponentialdistributionsexpectedvalueoffunctionsofrandomvariablesstochasticsimulationsamplingdistributions
maximumlikelihoodandleastsquaresmethodsofestimationstatisticalinferenceincludinghypothesistestingandinterval
estimation.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.
Notes
StudentscanneithertakebothMACT3211andMACT3224forcreditnorcantheytakebothMACT3223andMACT3224

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forcredit.

PHYS111/1011ClassicalMechanics,SoundandHeat(3cr.)

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PHYS111/1011-ClassicalMechanics,SoundandHeat(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ThanawiyaAmmaMACTorScience,orIGCSEOlevelphysics,orGermanAbitur,orFrenchBaccalaureate,orInternational
Baccalaureate.OtherhighschooldegreeshavetheoptionoftakingPHYS1001andMACT1111asprerequisitesorpassing
anentranceexaminPHYS1001.MACT1121orconcurrent.TobetakenconcurrentlywithPHYS1012

Description
Anintroductiontoclassicalmechanicscoveringvectors,applicationsofNewtonslaws,conservationlawsandforces,motion
inaplane,circularmotion,equilibriumandelasticity,rotationalmotion,simpleharmonicmotion,energyandpower
mechanicalandsoundwaves,temperature,heatandthefirstlawofthermodynamics.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

PHYS112/1021ElectricityandMagnetism(3cr.)

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PHYS112/1021-ElectricityandMagnetism(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS1011,PHYS1012,MACT1122orconcurrent.ConcurrentwithPHYS1022

Description
Anintroductiontoelectricityandmagnetismcoveringtheelectricfield,Gaussslaw,electricpotential,capacitance,dccircuits,
magneticfields,FaradaysandAmpereslaws,timevaryingfields,Maxwellsequationsinintegralformandalternating
currents.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

PHYS123L/1012GeneralPhysicsLaboratoryI(1cr.)

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PHYS123L/1012-GeneralPhysicsLaboratoryI(1cr.)


Prerequisites
ConcurrentwithPHYS1011

Description
Thefundamentalquantitiesofphysicsaremeasuredthroughselectedexperimentsinmechanics,heat,andsound.Dataare
summarized,errorsareestimated,andreportsarepresented.

Hours
.Onethreehourlaboratoryperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

PHYS124L/1022GeneralPhysicsLaboratoryII(1cr.)

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PHYS124L/1022-GeneralPhysicsLaboratoryII(1cr.)


Prerequisites
ConcurrentwithPHYS1021

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Description
Thefundamentalquantitiesofphysicsaremeasuredthroughselectedexperimentsinelectricity,magnetism,andoptics.Data
aresummarized,errorsareestimated,andreportsarepresented.

Hours
Onethreehourlaboratoryperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

ConcentrationRequirements(53credits)

MENG215/2505MechanicalEngineeringDrawing(1cr.)

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MENG215/2505-MechanicalEngineeringDrawing(1cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR1001andENGR1005

Description
Computeraideddrafting.Mechanicaldetailsandassemblydrawings.Workingdrawings.Geometricaltolerances.Welding
symbolsanddetails,introductionto3Dmodeling.Introductiontocivilandarchitecturaldrawings.

Hours
Onethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG327/3207EngineeringMaterials(3cr.)

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MENG327/3207-EngineeringMaterials(3cr.)


Prerequisites
CHEM1005andENGR2112

Description
Introductiontomaterials.Crystalstructureofsolids.Constructionanduseofphasediagramsinmaterialssystems.
Relationshipofcrystalstructuretopropertiesofmetallicmaterialsandtheirapplications.Heattreatmentofsteels.Typesof
polymers,ceramics,glasses,andsemiconductingmaterialsandtheirapplications.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG339/3209FundamentalsofManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)

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MENG339/3209-FundamentalsofManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3207

Description
Processingbycasting,powdermetallurgy,metalworking,materialremoval,weldingandjoining.Processingofplasticsand
ceramics.Finishingprocesses.Materialsrecycling.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

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MENG342/3402QualityandProcessControl(3cr.)

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MENG342/3402-QualityandProcessControl(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR3202andMACT3224

Description
Fundamentalsofstatisticalqualitycontrolcontrolchartsforvariablesandattributesprocesscapabilityanalysissampling
plansandtechniquesintroductiontodesignofexperiments.

Hours
.Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG346/3446EngineeringandProjectManagement(3cr.)

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MENG346/3446-EngineeringandProjectManagement(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MACT3224,ENGR3222

Description
ConceptsofEngineeringManagement,Organizing,MotivationandLeadership,IncentivePlans,Performanceevaluation,
Projectselectionandinitiation,EngineeringProjectPlanning,Projectscheduling,monitoring,control,andevaluation,
Resourcesscheduling,Projectmanagementsoftware.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG355/3505MechanicsofMaterials(3cr.)

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MENG355/3505-MechanicsofMaterials(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2112andMENG2505

Description
Internalreactions,loadstressrelationsandtransformationofstressesforgenerallyloadedrods.Generalizedconceptsof
stress,strainandmaterialrelations.Energymethods.Elasticplasticbehaviorofbeams.Analysisofthinwalledbeams.
Membranetheoryofaxisymmetricshells.Stressconcentrations.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG356/3506MechanicalDesignI(3cr.)

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MENG356/3506-MechanicalDesignI(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2104MENG2505andMENG3505

Description
Introductiontodesignconcepts.Constructionaldetailsasaffectedbymanufacturing,assembly,andstrengthconsiderations.
Engineeringmaterials.Designforsteadyandcyclicloading,andforrigidityandstability.Rigidandelasticconnections.Bolts,
rivetsandwelds.Designofshaftsandsprings.Useofinteractivecomputerprogramsforproblemsolvingisillustratedand
encouraged.Designprojects.

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Hours
.Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourdesignandanalysissession
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG361/3601FundamentalsofThermodynamics(3cr.)

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MENG361/3601-FundamentalsofThermodynamics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2122,CHEM1005andCHEM1015.

Description
FundamentalConceptsandDefinitions.ThermodynamicProcesses,puresubstancesandperfectgases,TheFirstLawof
Thermodynamics,theSecondLawofThermodynamics,theCarnotcycle.ThermodynamicRelations,Reversibilityand
Entropy.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG362/3602AppliedFluidMechanics(3cr.)

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MENG362/3602-AppliedFluidMechanics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3601

Description
Dimensionalanalysis,fluidmeasurements,compressibleflow,pipenetworkandwaterhammer,turbomachinery,pumpsand
turbines.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG365/3605AppliedThermodynamics(3cr.)

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MENG365/3605-AppliedThermodynamics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3601

Description
Availabilityandsecondlawanalysis.Powercycles:airstandardandactualcyclesreversedcycles:refrigeratorsandheat
pumps,gasmixtures,psychrometryandairconditioning,hydrocarbonreactions,wasteheatrecovery.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG372/3502MechanicalSystems(3cr.)

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MENG372/3502-MechanicalSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2104andENGR3202.

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Description
Linkagesynthesis,position,velocity,andaccelerationofmechanisms,cams,gearsandgeartrains,machinedynamics,
rotatingandreciprocatingmachines,dynamicbalancing.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG375/3705SystemDynamics(3cr.)

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MENG375/3705-SystemDynamics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS2211,PHYS2212andMENG3502.

Description
Mathematicalmodelingofmechanical,electrical,andelectromechanicalsystems.Freeandforcedvibrationsforsingledegree
offreedomsystems.Freeandforcedvibrationsofmultipledegreeoffreedomsystems.Statespaceandtransferfunction
solutions.Systemanalogies.Introductiontoautomaticcontrol,FeedbackControl,Timeresponseanalysis,Stabilityand
Steadystateerror.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG428/4208SelectionofMaterialsandProcessesforDesign(3cr.)

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MENG428/4208-SelectionofMaterialsandProcessesforDesign(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209andMENG3506

Description
Effectofmaterialpropertiesondesign.Effectofmanufacturingprocessesondesign.Failureandreliabilityofcomponentsin
service.Economicsofmaterialsandmanufacturingprocesses.Decisionmakingandtheselectionprocess.Integrationof
designandeconomicanalysiswithmaterialsandprocessselection.Casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG457/4507MechanicalDesignII(3cr.)

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MENG457/4507-MechanicalDesignII(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3506andMENG3502

Description
Designofmachineelementsusedinpowertransmission:couplings,gears,bearings,rollerchaindrives,clutches.Designfor
surfacefailureprevention.Applications:automotiveandmachinetoolareas,etc.Basicsofsystemsdesign.Designprojects.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourdesignandanalysissession.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG466/4606HeatTransfer(4cr.)

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MENG466/4606-HeatTransfer(4cr.)

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Prerequisites
ENGR3202andMENG3602

Description
Steadyandunsteady,oneandmultidimensional,heatconduction.FinitedifferenceandFinitevolumemethodsappliedto
heatconduction.Heattransferbynaturalandforcedconvection.IntroductiontoMasstransfer.Heattransferbyradiation.
DesignofHeatexchangers.

Hours
Threeclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratoryperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG490/4980SeniorProjectI(1cr.)

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MENG490/4980-SeniorProjectI(1cr.)


Prerequisites
AllENGRcoursesandall300levelMENGcorecourses.

Description
Acapstoneproject.Topicsareselectedbygroupsofstudentsaccordingtotheirareaofinterestandtheadvisorsapproval.
Projectsaddresssolutionstoopenendedapplicationsusinganintegratedengineeringapproach.Participantsgiveanoral
presentationofthemainresultsachieved.Aftercriticismandsuggestions,theysubmitawrittenreport.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG491/4981SeniorProjectII(2cr.)

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MENG491/4981-SeniorProjectII(2cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG4980

Description
ParticipatingstudentscontinuetheworkontheprojecttopicselectedinMENG4980.Participantsgiveanoralpresentationof
themainresultsachieved.Aftercriticismandsuggestions,theysubmitawrittenreport.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG497/4950IndustrialTraining(1cr.)

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MENG497/4950-IndustrialTraining(1cr.)


Prerequisites
Prerequisite:SeniorstandingandcompletionofallENGRinadditiontoaminimumof18creditsofMENG.

Description
EachstudentisrequiredtospendaminimumofeightweeksinindustrialtraininginEgyptorabroad.Acompleteaccountof
theexperienceisreported,presentedandevaluated.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

PHYS215/2211IntroductiontoElectronics(3cr.)

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PHYS215/2211-IntroductiontoElectronics(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS1021andPHYS2212concurrent.

Description
Foundationofcircuitanalysis,ACtheory,introductiontosemiconductordevices,amplifiers,feedbackoscillators.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

PHYS221L/2212ElectronicsLaboratory(2cr.)

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PHYS221L/2212-ElectronicsLaboratory(2cr.)


Prerequisites
ConcurrentwithPHYS2211.

Description
Basicexperimentsinelectronics.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall,springandsummer.

ConcentrationElectives(21credithours)

Coursesmustbeselectedfromatleasttwoofthefiveavailableconcentrationsofcourses.Aminimumoftwelvecreditsmustbetaken
fromoneconcentrationasfollows:

DesignConcentration:

AminimumofninecreditsfromcoursesingroupAoftheDesignconcentrationandtheremainingthreecreditsfromcoursesin
eithergroupoftheconcentration.

GroupA:

MENG451/4551ComputerAidedDesignandPrototyping(3cr.)

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MENG451/4551-Computer-AidedDesignandPrototyping(3cr.)


Prerequisites
Seniorstanding,MENG2505andMENG3506

Description
IntroductiontoCAD/CAM.CADsoftwareandhardware.Geometricmodeling.Typesofcurvesandsurfaces.Three
dimensionalmodeling.Datacapturingtechniques.Surfacefittingtechniques.Rapidprototypingtechniques.Overview
andutilizationoftypicalinteractivecomputergraphicspackage.HandsonexperienceinusingCADsoftware,3Dlaser
digitizingscanner,rapidprototypingmachine,andotherperipherals.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG453/4553FiniteElementMethodandApplicationsinDesign(3cr.)

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MENG453/4553-FiniteElementMethodandApplicationsinDesign(3cr.)

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Prerequisites
MENG3505andENGR3202

Description
Displacementapproachforsimpleelementsinstructuralmechanics.Generalizationtothreedimensionalelements.
Overviewofthefiniteelementmethod(FEM),variationalprinciples,transformation,assembly,boundaryconditions,
solutions,convergenceandstability.Isoparametricelements.Applicationstosolidmechanics,heatconductionand
coupledproblems.Preandpostprocessing.IntegrationofFEMinComputerAidedDesign.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG455/4565DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG455/4565-DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3506

Description
Elementsofsystemarchitecture,productversusprocessdrivendesignobjectives,designofsystems,synthesisand
analysisinsystemsdesign,casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinoccasional.

MENG475/4555AppliedVibrationMeasurements,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)

A P
MENG475/4555-AppliedVibrationMeasurements,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)


Prerequisites
SeniorstandingandMENG3705

Description
Elementsofvibrationmeasuringsystems,vibrationsseveritymeasurements,frequencyanalysisofmechanical
vibration,measuringsystemsforfrequencyanalysis,vibrationofcontinuoussystems,applicationofvibration
measurementsinconditionmonitoringanddiagnostics,faultdetectioninrotatingequipment,vibrationcontrol.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratoryperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG476/4756AutomaticControlSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG476/4756-AutomaticControlSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
SeniorstandingandMENG3705.

Description
Feedbackcontrolsystemandanalysisintimedomain.PIDcontrollers:analysisanddesign.Statespacecontrollers.
StabilityandtheconceptofRouthHurwitz.Rootlocusanalysisanddesign.Analysisofsystemsinfrequencydomains.
Bodeplotsandcontrollerdesign.Nyquiststabilitycriterion.Introductiontointelligentcontrol.Introductiontodigital
controlsystems.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

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GroupB:

MENG413/4663DesignofRenewableEnergySystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG413/4663-DesignofRenewableEnergySystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3605andMENG4606.

Description
Theworldenergyscene.Environmentalimpactofenergyuse.Windpower,PVandSolarThermalElectricityand
Biomass.Hybridsystems.RenewableenergygenerationinPowersystems.Economicsandsustainability.



WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG427/4227FailureofMechanicalComponents(3cr.)

A P
MENG427/4227-FailureofMechanicalComponents(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209.

Description
Mechanicalfailures,fracturemechanics,typesofcorrosion.Failuremodes:fracturefatigue,creep,corrosionandwear.
Diagnosisandpreventionoffailures.Casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG477/4757Robotics:Design,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)

A P
MENG477/4757-Robotics:Design,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2104.



Description
RoboticsandAutomation,Robotclassificationandtechnicalspecifications,Roboticsafety,homogeneouscoordinate
transformation,Directandinversekinematics,Differentialmotion,Jacobian:Velocitiesandstaticforces,Trajectory
planning,Manipulatordynamics:NewtonEulerandLagrangeEulerdynamicmodels,robotcontrol.



WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG458/4558IntegratedDesign(3cr.)

A P
MENG458/4558-IntegratedDesign(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209andMENG3506

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10/10/2016 Program: Mechanical Engineering, with concentrations in Design, Industrial, Materials and Manufacturing, Mechatronics, and Power (B.S.) - The Ameri

Description
Theengineeringdesignenvironment.Designandmanufacturing.Designpitfallsandtheirearlyidentification.Design
measuresforimprovingthemaintainability,reliabilityandenvironmentalimpact.Implementationoftheprincipleof
redundancy.Introductiontodesignoptimization.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG494/4931SelectedTopicsinDesign(3cr.)

A P
MENG494/4931-SelectedTopicsinDesign(3cr.)


Prerequisites
Prerequisite:seniorstandinginmechanicalengineering.

Description
Specializedtopicsindesignwillbediscussed,e.g.advancedstrengthofmaterials,powerplantanalysisanddesign,
designofmanufacturingaids,materialshandlingequipment,microcomputersincontrol,fluidmachineryandpower
systems,finiteelementsmethodinengineering,etc.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

IndustrialConcentration:

StudentsarerequiredtocompletethesixcreditsfromgroupAcoursesoftheIndustrialconcentrationandsixcreditsfromitsgroup
Bcourses.

GroupA:

MENG341/4440EngineeringOperationsResearch(3cr.)

A P
MENG341/4440-EngineeringOperationsResearch(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR3202

Description
Introductiontooperationsresearch,LinearProgramming(LP)modelsLPSolutionapproachesintegerprogramming
postoptimalityanalysistransportation,transshipment,andassignmentproblems.Maximalflow,shortestroute,
minimumspanningtree,andtravellingsalesmanproblems.Casestudies,modelformulationsandapplicationsusing
software.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

MENG445/4445ProductionandInventoryControl(3cr.)

A P
MENG445/4445-ProductionandInventoryControl(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR3202andENGR3222

Description
Basicconceptsofproductionmanagementforecastingbreakevenanalysis,aggregateproductionplanning
inventorymanagementmasterscheduling,materialsrequirementplanningcapacityplanningresourceallocationand
scheduling.

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WhenOffered
Offeredinfallandspring.

GroupB:

MENG344/4444WorkAnalysisandDesign(3cr.)

A P
MENG344/4444-WorkAnalysisandDesign(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
Methodsusedindeterminingthemosteffectiveutilizationofeffortinhumanactivitysystemsworkmethods,analysis
anddesignmicromotionanalysispredeterminedtimesystemshumanandratingfactorsworksamplingslearning
curvesphysiologicalandpsychologicalfactorscomputeraidedtimestudy.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG441/4441DecisionSupportinEngineeringSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG441/4441-DecisionSupportinEngineeringSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG4440andMACT3224.

Description
Interactivecomputerbasedengineeringdecisionsupportsystems(DSS),Designanddevelopment,informationaldata
base,mathematicalmodelsincludingnonlinear,goalanddynamicprogrammingproblems,queuinganddecision
analysis,heuristicsanduserinterface.

WhenOffered
Offeredoccasionally.

MENG442/4442ReliabilityEngineeringandRiskAnalysis(3cr.)

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MENG442/4442-ReliabilityEngineeringandRiskAnalysis(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3402

Description
Basicconceptsofcomponentsandsystemsreliability.Methodsofmodelingsystemsforreliabilityanalysis.Reliability
estimation&measurement.Principalmethodsofreliabilityanalysis,includingfaulttreeandreliabilityblockdiagrams
FailureModeandEffectsAnalysis(FMEA)eventtreeconstructionandevaluationreliabilitydatacollectionand
analysis.Designbyreliability&probabilisticdesign.OverviewofRiskAssessmentandRiskManagement,relationto
SystemSafetyandReliabilityEngineeringmeasures.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG443/4443SystemsSimulation(3cr.)

A P
MENG443/4443-SystemsSimulation(3cr.)

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10/10/2016 Program: Mechanical Engineering, with concentrations in Design, Industrial, Materials and Manufacturing, Mechatronics, and Power (B.S.) - The Ameri

Prerequisites
MENG3402

Description
Basicconceptsexamplesofdifferentproductionandservicesystemspseudorandomnumbersqueuingmodels
randomvariategenerationdiscreteeventsimulationsimulationlanguagesmodelvalidationandanalysisof
simulationdata.

WhenOffered
Offeredoccasionally.

MENG447/4477ManufacturingSystemAutomation(3cr.)

A P
MENG447/4477-ManufacturingSystemAutomation(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
ComputerassistedmanufacturingsystemsNC,CNC,DNC,robotics,materialhandling,grouptechnology,flexible
manufacturingsystems,processplanningandcontrol.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG448/4448FacilitiesPlanning(3cr.)

A P
MENG448/4448-FacilitiesPlanning(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG4440

Description
Processanalysisoperationanalysis,jobdesignfacilitylocationfacilitylayoutmaterialshandlingsystemsstorage
andwarehousingofficelayoutdesignprinciplesandanalyticalsolutionprocedurescomputerizedapproaches.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG449/4449MaintenanceManagementSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG449/4449-MaintenanceManagementSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR3222

Description
MaintenanceSystemsperformancemeasures,typesofequipment,scheduled,preventive,andpredictive
maintenance,workorders,planning,schedulingandcontrolofmaintenanceoperations,equipmentsafetyand
reliability,lifecyclecostingandreplacement,sparepartsinventorymanagementandcostofmaintenance.

WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MaterialsandManufacturingConcentration:

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AminimumofsixcreditsfromgroupAcoursesoftheMaterialandManufacturingconcentrationandsixfromitsgroupBcourses.

GroupA:

MENG421/4221CeramicsandComposites(3cr.)

A P
MENG421/4221-CeramicsandComposites(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
Structure,processing(powdersynthesis,characterization,mixingandsizereduction),microstructureandproperty
relationshipsandtheirapplicationsinthedesignandproductionofceramicnanomaterialsandnanocompositesfor
variousapplications.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
offeredinspring.

MENG425/4225PolymersandComposites(3cr.)

A P
MENG425/4225-PolymersandComposites(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
Polymericmaterials,processinganddesignconsiderations.Structure,mechanicalandphysicalpropertiesofpolymers.
Degradationofpolymers.Typesandpropertiesofpolymermatrixcompositematerials.Manufacturingofcomponents
madeofpolymersandcompositematerials.Casestudies.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratory
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG426/4226Metals,AlloysandComposites(3cr.)

A P
MENG426/4226-Metals,AlloysandComposites(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
Structurepropertyrelationshipinalloysystems.Imperfectionsinsolids.Diffusionandphasetransformation.Heat
treatmentofferrousandnonferrousalloys.Structure,propertiesandprocessingofmetalmatrixcomposites(MMCs).
Behaviorofmetallicalloysandcompositematerialsinservice.Casestudiesandlaboratoryexperiments.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG429/4229NanostructuredMaterials(3cr.)

A P
MENG429/4229-NanostructuredMaterials(3cr.)

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Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
IntroductiontoNanotechnology,Nanomaterialse.g.carbonnanotubesandnanoclays.Nanostructuredmaterials.
Transitionfrommicrostructuretonanostructure.Grainrefinementtechniques.Paradoxofstrengthandductility.Multi
modalmicrostructures.Fabricationtechniques.Overviewofmechanical,thermalandstructuralcharacterization
techniques.Applications.


Crosslisted
SameasMENG5230.
WhenOffered
Offeredspring.

GroupB:

MENG427/4227FailureofMechanicalComponents(3cr.)

A P
MENG427/4227-FailureofMechanicalComponents(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209.

Description
Mechanicalfailures,fracturemechanics,typesofcorrosion.Failuremodes:fracturefatigue,creep,corrosionandwear.
Diagnosisandpreventionoffailures.Casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG432/4232Materials,Processing,andDesign(3cr.)

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MENG432/4232-Materials,Processing,andDesign(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
ProcessingforgrainrefinementofengineeringmaterialsSolidification,coolingratesandheattreatmentforcasting
andmoldingshapeformingpowder,fiber,andcompositeprocessingJoiningprocesseslaserprocessesdeposition
technologyforcoatingsforvariousapplications.



Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratory
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG436/4932SelectedTopicsinMaterialsandManufacturing(3cr.)

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MENG436/4932-SelectedTopicsinMaterialsandManufacturing(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

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Description
ThiscoursewillcovertopicstobechosenbasedontheemergingadvancementsinthefieldofMaterialsand
Manufacturing.Maybetakenforcreditmorethanonceifcontentchanges.


WhenOffered
Offeredoccasionally.

MENG439/4239AdvancedManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)

A P
MENG439/4239-AdvancedManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS2211andMENG3209.

Description
Nontraditionalmanufacturingprocesses,suchasmicrofabricationandnanofabricationtechnologies,frictionstir
weldingandprocessing,laserweldingandcutting,sparkerosionandwaterjetmachining.Automationof
manufacturingprocesses.Numericallycontrolledmachinetools.NCprogramming.Economicsofnontraditionaland
automatedmanufacturing.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MechatronicsConcentration:

StudentsarerequiredtocompletetheninecreditsfromthecoursesingroupAoftheMechatronicsconcentrationandthe
remainingthreecreditsfromcoursesingroupB.

GroupA:

MENG476/4756AutomaticControlSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG476/4756-AutomaticControlSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
SeniorstandingandMENG3705.

Description
Feedbackcontrolsystemandanalysisintimedomain.PIDcontrollers:analysisanddesign.Statespacecontrollers.
StabilityandtheconceptofRouthHurwitz.Rootlocusanalysisanddesign.Analysisofsystemsinfrequencydomains.
Bodeplotsandcontrollerdesign.Nyquiststabilitycriterion.Introductiontointelligentcontrol.Introductiontodigital
controlsystems.

WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG478/4778MicrocontrollersandMechatronicssystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG478/4778-MicrocontrollersandMechatronicssystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS2211

Description
Mechatronicsanddigitalsystems,Digitallogicdesign,MicroprocessorandMicrocontrollerarchitecture,Embedded
systems,Interfacingtechniques,A/DandD/Aconversion,Memoryaddressingtechniques,Interrupttechniques,I/O
needsandexpansion,Timers,Introductiontoassembly,andprojectapplicationwork.

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Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratoryperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG479/4779IntegratedDesignofElectromechanicalSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG479/4779-IntegratedDesignofElectromechanicalSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3705

Description
Mechatronicsdesignanddevelopmentprocess,Digitalsystems,MicrocontrollersinMechatronics,Programmablelogic
controllers(PLC),PLCandinterfacingtechniques,Ladderlogicprogramming,servomotors:motion,brakingand
speedcontrol,Transducersandinstrumentation,Visionsensingprinciples,Powersupplies,PneumaticandElectro
pneumaticcontrol.Design,controlandapplicationofelectromechanicalsystems,IntegratedMechatronicsdesign
project.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlaboratoryperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

GroupB:

ECNG456/4506Industrialcontrolsystems(3cr.)

A P
ECNG456/4506-Industrialcontrolsystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ECNG2101andECNG3202(forECNGstudents)MENG4756(forMENGstudents).

Description
PLCsandDCSinindustrialautomation,BasiccomponentsofaPLCandDCS,ProgrammingofPLCsbyladderlogic,
Internalmarkers,Timers,Counters,PLCprogramdevelopmentforcontrolapplications,Interlockingandsequential
logic,AdvancedSequentialControlTechniques,Datahandlinginstructions,A/DandD/APLCmodules,Industrial
communicationbusses.

WhenOffered
Offeredoccasionally.

MENG439/4239AdvancedManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)

A P
MENG439/4239-AdvancedManufacturingProcesses(3cr.)


Prerequisites
PHYS2211andMENG3209.

Description
Nontraditionalmanufacturingprocesses,suchasmicrofabricationandnanofabricationtechnologies,frictionstir
weldingandprocessing,laserweldingandcutting,sparkerosionandwaterjetmachining.Automationof
manufacturingprocesses.Numericallycontrolledmachinetools.NCprogramming.Economicsofnontraditionaland
automatedmanufacturing.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod.
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

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MENG447/4477ManufacturingSystemAutomation(3cr.)

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MENG447/4477-ManufacturingSystemAutomation(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3209

Description
ComputerassistedmanufacturingsystemsNC,CNC,DNC,robotics,materialhandling,grouptechnology,flexible
manufacturingsystems,processplanningandcontrol.

Hours
Twoclassperiodsandonethreehourlabperiod
WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG455/4565DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG455/4565-DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3506

Description
Elementsofsystemarchitecture,productversusprocessdrivendesignobjectives,designofsystems,synthesisand
analysisinsystemsdesign,casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinoccasional.

MENG477/4757Robotics:Design,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)

A P
MENG477/4757-Robotics:Design,AnalysisandControl(3cr.)


Prerequisites
ENGR2104.



Description
RoboticsandAutomation,Robotclassificationandtechnicalspecifications,Roboticsafety,homogeneouscoordinate
transformation,Directandinversekinematics,Differentialmotion,Jacobian:Velocitiesandstaticforces,Trajectory
planning,Manipulatordynamics:NewtonEulerandLagrangeEulerdynamicmodels,robotcontrol.



WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

PowerConcentration

StudentsarerequiredtocompletethesixcreditsfromthecoursesingroupAofthePowerconcentrationandtheremainingsix
creditsfromcoursesingroupB.

GroupA:

MENG412/4662PowerPlantTechnology(3cr.)

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MENG412/4662-PowerPlantTechnology(3cr.) A P


Prerequisites
MENG4606andMENG3605.

Description
SteamandGasturbinepowerplants.Combinedcyclepowerplants.Cogeneration.Principlesofnuclearenergyand
introductiontoNuclearpowerplants.Environmentalimpactsofpowerplants.


WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG413/4663DesignofRenewableEnergySystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG413/4663-DesignofRenewableEnergySystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3605andMENG4606.

Description
Theworldenergyscene.Environmentalimpactofenergyuse.Windpower,PVandSolarThermalElectricityand
Biomass.Hybridsystems.RenewableenergygenerationinPowersystems.Economicsandsustainability.



WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

GroupB:

MENG411/4661TurboMachinery(3cr.)

A P
MENG411/4661-Turbo-Machinery(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3602

Description
Preliminarydesignproceduresforturbomachines.Idealandactualperformancecharacteristicsforhydraulicpumps
andturbines,axialandcentrifugalflowcompressorsandfans,axialandradialflowgasturbines.Cavitationin
hydraulicmachinery.Turbochargers.Hydropowerplantsandpumpedstorage.


WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG415/4665InternalCombustionEngines(3cr.)

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MENG415/4665-InternalCombustionEngines(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3602andMENG3605

Description
ReviewofAirstandardcycles.DieselandPetrolcombustionoverview.Fuelsandchemistryofcombustionreactions.
OctaneandCetaneratings.Fluidmechanicinteractionswithflamesburnrates.Overviewofexhaustemissions.
Turbochargingandsupercharging,volumetricefficiencyandvalvetiming.

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WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG416/4666DesignofHeating,Ventilation,andAirConditioningSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG416/4666-DesignofHeating,Ventilation,andAirConditioningSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3605andMENG4606.

Description
Calculationofbuildingcoolingandheatingloads,andventilationrequirements.DesignofAirconditioningand
ventilationsystems.Passivecoolingandheating.Airconditioningequipment.


WhenOffered
Offeredinfall.

MENG417/4667RefrigerationandAirconditioning(3cr.)

A P
MENG417/4667-RefrigerationandAir-conditioning(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG4606andMENG3605.

Description
RefrigerationandAirconditioningcyclesandC.O.P.Vaporcompressionrefrigerationsystems.Absorption
refrigeration.Cryogenics.DesignofAirconditioningsystemsandcomponents.Heatpumpsandheatingsystems.
Districtcooling.


WhenOffered
Offeredinspring.

MENG455/4565DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)

A P
MENG455/4565-DesignofEngineeringSystems(3cr.)


Prerequisites
MENG3506

Description
Elementsofsystemarchitecture,productversusprocessdrivendesignobjectives,designofsystems,synthesisand
analysisinsystemsdesign,casestudies.

WhenOffered
Offeredinoccasional.

Notes:

Inaddition,aminimumofsixcreditsmustbetakenfromanotherareaofconcentration.

Pendingapprovalofdepartmentandrelevanceoftopic,onlyoneoftheconcentrationelectivesmaybesubstitutedforbyaMENG
4930course.

Studentsoptingformorethanoneconcentrationwilltakeaminimumoftwentyfourcredits,suchthattheminimumrequirementsof
eachareaofconcentrationaresatisfied.Commoncoursesmaybedoublecounted.

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