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Class Schedule For Mechanical Engineering - Fall2018

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ME 37 - Manufacturing Processes (3 Units)

Principles of manufacturing processes in the areas of metal removal, forming, joining and casting and fundamentals of numerical control. Study includes applications of equipment, e.g., lathe, milling machine, drill press, saw, grinder, welder, molding equipment and core makers. Emphasis on safety during hands-on operations. Two hours lecture, one three-hour lab.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 37 Section 02 82354 1 Laboratory 16/0 F SCL1329 0800AM-1045AM Artz,Michael Hien
03 book for ME 37 Section 03 82355 1 Laboratory 16/1 W SCL1329 0200PM-0445PM Bell,Michael M
04 book for ME 37 Section 04 82504 1 Laboratory 16/0 T SCL1329 0430PM-0715PM Brummer,Eric L
05 book for ME 37 Section 05 82520 1 Laboratory 16/0 R SCL1329 0430PM-0715PM Brummer,Eric L
07 book for ME 37 Section 07 82538 1 Laboratory 16/0 R SCL1329 0900AM-1145AM Artz,Michael Hien
10 book for ME 37 Section 10 82869 1 Laboratory 15/0 R SCL1329 0100PM-0345PM Artz,Michael Hien
11 book for ME 37 Section 11 82597 1 Laboratory 15/1 F SCL1329 0200PM-0445PM Artz,Michael Hien
12 book for ME 37 Section 12 82678 1 Laboratory 15/1 M SCL1329 0900AM-1145AM Artz,Michael Hien
15 book for ME 37 Section 15 86298 1 Discussion 65/1 MW BRH208 0800AM-0850AM Vogt,Rustin
16 book for ME 37 Section 16 86299 1 Discussion 60/0 TR LIB3021 0800AM-0850AM Vogt,Rustin

ME 105 - Intro to Tech Problem Solving (3 Units)

Introduction to the use of computers for engineering, science and mathematical computations. Introduction to linear algebra and matrix applications. Introduction to concepts of programming and visualization using MATLAB and PBasic. Practical applications involving design using a microcontroller. Applications will be drawn from a variety of science and engineering areas. Lecture two hours, Laboratory three hours.

Prerequisite: ENGR 17 and ENGR 30.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 105 Section 01 82498 1 Lecture 30/5 TR RVR4001 0130PM-0220PM Eke,Estelle M
02 book for ME 105 Section 02 82499 1 Laboratory 30/5 T RVR4001 0230PM-0515PM Eke,Estelle M
05 book for ME 105 Section 05 82872 1 Lecture 30/0 T RVR4001 0530PM-0710PM Chen,Wenying
06 book for ME 105 Section 06 82873 1 Laboratory 30/0 T RVR4001 0715PM-0945PM Chen,Wenying
07 book for ME 105 Section 07 82874 1 Lecture 30/0 R RVR4001 0530PM-0710PM Chen,Wenying
08 book for ME 105 Section 08 82875 1 Laboratory 30/0 R RVR4001 0715PM-0945PM Chen,Wenying

ME 108 - Professional Topics Mech Engin (2 Units)

Introduction to statistical methods applied to analysis of engineering systems. Topics include data collection, distribution characteristics, probability, uses of regression analysis, and decision-making under uncertainty. Introduction to economic analysis applied to engineering designs. Topics include marginal or incremental economic analysis using multiple standard methods while addressing organizational constraints and market factors. Investigations into the roles engineers play in society in working toward sustainability, and ethical decision making in a technological world.

Prerequisite: MATH 31

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 108 Section 01 82510 1 Lecture 50/0 TR TAH1007 0800AM-0850AM Monfared,Gianmarco
04 book for ME 108 Section 04 86679 1 Lecture 32/0 TR RVR1012 0130PM-0220PM Monfared,Gianmarco

ME 116 - Machinery Design I (2 Units)

Introduction to basic design methodology for mechanical systems and devices. Detail design of machine components; application of analytical methods in the design of complex machines. Failure mode analysis, theories of failure, yield, fracture, deflection, and fatigue analysis of machine elements. Design of common machine elements such as bearings and shafts.

Prerequisite: ENGR 6, ENGR 112, and ME 37. ENGR 112 and ME 37 may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 116 Section 01 82587 1 Lecture 45/3 MW AMD219 1100AM-1150AM Sprott,Kenneth S
02 book for ME 116 Section 02 82603 1 Lecture 40/8 MW TAH1007 0300PM-0350PM Sprott,Kenneth S
05 book for ME 116 Section 05 82944 1 Lecture 35/3 MW TAH1007 1000AM-1050AM Sprott,Kenneth S

ME 117 - Machinery Design II (2 Units)

Introduction to design of machine components; application of analytical methods in the design of complex machines. Design of common machine elements such as threaded fasteners, springs, flexible drive components, gears, and friction devices. Introduction to stress and deflection analysis using finite element software.

Prerequisite: ME 116.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 117 Section 02 82822 1 Lecture 40/0 MW BRH104 0200PM-0250PM Sprott,Kenneth S
03 book for ME 117 Section 03 82586 1 Lecture 40/33 MW TAH1007 0900AM-0950AM Sprott,Kenneth S

ME 121 - Solar Therm & Energy Storage (2 Units)

Study of solar thermal heat and power and energy storage including the characterization, theory, operation, analysis and modeling of solar thermal and energy storage systems.

Prerequisite: ENGR 124.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 121 Section 01 86479 1 Lecture 25/4 TR MRP2030 0425PM-0515PM Zabihian,Farshid

ME 122 - Geothermal & Bioenergy Systems (2 Units)

Study of geothermal and bioenergy systems including the characterization, theory, operation, analysis and modeling.

Prerequisite: ENGR 124

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 122 Section 01 86480 1 Lecture 25/14 TR LIB65 0530PM-0620PM Zabihian,Farshid

ME 126 - Heat Transfer (3 Units)

Basic principles of heat transfer, including processes of conduction, convection, radiation, evaporation and condensation. Lecture three hours.

Prerequisite: ENGR 124 and ENGR 132.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 126 Section 01 82358 1 Discussion 30/12 TR EUR113 0900AM-1015AM Zhou,Dongmei
02 book for ME 126 Section 02 82760 1 Discussion 30/1 MW DH107 0130PM-0245PM Zhou,Dongmei
03 book for ME 126 Section 03 82761 1 Discussion 30/5 TR EUR113 1030AM-1145AM Zhou,Dongmei
04 book for ME 126 Section 04 86476 1 Discussion 30/0 MW RVR1004 0300PM-0415PM Romani,Marcus J

ME 128 - Thermal-Fluid Systems (3 Units)

Fundamentals of the Otto, Diesel, Brayton and Rankine power cycles, vapor-compression refrigeration, psychrometric processes and chemical reactions. Theory and application of temperature, pressure, flow, and velocity instruments, introduction to experiment design, errors, uncertainty and data acquisition, data analysis and presentation.

Prerequisite: ENGR 124.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 128 Section 01 82496 1 Laboratory 16/0 F SCL1357 1100AM-0145PM Cho,Greg H
02 book for ME 128 Section 02 82497 1 Laboratory 16/0 F SCL1357 0200PM-0445PM Cho,Greg H
03 book for ME 128 Section 03 82588 1 Laboratory 16/0 W SCL1357 0300PM-0545PM Marbach,Timothy L
04 book for ME 128 Section 04 82746 1 Lecture 32/0 W MND1020 0800AM-0950AM Marbach,Timothy L
05 book for ME 128 Section 05 82747 1 Lecture 33/0 F TAH1007 0900AM-1050AM Cho,Greg H
09 book for ME 128 Section 09 82937 1 Laboratory 16/0 W SCL1357 1100AM-0150PM Marbach,Timothy L

ME 137 - Prod Dsgn Manfct+Automatn (3 Units)

Various manufacturing and automation aspects of product design, including design for machining, design for automation, applications of CAD/CAM software in product design and automation, and rapid prototyping. Virtual design and manufacturing and agile manufacturing will also be discussed.

Prerequisite: ME 117.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 137 Section 01 82530 1 Discussion 30/4 TR LIB126 0430PM-0545PM Liu,Tien I

ME 138 - Concur Prod+Proces Design (3 Units)

Manufacturing considerations in product design including: design for manufacturing (DFM), design for assembly (DF A), design to cost (DTC), design to life cycle cost (DTLCC), design for quality and reliability (DFQR); introduction to concurrent engineering. Two hours lecture, three-hour lab.

Prerequisite: ME 37 and ME 116.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 138 Section 01 85937 1 Lecture 30/0 TR SCL1218 1100AM-1150AM Suh,Yong S
02 book for ME 138 Section 02 85938 1 Laboratory 30/0 TR SCL1218 1200PM-0115PM Suh,Yong S
03 book for ME 138 Section 03 85939 1 Lecture 30/10 TR SCL1218 0400PM-0450PM Suh,Yong S
04 book for ME 138 Section 04 85945 1 Laboratory 30/10 TR SCL1218 0500PM-0615PM Suh,Yong S
5 book for ME 138 Section 5 86256 1 Lecture 30/0 MW SCL1218 0900AM-0950AM Kumagai,Akihiko
6 book for ME 138 Section 6 86257 1 Laboratory 30/0 MW SCL1218 1000AM-1115AM Kumagai,Akihiko

ME 141 - Intro to Tolerance Analysis (2 Units)

Introduction to techniques used in manufacturing tolerance analysis. Assembly tolerance analysis using standard industry practices; application of geometric dimensioning techniques to tolerance analysis; drawing practices for indicating dimensional tolerances; statistical techniques; tolerance allocation. Introduction to computer aided tolerance analysis.

Prerequisite: ME 116

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 141 Section 02 87013 1 Lecture 25/22 MW MND1026 0430PM-0520PM Sprott,Kenneth S

ME 143 - Vehicle Dynamics and Design (3 Units)

Principles and practice in vehicle dynamics and design using computer aided techniques. Design methods for passenger vehicles, SUVs, trucks, motorcycles and space vehicles. Study of tires, drivetrain and gear boxes in ground vehicles. Kinematics and kinetics of mechanisms in two and three dimensions with applications to suspensions, steering mechanisms. Frame design using finite element analysis, power trains, braking, auxiliary systems. Computer dynamic models for analysis of vehicle stability, collisions rollovers, and failure analysis using state-of-the-art software.

Prerequisite: ENGR 110 and ME 117.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 143 Section 01 82879 1 Lecture 30/8 TR ARC1014 1200PM-0115PM Granda,Jose J

ME 159 - High Efficiency HVAC (3 Units)

Starts with a review of the theory and design of HVAC systems. Recent improvements and new developments in cooling and heating equipment are studied in detail. Computer models such as the Trane TRACE Program are used to size an HVAC system with an emphasis on high efficiency. Computer based controls and energy management systems are discussed and demonstrated. Field trips to energy efficient installations are included.

Prerequisite: ME 156 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 159 Section 01 86477 1 Discussion 25/5 TR RVR1004 0900AM-1015AM Romani,Marcus J

ME 171 - System Modeling & Simulation (3 Units)

Computer modeling and mathematical representation of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, thermal, and electronic systems or combinations of these. Development of system design criteria and solutions using computer simulation. Use of state of the art automated modeling and simulation methods to build models of multi-energy mechatronics and control systems. Vibration concepts, applied, natural frequencies, eigenvectors, and solution of differential equations using computer simulation. Introduction to state variable feedback control systems. A design project is required.

Prerequisite: ENGR 110, ME 105.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 171 Section 01 82511 1 Lecture 30/8 TR RVR4001 1030AM-1145AM Granda,Jose J
03 book for ME 171 Section 03 82766 1 Lecture 35/6 MW RVR4001 1200PM-0115PM Awni,Kahtan
04 book for ME 171 Section 04 82823 1 Lecture 35/0 TR ARC3004 1200PM-0115PM Tang,Hong-Yue

ME 172 - Control System Design (3 Units)

Use of mathematical models for the generation of equations of motion for mechanical and electrical systems. Evaluation of single and multiple degrees of freedom systems in the time and frequency domain. Topics include feedback control systems, Laplace transform, state space representation, transfer functions, error analysis, stability of control systems and system response. Automatic control system design using root locus and frequency response methods. Design of compensating controls using state of the art software and automation tools. Introduction to digital control.

Prerequisite: ME 171.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 172 Section 01 82570 1 Lecture 30/2 TR RVR1004 1030AM-1145AM Tang,Hong-Yue
02 book for ME 172 Section 02 82680 1 Lecture 30/14 TR RVR4001 0900AM-1015AM Granda,Jose J
03 book for ME 172 Section 03 82824 1 Lecture 28/0 TR RVR1004 0130PM-0245PM Tang,Hong-Yue

ME 177 - 3D Parametric Modeling (3 Units)

Introduction to Solid Modeling and its application to mechanical product design. Digital product development using 3D Parametric Solid Modeling tools. Also covers component and assembly design, basic drawing creation. Reverse design project engineering investigating the effects of variations in geometry, dimensions, and material selection. Lecture two hours; laboratory three hours.

Prerequisite: ENGR 6, ME 105 and ME 116.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 177 Section 01 82670 1 Discussion 25/15 MW RVR4001 0400PM-0450PM McClain,Kevin
02 book for ME 177 Section 02 82671 1 Laboratory 25/15 MW RVR4001 0500PM-0615PM McClain,Kevin

ME 180 - Mech Properties Materials (3 Units)

Principles of mechanical properties of metals, including strength under combined loads, fatigue, and fracture mechanics. Laboratory includes study of strengthening mechanisms, and principles of experimental stress analysis. Lecture two hours; Laboratory three hours.

Prerequisite: ENGR 112

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 180 Section 01 82359 1 Laboratory 12/0 T RVR1003 0230PM-0515PM Monfared,Gianmarco
02 book for ME 180 Section 02 82473 1 Laboratory 12/0 R RVR1003 0230PM-0515PM Monfared,Gianmarco
03 book for ME 180 Section 03 82505 1 Laboratory 12/0 F RVR1003 1100AM-0145PM Homen,Patrick D
05 book for ME 180 Section 05 82556 1 Discussion 45/0 TR ARC1010 0130PM-0220PM Homen,Patrick D
07 book for ME 180 Section 07 82672 1 Discussion 25/1 TR TAH1004 0900AM-0950AM Homen,Patrick D
09 book for ME 180 Section 09 82805 1 Laboratory 12/0 T RVR1003 0530PM-0815PM Monfared,Gianmarco
10 book for ME 180 Section 10 82913 1 Laboratory 12/0 M RVR1003 0530PM-0815PM Hahn,William David Douglass
13 book for ME 180 Section 13 82790 1 Laboratory 12/2 R RVR1003 0530PM-0815PM Monfared,Gianmarco
14 book for ME 180 Section 14 82798 1 Discussion 30/13 TR YSM127 0300PM-0350PM Homen,Patrick D

ME 184 - Corrosion+Wear (3 Units)

Introduction to the phenomena of corrosion and wear, including the electro-mechanical bases of corrosion, examples of corrosion of iron, steel and stainless steels, and prevention of corrosion. Fundamentals of wear are covered including effects of loads, material properties, and lubrication on wear rates.

Prerequisite: ME 180.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 184 Section 01 82825 1 Discussion 35/9 TR RVR1006 0300PM-0415PM Roy,Ajit K

ME 190 - Project Engineering I (3 Units)

Beginning of a two semester project; design of a product, device, or apparatus that will be fabricated in ME 191. Students work in small groups, interacting with product users, vendors, technicians, and faculty advisors. Lecture two hours; laboratory three hours.

Prerequisite: ME 117

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 190 Section 01 82360 1 Seminar 50/21 MW SQU316 1100AM-1150AM Vogt,Rustin
02 book for ME 190 Section 02 82361 1 Laboratory 25/0 M ARC1015 1200PM-0245PM Rowell,Michael Douglas
04 book for ME 190 Section 04 82826 1 Seminar 50/0 MW SQU338 1200PM-1250PM Vogt,Rustin
05 book for ME 190 Section 05 82740 1 Seminar 30/0 TR TAH1002 0900AM-1015AM Vogt,Rustin
06 book for ME 190 Section 06 82762 1 Laboratory 25/0 M ARC1015 0600PM-0845PM Fernandez,Steven
09 book for ME 190 Section 09 82893 1 Laboratory 30/0 M RVR4001 0900AM-1145AM Rowell,Michael Douglas
10 book for ME 190 Section 10 82929 1 Laboratory 30/4 W RVR4001 0900AM-1145AM Bell,Michael M

ME 191 - Project Engineering II (2 Units)

Continuation of the project begun in ME 190. Part II consists of fabrication and assembly of equipment, testing and evaluation, and reporting. Seminar one hour; laboratory three hours.

Prerequisite: ME 190.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 191 Section 02 82362 1 Laboratory 16/0 M SCL1329 1200PM-0245PM Savarino,Christopher J
03 book for ME 191 Section 03 82531 1 Laboratory 16/4 M SCL1329 0300PM-0545PM Savarino,Christopher J
04 book for ME 191 Section 04 82741 1 Seminar 70/26 M SQU456 0500PM-0550PM Bell,Michael M
06 book for ME 191 Section 06 82774 1 Laboratory 16/0 W SCL1329 0600PM-0845PM Savarino,Christopher J
08 book for ME 191 Section 08 82880 1 Seminar 70/29 W SLN2002 0500PM-0550PM Bell,Michael M
09 book for ME 191 Section 09 82910 1 Laboratory 16/0 T SCL1329 0730PM-1000PM Brummer,Eric L
10 book for ME 191 Section 10 82911 1 Laboratory 16/7 R SCL1329 0730PM-1000PM Brummer,Eric L
11 book for ME 191 Section 11 82943 1 Laboratory 16/0 F SCL1329 1100AM-0145PM Garcia,Efrain

ME 194 - Career Developmen In ME (1 Units)

Designed for Mechanical Engineering students making career decisions. Instruction will include effective career planning strategies and techniques including skill assessment, employment search strategy, goal setting, time management, interview techniques and resume writing. Lecture one hour.

Note: Units earned can not be used to satisfy major requirements.

Prerequisite: Senior status.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 194 Section 01 82763 1 Discussion 15/6 M MND1024 0500PM-0550PM MacDonald,James R

ME 195 - Field Work (1-6 Units)

Supervised employment in a professional engineering or computer science environment. Placement arranged through the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Requires satisfactory completion of the work assignment and a written report.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 195 Section 02 87500 1 Independent Study 99/98 TBAARR - Kumagai,Akihiko

ME 196F - Materials Selection Eng Design (3 Units)

Quantitative treatment of materials selection for engineering applications. Discussion of the relationship between design parameters and materials properties. Emphasis on the influence of processing and fabrication on the properties of metals, ceramics, polymers and composites as related to the overall design process. Sustainability, Eco-Design, and manufacturability considerations.

Prerequisite: ENGR 45 and ME 116. ME 116 may be taken concurrently.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 196F Section 01 82775 1 Lecture 30/0 MW TAH1002 0300PM-0415PM Vogt,Rustin

ME 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Individual projects or directed reading.

Note: Open only to students who appear competent to carry on individual work. Admission requires approval of an instructor and the student's advisor. May be repeated for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 199 Section 01 82487 1 Independent Study 20/18 - Vogt,Rustin
Shafizadeh,Kevan
02 book for ME 199 Section 02 82488 1 Independent Study 99/92 - Holl,Susan L
Shafizadeh,Kevan
03 book for ME 199 Section 03 82539 1 Independent Study 99/97 - Homen,Patrick D
Shafizadeh,Kevan
04 book for ME 199 Section 04 82545 1 Independent Study 99/98 - Shafizadeh,Kevan
Bell,Michael M
05 book for ME 199 Section 05 82546 1 Independent Study 99/98 - Marbach,Timothy L
Shafizadeh,Kevan

ME 209 - Research Methodology (2 Units)

Research methodology and engineering approach to problem solving. Includes an orientation to the requirements for Master's thesis in Mechanical Engineering. Students will be exposed to a variety of possible thesis topics. Students will be required to complete an essay concerning aspects of engineering research. The student will be required to prepare a presentation and also review other students work.

Note: Graduate Writing Intensive (GWI) course.

Prerequisite: Graduate status in Mechanical Engineering.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 209 Section 02 82756 1 Seminar 25/8 M MND1024 0300PM-0445PM Topping,Troy D GWI

ME 233 - Intell Prod Dsgn+Manufct (3 Units)

Application of expert systems, fuzzy logic and neural networks in product design and manufacturing. Concurrent product and process design using expert systems and fuzzy logic. Monitoring tool conditions and manufacturing processes using neural networks so as to achieve high quality, high efficiency, and automation.

Prerequisite: ME 105, ME 138.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 233 Section 02 86304 1 Seminar 15/5 TR RVR1004 0700PM-0815PM Liu,Tien I

ME 238 - Automated Inspection (3 Units)

Introduction to measurement for machine accuracy and process quality including the use of coordinate measuring machines; system considerations and sensor technology in automated visual inspection; applications of pattern recognition in automated inspection.

Prerequisite: ME 105, ME 138.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 238 Section 02 86305 1 Seminar 15/9 MW RVR1004 0530PM-0645PM Liu,Tien I

ME 276 - Advanced Vibration Theory (3 Units)

Advanced study of mechanical and structural vibrations. Discrete and distributed parameter systems with linear and nonlinear characteristics. Variational principle, Lagrange's equation and finite element method. Matrix equation and eigenvalue problems. Modal analysis and modal testing. Stability and control. Theory developed through physical problems.

Prerequisite: ME 114, ME 171, or CE 166.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 276 Section 01 86482 1 Seminar 15/2 WEBONLINE - Tuzcu,Ilhan OL

ME 285 - Materials for Extreme Environ (3 Units)

Comprehensive study of material applications in extreme environments, with special attention to mechanical, thermal and electronic behavior. Extreme temperature, pressure. corrosive or toxic environments and high rate deformation are considered. Currently available materials as well as emerging materials are explored for specific applications such as undersea, outer space, ballistic, nuclear, combustion, and other extreme application arenas.

Prerequisite: ME 180 or PHYS 110

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 285 Section 01 82776 1 Lecture 20/11 MW RVR1006 0500PM-0615PM Topping,Troy D

ME 296O - Advanced Heat Transfer (3 Units)

Advanced topics in heat transfer including analytical and numerical solutions to heat conduction equations in both the steady and unsteady state; use of approximate and analytical techniques for the prediction of convective heat transfer in laminar and turbulent flows, heat transfer in high-velocity flows; analysis of the nature of thermal radiation and radiative heat transfer in enclosures.

Prerequisite: ME 126 and ENGR 202.

Corequisite: ENGR 202.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 296O Section 01 82673 1 Seminar 15/8 TR BRH105 0400PM-0515PM Zhou,Dongmei

ME 296S - Adv CAD for Aerospace Apps (3 Units)

Design of aerospace systems including profile definition, constraints, operations and visualizations, component design, transformation features, and insertions using advanced CAD software such as CATIA. Creation of complete assembly design including creation of product files, identifying, inserting and displacing components, constraining parts, numbering parts and scene creation. Specifics of sheet metal design for aerospace design including creation of flange, cut-out, joggle, holes, stampings and patterns.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for ME 296S Section 02 82894 1 Lecture 30/8 WEBONLINE - Awni,Kahtan

ME 296U - Advanced CAPD (3 Units)

Advanced topics in computer-aided design and applications for mechanical product design. Reviews of fundamental parts, assembly modeling, and engineering drawings. Advanced modeling topics such as surface modeling, design for manufacturing, simulation-based design, top-down assembly, macros and API programming.

Prerequisite: ENGR 6 and ME 116, or graduate-level status

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
1 book for ME 296U Section 1 86373 1 Laboratory 15/0 TR ARC1015 0700PM-0815PM Fernandez,Steven
2 book for ME 296U Section 2 86374 1 Lecture 15/0 TR ARC1015 0600PM-0650PM Fernandez,Steven

ME 296V - Advanced Control System Design (3 Units)

Design of Multi-Input/Multi-Output controllers using linear quadratic regulator method and advanced controls architectures. Architectures include Proportional, Proportional Integrator and Proportional Integrator Derivative (filter) schemes. The course also includes Digital Control, Optimal Control, Introduction to Guidance, Navigation and Control techniques.

Prerequisite: ME 172

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 296V Section 01 86483 1 Lecture 30/26 WEBONLINE - Awni,Kahtan OL

ME 296W - Accident Biomechanics (3 Units)

Study of the interaction of human body kinematics and dynamic biomechanics in accidents involving human activities and vehicles. Impact injury mechanisms, response of the human body using computer models and software analysis tools. Biomechanical response to impact, and tolerance levels. Human factors that influence the biomechanical reactions of people with their vehicles and the environment. Photographic and video analysis, computer graphics, and computer simulations. Forensic engineering to determine the dynamic forces that cause injury in different situations.

Prerequisite: ENGR 110

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 296W Section 01 86375 1 Lecture 15/11 TR ARC1015 0430PM-0545PM Granda,Jose J

ME 299 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Any properly qualified student who wishes to pursue a problem of his/her own choice may do so if the proposed subject is acceptable to the faculty member with whom he/she works and to his/her advisor.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 299 Section 01 82508 1 Thesis Research 10/5 - Zabihian,Farshid
Shafizadeh,Kevan
02 book for ME 299 Section 02 87369 1 Thesis Research 99/98 - Topping,Troy D
Shafizadeh,Kevan
03 book for ME 299 Section 03 87372 1 Thesis Research 99/98 - Shafizadeh,Kevan
Vogt,Rustin

ME 500 - Masters Thesis (1-6 Units)

Completion of a thesis. Credit given upon successful completion of a Master's Thesis (4 - 6 units; maximum 6 units).

Note: Course may be repeated for no more than 6 units total.

Prerequisite: Open to students who have advanced to candidacy and have secured approval of a Thesis proposal form one full semester prior to registration.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for ME 500 Section 01 82500 1 Thesis Research 10/7 - Zabihian,Farshid
Shafizadeh,Kevan
02 book for ME 500 Section 02 82507 1 Thesis Research 10/9 - Topping,Troy D
Shafizadeh,Kevan
03 book for ME 500 Section 03 82717 1 Thesis Research 99/97 - Kumagai,Akihiko
Shafizadeh,Kevan
04 book for ME 500 Section 04 87429 1 Thesis Research 99/97 - Vogt,Rustin
Shafizadeh,Kevan
05 book for ME 500 Section 05 82718 1 Thesis Research 99/98 - Granda,Jose J
Shafizadeh,Kevan

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Class Attribute Codes

GWI - Graduate Writing Intensive Requirement (GWI)

OL - Online

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)