**Engineering (ENGR)**

**100 Society and Engineering (3 - Irregular)** Historical review of the interaction
between society, technology, and engineering. **111 Engineering Methods
I (2 - Fall)** Problem solving and engineering design. Introduction to technical
drawing. Use of the computer for word processing, e-mail, Internet, engineering
calculations, graphical presentations and data analysis. Professional ethics.
Two two-hour labs. Coreq: MATH 185 or above. **112 Engineering Methods
II (2 - Spring)** Continuation of problem solving and engineering design. Introduction
to the computer for use in computer assisted drawings. Two two-hour labs.
Prereq: ENGR 111. Coreq: MATH 251. **121 Statics (3 - Fall & Spring) **Application of
vector algebra to represent forces and moments in three dimensions and the
relationship of these forces systems to the equilibrium of rigid bodies.
Centroids and moments of inertia. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH 251.
**210 Engineering Design (2 - Fall)** Design teams conduct a design project
that incorporates problem definition and information research. Development of
alternative solutions, merit analysis, decision presentation, build, testing and
redesign are included; written and oral reports will be given. One lecture hour
and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 112 and MATH 251 or instructor's approval.
**220 Strength of Materials (3 - Fall & Spring)** Concepts of stress and strain;
stress-strain relations; applications including axially loaded members, torsion
of circular shafts, bending of beams. Shear and moment diagrams, combined
stress. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH 252 and ENGR 121. **231
Electronics I (3 - Fall & Spring) **Gate-level digital electronics. Combinational and
sequential logic, hardware reduction strategies, Boolean algebra, digital
memories, programmable devices, Implementation with integrated circuits. Student
cannot receive credit for both ENGR 330 and ENGR 231. Two lecture hours and one
three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 112. **232 Circuit Analysis I (4 - Fall & Spring)**
Basic principles of I. L. and C circuit components. DC and AC circuit analysis
techniques. Ohm's law, Kirchhoff's laws, mesh and nodal analysis, and circuit
theorems. Steady-state AC phasor analysis, including power and power factor.
Operational amplifiers, AC/DC machines, and Transformers. Students cannot
receive credit for both ENGR 230 and ENGR 232. Three lecture hours and one
three-hour lab. Prereq: MATH 252. **241 Dynamics (3 - Fall & Spring)** The
relationship between the motion of particles and rigid bodies and the forces
which act upon them. Newton's laws of motion. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH
252, PHYS 220, and ENGR 121. **310 Engineering Materials (3 - Spring)**
Correlation of atomic structure, crystal structure and microstructure of solids
with mechanical, physical, and chemical properties of engineering significance.
Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: CHEM 121 and ENGR 220.
**311 Engineering Applications of Probability and Statistics (3 - Fall)**
Basic knowledge of probability theory and statistical inference for use in
engineering. Theory and practical applications of random variables and
probability distributions; estimation of statistical parameters; hypothesis
testing; and regression analysis. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH 320.
**313 Industrial Internship (1 - Fall & Spring)** Work experience during one summer
or semester for a business, industry or government agency, on-site, in an
engineering intern (apprenticeship) position which is approved by the department
chair. A final report is required. Students who complete the co-op program will
be allowed to substitute their last co-op semester for this course. Students
enrolled in this course will be considered full-time students. Prereq: At least
junior standing and approval of the Department Chair. **315 Engineering
Analysis I (3 - Fall)** Formulation of mathematical models, analysis and computer
solutions to intermediate level engineering problems. Emphasis will be placed on
classical solution techniques of ordinary differential equations and numerical
methods. State-of-the-art engineering analysis software will be used in the
design environment. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH 252. Coreq: ENGR 241.
**316 Engineering Analysis II (3 - Spring)** Classification of systems.
Response of linear systems to periodic and finite-energy signals. Convolution
and deconvolution. Applications of Laplace and Fourier transforms. Random
signals and noise. Prereq: ENGR 232 and 315. **317 Instrumentation and
Experimental Methods (3 - Spring)** Introduction to experimental methods, design of
experiments, and analysis and interpretation of experimental data. Topics
include accuracy and precision, Fourier series and FFT, expected time response
of zeroth-order, first-order, and second-order measurement systems, applied
statistics and uncertainty analysis, analog and digital signals and AD/DA
conversion, and introduction to basic transducers and instruments for measuring
voltage, current, temperature, pressure, flow, and strain. Two lecture hours and
one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 232 and 311. Coreq: ENGR 315. **331
Electronics II (3 - Fall)** Basic electronic device concepts including diodes, field
transistors, bipolar junction transistors; design and analysis of diode
switching and rectifier circuits; single and multistage transistor amplifiers
biasing; frequency response, output stage and power amplifiers; operational
amplifier appllications; electronic simulation using software. Two lecture hours
and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 231, 232. **332 Circuit Analysis
II (3 - Spring)** Transient analysis, Two port systems, amplification, filtering,
Laplace transform analysis of circuits, introduction to non-linear circuits,
frequency domain representation, magnetically coupled circuits. Two lecture
hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 232. **340 Thermodynamics
(3 - Fall)** Fundamentals of engineering thermodynamics. The phases of a pure
substance and their thermodynamic properties. The concept of work and heat,
conservation of mass, conservation of energy, entropy and the second law of
thermodynamics using closed system and control volume analyses. Three lecture
hours. Prereq: PHYS 220 and ENGR 121. Coreq: ENGR 315 and MATH 320.
**341 Fluid Mechanics (3 - Spring)** Fluid properties and behavior, fluid
statics and dynamics of ideal and real fluids. Continuity, momentum, energy
equations for control volume analyses. Laminar and turbulent incompressible
flows. Pipe flows, open channel flow, lift and drag calculations. Three lecture
hours. Prereq: ENGR 340. **350 Construction Surveying (3 - Fall)**
Construction surveys. Mensuration, leveling, traversing, topographic mapping.
Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Coreq: MATH 251. **351 Basic
Structural Analysis (4 - Spring)** Analysis of statically determinate and indeterminate
structural systems for loads and deformations. Analysis of continuous beams,
trusses, floor systems, and frames. Gravity, live, wind and earthquake loads.
Deformations by the elastic curve and by energy methods. Indeterminate analysis
using force, displacement, and approximate methods. Introduction to computer
analysis. Four lecture hours. Prereq: ENGR 220. **352 Transportation
Engineering (3 - Fall, Odd Numbered Years)** Analysis of the characteristics of transportation systems,
including vehicle dynamics, volumes, speeds, capacities, roadway conditions, and
accidents. Highway design including intersections, horizontal and vertical
alignment, earthwork, and pavement design. Three lecture hours. Prereq: MATH
252. Coreq: ENGR 350. **370 Vibrations (4 - Fall)** Modal parameter
representation of single and multi-degree of freedom systems. Computer-aided
experimental design and troubleshooting approach involves data acquisition,
digital Fourier analysis, and graphic display. Techniques to determine and
modify system characteristics for impact, sinusoidal and random excitation.
Three lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 241 and 315.
**381 Human Factors in Engineering (3 - Fall, Even Numbered Years)** A study of the limitations
of humans in production and other man-made systems. Analysis of stress, and
environmental factors such as noise, lighting and atmospheric conditions on
performance of tasks. Three lecture hours. Prereq: Instructor's approval.
**410-411 Senior Research/Thesis (1, 3 - Fall, Spring)** Working with their research
project advisor, students will prepare and present a research proposal, conduct
appropriate research and present the result. The final thesis oral presentation
will be open to the university and industrial community. Prereq: ENGR 313,
senior standing and approval of the student's advisor. **412
Environmental Engineering (3 - Irregular)** Analysis and control of air and water
pollution. Analyses and comparison of chemical and particulate pollution from
various power and natural sources. Energy and dynamic relationships of the
atmosphere in relation to distribution of pollutants. Hydrologic cycle,
watersheds, drainage basins, subsurface and ground water flow. Practical
solutions and governmental regulations. Plant trips and design problems. Three
lecture hours. Prereq: CHEM 121. Coreq: ENGR 341. **413 Engineering
Management (3 - Fall, Odd Numbered Years)** Human, quality, organizational, legal, and ethical aspects of
the engineering profession. Three lecture hours. Prereq: junior standing and
ENGR 210. **430 Transformers and Rotating Machines (3 - Irregular)** Introduction
to magnetic circuits. Ideal and practical transformers. Efficiency and
regulation. Three-phase transformers. DC motors and generators. Single and
polyphase motors, generators, and alternators. Applications of large and small
motors and generators. Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR
232. **440 Energy Systems (3 - Fall)** Availability and second law analyses:
Vapor power cycles, gas power cycles, refrigeration cycles, nozzles and
renewable energy systems. The analysis of reactive gas mixtures, hydrocarbon
fuels and combustion. Emphasis will be placed on the solutions to open-ended
design and economic problems. Three lecture hours. Prereq: ENGR 311, 341 and
INEG 380. **450 Reinforced Concrete Design (4 - Fall)** Reinforced concrete
as a modern construction material. Aggregate and Portland cement properties and
mix design. Structural analysis and design of beams, deep beams, columns, and
shear walls using ACI code. Quality assurance, quality control. Standard lab
tests and design project with test verification. Three lecture hours and one
three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 351. **451 Geotechnical Engineering
(4 - Spring)** Introduction to soil mechanics, shallow foundations and retaining
structures. Soil identification and classification, compaction, effective
stress, consolidation, shear strength, vertical and lateral stress, and slope
stability. Standard laboratory tests. Response of soil to foundation and
retaining structure loads, including settlements and stability. Design of
shallow foundations and retaining structures. Three lecture hours and one
three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 220. Coreq: GEOL 121 and ENGR 351. **452
Steel Design (3 - Spring, Odd Numbered Years)** Structural analysis and design of beams, columns, axial
members, and plate girders. Emphasis on connections. Use of load and resistance
factor design (LRFD) code. Design of typical steel structure including
connections. Use of computer analysis. Three lecture hours. Coreq: ENGR 351.
**460 Microprocessors and Computer Organization (3 - Spring)** Computer
organization, assembly language programming, memory hierarchy, digital
interfacing, use of microprocessors in common consumer applications, study of
contemporary general and special purpose architectures. Two lecture hours and
one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 231, and CSCI 221or 231. **461
Communication Systems (3 - Fall)** Analog and digital communication systems,
information coding, modulation, signal processing techniques, software and
hardware implementations, contemporary wireless, audio and video applications.
Three lecture hours. Prereq: ENGR 231, 311, and 316. **462 Linear
Control Systems Design (3 - Fall)** An interdisciplinary approach to analog and
digital feedback control system design for integrated systems. Includes block
diagrams, transfer functions, state equations, stability, steady state error,
time response, Bode design, root locus design, and design of lead/lag
compensators and PID controllers. Three lecture hours. Prereq: ENGR 241 and ENGR
316. **463 Electrical Power Systems (3 - Irregular)** Applications associated
with electrical utility and industrial organizations. Electrical power control
methods including voltage regulation, generator allocation, protection schemes.
Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 316. **464
Engineering Electromagnetics (3 - Spring)** Application of physical laws of electricity
and magnetism to the design of electrical components, including resistors,
capacitors, inductors, antennas and transmission lines. Transient and
steady-state behavior of electromagnetic waves. Three lecture hours. Prereq:
ENGR 332, PHYS 221. **471 Heat Transfer (3 - Spring)** An introduction to the
theory of conduction, convection and radiation and their use in engineering
applications. Steady and transient heat transfer solutions with analytical and
numerical solutions. An introduction to heat exchanger analysis and multi-phase
heat transfer. Three lecture hours. Prereq: ENGR 340 and INEG 380.
**472 Kinematics/Dynamics of Machines (4 - Fall)** Analysis and synthesis of
mechanisms and machine systems subjected to dynamic forces and motion
constraints. Topics covered include classical analysis and synthesis of
mechanisms, computer modeling and simulation of machine dynamics, rotating
unbalance, and analysis and synthesis of cams and geared systems. Four lecture
hours. Prereq: ENGR 241 and 315. **473 Machine Design (4 - Spring)**
Fundamental principles, including stress analysis, deflection, and stiffness
properties of materials and design considerations for static and fatigue
strength. Design of mechanical elements including fasteners, weldments, springs,
bearings, gears, and miscellaneous elements used in design and maintenance
applications. Three lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: ENGR 220 and
ENGR 311. Coreq: ENGR 472. **474 Manufacturing Systems (3 - Irregular)** Computer
assisted engineering design, computer aided manufacturing, automation systems,
modeling, simulation and optimization techniques. Design of tooling, jigs and
fixtures for economical production. Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab.
Prereq: ENGR 473 **475 Automated Production Systems (3 - Spring)** A study of
production automation and related systems including CAD/CAM, numerical control,
industrial robotics, flexible manufacturing systems, and programmable logic
controllers. Two lecture hours and one three-hour lab. Prereq: Junior standing.
**490 Special Topics (Title of topic) (1-3 - Irregular)** Selected topics
relating the state-of-the-art in engineering science and engineering design.
Engineering subjects which are of current interest and importance but are not
covered in depth in any other course. May be repeated for credit. Prereq:
Approval of advisory committee and dean.