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ME 140

Advanced Thermal Systems

  • spring
  • 2018-2019

5 units

Letter (ABCD/NP)

Capstone course. Thermal analysis and engineering emphasizing integrating heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and thermodynamics into a unified approach to treating complex systems. Mixtures, humidity, chemical and phase equilibrium, and availability. Labs apply principles through hands-on experience with a turbojet engine, PEM fuel cell, and hybrid solid/oxygen rocket motor. Use of MATLAB as a computational tool. Prerequisites: ENGR 30, ME 70, and 131A,B.


  • GER:DB-EngrAppSci

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    • Monday Wednesday Friday 10:30:00 AM - 11:20:00 AM @ 200-030 with Heidi Poppe Robert Hewitt Reginald Mitchell Lindsey Engel

      Admission requires consent of instructor. Please attend first class. This year, ME 140 will be capped at 60 students and will give preference to graduating seniors in Mechanical Engineering. All graduating seniors in Mechanical Engineering will be admitted to the class. If you are not a graduating senior, you must attend the first day of class and fill out a questionnaire to be considered for any extra seats in the class.

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