"In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.” ― Phil Collins
Introduction to Engineering
Introduction to the practice of Engineering. Topics covered include calculations, use of computers, design strategies, team roles and responsibilities, and expectations for courses.
Introduction to Materials Science
The science of solid materials and the relationship between this science and material properties.
Particle Surface Interactions
Fundamentals of colloidal and surface science including classification, electro-kinetic phenomena, interparticle forces, fundamental equations, and applications.
MATL 5720 / 6720
Biomedical Applications of Polymers
Study of polymers used in the body for the purposes of aiding healing, correcting abnormalities, and restoring lost function.
Principles of vectors, forces, moments, free body diagrams, force systems, 2-D and 3-D equilibrium, friction, geometric properties of plane areas.
Mechanics of Materials
Principles of stress and strain; stress-strain relationships; uniaxially loaded members; torsion; bending; beam shear; shear, moment and thrust diagrams; transformed sections; column buckling.
Introduction to fluid statics and dynamics, dimensional analysis, compressible and incompressible flows, fluidization, flow through process media, and multiphase flows.