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MME 201. Thermodynamics and Heat Conduction

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: First and second laws of thermodynamics; thermodynamic properties of gases, vapors, and gas-vapor mixtures; energy-systems analysis including power cycles, vapor and gas cycles, fundamentals of heat conduction; numerical methods.
Prerequisites: PHYS 234, CHEM 210, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 202. Supplement - Thermodynamics and Heat Conduction

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Supplemental course allows students to continue their major courses while completing modular instruction in the fields of thermodynamics and heat conduction.
Prerequisites: PHYS 234, CHEM 210, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 211. Materials and Structures

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Classification of materials, micro-structures, and associated mechanical behavior with techniques for alterations. Mechanical design involving stresses, strengths, deflections of engineering components.
Prerequisites: CHEM 210, PHYS 234
Corequisites: MME 243 or MME 244
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 212. Supplement - Materials and Structures

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Supplemental course allows students to continue their major courses while completing modular instruction in the fields of materials and structures.
Prerequisites: CHEM 210, PHYS 234, or approval of instructor
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 221. Introduction to Mechanical Design

Credits: 1-3 View Details
Description: Integrated engineering design for students transferring into manufacturing engineering who have had most of the engineering content of a required course but lack the associated design content. Design content in the curriculum is required by EAC/ABET.
Semester Offered: DEMAND


MME 224. Engineering Design Graphics

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: The graphic language of engineering and computer-aided design. Application of engineering graphics to mechanical design using software tools. Theories and practices of computer-aided design. Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing. Projects.
Prerequisites: MATH 115 or (MATH 112 and MATH 113) or MATH 221
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 225. Supplement - Engineering Design Graphics

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Supplemental course allows students to continue their major courses while completing modular instruction in the fields of engineering graphics and/or geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
Prerequisites: MATH 115 or (MATH 112 and MATH 113) or MATH 221
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 243. Statics and Dynamics

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Principles of Newtonian mechanics, Forces, Moments, Equivalent force-couple systems, Resultants, Equilibrium, Structures, Distributed forces, Area and mass moment of inertia, Friction, Particle and rigid body kinematics, Force-mass-acceleration relations, Virtual work, Potential and Kinetic energy, Impulse and momentum.
Prerequisites: PHYS 234, MATH 222 (or concurrent)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 244. Supplement - Statics and Dynamics

Credits: 1-2 View Details
Description: Supplemental course allows students to continue their major courses while completing modular instruction in the fields of statics and/or dynamics.
Prerequisites: PHYS 234, MATH 222 (or concurrent)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 303. Fluid Flow and Convection

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Basic principles of fluid statics and dynamics, including conservation of mass, energy, and momentum. Dimensional analysis and the Buckingham PI Theorem. Bernoulli's Law and application to steady state and dynamic problems. Convection, and boundary layer problems.
Prerequisites: MME 201 or MME 202, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 333. Manufacturing Processes

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Casting, forming, cutting, sheet-metal working, processing of polymers, ceramics, and composites; computer-aided manufacturing; joining processes; processing of non-traditional machining; surface-finishing processes; elements of the competitive and integrated manufacturing environment. Theories and practice. Lab.
Prerequisites: ETS 345, MME 211 or MME 212, MME 224 or MME 225, admittance to the major
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 334. Lean Manufacturing

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Application of lean principles for continuous improvement in manufacturing. Use of lean tools for waste elimination in manufacturing. Introduction to production engineering with a lean perspective.
Prerequisites: MME 333, ETS 345
Semester Offered: Spring


MME 342. Fatigue and Machine Design

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Fatigue concepts and analysis. Design of machine elements including fasteners, power screws, welded joints, springs, rolling-elements bearings, gears, and shafts.
Prerequisites: MME 211 or MME 212, MME 224 or MME 225, MME 243 or MME 244
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 346. Mechanisms and Robotics

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Kinematics and dynamic synthesis and analysis of mechanisms by using graphical and analytical methods and engineering software tools; Invention in engineering and patenting, Analysis of open kinematic chains and introduction to robotics.
Prerequisites: MME 243 or MME 244, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 352. Measurement, Sensors and Sequential Control

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Statistical analysis of engineering measurement, Analog and digital signals, Sampling theory, Static and dynamic process sensors including temperature, strain, force, pressure and sound, Micro-controllers, I/O devices, Programmable logic controllers.
Prerequisites: MME 211 or MME 212, ECE 201 or ENGR 332, PHYS 235
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 353. Control of Dynamic Systems and Vibrations

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Dynamic system modeling in time and frequency domain, First and second order system response, Elements of vibratory systems, Lumped element and continuous vibratory systems, Open and closed loop controller design, simulation and characterization for continuous and discrete systems, PID motion control. Lab.
Prerequisites: MME 352, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 360. Engineering Economics

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Analysis of cost for manufacturing operations, tool-engineering economics, cost estimating, and cost accounting. Economic selection of equipment, economic lot sizes. Evaluating production economics and investment alternatives. Principles of Engineering Economics, effects of capital projects.
Prerequisites: ECON 205 or ECON 206
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 380. Engineering Communication

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Practice in planning, preparation, and critiquing of engineering reports and presentations. Application of Gantt charts, budgets, Mathcad, MATLAB, and/or other software to engineering projects and communication.
Prerequisites: ENGL 191
Corequisites: MME 201, MME 211, MME 243, MME 333, or MME 342
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 402. Energy Analysis and Applications

Credits: 4 View Details
Description: Power generation and conversion, HVAC, Radiation, transient heat transfer, numerical methods, refrigeration and heat pump applications, psychrometric calculations.
Prerequisites: MME 303 and (MATH 320 or MATH 321 or PHYS 346)
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


MME 404. Computational Fluid Dynamics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Fluid flow and heat transfer; Boundary conditions; Turbulence; Finite Volume and Finite Difference methods and other methods; Algorithms; Commercial software.
Prerequisites: MME 224 or MME 225, MME 303, MATH 320 or MATH 321 or PHYS 346, department permission to enroll in block 3 courses
Semester Offered: Even Fall


MME 414. Composite Materials

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Behavior, processing, and design of particulate and fiber-reinforced composite materials. Polymer, metal, and ceramic constituents. Micromechanics, single-lamina macromechanics, and lamination theory. Fatigue and fracture. New, nano, and biomaterials as structural materials.
Prerequisites: MME 342, MATH 327, and admittance to major
Semester Offered: Even Fall


MME 420. Finite Element Method

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Linear finite element methods including shape functions, stiffness matrix, trusses, beams, and isoparametric elements. Applications to stress analysis and heat transfer with comparisons to other methods. Technical elective.
Prerequisites: MME 201 or MME 202, MME 211 or MME 212, MME 224 or MME 225, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered: Odd Spring


MME 430. Metrology and Precision Manufacturing

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Theories of tolerancing, gauging, error assessment and calibration, interferometry, precision sensing, applications to the design and monitoring of precision machinery. Technical elective.
Prerequisites: MME 333, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered: Even Fall


MME 440. Solid Mechanics

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Elasticity, energy methods, torsion of noncircular cross sections, nonsymmetrical bending, thin-walled beams, curved beams, plates, fatigue and fracture, and composites.
Prerequisites: MME 342, MATH 327 or (MATH 325 and MATH 312)
Semester Offered: Odd Spring


MME 442. Dynamics II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Three dimensional kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies, gyroscopic motion, multi-body systems, Lagrange's equations.
Prerequisites: MME 346
Semester Offered: Odd Fall






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