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ME 466: Turbomachinery Design Application of general principles of fluid mechanics to fluid machinery design. Design principles of centrifugal and axial compressors, degree of reaction estimates, blade design, state performance calculations, axial flow turbines. Design calculations of blade stresses, disc stresses and thermal stresses. Prerequisite: ME 312, ME 337, ME 336 3 credits ME 470: Heat Exchanger Design Application of general principles of heat transfer and fluid mechanics (pressure drop) in design of heat exchangers. Different types of heat exchangers will be studied in design-oriented projects. Prerequisites: ME 336, ME 337 3 credits ME 490-499: Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering Special courses developed from student interest in all areas of mechanical engineering. Brief description of current content to be announced in schedule of classes. Prerequisite: Permission of the Chairperson of the Department. May be taken more than once. 3 credits SEECS (101, 102, 201, 202, 301, 302, 401, 402): Professional and Personal Enrichment Seminar Course description is listed in Computer & Information Science section of the catalog. 0 credit, Fall and Spring Mechanical Engineering Curriculum (Numerals in front of courses indicate credits) FRESHMAN First Semester 3 History Without Borders/LHST 111 3 College Composition/LENG 111 3 Calculus 1/MATH 140 1 Digital Computer Usage/ME 205 1 Digital Computer Lab/ME 206 1 Engr. Computer Graphics Lab/ME 208 2 First-Year Seminar/ENG 100 2 Engr Graphics/ME 207 1 Technical Communication/SPCH 110 17 SOPHOMORE First Semester 3 Calculus 3/MATH 242 3 Fund Physics 2: Fluids and Thermodynamics/PHYS 212 3 Statics/ME 201 3 Materials Science/ME 315 3 The Bible: An Intro/LTHE 201 3 Introduction to Philosophy/LPHI 131 18

Second Semester 3 Critical Analysis & Comp/LENG 112 3 Calculus 2/MATH 141 3 Fund Physics 1: Mechanics/PHYS 210 3 Chemistry/CHEM 111 1 Chemistry Lab/CHEM 112 3 Foundations of Theology/LTHE 101

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Second Semester 3 Dynamics/ME 204 3 Differential Equations/MATH 304 3 Engr. Thermodynamics/ME 312 3 Calculus 4/MATH 243 3 Fund Physics 3: Electricity and Magnetism/PHYS 214 1 Physics Lab/PHYS 218 1 Instrument and Measure Lab/ME 332 17

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