ME Elective Course Descriptions
The following are course listings and course descriptions for Mechanical Engineering electives, for Spring 2024.
Instructor: Daniela Faas
Schedule: Tuesday & Thursday 10:30 - 11:45 AM
Description: Explore design thinking through a series of practical design challenges
Instructor: Erica Kemmerling
Schedule: Tuesday & Thursday 12 - 1:15 PM
Description: Explore the fundamentals of compressible flow and turbulence. Prerequisites: introductory fluid mechanics, introductory thermodynamics, multivariable calculus, ordinary differential equations.
Instructors: Mark Kachanov
Schedule: Monday & Wednesday 1:30 - 2:45 PM
Description: The course is a hands-on experience, with active participation of each student. It consists of two parts:
- Writing up a paper or project report
- Making a presentation at a conference or company