### ME 672 Biomedical Heat and Mass Transfer (3 0 3)

Principles of heat and mass transfer applied to biomedical systems. Heat transfer between the biomedical system and its environment. Mass transfer across cell membranes [...]

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Principles of heat and mass transfer applied to biomedical systems. Heat transfer between the biomedical system and its environment. Mass transfer across cell membranes [...]

Scaling laws and flow transport in small length scales; capillary-driven and pressure-driven flows in microchannels; electro-kinetic based microflows; magnetic based [...]

Thermodynamic analysis of engine processes. Thermodynamic simulation methods. Theory of two-stroke cycle operation and super charging. Manifold tuning. Characteristics of [...]

Theory and design of hydraulic and pneumatic control systems and components, and their applications. Pressure-flow relationships for hydraulic and pneumatic valves. Valve [...]

Discretization of the domain. Interpolation polynomials. Simplex, complex, and multiplex elements. Interpolation polynomials in terms of global and local coordinates. [...]

Basics of fuel cell engines and electrochemistry in various mobile and stationary applications. Fuel cell energy converters and their subsystems. Design and [...]

Quality of contacting interfaces. Friction of dry surfaces. Factors affecting friction and theories of friction. The interface temperature and oxide formation during [...]

Classification of fluid flow phenomena. Fundamental flow equations. Advantages and disadvantages of numerical methods. Basic steps of numerical methods. Discretization [...]

Chemical & physical process of combustion: ideal combustion, actual combustion, mass balance, energy of reaction, maximum adiabatic combustion temperature, chemical [...]

Determination of equations of motion with Newton method, energy methods (Lagrange, Kane). Lumped-mass modeling. Free and forced vibrations of linear multi-degree of freedom [...]

A brief overview and evaluation of nontraditional manufacturing processes and their comparison to traditional manufacturing processes. Classification of nontraditional [...]

An introduction to flexible manufacturing systems (FMS): definitions, characteristics and types of FMS, examples, a detailed analysis of flexibility and performance issues, [...]

Background, energy release rate; Griffith’s analysis, mathematical formulation, change in compliance and strain energy approaches, energy release rate of double cantilever [...]

Composite materials and structures used in engineering applications. Types of composite materials and basic manufacturing techniques, elastic constants of composites, damage, [...]

Robotic applications. Structural design of parallel manipulators. Mobility formulations. Transformation matrices. Kinematic analysis of serial and parallel manipulators. [...]

Screw Theory. Structural analysis of mechanisms. Structural synthesis of mechanisms. Graphical synthesis of planar and spatial mechanisms. Algebraic and [...]

Stress tensor and yield criteria. Stress-strain relation in plastic range. Plastic anisotropy and instability. Hot and cold rolling of strip materials. Extrusion, wire [...]

Tire cornering force characteristics, understeer, oversteer. Four wheel steering. Roll axis. Articulated vehicle dynamics. Passive suspensions. Bounce, pitch and roll. Road [...]

Planar and spatial mechanisms and robotic systems containing flexible links. Kinematics using rigid body and deformation coordinates. Kane’s equations. Assumed modes [...]

Fundamentals of the mechanics of continuous media. Specific topics include vector and tensor analysis; kinematics associated with finite deformation; the stress tensor; and [...]

Analysis of stress; strains and stress-strain relations; strain energy in common structural members, components of strain energy, two dimensional problems in elasticity; [...]

This course will introduce basic definitions of strain and stress tensors, derive strain deformation relationships for finite and small deformations, derive compatibility [...]

Three dimensional kinematics. Spatial rotations. Angle-axis description. Relative velocity and accelerations. Newton-Euler equations. Inertia tensor. Rigid body dynamics. [...]

Methods of description and basic equations for turbulent flows. Isotropic and homogeneous turbulence, energy spectra, and correlations. Transition theory and experimental [...]

One-dimensinal reversible and irreversible compressible fluid flow, including effects of variable area, friction, mass addition, heat addition, and normal shock; [...]

The basic equations; derivation of the continuity equation, derivation of the equation of motion of an incompressible viscous fluid. Derivation of the energy equation. Exact [...]

Radiative properties of real surfaces, view factors, radiative exchange between gray, diffuse surfaces, radiative exchange between nonideal surfaces, equation of radiative [...]

Basic principles and equations. Development of governing equations. Integral methods. Laminar forced convection in internal and external flows. Forced convection in turbulent [...]

Continuum concept. Integral and differential formulation methods. Orthogonal functions. Separation of variables for both steady and transient problems in cartesian, [...]

The first law of thermodynamics, pure substances, property relations, equations of state. The second law of thermodynamics, irreversibilities, Carnot corollarie. Entropy and [...]

Formulation of basic engineering problems. Examples of partial differential equations in mechanical engineering: the heat equation, Laplace equation, the wave equation. [...]

Fundemental principles of energy conversion processes. Development of theoretical and computational tools to analyze energy conversion processes. Introduction to modern [...]

Refrigeration and air conditioning cycles; comfort analysis, psychometric chart analysis, heat and mass transfer steady and transient processes, heating and cooling design [...]

Formation of air pollution and related definitions. Fuels, emissions and emission formation mechanisms. Environmental aspects of air pollution. Legal aspects of air [...]

The theoretical and physical aspects of lubrication: hydrostatic and hydrodynamic problems. Reynold’s differential equation for pressure distribution applied to slider [...]

Phenomena of physical, technical and biological importance in flows of gases and liquids at the microscales. Newtonian fluid mechanics. One dimensional flows in confined [...]

Fundamental concepts of the conversion of wind power to mechanical power and electricity. Design of devices to harness the wind energy. Engineering, economic and social [...]

Observed phenomena in polymeric flow systems. Techniques of viscometry and viscoelastic measurements for polymeric fluids. Rheological models. [...]

Vibrations of linear multi-degree of freedom systems with and without damping. Systems with viscous, hysteretic and Coulomb damping. Influence coefficients, potential and [...]

Theories in designing pressure vessels; analysis of circular plates; cylindrical and spherical shells; pressure vessel heads; pipe bends; and attachments. Consideration is [...]

Griffith crack theory, stress analysis of cracks, design philosophy, energy approach, stress analysis approach, crack-tip plastic zone size estimation, plane-strain fracture [...]

Thermoelasticity; reduction of thermoelastic problems to constant tempature equivalents; fundamentals of heat transfer; and elastic and inelastic stress [...]

Physical properties and mechanical behavior of polymer, metal, ceramic, cementitious, cellulosic and biological composite systems; micro- and macro-mechanics; lamination and [...]

Robot applications. Robot classification. Object location. Kinematic equations: Manipulator position and manipulator motion. Homogeneous transformations. Differential [...]

Kinematic synthesis in mechanical design. Algebraic and computational tools. The qualitative synthesis of kinematic chains. Function-generation of planar, spherical and [...]

Consideration of kinematics, constraints and Jacobians, linear and angular momentum and potential energy and conservative forces of mechanical systems. Application of [...]

Introduction to plane elasticity teory, equilibrium equations, kinematic relations, compatibilty, symmetrical bending of circular plates, beams on elastic foundations, [...]

The theory of elasticity deals with the deformations of elastic solids and has a well developed mathematical basis. This course will deal with applied engineering aspects of [...]

Coordinate systems and transformations. Euler angles. Relative angular velocity and acceleration relationships. Relative velocity and accelerations. Basics of Newtonian [...]

Physical phenomena of gas dynamics and mathematical methods and techniques needed for analysis. Dynamic and thermodynamic relations for common flow situations are described [...]

Scalar, vector and tensor analysis. Definition of continuum. Lagrangian and Eulerian description of fluid motion. Transport theorem. Kinematics of fluid motion; streamline, [...]

Fundamentals of thermal radiation, radiative properties of real surfaces, view factors, radiative exchange between gray, diffuse surfaces, radiative exchange between nonideal [...]

Basic principles and equations. Laminar flows; two-dimensional parallel flows, buoyancy driven flows, thermal boundary layers, fully developed heat transfer. Boundary layer [...]

Continuum concept. Integral and differential formulation methods. Separation of variables. Orthogonal functions. Solutions in cartesian, cylindrical and spherical [...]

Fundamentals of conduction, convection and radiation heat transfer. Practical engineering applications of heat exchangers including the design approaches by Mean Temperature [...]

This course offers extensive mechanical engineering lab experience, including measurement fundamentals, hands-on experiments, uncertainty analysis, technique comparison, and [...]

Solution of non linear equations, Newton Raphson method, improved Newton-Raphson method, secant method. Numerical solution of non-linear boundary value problems of ordinary [...]

First order differential equations. Higher order differential equations. Linear and non-linear ordinary differential equations. Series solutions of linear differential [...]