Chemical Engineering (CHEME)Engineering

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CHEME 2880

An introduction to modern biology including aspects of biochemistry and molecular and cellular biology intended for students with no significant background in this area. An emphasis on practical applications ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18625CHEME 2880  LEC 001

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  • 18626CHEME 2880  DIS 201

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CHEME 3130

Studies the first and second laws and their consequences for chemical systems. Covers thermodynamic properties of pure fluids, solids, and mixtures; phase and chemical reaction equilibrium; heat effects ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11371CHEME 3130  LEC 001

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  • 11372CHEME 3130  DIS 201

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CHEME 3240

Fundamentals of heat and mass transfer. Macroscopic and microscopic balances. Applications to problems involving conduction, convection, and diffusion. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11374CHEME 3240  LEC 001

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  • 11375CHEME 3240  DIS 201

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CHEME 4010

Genomic and proteomic thinking and tools have revolutionized the way scientists study biology and medicine. We are now beginning to understand the molecular level mechanisms that underlie normal and pathologic ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BME 3010

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11656CHEME 4010  LEC 001

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  • Prior background in cell biology and biochemistry is recommended.

  • 11657CHEME 4010  LAB 401

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    • Archer, S

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  • 11658CHEME 4010  LAB 402

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    • Archer, S

      Fischbach, C

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  • 11659CHEME 4010  LAB 403

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    • Archer, S

      Fischbach, C

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  • 11660CHEME 4010  LAB 404

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    • Archer, S

      Fischbach, C

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CHEME 4130

For seniors and M.Eng. students interested in nuclear energy. Topics are presented at the level of the course text: Lamarsh and Baratta, Introduction to Nuclear Engineering, 3rd ed. and include the fundamentals ... view course details

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  • 13003CHEME 4130  LEC 001

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CHEME 4220

Designed to provide preparation for the required Chemical Engineering Laboratory course (CHEME 4320) and its contents will vary as appropriate for meeting this goal. Experiments conducted at the ChemEng ... view course details

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  • 13770CHEME 4220  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Aug 25 - Oct 11, 2015
    • Feitelberg, A

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  • Open to CHEME Undergraduates who have completed CHEME 3230 and ChemEng Discovery Space Summer laboratory.

CHEME 4320

Laboratory experiments in fluid dynamics, heat transfer, mass transfer, separations, process control, and other unit operations fundamental to large-scale chemical processing. Data collection, analysis, ... view course details

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  • 6 Credits Graded

  • 11379CHEME 4320  LEC 001

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  • Lab day and group to be determined through instructor.

  • 13225CHEME 4320  LAB 401

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  • 13226CHEME 4320  LAB 402

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  • 13227CHEME 4320  LAB 403

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  • 13228CHEME 4320  LAB 404

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CHEME 4610

Chemical products range from specialty chemicals to electromechanical devices that perform chemical transformations. This course integrates the steps of chemical product design from brainstorming and concept ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13198CHEME 4610  LEC 001

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  • Open to CHEME graduate students and seniors who have completed: CHEME 3230, CHEME 3240, CHEME 3320 and CHEME 3900.

CHEME 4840

Principles of chemical kinetics, thermodynamics, and transport phenomena applied to microchemical and microfluidic systems. Applications in distributed chemical production, portable power, micromixing, ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11382CHEME 4840  LEC 001

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CHEME 4900

Research or studies on special problems in chemical engineering. view course details

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11383CHEME 4900  IND 601

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    • Anton, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11661CHEME 4900  IND 602

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    • Clancy, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11662CHEME 4900  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Cohen, C

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11685CHEME 4900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11686CHEME 4900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Engstrom, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11687CHEME 4900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11688CHEME 4900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Putnam, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11689CHEME 4900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11690CHEME 4900  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Koch, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11691CHEME 4900  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Escobedo, F

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11692CHEME 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Olbricht, W

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11693CHEME 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Archer, L

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11694CHEME 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Stroock, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11695CHEME 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Shuler, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11696CHEME 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Steen, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11697CHEME 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Joo, Y

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11698CHEME 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11699CHEME 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Hanrath, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12565CHEME 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12705CHEME 4900  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Lucks, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13028CHEME 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Zia, R

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13534CHEME 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Paszek, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13535CHEME 4900  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Alabi, C

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CHEME 4980

Research, design, and construct a small chemical-powered model car. Participate in team-oriented hands-on construction of a car powered with a chemical energy source that will carry a specified load a ... view course details

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  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12274CHEME 4980  IND 601

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CHEME 4990

Students attend seminars of their selection and write one-page summaries. Eligible seminars include all listings at "Colloquia and Seminars in Physics and Related Fields," which includes the weekly seminars ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 12072CHEME 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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  • Enrollment limited to: Cheme seniors only.

CHEME 5204

Introduction to devices that add or recover work from fluids such as pumps, compressors, steam turbines and gas expanders and how they are specified and selected for services in the chemical ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11739CHEME 5204  DIS 201

    • MWFOlin Hall 145
    • Nov 2 - Dec 4, 2015
    • Center, A

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  • Module meets in the final third of the term.

CHEME 5430

Discusses principles involved in using biomolecules (e.g., antibodies, enzymes, DNA) and living organisms (e.g., bacteria, yeast, tissue cultures) for engineering biological processes.  Examples will be ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12534CHEME 5430  LEC 001

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CHEME 5650

Design study and economic evaluation of a chemical processing facility, alternative methods of manufacture, raw-material preparation, food processing, waste disposal, or some other aspect of ... view course details

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  • 1-9 Credits Graded

  • 12070CHEME 5650  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

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  • Enrollment limited to: students in the M. Eng program

CHEME 5720

Case study approach introducing the typical fundamental factors driving a business venture, examines how to develop implementation strategies for the venture, and teaches the project management skills ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13553CHEME 5720  LEC 001

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CHEME 5730

This course emphasizes entrepreneurial driven technology designs (forward engineering) by integrating mechanical, chemical, and materials engineering through the understanding of early stage product development ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MAE 4351MSE 5070

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 18142CHEME 5730  LEC 001

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CHEME 5870

Energy resources, their conversion to electricity or mechanical work, and the environmental consequences of the energy cycle are discussed by faculty members from several departments in the university ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ECE 5870MAE 5459

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17902CHEME 5870  LEC 001

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CHEME 5990

Students attend seminars of their selection and write one-page summaries. Eligible seminars include all listings that are related to medical and industrial biotechnology. view course details

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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 12443CHEME 5990  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

      Joo, Y

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CHEME 5999

Nonthesis research or studies on special problems in chemical engineering. view course details

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12071CHEME 5999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

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  • Enrollment limited to: Graduate students.

CHEME 6240

Introduction to fluid mechanics in micro- and nanofabricated devices. Physicochemical hydrodynamics, electrokinetic effects, capillarity, continuum breakdown, micro- and nanofluidic applications in chemistry ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MAE 6240

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17702CHEME 6240  LEC 001

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CHEME 6310

Application of engineering design principles to problems in drug formulation and delivery. Specific topics include traditional drug formulation, mechanisms and kinetics of pharmaceutical stability, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: BME 6310

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12360CHEME 6310  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: Graduate standing and background in organic and polymer chemistry or permission of instructor.

CHEME 6640

Supply and demand for energy by sectors and regions. Operating systems and costs. Economic drivers used in simulating energy systems and consumption factors. Supply/demand projections. Interplay between ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11700CHEME 6640  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: graduate level students and early admit M. Eng. students. Early admit students prerequisite: college level economics course. Preference given to students in the M. Eng. Energy Economics and Engineering Concentration. No pre-enroll. Attend the first lecture to obtain permission and a pin from instructor to enroll in the course.

CHEME 6641

Module of CHEME 6640. Energy value and supply chain systems include oil, natural gas, coal, electricity, nuclear and renewables. Qualitative and quantitative review and analysis of end to end flow dynamics, ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 13637CHEME 6641  LEC 001

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  • Open to M.Eng. and Seniors with permission. Preference given to students in the M. Eng. Energy Economics and Engineering Concentration.

CHEME 6660

Quantitative methods of engineering and life cycle analysis for energy choices in a contemporary sustainability context. Fundamental principles of thermodynamics, transport, and reaction kinetics applied ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12411CHEME 6660  LEC 001

    • MWFOlin Hall 255
    • Aug 25 - Sep 30, 2015
    • Tester, J

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  • Modules generally meet mid-term during the lecture day & time.

CHEME 6664

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660. An overview of water and wind energy resources and technology both on and off shore. Emphasis will be placed on water power from conventional impoundment dams and ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CEE 6364

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17890CHEME 6664  SEM 101

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  • Concurrent registration with CHEME 6660

CHEME 6667

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 covering transportation energy systems. Focuses on understanding the link between transportation demand and energy consumption and on how to build a path for a conversion ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CEE 6667

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17090CHEME 6667  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 255
    • Nov 3 - Dec 1, 2015
    • Daziano, R

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  • Concurrent registration with CHEME 6660.

CHEME 6669

Earth-Energy program core course that overviews the key natural properties of earth's subsurface at depths less than 10 km. Natural mechanical properties and the means to detect subsurface properties are ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 6669

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17814CHEME 6669  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660, or permission of instructor. Enrollment limited to: seniors and graduate students or those with permission of the instructor.

CHEME 6671

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 covering nuclear energy. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17078CHEME 6671  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 255
    • Oct 1 - Oct 29, 2015
    • Hammer, D

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  • Concurrent registration with CHEME 6660. Meets during CHEME 6660 lecture meeting time.

CHEME 7110

Molecular thermodynamics of gases, lattices, and liquids, including special applications to problems in chemical engineering. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11376CHEME 7110  LEC 001

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CHEME 7310

Topics include derivation of conservation equations; conductive heat transfer; low Reynolds number fluid dynamics; lubrication theory; inviscid fluid dynamics; boundary layer theory; forced convection; ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11377CHEME 7310  LEC 001

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CHEME 7340

Micromechanics, low-Re hydrodynamics, and rheology of colloidal suspensions. Solutions of Stokes' equations, Faxén formulae, multipole expansions extend single-particle problem to pairs in arbitrary flows ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13638CHEME 7340  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment open to all graduate students.

CHEME 7510

Techniques covered include mathematical modeling, scaling, dimensional analysis, regular and singular perturbations, multiple scales, asymptotic analysis, stability analysis, linear and nonlinear ordinary ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 11378CHEME 7510  LEC 001

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CHEME 7900

General chemical engineering seminar. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 11380CHEME 7900  SEM 101

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CHEME 7920

A colloquium/discussion group series for first-year graduate students. Topics include the culture and responsibilities of graduate research and the professional community; the mechanics of conducting research ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11701CHEME 7920  RSC 701

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CHEME 9999

Thesis research for the Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering. view course details

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 11381CHEME 9999  IND 601

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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