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

  • 12406CHEME 2880  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Paszek, M

  • 12407CHEME 2880  DIS 201

    • T
    • Paszek, M

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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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10581CHEME 3130  LEC 001

  • 10582CHEME 3130  DIS 201

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

  • 10583CHEME 3240  LEC 001

  • 10584CHEME 3240  DIS 201

CHEME 4010

Integration of mammalian cell biology with engineering modeling principles, put into the context of medical pathology and disease states. Consists of three modules: (1) cell culture techniques/receptor ... view course details

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

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10818CHEME 4010  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Wang, Y

  • Prior background in cell biology and biochemistry is recommended.

  • 10819CHEME 4010  LAB 402

    • W
    • Archer, S

      Wang, Y

  • 10820CHEME 4010  LAB 403

    • R
    • Archer, S

      Wang, Y

  • 10821CHEME 4010  LAB 404

    • F
    • Archer, S

      Wang, Y

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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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 14810CHEME 4220  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Duncan, T

  • 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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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 6 Credits Graded

  • 10588CHEME 4320  LEC 001

  • Lab day and group to be determined through instructor.

  • 11966CHEME 4320  LAB 401

    • M
    • Anton, A

  • 11967CHEME 4320  LAB 402

    • T
    • Anton, A

  • 11968CHEME 4320  LAB 403

    • W
    • Anton, A

  • 11969CHEME 4320  LAB 404

    • R
    • Anton, A

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

  • 11949CHEME 4610  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Feitelberg, A

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

CHEME 4710

An introduction into Lean base process design and operations management based on the Toyota Production System model (Lean). A deeper dive into the specific focus points of effective and clear ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17671CHEME 4710  LEC 001

  • Enrollment open to Seniors and MEng students.

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

  • 10590CHEME 4840  LEC 001

CHEME 4880

This course is offered by four Departments at Cornell, in collaboration with two Universities in China and one India. Video conferencing will be used to connect classrooms in the three countries in real ... view course details

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  • 12818CHEME 4880  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Lei, X

      Li, T

      Miller, D

      Pingali, P

      Tester, J

  • Junior, Senior, or Graduate Student Status or permission of the Instructors.

CHEME 4900

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

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10591CHEME 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Anton, A

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10822CHEME 4900  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Clancy, P

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10836CHEME 4900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10837CHEME 4900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Engstrom, J

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10838CHEME 4900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10839CHEME 4900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Putnam, D

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10840CHEME 4900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10841CHEME 4900  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Koch, D

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10842CHEME 4900  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Escobedo, F

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10843CHEME 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Olbricht, W

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10844CHEME 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Archer, L

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10845CHEME 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Stroock, A

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10846CHEME 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Shuler, M

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10847CHEME 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Steen, P

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10848CHEME 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Joo, Y

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10849CHEME 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10850CHEME 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Hanrath, T

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11510CHEME 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11828CHEME 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Zia, R

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12146CHEME 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Paszek, M

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12147CHEME 4900  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Alabi, C

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12489CHEME 4900  IND 624

    • TBA
    • You, F

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

  • 11301CHEME 4980  IND 601

    • W
    • Stroock, A

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

  • 11117CHEME 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

  • Enrollment limited to: Cheme seniors only.

CHEME 4998

Research or studies on special problems in chemical engineering for visiting international students. view course details

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  • 6-12 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12496CHEME 4998  RSC 001

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

CHEME 5200

Specifically developed for the ChemE M.Eng. program through distance learning and lectures an overview and quantitative analyses of chemical engineering principles including mass and energy balance, ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 14949CHEME 5200  DIS 201

    • W
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Joo, Y

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

  • 10887CHEME 5204  DIS 201

    • MWF
    • Oct 29 - Dec 3, 2018
    • Lomax, F

  • Module meets in the final third of the semester. The deadline to drop this class without a W is 11/15/18. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W is 12/3/18.

CHEME 5205

An introduction to many of the common fluid dynamics applications in the design and operational troubleshooting of process plants. Topics covered include flow of fluids in ducts and nozzles for ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 12495CHEME 5205  DIS 201

    • MWF
    • Aug 24 - Sep 24, 2018
    • Lomax, F

  • Module meets the first third of the semester. The deadline to drop this class without a W or change the grade option from S/U to LET or LET to S/U is 9/14/18. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or graduate level students can change to Audit is 9/24/18.

CHEME 5209

Applications of radiation and convection to industrial heat transfer equipment. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 12500CHEME 5209  DIS 201

    • MWF
    • Sep 26 - Oct 26, 2018
    • Lomax, F

  • Meets the second third of the semester. The deadline to drop this class without a W is 10/14/18. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W is 10/26/18.

CHEME 5220

A case-based approach to developing the technical and managerial concepts, tools, and insights required to successfully and holistically conceptualize a project using FEL-1 (Front End Loading) as the basis ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 12898CHEME 5220  LEC 001

    • R
    • Center, A

  • Enrollment open to Seniors and MEng students. All others require permission from the instructor.

CHEME 5320

Course develops a foundational understanding of the glassy state and nature of the glass transition. Introduces phenomenology, chemistry and structure of key oxide glass families, with an emphasis on silicate ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MSE 5320

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12868CHEME 5320  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Bocko, P

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

  • 11482CHEME 5430  LEC 001

    • TR
    • DeLisa, M

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

  • 11115CHEME 5650  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

  • 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

  • 12150CHEME 5720  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Center, A

      Quraishi, M

  • Enrollment limited to: ChemE MEng students. ChemE Seniors may enroll on a first come first serve basis - limited to one quarter of the class capacity.

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

  • 12395CHEME 5730  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Callister, J

      Murtagh, M

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

  • 12370CHEME 5870  LEC 001

    • R
    • Archer, L

      Zhang, K

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

  • 11415CHEME 5990  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

      Joo, Y

CHEME 5999

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

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11116CHEME 5999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

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 6210

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11373CHEME 6310  LEC 001

    • TR
    • Putnam, D

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

CHEME 6640

The evolution of energy use and its influence on growing the world's larger economies. Markets driven by the mechanics of supply and demand. Economics of energy resources and elements affecting pricing. ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10851CHEME 6640  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Quraishi, M

  • Preference given to students in the M.Eng. Energy Economics and Engineering Concentration (EEE), other M.Eng. programs followed by grad. Limited to seniors and above. Contact instructor (maq22@cornell.edu) to obtain permission and a pin to enroll.

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

  • 12169CHEME 6641  LEC 001

    • T
    • Quraishi, M

  • 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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  • 2-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11389CHEME 6660  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Aug 23 - Sep 5, 2018
    • Tester, J

    • TR
    • Aug 23 - Sep 25, 2018
  • Modules generally meet second third to third part of the semester most during the lecture day & time. The deadline to drop this class without a W or change the grade option from S/U to LET or LET to S/U is 9/12/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 9/25/18.

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

  • 17235CHEME 6664  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Staff

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 Stdnt Opt

  • 17237CHEME 6667  SEM 101

    • TR
    • Oct 30 - Nov 29, 2018
    • Daziano, R

CHEME 6672

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660. The infrastructure used to transmit, distribute and store chemical, electrical, and thermal energy is extensive, multiscale, and capital intensive. Coverage in this ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 18138CHEME 6672  SEM 101

    • TWR
    • Sep 26 - Oct 11, 2018
    • Anderson, C

      Moore, M

  • The deadline to drop this class without a W or change the grade option from S/U to LET or LET to S/U is 10/04/18. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 10/11/18.

CHEME 6676

Energy regulation, public interest, and the challenge of the social license are the main topics of this offering. This course will review the nature of energy regulation using the lens of government policy ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17202CHEME 6676  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Aug 23 - Oct 12, 2018
    • Moore, M

CHEME 6679

The performance, cost, and safety of energy storage technology are recognized at the Achilles' heel in our transition towards a sustainable energy portfolio. The broad integration of inherently intermitted ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18137CHEME 6679  SEM 101

    • MWF
    • Sep 26 - Oct 26, 2018
    • Hanrath, T

  • The deadline to drop this class without a W or change the grade option from S/U to LET or LET to S/U is 10/17/18. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 10/26/18.

CHEME 6800

Systems optimization modeling, computation, and applications. Includes theory and algorithms of linear, nonlinear, mixed-integer linear, mixed-integer nonlinear, and deterministic global optimization, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SYSEN 6800

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 12812CHEME 6800  LEC 001

    • TR
    • You, F

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

  • 10585CHEME 7110  LEC 001

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

  • 10586CHEME 7310  LEC 001

CHEME 7410

Discussion of current topics and research in biochemical engineering for graduate students. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 12916CHEME 7410  LEC 001

    • R
    • DeLisa, M

  • Permission of instructor.

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

  • 10587CHEME 7510  LEC 001

CHEME 7900

General chemical engineering seminar. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 10589CHEME 7900  SEM 101

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

  • 10852CHEME 7920  RSC 701

    • TR
    • Clancy, P

      Daniel, S