CHEME 4611

CHEME 4611

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

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 selection through design and manufacturing. Students will be taught and practice using the basic tools and principles of chemical product design, including TRIZ, house of quality, robust design, design for manufacturability, and FMEA. Other topics include multi-generational product planning, sustainability and life cycle analysis, basic economic evaluations, risk management, an introduction to entrepreneurship and new business development, as well as intellectual property and freedom-to-operate assessments. Course concepts will also be illustrated with case studies drawn from industry.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: CHEME 3230, CHEME 3240, CHEME 3320 and CHEME 3900 or equivalent.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: CHEME 4610

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17856 CHEME 4611   LEC 001