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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10969CHEME 2880  LEC 001

  • 10970CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  9364CHEME 3130  LEC 001

  •  9365CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  9366CHEME 3240  LEC 001

  •  9367CHEME 3240  DIS 201

CHEME 4130

For description, see CHEME 4130. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  • 18667CHEME 4130  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 6 Credits Graded

  •  9371CHEME 4320  LEC 001

  • Lab day and group to be determined through instructor.

  • 10571CHEME 4320  LAB 401

    • M
    • Anton, A

  • 10572CHEME 4320  LAB 402

    • T
    • Anton, A

  • 10573CHEME 4320  LAB 403

    • W
    • Anton, A

  • 10574CHEME 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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10555CHEME 4610  LEC 001

  • Open to CHEME MEng 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11425CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18463CHEME 4840  LEC 001

CHEME 4880

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: AEM 4880ANSC 4880FDSC 4880

  • 3-4 Credits Graded

  • 11215CHEME 4880  LEC 001

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Lei, X

      Li, T

      Miller, D

      Pingali, P

      Tester, J

  • Enrollment limited to: 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9373CHEME 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Anton, A

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9586CHEME 4900  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Vaeth, K

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 11808CHEME 4900  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Li, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9597CHEME 4900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9598CHEME 4900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Engstrom, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9599CHEME 4900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9600CHEME 4900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Putnam, D

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9601CHEME 4900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9602CHEME 4900  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Koch, D

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9603CHEME 4900  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Escobedo, F

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9604CHEME 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Olbricht, W

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9605CHEME 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Archer, L

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9606CHEME 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Stroock, A

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: From Self to Social Awareness

  •  9607CHEME 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9608CHEME 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Steen, P

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9609CHEME 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Joo, Y

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9610CHEME 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  •  9611CHEME 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Hanrath, T

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 10165CHEME 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 11462CHEME 4900  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Abbott, N

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 11463CHEME 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Yang, R

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 10734CHEME 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Paszek, M

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 10735CHEME 4900  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Alabi, C

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 11040CHEME 4900  IND 624

    • TBA
    • You, F

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Research Project

  • 11831CHEME 4900  IND 625

    • TBA
    • Clancy, P

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 3-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16052CHEME 4980  IND 601

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  9853CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 6-12 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11045CHEME 4998  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

CHEME 5010

Course will cover a number of professional development topics. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 11490CHEME 5010  LEC 001

    • RTo Be Assigned
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

      Vaeth, K

      Woltornist, A

  • M.Eng. standing only. Required for all ChemE M.Eng. students.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 13737CHEME 5200  DIS 201

    • WTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 27 - Oct 20, 2020
    • Joo, Y

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 11263CHEME 5220  LEC 001

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MSE 5320

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 11248CHEME 5320  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10157CHEME 5430  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Graded

  •  9851CHEME 5650  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: MAE 4351MSE 5070

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 10961CHEME 5730  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: ECE 5870MAE 5459

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 10939CHEME 5870  LEC 001

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 10106CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9852CHEME 5999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11521CHEME 5999  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BME 6210

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10072CHEME 6310  LEC 001

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

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10083CHEME 6660  LEC 001

    • MTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 15 - Oct 15, 2020
    • Tester, J

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 15 - Oct 15, 2020
    • Tester, J

    • WFTo Be Assigned
    • Sep 15 - Oct 15, 2020
    • Tester, J

  • Modules generally meet second third to third part of the semester most are during the lecture day & time. To add or drop this class follow the first seven week session deadlines.

CHEME 6661

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660  will introduce students to issues and challenges in utilizing biomass feedstocks to produce bioenergy, biofuels and/or other products. The focus will be on converting ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17592CHEME 6661  SEM 001

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Oct 26 - Nov 23, 2020
    • Tester, J

  • To add or drop this class follow the second seven week session deadlines.

CHEME 6670

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 covering fossil fuels. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17594CHEME 6670  SEM 101

    • MWFTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 31 - Sep 14, 2020
    • Tester, J

      Weill, M

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Aug 31 - Sep 14, 2020
    • Tester, J

      Weill, M

  • To add or drop this class follow the first seven week session deadlines.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 11452CHEME 6679  SEM 101

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Oct 22 - Nov 24, 2020
    • Archer, L

      Hanrath, T

  • To add or drop this class follow the second seven week session deadlines.

CHEME 6681

Capstone energy analysis project covering a topic of interest. Relevant background information will be provided in CHEME 6660 Analysis of Sustainable Energy Systems course lectures as well as from the ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 11805CHEME 6681  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Nov 30 - Dec 8, 2020
    • Tester, J

  • To add or drop this class follow the second seven week session deadlines.

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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: SYSEN 6800

  • 4 Credits GradeNoAud

  • 11212CHEME 6800  LEC 001

    • MW
    • You, F

  • SysEn 6800 is limited to PhD students.

CHEME 7110

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  9368CHEME 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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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  9369CHEME 7310  LEC 001

CHEME 7410

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

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 11274CHEME 7410  LEC 001

  • 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9370CHEME 7510  LEC 001

CHEME 7900

General chemical engineering seminar. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  •  9372CHEME 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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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  9612CHEME 7920  RSC 701

    • TR
    • Hanrath, T