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

  • 12308CHEME 2880  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite CS 1112 or CS 1142

  • 17633CHEME 2880  DIS 201

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CHEME 3010

Weekly presentations by visiting chemical and biomolecular engineers to describe career paths and current professions. Job overviews and day-to-day details. Lessons learned from experiences. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 10952CHEME 3010  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: Juniors in CHEME. Students must sign-up to attend the lunch reception hosted by the speaker from 1:15-2:15pm.

CHEME 3230

Fundamentals of fluid mechanics. Macroscopic and microscopic balances. Applications to problems involving viscous flow. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10953CHEME 3230  LEC 001

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  • 10954CHEME 3230  DIS 201

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CHEME 3320

Analysis and design of chemical separation processes involving phase equilibria and mass transfer. Topics include: continuous and batch processing; counter-current and co-current flow patterns; tray columns ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10955CHEME 3320  LEC 001

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  • 10956CHEME 3320  LAB 401

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CHEME 3720

Modeling and analysis of the dynamics of chemical processes, Laplace transforms, block diagrams, feedback control systems, and stability analysis. view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 10957CHEME 3720  LEC 001

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CHEME 3900

Study of chemical reaction kinetics and principles of reactor design for chemical processes. view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10958CHEME 3900  LEC 001

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  • 10959CHEME 3900  DIS 201

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CHEME 4020

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 3020

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12243CHEME 4020  LEC 001

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  • 12244CHEME 4020  LAB 402

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    • Fischbach, C

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  • 12245CHEME 4020  LAB 403

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    • Fischbach, C

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  • 12246CHEME 4020  LAB 404

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    • Fischbach, C

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CHEME 4620

Students prepare a full-scale feasibility study of a chemical process including product supply and demand forecasts, development of mass and energy balances and a process flow sheet sufficient for estimating ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 5 Credits Graded

  • 10960CHEME 4620  LEC 001

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  • 10961CHEME 4620  LAB 401

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  • 10962CHEME 4620  LAB 402

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  • 10963CHEME 4620  LAB 403

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  • 11222CHEME 4620  LAB 406

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  • 11512CHEME 4620  LAB 407

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  • 17711CHEME 4620  LAB 408

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  • 12421CHEME 4620  LAB 416

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  • 11517CHEME 4620  LAB 417

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CHEME 4630

Students prepare a stage-gate feasibility study of a chemical product including market and economic analysis, patent search, environmental, regulatory, and safety issues. Students will review historic ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 17555CHEME 4630  LEC 001

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CHEME 4700

An introduction to process control applications including representation of control loops, description of different types of measurement devices, control valve selection and sizing, process control strategies ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10966CHEME 4700  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: juniors, seniors and graduate students.

CHEME 4900

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

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10967CHEME 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Anton, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10968CHEME 4900  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Clancy, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10969CHEME 4900  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Cohen, C

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10970CHEME 4900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10971CHEME 4900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Engstrom, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10972CHEME 4900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10973CHEME 4900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Putnam, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10974CHEME 4900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10975CHEME 4900  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Koch, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10976CHEME 4900  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Escobedo, F

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10977CHEME 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Olbricht, W

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10978CHEME 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Archer, L

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10979CHEME 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Stroock, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10980CHEME 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Shuler, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10981CHEME 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Steen, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10982CHEME 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Joo, Y

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10983CHEME 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10984CHEME 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Hanrath, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11793CHEME 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12236CHEME 4900  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Lucks, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12309CHEME 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Zia, R

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12564CHEME 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Paszek, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12868CHEME 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

  • 11521CHEME 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

  • 10985CHEME 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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CHEME 5207

The discovery and development of petroleum resources and their subsequent transformation to transportation fuels. Topics include exploration and drilling techniques, reservoir engineering, conversion of ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 11758CHEME 5207  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: juniors, seniors and graduate students.

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

  • 17397CHEME 5320  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

  • 10986CHEME 5650  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • Required for students in CHEME MEng 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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  •   Combined with: MAE 4351MSE 4071

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 17429CHEME 5730  LEC 001

    • MWBard Hall 140
    • Callister, J

      Feitelberg, A

      Murtagh, M

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CHEME 5862

Examines the electrical and optical properties of materials. Topics include the mechanism of electrical conduction in metals, semiconductors and insulators; tuning of electrical properties in semiconductors, ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRD 2620MSE 2620MSE 5862

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 18393CHEME 5862  LEC 001

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  • 18394CHEME 5862  LAB 401

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    • Thompson, M

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  • 18395CHEME 5862  LAB 402

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    • Thompson, M

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  • 18396CHEME 5862  LAB 403

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    • Thompson, M

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CHEME 5880

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 5880MAE 5469

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 11223CHEME 5880  LEC 001

    • FOlin Hall 165
    • Clancy, P

      Hammer, D

      Hunter, A

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CHEME 5950

The MIB Laboratory applies methods and techniques in biotechnology to the independent project concepts developed in Biomolecular Engineering Logic and Design lecture. view course details

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11689CHEME 5950  LAB 401

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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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

  • 11653CHEME 5990  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

      Varner, J

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  • Enrollment limited to: MEng students in the Medical and Industrial Biotechnology training program.

CHEME 5999

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

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10987CHEME 5999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • Enrollment limited to: grad students.

CHEME 6610

Covers origin of air pollutants, U.S. Emission standards, dispersion equations; design of equipment for removal of particulate and gaseous pollutants formed in combustion and chemical processing. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10988CHEME 6610  LEC 001

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CHEME 6642

Analyzes the energy policies of public institutions for a range of energy resources. Reviews economic and political determinants of policy. Examines policies that affect/control: pricing mechanisms, energy ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17812CHEME 6642  LEC 001

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  • Preference given to those in the M.Eng. Energy Economics and Engineering Concentration.

CHEME 6650

Applying thermodynamic concepts to large energy systems. Future energy scenarios. Project teams tasked with simulating complex energy systems and cost-benefit analysis. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 10989CHEME 6650  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to: graduate students and seniors. Preference given to students in the M Eng Energy Economics and Engineering Concentration. Early Admit M.Eng. students must take CHEME 6640 in the Fall of their senior year.

CHEME 6661

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 covering bioenergy and biofuels. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 17688CHEME 6661  SEM 101

    • MWFOlin Hall 145
    • Mar 11 - Apr 13, 2015
    • Gerber, L

      Moore, M

      Tester, J

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CHEME 6663

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

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17706CHEME 6663  SEM 101

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    • Mar 10 - Apr 9, 2015
    • Tester, J

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CHEME 6673

Module of CHEME 6660 that examines the relationships of technology and society, and the nature and communication of technical knowledge. view course details

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  •   Combined with: ECE 5510STS 6671

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 17994CHEME 6673  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 218
    • Jan 27 - Feb 24, 2015
    • Doing, P

      Tester, J

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CHEME 6677

A review of the basic science behind, and risk assessment of, both natural and induced seismicity as it relates to various sectors of the energy industry. Among the topics covered are a) earthquake risks ... view course details

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  •   Seven Week - First.  Combined with: EAS 6677

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18110CHEME 6677  LEC 001

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CHEME 7130

Topics include microscopic and macroscopic viewpoints; connections between phenomenological chemical kinetics and molecular reaction dynamics; reaction cross sections, potential energy surfaces, and dynamics ... view course details

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  • 5 Credits Graded

  • 10990CHEME 7130  LEC 001

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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

  • 17557CHEME 7410  LEC 001

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  • Permission of instructor

CHEME 7740

Introduction to molecular simulation methods, Molecular Dynamics and Monte Carlo. Understanding options for interatomic and intermolecular modeling and appropriate representation of materials. view course details

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  •   Combined with: CHEME 7740

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18404CHEME 7740  LEC 001

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  • Enroll in 2 credits LEC only

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: CHEME 7740

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18406CHEME 7740  LEC 002

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  • 18405CHEME 7740  LAB 401

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  • Enroll in 3 credits if completing LEC & LAB

CHEME 7770

This course will cover the physical principles required for understanding the molecular basis of life and its use in biotechnologies.  Emphasis will be placed on deconstructing biological phenomena from ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12384CHEME 7770  LEC 001

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CHEME 7900

General chemical engineering seminar. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 10991CHEME 7900  SEM 101

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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

  • 10992CHEME 9999  IND 601

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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