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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2016-2017.

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

  • 10913CHEME 3010  LEC 001

  • 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

  • 10914CHEME 3230  LEC 001

  • 10915CHEME 3230  DIS 201

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

  • 10916CHEME 3320  LEC 001

  • 10917CHEME 3320  LAB 401

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

  • 10918CHEME 3720  LEC 001

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 GradeNoAud

  • 10919CHEME 3900  LEC 001

  • 10920CHEME 3900  DIS 201

CHEME 4020

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 3020

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12051CHEME 4020  LEC 001

  • 12052CHEME 4020  LAB 402

  • 12053CHEME 4020  LAB 403

  • 12054CHEME 4020  LAB 404

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

  • 10921CHEME 4620  LEC 001

  • 10922CHEME 4620  LAB 401

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 10923CHEME 4620  LAB 402

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 10924CHEME 4620  LAB 403

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 10925CHEME 4620  LAB 404

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 10926CHEME 4620  LAB 405

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11165CHEME 4620  LAB 406

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11435CHEME 4620  LAB 407

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 12685CHEME 4620  LAB 408

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11436CHEME 4620  LAB 409

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11437CHEME 4620  LAB 410

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11438CHEME 4620  LAB 411

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 11439CHEME 4620  LAB 412

  • Design Project GREENGENE.

  • 13074CHEME 4620  LAB 413

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 13075CHEME 4620  LAB 414

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 13076CHEME 4620  LAB 415

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 12197CHEME 4620  LAB 416

  • Design Project SPRC.

  • 11440CHEME 4620  LAB 417

  • Design Project BLUE LAKE.

  • 11441CHEME 4620  LAB 418

  • Design Project BLUE LAKE.

  • 11442CHEME 4620  LAB 419

  • Design Project BLUE LAKE.

  • 11443CHEME 4620  LAB 420

  • Design Project BLUE LAKE.

  • 12193CHEME 4620  LAB 421

  • Design Project KHMERGAS.

  • 12194CHEME 4620  LAB 422

  • Design Project KHMERGAS.

  • 12195CHEME 4620  LAB 423

  • Design Project KHMERGAS.

  • 12196CHEME 4620  LAB 424

  • Design Project KHMERGAS.

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

  • 12672CHEME 4630  LEC 001

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

  • 10927CHEME 4700  LEC 001

  • 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

  • 10928CHEME 4900  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Anton, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10929CHEME 4900  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Clancy, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10930CHEME 4900  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Cohen, C

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  • 1-7 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10931CHEME 4900  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10932CHEME 4900  IND 605

    • TBA
    • Engstrom, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10933CHEME 4900  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10934CHEME 4900  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Putnam, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10935CHEME 4900  IND 608

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10936CHEME 4900  IND 609

    • TBA
    • Koch, D

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10937CHEME 4900  IND 610

    • TBA
    • Escobedo, F

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10938CHEME 4900  IND 611

    • TBA
    • Olbricht, W

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10939CHEME 4900  IND 612

    • TBA
    • Archer, L

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10940CHEME 4900  IND 613

    • TBA
    • Stroock, A

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10941CHEME 4900  IND 614

    • TBA
    • Shuler, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10942CHEME 4900  IND 615

    • TBA
    • Steen, P

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10943CHEME 4900  IND 616

    • TBA
    • Joo, Y

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10944CHEME 4900  IND 617

    • TBA
    • Varner, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10945CHEME 4900  IND 618

    • TBA
    • Hanrath, T

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 11658CHEME 4900  IND 619

    • TBA
    • Tester, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12044CHEME 4900  IND 620

    • TBA
    • Lucks, J

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12109CHEME 4900  IND 621

    • TBA
    • Zia, R

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12306CHEME 4900  IND 622

    • TBA
    • Paszek, M

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12511CHEME 4900  IND 623

    • TBA
    • Alabi, C

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  • 1-6 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17683CHEME 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

  • 11444CHEME 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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  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  • 10946CHEME 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Duncan, T

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

  • 11627CHEME 5207  LEC 001

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

CHEME 5500

A 'crash course' intended to teach new graduate students the fundamentals of programming and practical coding skills that will accelerate facility with computational aspects of graduate research. The course ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18469CHEME 5500  LEC 001

  • Familiarity with Differential Equations and Linear Algebra is required.

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

  • 10947CHEME 5650  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

  • Required for students in CHEME MEng program.

CHEME 5750

Exposition of design principles for components of Gas Oil Separation Facility. Hands on operation of industrial scale process simulator at Shell Robert Training Center & Conference Center in Louisiana. ... view course details

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  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 17692CHEME 5750  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Hurwitz, M

  • Completion of ChemE curriculum through junior year; CHEME 3320. Instructor recommendation required.

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

  • 12837CHEME 5862  LEC 001

  • 12838CHEME 5862  LAB 401

  • 12839CHEME 5862  LAB 402

  • 12840CHEME 5862  LAB 403

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

  • 11166CHEME 5880  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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  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  • 11551CHEME 5990  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • DeLisa, M

      Joo, Y

  • 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

  • 10948CHEME 5999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Center, A

      Joo, Y

  • Enrollment limited to: grad students.

CHEME 6400

Covers chemistry and physics of the formation and characterization of polymers; principles of fabrication. view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12886CHEME 6400  LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to: seniors and graduate students.

CHEME 6440

Dynamics of micro-and nano-particles, which contain many molecules but are small enough that molecular effects are important. Topics include the formation and growth of particles; their transport, theological ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12937CHEME 6440  LEC 001

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

  • 18047CHEME 6610  LEC 001

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

  • 12699CHEME 6642  LEC 001

  • 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

  • 10950CHEME 6650  LEC 001

  • 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  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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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18043CHEME 6661  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 255
    • Apr 11 - May 4, 2017
    • Posmanik, R

      Tester, J

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 4/28/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 5/4/17.

CHEME 6662

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 provides a comprehensive overview of solar energy conversion technologies. Major themes range from fundamental (nuts and bolts) solid-state concepts and operating ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 13028CHEME 6662  SEM 101

    • MWFOlin Hall 245
    • Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
    • Hanrath, T

      Tester, J

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 3/16/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 3/31/17.

CHEME 6666

Energy technology case study module of CHEME 6660 covering engineering analysis methods for assessment of current and future energy technologies and association with natural gas and from shale formations ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: EAS 6666

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18041CHEME 6666  SEM 101

    • MWFOlin Hall 245
    • Apr 10 - May 8, 2017
    • Evans, M

      Jordan, T

      Moore, M

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 4/26/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 5/8/17.

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

  • 18038CHEME 6667  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 255
    • Jan 31 - Feb 28, 2017
    • Daziano, R

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 2/10/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 2/28/17.

CHEME 6671

Energy technology module of CHEME 6660 will provide a description of the operation of nuclear fission power plants in their several manifestations and the fuel cycle associated with them. Their benefits ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18040CHEME 6671  SEM 101

    • TROlin Hall 255
    • Mar 2 - Mar 28, 2017
    • Hammer, D

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 3/15/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 3/28/17.

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

  • 18129CHEME 6679  SEM 101

    • MWFOlin Hall 245
    • Jan 25 - Feb 27, 2017
    • Archer, L

      Hanrath, T

      Tester, J

  • Prerequisite: CHEME 6660 or permission of instructor. 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 2/9/17. The absolute deadline to withdraw with a W or change to Audit is 2/27/17.

CHEME 7070

Course equips students to participate effectively in product design projects in any industry. Develops common tools for proposing and executing new product design, product life cycle management, business ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: MAE 7070MSE 7070

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13128CHEME 7070  LEC 001

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

  • 10951CHEME 7130  LEC 001

CHEME 7530

Topics include elements of stability and bifurcation theory; branch-following techniques; stability of discrete and continuous systems; and application to elasticity, reaction-diffusion, and hydrodynamic ... view course details

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  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16308CHEME 7530  LEC 001

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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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: CHEM 4810CHEM 5810

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12842CHEME 7740  LEC 002

  • 12841CHEME 7740  LAB 401

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

  • 12178CHEME 7770  LEC 001

CHEME 7900

General chemical engineering seminar. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 10952CHEME 7900  SEM 101

CHEME 7910

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  • 1-3 Credits Graded

  • 13121CHEME 7910  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Zia, R

  • Limited to ChemE Graduate Students

CHEME 9999

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

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  • 1-15 Credits Sat/Unsat

  • 10953CHEME 9999  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Daniel, S