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Materials Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science

MANU: Manufacturing Engineering

MANU 230 (3) Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory
Theory, operational constraints, and problem solving in traditional manufacturing processes. Casting, heat treatment, bulk deformation (i.e. rolling, extrusion, drawing), machining, joining, and shaping of composites. Experiments in process and product characterization. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [1-2*-0; 1-2*-0]
MANU 261 (3) Thermodynamics
Thermodynamic system and properties, thermodynamic processes; work and heat interactions. Conservation of energy and First Law, internal energy and enthalpy, the Second Law and entropy, application to manufacturing processes. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
Prerequisite: All of MATH 101, MATH 152, PHYS 158.
Corequisite: MATH 255.
MANU 265 (3) Machine Dynamics
Classifications of mechanisms, velocity, acceleration and force analysis, graphical and computer-oriented vector and matrix methods, balancing, flywheels, gears, gear trains, cams. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
Prerequisite: All of MATH 101, MATH 152, PHYS 158, PHYS 170.
Corequisite: MATH 255.
MANU 270 (3) Production Systems Management I
Impact of operations in increasing productivity and reducing waste. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
MANU 330 (6) Manufacturing Engineering Project I
Project-based, multi-step manufacturing engineering design and problem solving. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [1-4-0; 1-4-0]
Prerequisite: MANU 230.
MANU 370 (3) Production Systems Management II
Functional area of production and operations management. Decision-making, capacity planning, aggregate planning, inventory management, distribution planning, materials requirements planning and quality control. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
Prerequisite: MANU 270.
MANU 378 (3) Engineering Materials II
Materials selection for different design criteria; importance of shape and processing variables; computer software in selection. Credit will be granted for only one of MTRL 280 or MANU 378. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-0-3]
Prerequisite: APSC 278.
MANU 380 (3) Manufacturing Processes I
Correlation between material properties and processibility for practical engineering manufacturing routes. Calculations and design. Application of heat/mass/fluid transport, mechanics and thermodynamics to manufacturing processes. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-0-3]
Prerequisite: All of APSC 278, APSC 279, MANU 261 and one of MECH 280, MTRL 263.
MANU 386 (3) Industrial Automation
Principle components of manufacturing automation, modeling of sensors-actuators and control systems, robotic programming, programmable logical control (PLC) systems and development of PLC ladder diagrams. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-2-1]
Prerequisite: All of MANU 265, MATH 255.
Corequisite: MANU 330.
MANU 399 (1-6) d Special Topics in Manufacturing Engineering
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. Prerequisite: Third-year standing.
MANU 430 (6) Manufacturing Design Capstone Project
Project-based, multi-step, multi-part Capstone design project involving manufacturing engineering design methods, problem solving. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [1-4-0; 1-4-0]
Prerequisite: MANU 230.
MANU 455 (3) Factory Planning
Resources planning, layout and logistics. Modular production and cyber-physical manufacturing systems in laboratory scale, virtual manufacturing and factory automation. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-2-0]
MANU 480 (3) Manufacturing Processes II
Numerical modeling of manufacturing processes, linkage between material, process, properties and product geometry, heat/mass transport, thermodynamics and design principles applied to practical engineering processes. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-0-3]
Prerequisite: All of MANU 380, MECH 491, MECH 462.
MANU 481 (3) Manufacturing Processes III
Integrating concepts of primary (casting), secondary (deformation), and tertiary (machining and surface treatment) processes and economic and environmental assessment. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-0-3]
Prerequisite: MANU 480.
MANU 485 (3) Metal Cutting and Machine Tool Vibrations
Metal cutting and grinding mechanics; prediction of force-torque-power in turning, drilling, milling and grinding operations. Machine tool vibrations, forced and self-excited vibrations in machining, experimental modal testing of machine tools, chatter, and stability. Credit will be granted for only one of MANU 485 or MECH 592. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-2-0]
MANU 487 (3) Machine and Part Metrology
Laser interferometer measurement of volumetric accuracy; error mapping, modeling and compensation of errors, rotation metrology, spindle accuracy. Part dimension and surface metrology. Metrology instruments: Coordinate measurement machine, surface profile meter, laser interferometer and ball bar. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-2-0]
Prerequisite: All of MANU 265, MATH 255, MECH 368.
Corequisite: MANU 430.
MANU 499 (1-6) d Special Topics in Manufacturing Engineering
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [2-2-0]
Prerequisite: Fourth-year standing

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