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Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science

NAME: Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

NAME 501 (2) Advanced Ship Structures
Pressure hull design; finite element analysis applications; classification rules; ice and ice loads; dynamic loads including slamming, risk and reliability. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 502 (4) Advanced Ship Hydrodynamics
Advanced ship resistance; boundary layers; propeller design; numerical methods in hydrodynamics; advanced marine vehicles; ocean waves; cavitation; ship vibration. Includes a laboratory component involving a wave/towing tank and computational fluid dynamics project. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 522 (3) Ship Production and Industrial Engineering
Build strategy; shipyard layout and equipment; manufacturing techniques; outfitting and painting techniques; material properties; corrosion; welding; fatigue; composite materials. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 524 (3) Shipbuilding Project Management
Terminology; planning; scheduling; budgeting and cost accounting; risk management; quality control; shipbuilding applications. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 566 (3) Ship Dynamics and Control
Equations of motion; ocean wave spectrums, response amplitude operators; seakeeping; maneuvering; stability; dynamic positioning. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 578 (3) Marine Engineering
Marine propulsion systems; ship engines; shafting; ship vibrations; on-board systems (piping, HVAC, electrical); advanced propulsion systems. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
NAME 591 (4) Computer-Aided Ship Design Project
A capstone design project designed to give students experience in the preliminary design of a special purpose ship. Students work individually and in teams, using advanced design software and databases, to design a vessel according to specified criteria. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: All of MECH 487, MECH 488, NAME 522, NAME 578.
Corequisite: All of NAME 502, NAME 524.
NAME 592 (2) Shipbuilding Internship
Twelve weeks full-time with a sponsoring company or agency. Focus on either Design or Production. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: All of NAME 501, NAME 502, NAME 522, NAME 524, NAME 566, NAME 578, NAME 591.

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