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General Engineering (ENGR)
Department of Engineering

ENGR 1043   Engineering Graphics
An introduction to engineering graphics and computer-aided graphics emphasizing solids modeling. A technical communication approach through sketching, orthographic projection, and computer aided graphics. Class 2. Lab 3.

ENGR 1311   Manufacturing Processes Lab
Lab experience in basic manufacturing processes including materials separation and materials joining processes including mechanical and thermal processes. Safety issues and the use of precision measuring devices are stressed. (Same as METC 1311. ). Class 1. Lab 3. Corequisite: ENGR 1043

ENGR 1811   Fundamentals Of Engineering Design
Introduction to engineering design concepts through (1) an introduction to engineering calculations, (2) decision-making processes including economic, safety, and ethics factors, and (3) completion of designs including written and oral reports. Class 1. Corequisites: ENGR 1043, ENGR 1311, and MATH 1903

ENGR 2122   Instrumentation And Measurements Lab
Introduction to principles of metrology, instrumentation, collection, and analysis of experimental data, including data presentation and report writing. Includes the use of test equipment for electrical, materials, and mechanical measurements including the use of basic measuring, sensing, and output devices. Class 1. Lab 3. Prerequisite: EEGR 2053.

ENGR 2313   Materials Engineering
Atomic nature of materials including atomic structure, atomic and molecular bonding, crystalline and noncrystalline structures, imperfections, and electronic properties. Basic material properties of metals, organics, and ceramics. Solutions, phase relationships, reactions, modification of properties, stability of materials in service, and composite materials. Class 3. Prerequisites: CHEM 1111, CHEM 1113, MATH 2013, and PHYS 2013. (Spring)

ENGR 3022   Engineering Project Management
Elements and processes of engineering project management including managerial aspects, organizational structures, project scheduling, engineering economics and resource allocation, and project control and evaluation. Class 2. Prerequisite: ENGR 1811.

ENGR 3423   Mechatronics
Analysis and design of control systems that contain motors, sensors, and controllers integrated with mechanical components and mechanisms. Topics include system modeling and dynamic analysis, controller design, motor analysis, and applications. Class 3. Prerequisites: EEGR 3213, MATH 2203, MEGR 2023, and PHYS 2023.

ENGR 4413   Robotics And Manufacturing Applications
This course presents the engineering theory of robotics with emphasis on the kinematic, dynamic, and control analysis of mechanical manipulators, the design of robotic systems, analysis of end-effectors, programming of industrial robots, the applications of robots in industry, and social and ethical issues of robots. Class 2. Lab 3. Prerequisites: MATH 2203 or consent of instructor, and MEGR 2023. (Spring)

ENGR 4811   Senior Engineering Seminar
This course is designed to provide a capstone review of engineering principles including technical writing and oral presentations. Class 1. (Fall)

ENGR 4940-4993   Special Topics
A one-to-three credit hour course to be utilized for seminars, special lectures or directed studies in topics which are not offered in the catalog, and as a vehicle for developing new courses. Also for individual or group research and design projects. This course may be taken more than one time when the topics are different. Class 1-3.