## ME 70: Introductory Fluids Engineering

Elements of fluid mechanics as applied to engineering problems. Equations of motion for incompressible flow. Hydrostatics. Control volume laws for mass, momentum, and energy. Bernoulli equation. Differential equations of fluid flow. Euler equations. Dimensional analysis and similarity. Internal flows. Introductory external boundary layer flows. Introductory lift and drag. ENGR14 and ME30 required.

Terms: Win, Spr
| Units: 3
| UG Reqs: GER:DB-EngrAppSci

Instructors:
Cappelli, M. (PI)
;
Tang, S. (PI)

## ME 131: Heat Transfer

The principles of heat transfer by conduction, convection, and radiation with examples from the engineering of practical devices and systems. Topics include transient and steady conduction, conduction by extended surfaces, boundary layer theory for forced and natural convection, boiling, heat exchangers, and graybody radiative exchange. Prerequisites:
ME70,
ME30 (formerly listed at
ENGR30). Recommended: intermediate calculus, ordinary differential equations.nnThis course was formerly
ME131A. Students who have already taken ME131A should not enroll in this course.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 4
| UG Reqs: GER:DB-EngrAppSci

Instructors:
Majumdar, A. (PI)

## ME 132: Intermediate Thermodynamics

A second course in engineering thermodynamics. Review of first and second laws, and the state principle. Extension of property treatment to mixtures. Chemical thermodynamics including chemical equilibrium, combustion, and understanding of chemical potential as a driving force. Elementary electrochemical thermodynamics. Coursework includes both theoretical and applied aspects. Applications include modeling and experiments of propulsion systems (turbojet) and electricity generation (PEM fuel cell). Matlab is used for quantitative modeling of complex energy systems with real properties and performance metrics. Prerequisites: ME30 required, ME70 suggested, ME131 desirable.

Terms: Aut
| Units: 4

Instructors:
Edwards, C. (PI)

## ME 133: Intermediate Fluid Mechanics

This course expands on the introduction to fluid mechanics provided by
ME70. Topics include the conservation equations and finite volume approaches to flow quantification; engineering applications of the Navier-Stokes equations for viscous fluid flows; flow instability and transition to turbulence, and basic concepts in turbulent flows, including Reynolds averaging; boundary layers, including the governing equations, the integral method, thermal transport, and boundary layer separation; fundamentals of computational fluid dynamics (CFD); basic ideas of one-dimensional compressible flows.

Terms: Spr
| Units: 3

Instructors:
Lele, S. (PI)

## ME 283: Introduction to Biomechanics and Mechanobiology

Introduction to the mechanical analysis of tissues (biomechanics), and how mechanical cues play a role in regulating tissue development, adaptation, regeneration, and aging (mechanobiology). Topics include tissue viscoelasticity, cardiovascular biomechanics, blood rheology, interstitial flow, bone mechanics, muscle contraction and mechanics, and mechanobiology of the musculoskeletal system. Undergraduates should have taken ME70 and
ME80, or equivalent courses.

Terms: Spr
| Units: 3

Instructors:
Chaudhuri, O. (PI)

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