Introduction to Mechanical Engineering Design (ME 229.3)

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ME 229 02 January 2017 Richard Retzlaff (primary instructor)
ME 229 L02 January 2017 Richard Retzlaff (primary instructor)
 
ME 229 02 January 2016 Richard Retzlaff (primary instructor)
ME 229 L02 January 2016 Richard Retzlaff (primary instructor)

Description

This group/project class guides the engineering student through a mechanical design process from problem definition through to prototype construction and validation. Lectures by the class coordinator and guest Professional Engineers include topics such as project management, literature searches, cost analysis, report writing, design ethics, safety in design, sustainability, engineering working drawings and legal responsibilities. A tutorial on 3D solid modeling is provided.

Prerequisite(s)

GE 121, GE 125 (taken), and ME 214 (taken).

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