Fall 2022

UPDATED June 14, 2022
THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL SCHEDULE.  THESE ARE THE COURSES THAT WE ANTICIPATE WILL BE OFFERED. COURSE INFORMATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND WILL BE UPDATED AS NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.

The schedule and availability of courses are subject to change. The official schedule will be announced prior to Advising Week of the previous semester in time to determine course schedules.

COURSES

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
530.603 Applied Optimal Control Prof. Marin Kobilarov MW 3:00-4:15
530.605 Mechanics of Solids and Materials Prof. Vicky Nguyen TTh 12:00-1:15
530.610 Quantitative Cell Mechanics Prof. Sean Sun TTh 10:30-11:45
530.613 Master’s Design Project I Prof. Nathan Scott TBA
530.616 Introduction to Linear Systems Theory Prof. Noah Cowan TTh 4:30-5:45
530.621 Fluid Dynamics I Prof. Tamer Zaki M 4:30-7:00 p.m.
530.624 Dynamics of Robots and Spacecraft Prof. Jin Seob Kim TTh 1:30-2:45
530.627 Intermediate Fluid Mechanics Prof. Charles Meneveau TTh 10:30-11:45
530.629 Simulation and Analysis of Ocean Wave Energy Systems Prof. David Kraemer MWF 11:00-11:50
530.641 Statistical Learning for Engineers Prof. Jin Seob Kim WF 1:30-2:45
530.642 Plasticity Prof. Jaafar El-Awady M 4:30-7:00 p.m.
530.646 Robot Devices, Kinematics, Dynamics, and Control Prof. Jin Seob Kim TTh 10:30-11:45

Labs TBA

530.647 Adaptive Systems and Control Prof. Louis Whitcomb TTh 4:30-5:45
530.655 Additive Manufacturing Prof. Kevin Hemker MW 12:00-1:15
530.669 Locomotion Mechanics: Recent Advances (graduate) Prof. Chen Li WF 1:30-2:45
530.673 Introduction to Molecular and Atomistic Modeling and Simulation Prof. Nilanjan Mitra MW 12:00-1:15
530.674 Effective and Economic Design for Biomedical Instrumentation Prof. Yun Chen Lecture – MW 4:30-5:45

Lab – Th 4:30-6:30

530.679 Modern Tools and Applications in Experimental Solid Mechanics Prof. Ryan Hurley MW 12:00-1:15
530.683 Applied Computational Modeling in Aerodynamics and Heat Transfer (graduate) Prof. Jung Hee Seo TTh 1:30-2:45
530.691 Haptic Interface Design for Human-Robot Interaction Prof. Jeremy Brown MW 3:00-4:15
530.721 Medical Robotics Systems Design Prof. Axel Krieger MW 4:30-5:45
530.761 Mathematical Methods of Engineering I Prof. Dennice Gayme MW 1:30-2:45
530.766 Numerical Methods Prof. Rajat Mittal TTh 4:30-5:45
530.777 Multiphase Flow (tentative, confirmation will be made soon) Prof. Gretar Tryggvason MW 4:30-5:45
530.800 Independent Study various sections n/a
530.801 Graduate Research various sections n/a
530.822 MSE Essay – Co-Op For “essay” MSE only n/a
530.823
(replaces 530.820 and 530.821)
MSE Graduate Research For either “all-course” MSE (limit 3 credits, 1 course) or “essay MSE” (limit 6 credits – either one semester or two 3-credit semesters) n/a
530.822 MSE Essay – Co-Op For “essay” MSE only n/a

SEMINARS

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
500.602 Seminars in Environmental Applied Fluid Mechanics (CEAFM) Prof. Joe Katz F 3:00-3:50
500.745 Seminar in Computational Sensing and Robotics Prof. Louis Whitcomb W 12:00-1:15
530.803 Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar Prof. Rajat Mittal Th 3:00-4:15
530.807 Graduate Seminar in Fluid Mechanics Prof. Joe Katz F 4:00-4:50
530.809 Mechanics and Materials Graduate Seminar Prof. Ryan Hurley F 3:00-5:00

Visit the Undergraduate Courses page for undergrad courses.

Spring 2023

THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL SCHEDULE.
THESE ARE THE COURSES THAT WE ANTICIPATE WILL BE OFFERED. COURSE INFORMATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND WILL BE UPDATED AS NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
UPDATED JUNE 27, 2022

The schedule and availability of courses are subject to change. The official schedule will be announced prior to Advising Week of the previous semester in time to determine course schedules.

COURSES

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
530.606 Mechanics of Solids and Materials II Prof. Ryan Hurley MW 1:30-2:45 p.m.
530.614 Masters Design Project II Dr. Nathan Scott TBD
530.618 Fabricatology – Advanced Materials Processing Prof. Sung Hoon Kang TTh 1:30-2:45 p.m.
530.622 Fluid Dynamics II Prof. Joe Katz MW 12:00-1:15 p.m.
530.632 Convection Dr. Jung Hee Seo TTh 1:30-2:45 p.m.
530.645 Kinematics Prof. Jin Seob Kim M 12:00-1:15 and F 3:00-4:15
530.646 Robot Devices, Kinematics, Dynamics, and Control Prof. Jin Seob Kim TTh 12:00-1:15
530.649 System Identification Prof. Noah Cowan MWF 9:00-9:50
530.663 Robot Motion Planning Prof. Jin Seob Kim MWF 4:30-5:20 pm
530.664 Energy Systems Analysis Prof. Dennice Gayme TTh 4:30-5:45 p.m.
530.669 Locomotion Mechanics: Recent Advances (graduate) Prof. Chen Li WF 1:30-2:45 p.m.
530.678 Nonlinear Control and Planning in Robotics Prof. Marin Kobilarov MW 3:00-4:15 p.m.
530.694 Scanning Electron Microscopy 101: Fundamentals of Nanocharacterization and Nanofabrication Dr. Mo-Rigen He TTh 1:30-2:45
530.707 Robot Systems Programming Prof. Simon Leonard TTh 1:30-2:45 p.m.
530.726 Hydrodynamic Stability Prof. Tamer Zaki M 4:30-7:00 p.m.
530.767 Computational Fluid Dynamics Prof. Rajat Mittal TTh 4:30-5:45 p.m.
530.800 MechE PhD Independent Study various sections n/a
530.801 MechE PhD Graduate Research various sections n/a
530.822 MSE Essay – Co-Op For “essay” MSE only n/a
530.823
(replaces 530.820 and 530.821)
MSE Graduate Research For either “all-course” MSE (limit 3 credits, 1 course) or “essay MSE” (limit 6 credits – either one semester or two 3-credit semesters) n/a

SEMINARS

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
530.803 Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar Prof. Rajat Mittal Th 3:00-4:15 p.m.
530.807 Graduate Seminar in Fluid Mechanics Prof. Joe Katz F 4:00-4:50 p.m.
530.809 Mechanics of Materials and Structures Graduate Seminar Prof. Jaafar El-Awady F 12:00-1:15
500.602 Seminars in Environmental and Applied Fluid Mechanics (CEAFM) Prof. Joe Katz F 3:00-3:50 p.m.
500.745 Seminar in Computational Sensing and Robotics Profs. Louis Whitcomb and Peter Kazanzides W 12:00-1:15

Visit the Undergraduate Courses page for undergrad courses.

Fall 2023

THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL SCHEDULE. THESE ARE THE COURSES THAT WE ANTICIPATE WILL BE OFFERED. COURSE INFORMATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND WILL BE UPDATED AS NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
UPDATED June 14, 2022

The schedule and availability of courses are subject to change. The official schedule will be announced prior to Advising Week of the previous semester in time to determine course schedules.

COURSES

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
530.603 Applied Optimal Control Prof. Marin Kobilarov MW 3:00-4:15
530.605 Mechanics of Solids and Materials I Prof. Ryan Hurley MW 9:00-10:15
NEW!

530.607

Introduction to Wind Energy Prof. Dennice Gayme TTh 12:00-1:15
530.610 Quantitative Cell Mechanics Prof. Sean Sun TTh 10:30-11:45
530.613 Master’s Design Project I Prof. Nathan Scott TBA
530.616 Introduction to Linear Systems Theory Prof. Louis Whitcomb TTh 4:30-5:45
530.619 Aerospace Structures (graduate) Dr. Thomas Dragone TTh 9:00-10:15
530.621 Fluid Dynamics I Prof. Tamer Zaki M 4:30-7:00
530.624 Dynamics of Robots and Spacecraft (graduate) Dr. Jin Seob Kim TTh 1:30-2:45
530.625 Turbulence Prof. Charles Meneveau TTh 1:30-2:45
530.641 Statistical Learning for Engineers Dr. Jin Seob Kim WF 1:30-2:45
CANCELLED 530.643 Fundamentals, Principles, and Applications of Microfluidic Systems (graduate) Prof. Soojung Claire Hur TTh 10:30-11:45
530.646 Robot Devices, Kinematics, Dynamics, and Control Dr. Jin Seob Kim Lecture – all sections – TTh 10:30-11:45

Lab sections TBA

530.656 Deformation Mechanisms Prof. Kevin Hemker MWF 9:00-9:50
530.668 Locomotion Mechanics: Fundamentals (graduate) Prof. Chen LI WF 3:00-4:15
530.674 Effective and Economic Design for Biomedical Instrumentation (graduate) Prof. Yun Chen MW 4:30-5:45
530.683 Computational Modeling in Aerodynamics and Heat Transfer (graduate) Dr. Jung Hee Seo TTh 9:00-10:15
530.691 Haptic Interface Design for Human-Robot Interaction Prof. Jeremy Brown MW 3:00-4:15
530.717 Machine Learning for Solid Mechanics and Materials Engineering Prof. Jaafar El-Awady M 4:00-6:30
NEW!

530.721

Medical Robotics Systems Design Prof. Axel Krieger MW 4:30-5:45
530.761 Mathematical Methods in Engineering Prof. Dennice Gayme MW 1:30-2:45
530.766 Numerical Methods Prof. Rajat Mittal TTh 4:30-5:45
530.800 Independent Study various sections n/a
530.801 Graduate Research various sections n/a
530.822 MSE Essay – Co-Op For “essay” MSE only n/a
530.823
(replaces 530.820 and 530.821)
MSE Graduate Research For either “all-course” MSE (limit 3 credits, 1 course) or “essay MSE” (limit 6 credits – either one semester or two 3-credit semesters) n/a

SEMINARS

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
500.602 Seminars in Environmental Applied Fluid Mechanics (CEAFM) Prof. Joe Katz F 3:00-3:50
500.745 Seminar in Computational Sensing and Robotics Prof. Louis Whitcomb W 12:00-1:15
530.803 Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar Prof. Rajat Mittal Th 3:00-4:15
530.807 Graduate Seminar in Fluid Mechanics Prof. Joe Katz F 4:00-4:50
530.809 Mechanics and Materials Graduate Seminar Prof. Ryan Hurley M 3:00-5:00

Visit the Undergraduate Courses page for undergrad courses.

Spring 2024

THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL SCHEDULE. THESE ARE THE COURSES THAT WE ANTICIPATE WILL BE OFFERED. COURSE INFORMATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AND WILL BE UPDATED AS NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
UPDATED June 14, 2022

The schedule and availability of courses are subject to change. The official schedule will be announced prior to Advising Week of the previous semester in time to determine course schedules.

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
530.604 Mechanical Properties of Materials Prof. Kevin Hemker TTh 9:00-10;15
530.606 Mechanics of Solids and Materials II Prof. Ryan Hurley MW 1:30-2:45
530.614 Master’s Design Project II Prof. Nathan Scott TBA
530.622 Fluid Dynamics II Staff M 4:30-7:00 p.m.
530.632 Convection Dr. Jung-Hee Seo TTh 1:30-2:45
530.646 Robot Devices, Kinematics, Dynamics, and Control Prof. Jin Seob Kim TTh 12:00-1:15
530.663 Robot Motion Planning Prof. Jin Seob Kim MW 4:30-5:20 p.m.

and F 1:30-2:20 p.m.

530.672 Biosensing and BioMEMS Prof. Jeff Wang and Dr. Kuangwen Hsieh TTh 10:30-11:45
530.673 Molecular/Atomistic Simulation of Materials Prof. Nilanjan Mitra MW 12:00-1:15
530.678 Nonlinear Control and Planning in Robotics Prof. Marin Kobilarov MW 3:00-4:15
530.684 Orientation Mapping in Crystalline Materials Prof. Mo-Rigen He TTh 1:30-2:45
530.707 Robot Systems Programming Dr. Simon Leonard TTh 10:30-11:45
530.712 Computational Solid Dynamics Prof. Vicky Nguyen TTh 10:30-11:45
530.767 Computational Fluid Dynamics Prof. Rajat Mittal TTh 4:30-5:45
530.800 PhD Independent Study various sections n/a
530.801 PhD Graduate Research various sections n/a
530.822 MSE Essay – Co-Op For “essay” MSE only n/a
530.823
(replaces 530.820 and 530.821)
MSE Graduate Research For either “all-course” MSE (limit 3 credits, 1 course) or “essay MSE” (limit 6 credits – either one semester or two 3-credit semesters) n/a

SEMINARS

NUMBER
TITLE
INSTRUCTOR
DAY/TIME
500.602 Seminars in Environmental Applied Fluid Mechanics (CEAFM) Prof. Joe Katz F 3:00-3:50
500.745 Seminar in Computational Sensing and Robotics Prof. Louis Whitcomb W 12:00-1:15
530.803 Mechanical Engineering Graduate Seminar Prof. Rajat Mittal Th 3:00-4:15
530.807 Graduate Seminar in Fluid Mechanics Prof. Joe Katz F 4:00-4:50
530.809 Mechanics and Materials Graduate Seminar Prof. Ryan Hurley F 12:00-1:30

Visit the Undergraduate Courses page for undergrad courses.