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MEC 722

Thermal Systems Design

The design problem. Systems selection for energy-based problems. Principles of fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and heat transfer integrated in a number of design projects. Equipment selection. Use of commercial catalogs. Piping and instrumentation design for energy efficiency. Environmental impact. Commercial software. Estimating. Economics. The bid process. Inspection requirements. Lab work entails individual and group design of 3 to 4 projects. Project management techniques and creative thinking are encouraged.
Weekly Contact: Lab:2 hrs. Lecture:2 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Antirequisites

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Co-Requisites

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Custom Requisites

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Mechanical Engineering