Aerospace Engineering Minor

 Complete 25 units from the following courses to obtain a minor in aerospace engineering.

Lower Division Requirements

EGR241 Statics

Study of forces, moments, free-body diagrams, friction, equilibrium, first and second moments of lines, centers of pressure, mass and gravity, and moments of inertia. Prerequisite: EGR 182 or MAT 245. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

EGR241-A
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 201
EGR241-D
Jung, Helen
09/03/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 201
EGR241-C
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 221
EGR241-B
Kim, Yeesock
09/03/2019 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 119
EGR241-A
van Haaster, Philip Andrew
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 204

EGR242 Strength of Materials

Introduction of stress and strain, stress transformations, analysis of stresses, strain, and deflections in axial members, beams, and torsional shafts. Analysis of pressure vessels. Prerequisites: EGR 241 and either EGR 182 or MAT 245. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

EGR242-A
Jung, Helen
09/03/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 119
EGR242-C
Bai, Jong-Wha
01/13/2020 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 305
EGR242-A
Kim, Yeesock
01/13/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 107
EGR242-B
Kim, Yeesock
01/13/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Engineering 107
EGR242-D
Kellogg, James M.
01/13/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 107

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EGR182 Intro Math Engineering Applicatn

This course will provide an overview of the salient math topics most heavily used in the core sophomore-level engineering courses. These include trigonometry, vectors, complex numbers, sinusoids and harmonic signals, systems of equations and matrices, derivatives, integrals, differential equations and Fourier series within the context of an engineering application. These concepts will be reinforced through extensive examples of their use in the core engineering curriculum. Students may only earn credit for either EGR 182 or EGR 182L. Prerequisite: EGR 181 or MAT 115. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

EGR182-D
Nalbandian, Michael J.
09/03/2019 TTh 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR182-I
Foist, Rod B.
09/03/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 230
EGR182-F
Kim, Mark Sun
09/03/2019 F 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 221
EGR182-G
Xu, Xuping
09/03/2019 TTh 11:15 AM - 12:45 PM Engineering 202
EGR182-E
Zhao, Xueyan Sarah
09/03/2019 TTh 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Engineering 230
EGR182-B
Zheng, Qing
09/03/2019 W 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 221
EGR182-C
Wood, Brian Dean
09/03/2019 TTh 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Engineering 202
EGR182-H
Xu, Xuping
09/03/2019 TTh 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR182-A
Zhao, Xueyan Sarah
09/03/2019 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 230
EGR182-C
Prosser, Paige Mckenzie
01/13/2020 TTh 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM Engineering 230
EGR182-D
Prosser, Paige Mckenzie
01/13/2020 TTh 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM Engineering 230
EGR182-A
van Haaster, Philip Andrew
01/13/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 230
EGR182-B
van Haaster, Philip Andrew
01/13/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Engineering 230

MAT245 Analytcl Geometry and Calculus I

Basic concepts of analytical geometry, limits and derivatives, differentials and rates, integration, definite and indefinite integrals, differentiation of logarithmic and exponential functions. Prerequisites: MAT 135, 145, EGR 182, or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT245-B
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center ONLN
MAT245-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/03/2019 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT245-B
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
01/13/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
06/29/2020 MTWTh 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Yeager Center B251
MAT245-B
STAFF, STAFF
09/08/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA ONLN
MAT245-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
09/08/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Mission Hall ONLN

Upper Division Mechanical Engineering Elective Requirements

Complete 6 upper division units from the following: 

EGR341 Thermodynamics

Thermodynamic properties, heat and work, first and second laws, processes, ideal and nonideal cycles. Prerequisites: CHE 115 or 130 and either PHY 203 or 214. (3 units; Fall)

EGR341-D
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2019 Th 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-A
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2019 F 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-C
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2019 M 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 204
EGR341-B
Zhou, Ziliang
09/03/2019 Th 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 204

EGR342 Fluid Mechanics

Introductory concepts of fluid motions, fluid statics, control volume forms and basic principles, and applications basic principles of fluid mechanics to problems in viscous and compressible flow. Co-Requisite: MAT 342 or 343. (3 units; Spring)

EGR342-B
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-A
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-C
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-D
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-F
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 M 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-E
Zhou, Ziliang
01/13/2020 W 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-G
Anklam, Mark R.
01/13/2020 F 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 304

EGR344 Materials and Manufctrng Process

Properties of the principal families of materials used in mechanical engineering design with an introduction to the manufacturing processes used to convert these materials into finished products. Application of statistics and probability to material properties and manufacturing. Laboratory experiments in strength of materials, property of materials, and manufacturing processes. Prerequisite: EGR 242. (4 units; Fall)

EGR344-C
Clark, Daniel Eugene
09/03/2019 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 119
EGR344-B
Clark, Daniel Eugene
09/03/2019 T 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 119
EGR344-A
Clark, Daniel Eugene
09/03/2019 T 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 119
EGR344-D
Clark, Daniel Eugene
09/03/2019 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 119

EGR346 Machine Design

The fundamentals of machine elements in mechanical design. Includes the analysis of components under static and fatigue loadings, and the analysis, properties, and selection of machine elements such as shafts, gears, belts, chains, brakes, clutches, bearings, screw drives and fasteners. Prerequisite: EGR 242. (3 units; Fall)

EGR346-A
Hekman, Keith A
09/03/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 216
EGR346-B
Hekman, Keith A
09/03/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 106

EGR443 Mechanical Vibrations

The theory and analysis of vibrating systems including single and multi-degrees of freedom, free and forced, vibrations, with and without damping. Prerequisites: EGR 343 and 382. (3 units; Fall)

EGR443-A
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 221
EGR443-B
Hekman, Keith A
01/13/2020 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 221

EGR444 Mechanical Engineering Lab

Measurement of fluid flow, heat transfer, power and other properties of mechanical equipment. Design of experiments, use of data acquisition systems, date reporting and presentation. Prerequisites: EGR 305 and 441; Co-requisite: EGR 443. (3 units; Spring)

EGR444-A
Clark, Daniel Eugene
01/13/2020 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-B
Clark, Daniel Eugene
01/13/2020 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 230
EGR444-C
Clark, Daniel Eugene
01/13/2020 Th 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 230

Upper Division Aerospace Engineering Elective Requirements

Complete 6 upper division units from the following: 

EGR446 Aerodynamics

This course will introduce students the topic of gas dynamics and concepts of lift, drag, and pitching moment. The course will also cover the topics of potential flow, mechanics of laminar and turbulent flow, boundary-layer theory, and applications to wings and turbo-machinery. Numerical analysis will also be utilized in design analysis and problem solving. (3 units; Spring)

EGR447 Mechanics of CompositeStructures

This course will introduce students to the fiber-reinforced composite materials and structures with emphasis on numerical analysis. Topics covered in this course will include composite micromechanics and failure criteria, design considerations for structures made of composite materials, and the overview of fabrication process and experimental characterization. Prerequisite: EGR 242 (3 units; Fall)

EGR447-A
Si, Xiuhua April
09/03/2019 T 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Engineering 204

EGR448 Propulsion

This course will introduce students to the topic of propulsion, stationary power production with gas turbine engines, and reciprocating engines. Air-breathing propulsion is emphasized, with a brief treatment of rocket propulsion. It also includes the application of thermodynamic and fluid-mechanical principles to analysis of performance and design with numerical methods. (3 units; As offered)

Upper Division Elective Requirements

Complete 3 upper division units from the following: 

AVN322 Aviation Safety

An introduction to the safety regulations, requirements, and environment in the U.S., including an in-depth examination of Safety Management Systems (SMS). (3 units; Spring)

AVN322-A
McKee, Michael J.
01/13/2020 M 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 116

AMG324 Aviation Security

An in-depth examination of security regulations, requirements, and environment in the U.S., including the role of the Department of Homeland Security in ensuring aviation security. (3 units; Fall)

AMG324-A
Prather, Charles Daniel
09/08/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 203

EGR335 Data Acquistn, Design and Visual

Design and implementation of computer-assisted date acquisition (DAQ) systems and computer controlled instrumentation. Designs are implemented and visualized as virtual instruments using the LabVIEW Graphical Programming Language. Prerequisite: EGR 232. (3 units; Fall)

EGR335-A
Hekman, Keith A
09/03/2019 T 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Engineering 106

EGR445 Therml Design of Heat Exchangers

This course covers the topics of classification of heat exchangers, design methods, single-phase convection correlations and two phase-correlations, pressure drop calculations, and fouling of heat exchangers. Study of various types of heat exchangers are also discussed, such as double pipe heat exchangers, shell-and-tube heat exchanger, compact heat exchangers, plate heat exchangers, condensers, and evaporators. Prerequisite: EGR 371 or 441. (3 units; As offered)

EGR445-A
Abdelmessih, Amanie N.
09/03/2019 M 5:15 PM - 8:15 PM Engineering 204

FLT328 Aircraft Systems

An in-depth study of aircraft systems, including engine, fuel, electric, hydraulic, pneumatic, flight control, and computer systems and displays. (3 units; Fall)

FLT328-A
Foster, Paul M.
09/03/2019 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 116
FLT328-A
Foster, Paul M.
09/08/2020 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Aviation Ctr Riv Airport 116

 

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