Chemical Engineering Minor

Complete 32 units from the following courses to obtain a minor in chemical engineering:

Program Enrollment and Degree Data

Lower Division Requirements

CHE115 General Chemistry I

A study of inorganic chemical systems including properties of atoms, molecules and ions, composition of matter, solutions, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, gas laws, electronic structure of elements, chemical bonding and molecular geometry. Course content is presented at a level required for Chemistry and related science majors. Lecture: 3 units. Prerequisite: CHE 102 or high school chemistry. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

CHE115-M
Schacht, Patrick C.
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
CHE115-I
Schacht, Patrick C.
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS 123
CHE115-A
Suzuki, Satoru
08/24/2020 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 123
CHE115-E
Suzuki, Satoru
08/24/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM BUS 125
CHE115-A
Tsai, Jones
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 203
CHE115-B
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 123

CHE115L General Chemistry I Lab

A laboratory experience designed to illustrate and reinforce topics covered in General Chemistry I and introduce students to laboratory practices, experiments and equipment that are foundational to the study of Chemistry. Additional lab fee. Pre- or Co- Requisite: CHE 115. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

CHE115L-L
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 F 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-A
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 236
CHE115L-D
Haynes, Stacy E.
08/24/2020 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-E
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE115L-H
Haynes, Stacy E.
08/24/2020 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-B
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-F
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-I
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-K
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-J
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-C
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-G
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-M
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 Th 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-N
Ketenbrink, Brittany
08/24/2020 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE115L-A
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-B
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-C
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-D
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-E
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-F
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 235
CHE115L-G
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE115L-H
Ketenbrink, Brittany
01/11/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 235

CHE125 General Chemistry II

A continuation of CHE 115 - General Chemistry I including the study of inorganic chemical systems including liquids and solids, solutions, colloids, kinetics, equilibria, acid-base chemistry, thermodynamics, electrochemistry, and nuclear chemistry. Course content is presented at a level required for Chemistry and related science majors. Lecture (3 units). Prerequisite: CHE 115 and 115L. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

CHE125-A
Tsai, Jones
05/11/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM Yeager Center B222
CHE125-A
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B259
CHE125-A
Hu, Ying
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
CHE125-C
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall 124
CHE125-B
Schacht, Patrick C.
01/11/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 123

CHE125L General Chemistry II Lab

A laboratory experience designed to illustrate and reinforce topics covered in CHE 125 - General Chemistry II and continue to introduce students to laboratory practices, experiments, and equipment that are foundational to the study of Chemistry. Additional lab fee. Prerequisite: CHE 115L. Pre- or Co- Requisite: CHE 125. (1 unit; Fall/Spring/Summer)

CHE125L-A
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 F 1:15 PM - 4:00 PM James Complex 235
CHE125L-B
Hu, Ying
08/24/2020 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 235
CHE125L-G
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-H
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-I
Suzuki, Satoru
01/11/2021 F 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-J
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 F 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-B
Hu, Ying
01/11/2021 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-C
Schacht, Patrick C.
01/11/2021 T 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex 236
CHE125L-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-E
Schacht, Patrick C.
01/11/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236
CHE125L-F
Schacht, Patrick C.
01/11/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM James Complex 236

EGR271 Bsc PrncplsAndClcltns ChemEngr I

An introduction to concepts used in chemical engineering calculations including chemical process variables and conservation principles of mass applied to various chemical systems. Prerequisite: MAT 245; Co-requisites: CHE 115 and 115L. (2 units; Fall)

EGR271-A
Anklam, Mark R.
08/24/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Engineering 304

EGR272 Bsc PrncplsAndClcltns ChemEngrII

A continuation of EGR 271 including conservation principles of energy applied to various chemical systems and the application of basic thermodynamic principles. Prerequisite: EGR 271; Co-Requisites: CHE 125 and 125L. (2 units; Spring)

EGR272-A
Anklam, Mark R.
01/11/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 305

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-A
Sill, Michael R.
05/04/2020 - Online
MAT245-B
Willett, Robert James
06/29/2020 - Online
MAT245-B
Willett, Robert James
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT245-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
08/24/2020 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT245-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/11/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA ONLN
MAT245-A
Willett, Robert James
01/11/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS ONLN
MAT245-B
Willett, Robert James
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS ONLN

MAT255 Anlytcl Geometry and Calculus II

Continued study and applications of integration: volumes, lengths, surface of revolution; derivatives and integrals involving trigonometric functions, infinite series, expansion of functions, hyperbolic functions, law of the mean, partial fractions, polar coordinates, and conic sections. Prerequisite: MAT 245. (4 units; Fall/Spring)

MAT255-A
Sill, Michael R.
06/29/2020 - Online
MAT255-A
Willett, Robert James
08/24/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT255-B
Willett, Robert James
08/24/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Mission Hall ONLN
MAT255-B
Willett, Robert James
01/11/2021 T 7:45 AM - 8:30 AM TBA ONLN
MAT255-A
Sill, Michael R.
01/11/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA ONLN
MAT255-C
Sill, Michael R.
01/11/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM TBA ONLN

Upper Division Requirements

MAT342 FdmtlMltvrblCalcAndDfrntlEq-Engr

Students will learn basic concepts of Linear Algebra and multivariable calculus in the context of differential equations. Analytic and numerical methods of solving ordinary differential equations will be discussed. Furthermore, students will be briefly introduced to the qualitative theory of ordinary differential equations. Separation of Variables will be discussed as a method for solving partial differential equations as well as some other methods. Problems discussed in class will have applications in engineering, physics, biology, and chemistry. Prerequisites: MAT 255 and Pre-Chemical Engineering or Chemical Engineering major. (3 units; Spring)

MAT342-A
Cordero, Ricardo J.
01/11/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM TBA

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-A
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-B
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 F 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-C
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 T 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-D
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 M 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 202
EGR342-E
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 W 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-F
Zhou, Ziliang
01/11/2021 M 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Engineering 202
EGR342-G
Anklam, Mark R.
01/11/2021 F 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 304

EGR371 Heat and Mass Transport

Study of fundamental heat and mass transfer principles including conduction, forced and free convection (including the application of boundary layer concepts), radiation, and diffusion. It will include the analysis and computation of heat transfer, mass transfer, temperature, and concentration profiles in systems with simple geometries. Estimation and use of local and overall heat and mass transfer coefficients will be covered. Prerequisites: EGR 272, 342, and MAT 342 (3 units; Fall)

EGR371-A
Oyanader, Mario A.
08/24/2020 F 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Engineering 304

Complete three (3) units from the following: 

EGR473 Chemical Reaction Engineering

The course covers reaction kinetics, differential and integral data analysis, batch, mixed, and plug flow reactors, systems with multiple reactions, reactor cascades, temperature and energy effects, and catalysis. Prerequisites: CHE 415 and EGR 371. (3 units; Fall)

EGR473-A
Anklam, Mark R.
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Engineering 304

EGR474 Chemical Process Control

Control theory and practice, instrumentation, system responses, transfer functions, feed-back control, and stability as applied to chemical engineering processes. Prerequisites: EGR 272 and MAT 342. (3 units; Spring)

EGR474-A
Oyanader, Mario A.
01/11/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Engineering 304