THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT


Course Catalogue

by by Adam Wyron

illustration by by Diane Zhou

 

 

ENGN1210-S01 Biomechanics

Foundations.

Diffusion and convection.

Material properties of bone and muscle. Cardiac mechanics.

Circulation: steady and unsteady flow,

compliant tubes.

Macro- and microrheology of blood.

Thrombosis and hemostasis.

Respiration and ventilation.

Convective transport of solutes.

Thermal response and control.

Locomotion,

swimming,

and flight.

 

 

ENGN1710-S01 Heat and Mass

Radiant heat transfer:

Kirchhoff’s Law and

the perfect emitter,

radiation intensity and surface emissive power,

real     surface     radiation;

view factors for black (and gray) surfaces.

Convective heat transfer: laminar and turbulent flow

heat transfer.

Mass transfer.

 

 

ENGN1360-S01 Soil Mechanics and Principles of Foundation

Classification

and identification of

geological materials; mechanical

and physical properties and methods of testing.

Elements of the analysis of stress

and strain

in rock and soil masses;

theories of failure, theory of seepage.

 

Problems of building foundations; consolidation

and settlement;

stability of earth slopes

and embankments.

Heat conduction:

steady and unsteady heat conduction equation

with

heat generation in two and three dimensions;

numerical solutions.