Integrated approach to the fundamental scientific principles that are the cornerstones of engineering analysis: conservation of mass, atomic species, charge, momentum, angular momentum, energy, production of entropy expressed in the form of balance equations on carefully defined systems, and incorporating simple physical models. Emphasis is on setting up analysis problems arising in engineering. Topics: simple analytical solutions, numerical solutions of linear algebraic equations, and laboratory experiences. Provides the foundation and tools for subsequent engineering courses.
- Class Number: 20931
- 2021 Schedule: TuTh 1:00PM - 3:00PM PDT
- Online Format - Synchronous: This course is taught in real-time, and students are expected to attend virtual sessions at specific times during the week.
College level calculus and physics, AP Physics and AP Calculus or equivalent.