Classes

MDP 309 Theories of Cutting and Machining of Materials

Mechanics of metal cutting – Shear plane theories in continuous chip cutting- Discontinuous chip formation theories – Tool wear and tool life – Temperatures in cutting – Roughness of machined surfaces – Economics of cutting processes – Dividing and dividing head – Gear manufacturing and measurement – Screw thread manufacturing and measurement – Cam manufacturing – Abrasive machining processes – Non conventional machining processes – Production planning.

MDP 458 Welding Engineering

Welding processes – Characteristics of welding processes – Optimum selection of welding materials- Choice of suitable welding parameters for joint design – Welding metallurgy- Metallurgical changes in ferrous and non ferrous  metals subjected to welding thermal cycle- Testing and evaluation of welded joints – welding materials evaluation – Residual stresses and warping of welded structures- Technical fundamentals and specifications adopted in welded processes

MDP 457 Foundry Engineering

Foundry planning – Moulding equipment and manipulation- Cleaning of castings- Melting furnaces and heat treatment – Inspection of castings and quality control systems- Cost estimate- use of computer in foundry.

BIOE 1000 Orientation and Introduction to Bioengineering (University of Toledo)

Semester: 
Fall

Basic units, dimensions, scientific notation - Record keeping - the role of a laboratory notebook - Darcy's law - pressure driven flow through a membrane - Poiselle's law - pressure driven flow through a tube or pipe - Hooke's Law - elasticity and stress/strain relationship - Starling's Law of the heart, windkessel elements, and conservation of mass/volume - Euler's method - first order time constants and numerical solution of differential equations in MATLAB - 

MDP 407 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory

Semester: 
Fall

Laboratory course consists of ten different experiments in the areas of: Production Engineering – Mechanics of Solids – System Dynamics and Control – Materials Engineering – Machine Design.

BIOE 3500 Bioprocessing Laboratory (University of Toledo)

Semester: 
Spring

Tour the lab, bench assignments - Sterile technique, microplate reader/spectrophotometer software demo - Aseptic technique, cell mass determination, and microscopy - Isolation of plasmid DNA, restriction digests, agarose gel electrophoresis - Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) - Bacterial transformation using electroporation and calcium heat shock - Batch growth and nutrient uptake 

MDP 310 Forming Technology

Semester: 
Spring

Flow curve determination and uses – Study of forming processes: fine blanking and contour forming, deep drawing, drawing of wires, drawing of bars and tubes, extrusion and rolling- The study includes: affecting factors, force estimation , energy required for forming, heat treatment and surface treatment of the products, engineering of the used tools, product defects and its probable causes – Forming machines – Study of: mechanical presses, hydraulic presses and hammers – The study includes: Effect of stiffness on machine performance, nominal forces and available energies, ram displace

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