2.75 - PRECISION MACHINE DESIGN
Application of mechanical and electrical engineering fundamentals to the design of medical devices that address clinical needs. Topics included: design philosophy; accuracy, resolution, and repeatability; error budgeting; bearings; structural loops; linkages; power transmission systems; joints; and exact-constraint design. Modeled, designed, prototyped, and tested a perfused 3D tissue bioreactor.
2.720 - ELEMENTS OF MECHANICAL DESIGN
Advanced study of modeling, design, integration, and best practices for use of machine elements. Topics included: stress, fatigue, power transmission, bearings, error modeling, finite element modeling, thermal modeling, and machining. Modeled, designed, analyzed, fabricated, and characterized a precision desktop lathe.
2.65 - SUSTAINABLE ENGINEERING
Assessment of current and potential future energy systems. Topics included: resource extraction, conversion, and end-use technologies; nuclear energy; renewable energy; and issues with storage, transmission, and conservation. Wrote a term paper titled 'Sustainable Decentralized Power Generation from Biomass in Rural India: Barriers and Opportunities'.
2.76 - GLOBAL ENGINEERING
Combines rigorous engineering theory and user-centered product design to create technologies for developing and emerging markets. Topics included: machine design theory, bottom-up/top-down design processes, engagement of stakeholders, socioeconomic factors, and market dynamics of developing and emerging markets. Analyzed and prototyped a liquid desiccant system for dehumidification and cooling of hot, humid climates.
2.42 - GENERAL THERMODYNAMICS
General foundations of thermodynamics from an entropy point of view, entropy generation and transfer in complex systems.
15.S17 - TECHNOLOGY, DESIGN & ENTREPRENEURSHIP
MTRL 495 - Biomaterials
MECH 435 - Orthopaedic Biomechanics
MECH 436 - Injury Biomechanics
MECH 439 - Biomechanics Research
MECH 431 - Engineering Economics
MECH 463 - Mechanical Vibrations
MECH 368 - Measurement & Instrumentation
BMEG 456 - Clinical & Industrial Biomedical Engineering
APSC 450 - New Venture Design
MECH 325 - Mechanical Design I
MECH 326 - Mechanical Design II
MECH 380 - Fluid Dynamics
MECH 375 - Heat Transfer
MECH 360 - Mechanics of Materials
MECH 305 - Data Analysis
BMEG 410 - Biomedical Equipment, Physiology & Anatomy