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  • Mechatronics Capstone ProjectMCEN90040

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    The subject involves undertaking a substantial project conducted in a small group (typically 2-3 students) requiring an independent investigation on an approved topic in advanced engineering design or research. Students will present their findings in a conference podium presentation format, held ...

  • Design for ManufactureMCEN90012

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject aims to equip students with the skills to undertake abstract and concrete design tasks at an intermediate level, taking into account the wider engineering environment and the ability to select suitable manufacturing processes to realise their designs. As a result, students will...

  • Process Equipment DesignCHEN90012

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Application to the design of chemical equipment. Design of fluid storage and transfer equipment; pressure and non-pressure vessels, pumps and compressors, nozzles, piping, valves. Design of other operational units commonly used in chemical plants; heat exchangers, solid handling devices, fl...

  • Chemical Engineering Minor Research ProjCHEN90026

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous pla...

  • Safety and Sustainability Case StudiesCHEN30015

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject provides an introduction to process work in process engineering, focusing specifically on process safety and sustainability. Material taught in other chemical engineering subjects will be reinforced via a series of assignments in which ill-defined and open-ended process engineering p...

  • Transport ProcessesCHEN20009

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject covers fundamental concepts of diffusion and conservation within momentum, heat and mass transport. Use of these concepts is integral to the profession of Chemical Engineering. For example, heat exchangers are used throughout Chemical Engineering processes to transfer thermal e...

  • Reactor EngineeringCHEN30001

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces students to aspects of reactor system design. Chemical reactors are at the heart of any major chemical process design. Chemical reaction engineering is concerned with the exploitation of chemical reactions on a commercial scale. Chemical reaction engineering aims at ...

  • Biotransport ProcessesBMEN30007

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces transport processes in biomedical systems, complementing and reinforcing material learned in related biology subjects. Students will be introduced to the process of developing engineering models and simple conceptual designs in the context of biological systems. The ...

  • Integrated Design - CivilCVEN90060

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves a major design project that concentrates on conducting a more detailed design of a piece of civil infrastructure such as railway station, airport, school, sports stadium, shopping centre, etc. The design would have scope for structural solutions, site works, innovative...

  • Dredging EngineeringCVEN90069

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Dredging is an excavation activity carried out underwater for keeping waterways navigable, beach nourishment and land reclamation. The subject examines Dredging Engineering Fundamentals such as dredging techniques, disposal of dredge material, basic dredge laws, sediment re-suspension and environ...

  • Extreme Loading of StructuresCVEN90026

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject is aimed at teaching the scientific principles associated with extreme events including that of earthquakes, impact, blast and cyclonic wind and their effects on a structure. Students will also be trained to make effective use of state-of-the-art techniques in quantifying the eff...

  • Geotechnical EngineeringCVEN90050

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSSoil and rock are among the most important civil engineering materials. They form the foundations of all structures, can be rearranged to provide a topography to suit particular needs like embankments for road and railways, can form a structure in its own right when used for levee banks or da...

  • Tissue Engineering & Stem CellsBMEN90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Students studying Tissue Engineering and Stem Cells will become familiar with the history, scope and potential of tissue engineering, and the potential role of stem cells in this field. This subject will address the use of biomaterials in tissue engineering; major scaffold materials and fab...

  • Neural Information ProcessingBMEN90002

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces students to the basic mechanisms of information processing and learning in the brain and nervous system. The subject builds upon signals and systems modelling approaches to demonstrate the application of mathematical and computation modelling to understanding and sim...

  • Advanced ImagingGEOM90038

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS To introduce students to advanced and esoteric imaging technologies and the methods for extracting quantitative information from multi-source imagery. This subject builds on the knowledge of subjects such as imaging the environment, by considering multi-source images of the target to provid...

  • MPhil ResearchGEOM90026

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Spatial Information Research Project DGEOM90031

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS The Spatial Information Research Project is the capstone experience of a postgraduate course, requiring integrating knowledge and expertise gained from all previous coursework and applying it to an individual challenging research problem under academic supervision. Reflecting the interdisci...

  • Geographic Information SystemsGEOM90044

    Offered:Summer TermYear:2019

    This course will introduce the concept of a GIS as a problem solving technology within the geosciences, and through hands-on practical classes and lectures will provide the basic hands-on skills needed to design and implement a GIS project. Specific topics will include map projections and georefe...

  • Soft Matter EngineeringBMEN90012

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS Introduction to soft condensed matter: a range of applications and products including foods, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, ceramics, suspensions, minerals and detergents. The course covers the fundamental structure-function and material properties of these complex systems. INDICATIVE CONTENT...

  • Foundations of Spatial InformationGEOM90008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This is an introductory subject to Geograhpic Information Systems (GIS) and Geographic Information Science, both practically and theoretically, at postgraduate level. Spatial information is ubiquitous in decision making. Be it in urban planning, in traffic or disaster management, in way-fin...