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  • Creating Innovative EngineeringENGR90034

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019Quotas apply

    The aim of this subject is to give participants both practical experience in, and theoretical insights into, elements of engineering innovation. The subject is intense, challenging, experiential and requires significant self-direction. Participants will work on an innovation project sponsored by...

  • 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 ...

  • Fluid MechanicsENGR30002

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject concerns the fundamental science of fluid flow relevant to a range of engineering applications, and is essential for specialisations relating to Chemical, Civil and Environmental Engineering.   INDICATIVE CONTENT Topics covered include - Fluid statics, manometry, derivation ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Spatial AnalysisGEOM90006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS In this subject students will learn about the foundations of spatial data and their analysis. Emphasis will be placed on learning how to investigate the patterns that arise as a result of processes that may be operating in space. For example, students will learn to identify geographic cluste...

  • Advanced Solid MechanicsMCEN90029

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This course will expand on the basic principles established previously in Solid Mechanics. Methods of three-dimensional stress and strain analysis will be extended to allow the student to obtain solutions using analytical and/or numerical methods. These will include the analyses of princip...

  • Smart TransportationCVEN30011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Urban Transport systems face many challenges due to growing levels of congestion and rising levels of environmental, social and safety problems. This subject will use the systems approach as a framework for developing the key skills that need to acquired to develop and implement new transport te...

  • MPhil ResearchCVEN90038

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Construction EngineeringCVEN90058

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves students learning the integrated process between design and construction by developing a proposal for a design & build project. An objective of the project is to help students explore the close relationship between design, constructability and construction. Students...

  • Engineering Site CharacterisationCVEN90044

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSCharacterisation of sites is an important step in any engineering study or design. In order to devise a design for an engineering project a range of contextual factors need to be determined. These include intrinsic aspects of natural and anthropogenic history, such as geological context and f...

  • IE Research Project 3CVEN90056

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject provides the capstone experience for students in Infrastructure Engineering. Students will combine their expertise in interdisciplinary groups or as individuals to address real-world problems, typically in contact with industry. Project topics will be advertised well in advanc...

  • Solid MechanicsMCEN90026

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This course will build on the fundamental theories defined previously in Mechanics & Materials. Two principal theories in the determination of stress within a structure are energy methods and three-dimensional analysis. INDICATIVE CONTENT Topics covered in this course will include eng...

  • Advanced MaterialsMCEN90020

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject focuses on advanced materials and their engineering applications. Selected metallic, ceramic and polymer materials and their composites are analysed in the context of applications. When relevant, the topics will be reinforced by introducing the latest development in research.Th...

  • Port Access and NavigationCVEN90068

    Offered:Semester 1, SeptemberYear:2019

    The subject examines the management ship traffic in a Port/Harbour. The subject relies on a synergetic approach combining cutting-edge research in Maritime Engineering and strong engagement of a former ship Captain and Harbour Master. A number of industry-based applications and case-study example...

  • Fluid DynamicsMCEN90008

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject builds upon previous fluids subjects, providing students with the basic skills necessary to calculate fluid flows around bodies. Broadly speaking the subject is divided into two units; Unit 1: potential flow and Unit 2: compressible flow. These could equally be described as sub...