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  • High Rise StructuresCVEN90024

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject introduces students to the special requirements necessary for the successful design of high rise buildings. Elements of high rise building design considered in the subject are structural floor, framing and foundation systems, wind loading including wind tunnel testing and earthqu...

  • Integrated Design - InfrastructureCVEN90059

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves a major design project that concentrates on preparing a design proposal for a larger spatial scale infrastructure system such as a suburban precinct, a transport system for a small city, or a precinct level water and renewable energy supply system. The preparation of a ...

  • Metocean EngineeringCVEN90066

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    The subject examines in-depth the observation, analysis and prediction of wind-generated waves in the open ocean, in shelf seas, and in coastal regions. It also provides an introduction to wave and hydrodynamics modelling as a support for engineering applications. It provides a multi-disciplinary...

  • Structural Theory and DesignCVEN30009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject introduces the basic methods of structural analysis and the design of simple structures which are built of reinforced concrete, steel, timber and masonry. A feature of this subject is the integration of the design and analytical skills in dealing with contemporary structures that...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Aerospace Dynamics and ControlMCEN90045

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject introduces performance, stability and control of a range of aerospace vehicles. It will cover the modelling of aerospace physical systems as ordinary differential equations, and then introduce mathematical techniques to analyse and control their behaviour.  The topics covered in thi...

  • Biomed Eng Capstone Proj Part 1BMEN90031

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves undertaking a major research or advanced innovative design project requiring an independent investigation and the preparation of reports on an approved topic. Students will present their findings in a conference presentation format, held at the end of the project cycle...

  • Biomedical Engineering ManagementBMEN90019

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject covers key aspects of engineering management to help students prepare for working in the biomedical engineering industry. INDICATIVE CONTENT Topics include: The engineer and professional practice, the functions of professional societies; systems engineering and management proces...

  • Anatomy and Physiology for EngineersBMEN90028

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS: This subject introduces engineering students to human anatomy and physiology, with direct application of the knowledge to considerations for designing and manufacturing medical devices and equipment to assist in overcoming physical disabilities. INDICATIVE CONTENT: Topics include: Anatomica...

  • Computational BiomechanicsBMEN90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS and INDICATIVE CONTENT In this subject students should gain an understanding of the structure and function of the skeletal, muscular, and sensory systems of the human body. Students should also be able to formulate simple, integrative models of the human neuromusculoskeletal system; and to u...