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  • Industry ProjectCHEN90028

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, JulyYear:2019

    AIMS Candidates will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project within a suitable industry partner that could involve critical analysis of a topic, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Engineering Risk AnalysisCVEN30008

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject will focus on how risk analysis and management principles and techniques can be applied to engineering projects. The subject introduces a range of risk analysis techniques, which are put in the context of engineering projects and analysed using the framework of the risk standard ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Advanced ThermodynamicsMCEN90019

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject is an introduction to combustion theory and applications. In the first part we discuss combustion fundamentals, including thermodynamics, chemical kinetics, conservation equations, and application of these principles to solve simple flames and reacting flows. In the second part...

  • Systems Modelling and AnalysisMCEN30020

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will cover the modelling of a range of physical systems across multiple domains as ordinary differential equations, and then introduce the mathematical techniques to analyse their open loop behaviour. Topics include: Development of low order models of a range of electrical, thermal...

  • ThermodynamicsMCEN90015

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS There are 2 related, major topics of study in this subject. Each of these topics will analyse aspects of important thermodynamic devices and will then be integrated to analyse their combined effects in selected devices: Cycle analysis: gas turbines, refrigeration and steam cyclesHeat trans...

  • DynamicsMCEN90038

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    This subject continues from Engineering Mechanics to deepen the understanding of (momentum-based) Newtonian Mechanics. It focuses on the study of the motion of rigid bodies in 3D space in kinematics, kinetics and finally the Newton Euler approach of obtaining the equation of motion as well as col...

  • PhD ResearchMCEN80001

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Capstone ProjectMCEN90022

    Offered:Year LongYear:2019

    AIMS The subject involves undertaking a substantial project requiring an independent investigation on an approved topic in advanced engineering design or research. Students will present their findings in both professional exhibition and conference podium presentation formats. The emphasis of th...

  • Aerospace PropulsionMCEN90047

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject will cover the aerodynamics and thermodynamics of aircraft gas turbines and rockets and provide the tools to design and evaluate the performance of jet engines. Topics include: Understanding the requirements and background of jet engines, in particular how the requirements translat...