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  • Chemical Process AnalysisCHEN20011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces students to important chemical engineering processes both on the large plant-wide scale and at the single unit operation scale. Students learn how to read process flow diagrams and process and instrumentation diagrams. Process measurement and instrumentation is also ...

  • Chemical Engineering Minor ThesisCHEN90030

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

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals a high level investigative research 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 planning and schedul...

  • Bioenvironmental EngineeringCHEN90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This is a specialised elective subject covering a range of environmental and waste treatment topics of key importance to society and of relevance to most chemical engineering industries. The subject builds on core chemical engineering knowledge and is complementary to the material presented...

  • Chemical Engineering ManagementCHEN90020

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS For long term sustainability, a company must focus on its Triple Bottom Line (Financial performance, Environmental performance and Sociological performance). This subject will cover the key parameters needed to manage performance in each of these areas for both new projects and redevelopmen...

  • Chemical Engineering Research ProjectCHEN90023

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, JulyYear: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...

  • Chemical Product DevelopmentCHEN90035

    Offered:Summer TermYear:2019

    AIMS Internationally, approximately fifty percent of chemical engineers are employed in positions related to chemical product development and design.  The aim of this module is to introduce students to the concepts behind chemical product design.  This includes an introduction to the chemical pr...

  • Research MethodsCHEN90034

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS The aim of engineering and scientific research is to produce new knowledge. To be useful, new knowledge must be able to stand up to scrutiny, and its presentation to other researchers and/or to the public must be persuasive.This subject is an introduction to the processes of research as the...

  • Heat and Mass Transport ProcessesCHEN30005

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject aims to extend the fundamental concepts of heat transfer from that covered in CHEN20009 Transport Processes to include natural and forced convection and two phase systems. Mass transfer concepts are extended to unsteady state mass transfer and Fick's Second Law, prediction of d...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Chemical Engineering Design ProjectCHEN90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This unit requires the students to undertake a major design task utilising the knowledge gained throughout the chemical engineering course. This comprises the following tasks: design of a process to meet a specified requirement; feasibility study of alternative processes which meet the spec...

  • MPhil ResearchCHEN90005

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

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  • Carbon Capture and StorageCHEN90027

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject will give an overview of the drivers for carbon capture and storage, the technology and the economics. INDICATIVE CONTENT Specific topics will include: Climate Change and Emissions Reduction Measures, Fuel types (coal, oil, gas). Coal chemistry. Other emission sources (natura...

  • 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 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...