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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...

  • Analysing Energy SystemsENGR90029

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject forms one of the core units in the Masters of Energy Systems and the overall aims are to introduce the students to the tools and skills needed to analyse energy systems. To accomplish this overall aim, the subject introduces material and energy balances used in energy system ca...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • MPhil ResearchCVEN90038

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • PhD ResearchMCEN80001

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • 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...