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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 1, 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...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • MPhil ResearchCHEN90005

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • PhD ResearchCHEN80001

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

  • Particle Mechanics and ProcessingCHEN90018

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject covers many of the aspects related to powder and suspension processing. Initially, the student learns how to describe particles and systems of particles in terms of size, shape and distribution, followed by understanding the basic mechanics of fluid flow around particles. This ...

  • Chemical Engineering ThermodynamicsCHEN90007

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject comprehensively covers the thermodynamics of chemical and physical systems of relevance to chemical engineers. The laws of thermodynamics, which govern energy and the direction of energy flow, are amongst the most important fundamentals of chemical engineering that students le...

  • Process Dynamics And ControlCHEN90032

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Continuous chemical processes are inherently dynamic systems – process inputs and outputs change in time. To accommodate this, modern plants require some form of automatic control. This subject equips students with the skills to understand how and why key process variables change in time, a...

  • Bioprocess EngineeringCHEN90031

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS Develop an basic microbiology, cell structure and nutritional requirements. Products from microbes and bioprocesses, enzyme kinetics, cell growth kinetics and product formation. Product separation methods. This subject introduces students to the area of bioprocessing, an area growing in imp...

  • Material and Energy BalancesCHEN20010

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject introduces chemical engineering flow sheet calculations, including material balances, energy balances and compositions of mixtures. The concept of conversion of mass is developed as the basis for determining mass flows in chemical processing systems involving chemical reactions...