**2004 - 2005 Calendar**

**COURSE NUMBERING**

With the exception of Engineering 1000, courses offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science are identified by a four-digit numbering system, each digit signifying the following:

FIRST - Academic term during which the course is normally offered

SECOND - The primary areas of study, namely:

1 - Complementary Studies

2 - Structure and Behaviour of Materials

3 - Physical Concepts

4 - Mathematics

5 - Engineering Design

6 - Resource-Related

7 - Civil Engineering

8 - Electrical and Computer Engineering

9 - Mechanical Engineering

0 - Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering

THIRD - Course grouping within areas or programs

FOURTH - Course sequence or revision.

In accordance with Senate's *Policy Regarding Inactive Courses*,
the course descriptions for courses which have not been offered in the
previous three academic years and which are not scheduled to be offered
in the current academic year have been removed from the following listing.
For information about any of these inactive courses, please contact the
Dean of the Faculty.

TERM 1 COURSES

TERM 2 COURSES

TERM 3 COURSES

TERM 4 COURSES

TERM 5 COURSES

TERM 6 COURSES

TERM 7 COURSES

TERM 8 COURSES

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TERM 1 COURSES

*NOTE: All students take a Complementary Studies elective in Term 1 (For
a list of electives see* COMPLEMENTARY
STUDIES COURSES*)*.

**1000. An Introduction to Engineering.** - inactive course.

**1313. Mechanics I.** **Statics with an Introduction
to Dynamics.** Introduction to vector algebra. Coplanar and non-coplanar
force systems, equivalent force systems, moments and equilibrium, emphasizing
the use of free body diagrams. Analysis of trusses, frames and machines.
Dry friction. Centers of gravity and centroids. Moments of inertia of areas.
Geometric aspects of particle motion (kinematics).

**1333. Basic Electrical Concepts and Circuits.** Electrical
charge, the electric field, energy and voltage, electric current; the
magnetic field and its relation to current; sources of electromotive force.
Basics of signals and waveforms, periodicity, average and root-mean-square
values. Conduction, charge storage, and magnetic flux changes as a basis
for component models as resistance, capacitance, and inductance; power
and energy relationships. Kirchhoff's laws; formulation and solution for
simple circuits; equivalent circuits; Thevenin and Norton representations.
The sinusoidal steady state for R-L-C circuits; energy transfer and power,
energy storage and reactive power; phasor methods. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

*NOTE: Credit cannot be obtained for both Engineering 1333 and
2333.*

**1405. Engineering Mathematics I.** Linear systems and matrices,
vector spaces, sequences & series, complex numbers, parametric and
polar curves.

**1504. Engineering Graphics.** Graphics Fundamentals: This
part of the course covers the fundamentals of effective graphic communication
skills, including drawing with instruments, freehand sketching, orthographic
projections of solid objects, auxiliary views, sections, three dimensional
pictorials, dimensioning and tolerances, working drawings, and assembly
drawings. Computer Graphics: This part of the course introduces the use
of a computer aided design package for the construction of two-dimensional
drawings and three-dimensional models of engineering objects. These models
are used for creating all the necessary projections for the production of
engineering drawings. The engineering graphics principles and visualization
skills developed in the graphics portion of the course are employed and
reinforced.

**2205. Chemistry and Physics of Engineering Materials I.**
An introduction to the structure and properties of engineering materials,
in particular metals, semiconductors, ceramics, glasses and polymers.
Topics include a review of atomic bonding, discussion of basic crystalline
and amorphous structures, point and line defects, and the role these structural
features play in elastic and plastic deformation, yield, fracture, glass
transition, thermal conductivity, thermal expansion, specific heat and
electrical conductivity. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**2313. Mechanics II.** **Kinematics and Kinetics of
Rigid Bodies.** Kinematics, review of particle kinematics, rigid
body kinematics in a plane, introduction to rigid body kinematics in 3-D.
Kinetics (particle and rigid body theory), force-acceleration, work-energy,
impulse momentum. Engineering applications of rigid body kinematics and
kinetics.

**2420. Structured Programming.** Simple programs and the
programming environment. An introduction to computer architecture - hardware,
instructions and data. The major control structures as building blocks
for computer programs. Variables, constants and data types, representations,
ranges and declarations. Simple input/output processes and data formatting.
Strings. Functions, subroutines and the basic issues of modularity. Programming
style. Sequential files.

**2422. Engineering Mathematics II.** Partial differentiation,
ordinary differential equations, Laplace transforms, applications.

**2503. Engineering Design.** This course introduces students
to the design process through project based activities. Students will
develop a systematic approach to open-ended problem solving. Topics incorporated
into the design activities include the development of problem statements
and design criteria, solution generation, solution evaluation, feasibility
analysis, team work, project management and effective communications. The
lab portion of the course provides exposure to practical design issues,
familiarity with common shop practice and tools, and an opportunity to fabricate
some of the proposed design solutions.

**200W. Professional Development Seminars.** - inactive course.

**001W. Engineering Work Term I (Spring Semester).** For
most students this Work Term represents their first experience in an engineering
or related work environment and as such represents the first opportunity
to evaluate their choice of pursuing an engineering education. Students
are expected to learn, develop and practice the basic standards of behaviour,
discipline and performance normally found in their work environment.

The communications component for Work Term 1 consists of two documents which must be submitted for evaluation; additional communications requirements (e.g. technical report, manual) may be requested by the employer. The two documents to be submitted to the Engineering Co-operative Education Office are:

1. Personal Job Diary

2. Work Term Journal or Short Technical Report or Portfolio.

Detailed guidelines for the preparation of these documents are provided in the Engineering Student Co-op Handbook. These documents should be submitted or postmarked no later than the last official day of the work term as shown in the University Calendar.

**011W. Engineering Practice Program.** This program
is intended to improve the student's skills in oral and written communication,
comprehension, problem solving and analysis. The program will normally
be an alternative to the first work term encountered by the student and
may only be taken on the recommendation of the Office of Co- operative Education
and the approval of the Faculty Committee on Undergraduate Studies. The
student will be evaluated in this program and must achieve a mark of 60%
in order to be promoted to the subsequent academic term.

**3054. Ocean Engineering Hydrostatics.** This is an introductory
course to naval architecture and marine engineering. It discusses the
basic principles of the statics of rigid floating or submerged structures.
These include: ships, offshore platforms and submersibles. Methods of analysis
of the hydrostatics, stability and trim, damage stability and the statics
of mooring systems are introduced. Applications are also discussed.

**3205. Chemistry and Physics of Engineering Materials II.**
Aspects of chemical and physical processes and microscopic structure
relevant to the production and use of engineering materials, focusing
on metals, alloys, silicates, portland cement, plastics and adhesives,
composites, and wood. Topics include solid-state solutions and compounds,
alloy structures, phase diagrams, reaction rates, solid-state transformations,
polymerization, oxidation and corrosion, hardness, creep, fatigue, fracture
toughness, and visco-elastic deformation. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**3422. Discrete Mathematics for Engineering.** An introduction
to discrete mathematics including a selection of topics such as propositional
logic, introductory predicate logic, mathematical reasoning, induction,
sets, relations, functions, integers, graphs, trees, and models of computation.

**3423. Probability and Statistics.** Probability; probability
distributions; probability densities; sampling distribution; hypothesis
testing; regression and correlation.

**3610. Earth Sciences for Civil Engineering.** Introduction
to basic concepts in Geology and Mining with emphasis on applications
in Civil, Geological, Mining and Environmental Engineering through the use
of case histories. Includes the study of rocks and minerals in selected field
and laboratory exercises.

**3703. Surveying and Geomatics.** Plane surveying: distance,
elevation, and angle measurements; horizontal and vertical curves; plane
survey calculations; area and volume computations. Photogrammetry: sensors
and platforms, mathematics of photogrammetry; instruments and equipment,
photogrammetric products, digital photogrammetry, remote sensing, and introduction
to global positioning and geographical information systems (GIS). A surveying
field school to introduce students to the use of surveying equipment and
mapping will be held in the first two weeks of the term. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**3731. Materials of Construction.** Physical properties
of common construction materials, primarily metals, woods, concrete and asphalt;
examination of properties with respect to design and use of end product;
design procedures for concrete and asphalt; introduction to the use of
reference handbooks and manufacturers specifications. Introduction to reinforced
concrete. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**3821. Circuit Analysis.** Review of basic circuit concepts
and component models; sinusoidal steady-state; multi-terminal components,
dependent sources, two-port networks; network topology, formulation of
branch voltage and chord current equations, node, loop, mixed and state
equations; network responses for various source excitations and initial
conditions; network functions and network theorems. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**3844. Basic Electrical Components and Systems.** (Non-Electrical
Engineering Students) Introduction to electrical engineering; review of
circuit concepts and analysis; operational amplifiers; filters; analog
electronics and instrumentation; transducers; basics of rotating machinery
and transformers; models, characteristics and applications of dc motors,
induction motors, synchronous motors and transformers; introduction to motor
control; plant power system; electrical safety.

**3861. Digital Logic.** Number systems and arithmetic, Boolean
algebra; combinational logic circuits: gates, memory devices, programmable
logic devices; asynchronous sequential logic circuits: flip-flops, counters,
registers; synchronous sequential logic circuits: races and hazards, introduction
to algorithmic state machines; design with digital integrated circuits.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**3891. Advanced Programming.** Advanced procedural language
programming; data structures, user defined types, unions and pointers;
modularization techniques, scope and data hiding; object-oriented programming;
classes, objects and attributes; data encapsulation, member and non-member
functions; overloading, methods and friend functions; inheritance, sub-
and super-classes.

**3901. Thermodynamics I.** Macroscopic approach to heat,
work, and energy; properties of pure substances; conservation of mass;
conservation of energy for open and closed systems; thermal efficiency
and coefficients of performance; the second law of thermodynamics and its
corollaries; entropy; second law analysis of thermodynamic systems; second
law efficiency. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**3933. Mechanisms and Machines.** Overview of mechanisms
within machines; graphical and matrix methods for analysis of moving mechanisms;
kinematics and kinetics of planar mechanisms; dynamic formulations: Newton-Euler
and Lagrangian; loads on mechanisms; synthesis of mechanisms. Synthesis
project. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**3941. Production Technology.** Overview of production;
production strategies; dimensioning and tolerancing; basic material removal
processes; forming and shaping processes; casting, molding, extrusion and
joining processes; computer aided machining; new technologies. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**002W. Engineering Work Term 2 (Winter Semester).** Students
are expected to further develop and expand their knowledge and work- related
skills thus enabling them to accept increased responsibility and challenge.
Students should also demonstrate an ability to deal with increasingly
complex word-related concepts and problems*.*

The communications component for Work Term 2 consists of two documents: an Industry Company Profile (ICP) which must be submitted for evaluation and a Job Diary which will not be submitted but must be available for review during monitoring. Additional documents (e.g. technical report, manual) may be requested by the employer. The ICP consists of a general industry profile, a company profile, an outline of the student's role within the company and supporting documents. The words Industry and Company are used here in a broad sense and include governments, regulatory agencies etc. Detailed guidelines for the preparation of the ICP are provided in the Co-op Student Handbook. The ICP should be submitted or postmarked no later than the last official day of the work term as shown in the University Calendar.

*NOTE: Engineering 4102 is a required Complementary Studies course.*

**4061. Marine Production Management.** Introduction to engineering
and related management information systems; demand forecasting; planning
and scheduling; plant layout including assembly line balancing, process
and group technology layout, fixed position layout, plus flexible manufacturing,
just in time, and computer integrated manufacturing concepts; productivity
measurement and management; introduction to quality management; tendering
and bidding on contracts; human resource management.

**4102. Engineering Economics.** Introduction to concepts
in the determination of the economic feasibility of engineering undertakings,
especially the time value of money-interest rates, depreciation, replacement,
economic life, present value, rate of return, payback period. Other topics
will include financing, supply and demand, private and social cost estimations,
secondary and intangible benefits and costs, benefit-cost models, economic
risk analysis, economic optimization.

**4312. Mechanics of Solids I.** Axial force, shear and bending
moment. Stress-strain relations. Torsion. Bending and shearing stress
in beams. Thin cylinders. Compound stresses. Transformation of stress. Relevant
laboratory exercises.

**4322. Thermal Sciences.** Fundamental concepts associated
with thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and heat transfer; first and second
laws of thermodynamics; system and control volume analysis; classification
of flows; introduction to boundary layers and drag; convection, conduction
and radiation heat transfer; thermal insulation and calculation of R-values;
cooling of electrical components.

**4422. Introduction to Numerical Methods.** Errors; numerical
stability; solution of linear and nonlinear equations and systems; introduction
to eigenvalues and eigenvectors; function and data approximations; numerical
differentiation and integration of functions; numerical solution of ordinary
differential equations. Relevant computer laboratory exercises.

**4423. Numerical Methods for Electrical Engineers.** Introduction
to numerical methods including analysis of errors; interpolation; solution
of linear systems of equations; eigenvalues and eigenvectors; solution
of nonlinear equations; optimization methods; numerical differentiation
and integration; solution of ordinary differential equations; random number
generators; introduction to simulation methods. Relevant computer laboratory
exercises.

**4717. Applied Environmental Science and Engineering.**Nature
and scope of environmental problems; concept of sustainable development;
natural environmental hazards; introduction to ecology, microbiology and
epidemiology; basic concepts of environmental quality parameters and standards;
solid and hazardous wastes; atmospheric, noise, and water pollution, their
measurements, and control. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4723. Geotechnical Engineering I.** Introduction to soil as a three-phase
material; physical and mechanical properties; structure; classification
of soils; hydraulic properties; permeability; effective stress concept
in soils; shear strength, types of tests and applications; one-dimensional
consolidation theory. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4823. Introduction to Systems & Signals.** Introduction
to systems and signals; mechanical and electrical analogues; principles
of linear superposition and time invariance; definition, properties, and
use of the delta function; applications of complex functions and variables;
impulse and step responses; input-output relations of continuous-time systems
in terms of convolution and transfer functions; frequency response plots;
the Fourier transform and applications; applications of Laplace transform
to filtering, communications, and controls. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4854. Electronic Devices and Circuits.** Principles of
operation of the diode, bipolar junction transistor and metal-oxide semiconductor,
field-effect transistor; terminal characteristics, graphical analysis;
biasing of devices; device and circuit models of dc, small-signal and high-frequency
analysis; single-stage amplifiers; differential and multi-stage amplifiers;
digital electronics; applications of electronic devices; design of regulated
dc power supplies and mid-frequency signal amplifiers using discrete
components; computer-aided analysis and design of electronic circuits.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4862. Microprocessors.** Microprocessor architecture. Assembly
language programming: addressing modes, table look up. Memory mapped devices.
Interfacing techniques: parallel, serial. Timing control. Analog input
and output. Computer displays. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4892. Data Structures.** Fundamental data structures; recursive
structures and programming techniques; modularity and reusability; time
complexity and efficient data structures; procedure abstraction; data abstraction
and precise documentation of data structures.

**4901. Thermodynamics II.** Thermodynamic cycles: power
and refrigeration applications; human comfort and air conditioning: mixture
of gases and vapours, humidity, psychometrics; chemically reacting mixtures;
combustion. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**4913. Fluid Mechanics I.** Fluid statics; fluid flow phenomena;
control volume analysis of fluid motion; conservation of mass, momentum
and energy; Bernoulli equation; head losses. Applications of conservation
laws: flow measurement devices; pipe networks; momentum devices; dimensional
analysis. Boundary layer phenomena. Lift and drag. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

*NOTE: Credit may not be obtained for both Engineering 5713
and Engineering 4913.*

**4933. Electro-mechanical Systems.** Review of motors and
sensors; hydraulics and pneumatics; basics of automatic control: control
system simulation; digital electronics; computer based controllers; programmable
miniature controllers; direct digital controllers; programmable logic
controllers. Case studies. Synthesis project. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**003W. Engineering Work Term 3 (Fall Semester).** Students
should have the sufficient academic grounding and work experience to contribute
in a positive manner to the engineering design and problem solving processes
practiced in the work environment. Students can become better acquainted
with their chosen discipline, can observe and appreciate the attitudes,
responsibilities, and ethics normally expected of engineers. Students
are expected to show greater independence and responsibility in their
assigned work functions.

The communications component for Work Term 3 consists of preparing a formal, descriptive technical report which must be submitted for evaluation. Students are also expected to keep a job diary. Additional communication requirements may be requested by the employer. The technical descriptive report should describe a technical process, project, procedure or investigation chosen from the student's work environment. Guidelines for the preparation of a descriptive technical report are provided in the Co-op Student Handbook. The report should be submitted or postmarked no later than the last official day of the work term as shown in the University Calendar.

*NOTE: All students take an approved Complementary Studies elective
in Term 5. The elective is chosen from a list provided by the Office of
the Associate Dean*.

**5011. Resistance and Propulsion of Ships I.** Phenomena
resisting the motion of ships and some factors considered in the design
of the marine screw propeller. The topics include the resistance due to
friction, wave making, form appendage, wind and waves, squat, blockage,
and shallow water effects, and also include the estimation of powering using
methodical series and statistical methods as well as a treatment of the
resistance of some specialist vessels, e.g. semisubmersibles and hydrofoils.
Topics considered in the design of the marine screw propeller include propeller
theory, blade sections, blade strength, methodical series charts, efficiency
elements, lifting line calculations, cavitation, and propellers in non-uniform
flow. Relevant laboratory exercises are provided.

**5101. The Engineering Profession.** Origins and development
of Engineering as a profession and an examination of its values. The place
of technology in society and the nature of technological decisions.

**5312. Mechanics of Solids II.** Failure theories for ductile
and brittle materials; statically determinate and indeterminate beams;
elastic bending of beams; impact loads; stability of columns with centric
and eccentric loads; plastic bending of beams; plastic hinges. Relevant
laboratory exercises.

**5432. Advanced Calculus.** (Electrical). Vector Calculus,
partial differential equations, Fourier series, boundary value problems.

**5434. Applied Mathematical Analysis.** (Civil). Numerical
and analytical solution of systems or ordinary differential equations
using predictor-corrector and Runge-Kutta methods; boundary value problems,
eigenvalue problems, numerical dsolution of partial differential equations
using the methods of finite differences, (SOLR) successive over-relaxation
and characteristics, simplex method for linear programming; numerical Fourier
Analysis.

**5435. Advanced Calculus.** Overview of vector calculus;
Gauss's theorem; Stokes' theorem; Green's theorem. Partial differential
equations for mechanical systems: classification and solution. Calculus
of variations: functionals for mechanical systems; Lagrangian formulation
of dynamics.

**5706. Design of Concrete Structures.** Review of concrete
mix design; design methods and requirements, strength of rectangular sections
in bending, balanced condition at ultimate strength with tension reinforcement,
bending with both tension and compression reinforcement; serviceability,
deflections, flexural crack control for beams and one-way slabs; shear
strength, inclined cracking, and shear reinforcement; bond stress and development
of reinforcement; T-sections in bending; members in compression and bending;
length effects, lateral ties, spiral reinforcement and longitudinal bar
placement. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**5708. Design of Civil Engineering Systems.** Introduction to civil
engineering systems, optimization in design, risk and decision analysis,
and measurements; risk management, uncertainty associated with competition,
optimizing using mathematical programming; introduction to dynamic programming
and network analysis; applications of systems techniques to various subdisciplines
of civil engineering.

**5713. Fluid Mechanics.** Properties of fluids; fluid statics;
buoyancy and stability; kinematics, continuity, energy and momentum principles;
energy and hydraulic gradelines; laminar and turbulent flow; introduction
to boundary layers, drag, jets and wakes; fluid measurement; principles
of similitude and modelling. Relevant laboratory exercises.

*NOTE: Credit may not be obtained for both Engineering 5713
and Engineering 4342.*

**5812. Basic Electromagnetics.** Coulomb's law and electric
field intensity; electric flux density and Gauss' law; electrostatic potential
and energy; conductors, dielectrics, and capacitance; Laplace's and Poisson's
equations; the steady magnetic field; magnetic forces and magnetic materials;
steady magnetic field and static electric field.

**5821. Control Systems I.** Transfer functions and state
space models for dynamic systems, signal flow graphs; negative feedback,
ON-OFF and proportional -integral-derivative controllers; stability, dynamic
response, and steady state tracking errors in linear feedback systems;
root locus methods, compensation; analysis and compensator design in the
frequency domain, Nyquist stability criterion, gain and phase margins;
sampled data controllers; software and hardware design and implementation
of multivariable controllers; design of programmable logic controller (PLC)
based process automation.

Relevant laboratory exercises.

**5842. Electromechanical Devices.** Introduction to fundamental
principles of energy conversion; review of three-phase systems; magnetic
fields and circuits; transformer models, performance and applications;
basic concepts of rotating machines; translational and rotational transducers;
characteristics, performance and control of dc machines; principles of ac
generators and motors. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**5854. Analog Electronics.** Fundamental feedback equations
and their applications; feedback topologies in electronics; operational
amplifiers: ideal models and circuits, and detailed analysis of specifications;
bias currents, offset voltages, CMRR, noise, slew rate and bandwidth; interface
circuits, comparators, sample-and-hold, A/D and D/A converters; phase-locked
loops; computer-aided design and analysis of electronic circuits. Relevant
laboratory exercises.

**5865. Digital Systems.** Review of basic topics in logic
design; advanced minimization techniques; design of combinational and
sequential circuits with programmable logic devices (PLDs); topics in state
machine design; asynchronous sequential circuits; introduction to microprogramming;
central processing unit design; memory management; parallel processing;
advanced computer architectures; design automation; design for testability;
digital system reliability; transmission line effects.

**5891. Design and Analysis of Algorithms.** Basic combinatorial
analysis; recursive algorithms; complexity analysis; sorting and searching;
problem solving strategies; complexity classes; computability and undecidability.

**5895. Software Design.** Overview of software engineering;
methods of modular decomposition, information hiding, planning for change,
object-oriented design; software implementation; design for reuse; fail-safe
and fail-stop design; design of distributed systems.

**5913. Fluid Mechanics II.** Differential analysis of fluid
motion; conservation of mass: continuity equation; conservation of momentum:
Navier-Stokes equations; conservation of energy; inviscid incompressible
flows; low Reynolds number flows; boundary layer flows; compressible flows.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**5926. Mechanical Component Design I.** Review of loads
and stresses; design of springs, power screws, threaded fasteners, clutches,
brakes, belt drives, spur gears, and gear trains. Synthesis project. Relevant
laboratory exercises.

**5932. Mechanical Vibrations.** Free and forced vibrations
of single and multi-degree of freedom systems; response to periodic and
non-periodic excitations; vibration isolation and control; vibration measurement.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**004W. Engineering Work Term 4 (Spring Semester).** Students
should anticipate greater participation in their selected engineering
discipline and become more experienced and proficient with the appropriate
design procedures. Students are expected to acquire improved speed and accuracy
in their work and at the same time, be willing to accept greater responsibility
and to function with less direct supervision. The use and importance of
recently acquired analytical skills in engineering analysis should become
more apparent and be applied when appropriate. The purpose and application
of specifications and codes should be demonstrated when necessary*.*

The communication component for Work Term 4 consists of an oral presentation on a technical subject taken from the student's work environment; additional communication requirements may be requested by the employer. Preferably the topic should be specifically related to the students's work. The presentation should be of 10 minutes duration and will be given on campus in a formal setting after students have returned to class. A written summary is also required. Guidelines for the preparation of this oral presentation are provided in the Co-op Student Handbook.

*NOTE: Engineering 6101 is a required Complementary Studies course for
all students.*

**6002. Ship Hull Strength.** Longitudinal strength, still
water and wave bending moment, shear and bending moment curves, Smith
Correction, section modulus calculation, torsion and racking forces. Bulkhead
and girder scantlings, portal frame analysis by moment distribution and
energy method. Finite element analysis. Use of Classification Society rules
for design of midship section.

**6020. Marine Propulsion.** This is a second course in marine
screw propellers and ship powering which includes design and analysis
of marine propellers and unconventional propulsion devices. Significant
emphasis is placed on systems such as waterjets; podded and azimuthing propulsors;
contra-rotating propellers; high efficiency devices such as van wheels,
wake equalizing ducts, swirl vanes; ducted propellers; novel devices such
as oscillating propulsors to wind propulsion; design of ice-class marine
propellers; and ship powering evaluation methods for vessels with compound
propulsors. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6030. Dynamics and Maneuvering of Ocean Vehicles.** Applications
of the linearised equations of motion to ocean vehicle problems with single
and multiple degrees of freedom. Dynamics and maneuvering of marine vehicles:
motions in calm water and in waves; hydrodynamics effects such as added
mass, radiation and viscous damping; strip theory; irregular motions;
and systems for course keeping and motion control. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**6045. Marine Engineering Systems.** Shafting system design;
shafting system vibration analysis, study of exciting forces and moments,
and balancing of reciprocating and rotating machinery; heat transfer and
marine heat exchangers; incompressible fluid flow and piping system design
and selection of appropriate pumping devices. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6101. Assessment of Technology.** This course deals with
the issues of the impact of technology on society from an economic, environmental
and sociological point of view. Public safety as an engineering responsibility
will also be covered. Students will be expected to participate in group
discussions, write a number of essays and give oral presentations.

**6601. Introduction to Offshore Petroleum Engineering.**
Introduction to the offshore oil and gas engineering industry; the harsh
environment; types of platforms and structures; the field surveying process;
and exploration phase of offshore oil development. An introduction to
petroleum fluids, equipment and processes. Composition and physical properties
of liquid and gaseous petroleum fluids. Production drilling and completion
methods and equipment. Producing mechanisms. Separation and compression
processes and equipment. Instrumentation and control systems. Transportation
systems. Refinery processes.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**6705. Structural Analysis I.** Structure classification
and loads. Building code provisions. Analysis of statically determinate
arches and frames. Shear and moment diagrams for frames. Influence lines
for statically determinate structures. Approximate analysis of indeterminate
trusses and frames. The force method of analyzing indeterminate beams and
frames. Introduction to slope deflection method. Moment distribution method.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6707. Design of Concrete and Masonry Structures.** Design
methods for reinforced concrete two-way slabs. Two-way slabs supported
on walls and stiff beams. Design of two-way slab systems, direct design
method and equivalent frame method.

Design of concrete retaining walls and basement walls, Engineered
masonry, allowable masonry stresses, mortar stress, analysis and design
of flexural members, axial load and bending in unreinforced and reinforced
walls, columns and masonry shear walls. Relevant Laboratory exercises.

**6713. Hydraulics.** Flow in pipe systems and networks;
uniform and non-uniform flow in channels; rotodynamic machinery, pumps, turbines
and associated conduits; hydraulic models; introduction to bed scour and
erosion. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6723. Geotechnical Engineering II.** Pressure in soils
beneath loaded areas; immediate and consolidation settlement; differential
settlement; plastic equilibrium in soils; flownets; stability of slopes;
introduction to bearing capacity theories. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6740. Contract Law and Labour Relations.** Introduction
to law as it applies to engineering activity; the nature of law and legal
processes, including standard forms; liens, bonds and insurances. The
labour movement in North America; examination of union philosophies and
managerial attitudes; labour law and collective bargaining; disputes and
settlements.

**6806. Project Design Labs in Electrical and Computer Engineering.**
This course includes a team project. Students are expected to apply
previously acquired knowledge in an integrated fashion to the solution
of an electrical/computer engineering problem. An open-ended problem
will be chosen to emphasize all phases of the development process including
problem definition, design, implementation, and testing, and students
will be required to demonstrate that given objectives and specifications
have been met. Written and oral project reports will be required.

**6813. Electromagnetic Fields.** Faraday's law; displacement
current and modified Ampere's circuital law; Maxwell equations; Poynting's
theorem; plane waves; transmission lines; rectangular and circular waveguides.

**6814. Electromagnetics for Communications I.** - inactive
course.

**6825. Control Systems II.** Sampled data systems; design
of digital control systems using transform techniques; state space models
for single- and multi-input/output systems; observability, controllability;
state feedback without and with integral controller structure, state observers;
quadratic optimal regulator and tracking control strategies; introduction
to stability and control of non-linear systems.

**6843. Rotating Machines.** Fundamentals of rotating machines;
design of machine windings; polyphase and single phase induction motor
theory and applications; synchronous machine theory; stability and control
of synchronous generators; control and protection of rotating machines;
introduction to special-purpose machines. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6855. Industrial Controls and Instrumentation.** - inactive
course.

**6861. Computer Architecture.** Memory management; microprogramming;
parallel processing system principles; modern computer architectures;
sample devices.

**6871. Communication Principles.** Distortionless transmission.
Representation of band-pass signals and systems. Analog modulation, including
AM, DSB, SSB, QAM, FM, and PM. Modulators and demodulators for analog
communication. Review of sampling theorem. Practical sampling techniques.
Pulse modulation, including PAM, PWM, PPM, PCM, DPCM, DM, and ADM signalling
formats and bandwidth requirements. Digital carrier modulation, including
ASK, PSK, FSK, and their demodulation. Carrier synchronization and bit synchronization.
Relevant laboratory exercises or demonstrations.

**6876. Voice and Data Communications.** Network topologies
and architectures; International Standards Organization (ISO) Reference
Model; queuing theory; performance modelling and analysis; digital switching
and private branch exchanges (PBXs); local area networks (LANs); teletraffic
engineering and the public toll network; packet switched networks: data
link, network and transport layers; Integrated Services Digital Network
(ISDN) and integrated voice and data communications.

**6891. Formal Programming Methods.** Elementary propositional
and predicate logic; formalization of the usual proof techniques; concepts
of program state, program state as state transformation; parallel and
distributed algorithms; programming paradigms; distributed and parallel
constructs; introduction to artificial intelligence.

**6901. Heat Transfer I.** Introduction to the three modes
of heat transfer. Steady-state, one-dimensional heat conduction: thermal
resistance; thermal sources and sinks; fins; contact resistance. Steady-state,
multi-dimensional heat conduction: shape factors. Unsteady-state heat conduction:
lumped capacity analysis; Heisler charts. Radiation heat transfer: physical
mechanism; radiation circuits and shields. Convection heat transfer: empirical
correlations. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6925. Automatic Control Engineering.** Background review;
feedback concept; unit impulse response function; transfer functions;
block diagrams; controllers; system stability: characteristic equations,
Routh Hurwitz criteria, root locus plots, Nyquist plots, Bode plots; performance
measures; performance adjustment: compensation; nonlinear phenomena: limit
cycles, practical stability. Synthesis project. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6926. Mechanical Component Design II.** Failure modes and
mechanisms; stress concentrations; design of transmission shafts, bolted
connections, welded joints, roller and hydrodynamic lubrication bearings.
Codes and standards. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**6972. Industrial Materials.** Physical and mechanical properties;
industrial materials: metals and metal alloys, ceramics and polymers,
composite materials; failure modes and mechanisms; non-destructive testing
and evaluation; damage tolerant materials; material treatments; materials
selection. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**005W. Engineering Work Term 5 (Winter Semester).** Students
may expect to be involved in design projects to the extent of preparing
formal proposals and reports, including specifications and plans. Self
confidence and initiative should be sufficiently developed at this stage
to enable a student to work at such functions with limited supervision.

The communications component for Work Term 5 is a formal technical report. The subject should be taken from the student's work or work environment and should deal with a project or problem worked on during the term. The report should be documented according to engineering standards. Guidelines for a formal technical report are provided in the Co-op Student Handbook. The report should be submitted or postmarked no later than the last official day of the work term as shown in the University Calendar.

**7002. Ship Structural Analysis and Design.** Review of
longitudinal strength. Principal stress distributions and stress trajectories.
Local strength analysis. Panels under lateral load. Columns and stanchions.
Panels in buckling under uniform edge compression loading and panels under
shear and combination loading. Rational midship section design synthesis
based on stress and loading hierarchy. Primary, secondary and tertiary stresses
as criteria of strength in ship structural design, including grillage aspects.

**7005. Floating Ocean Structure Design.** The analysis of
forces on ocean structures and structural characteristics of circular
steel shell hulls. Topics include wave loading theory; wind loading; stability
and trim; pressure vessel design theory and codes; combined bending and
pressure loads; consideration given to various vessels including floating
platforms, articulated columns and buoys.

**7033. Marine Hydrodynamics.** Fundamental equations of
hydrodynamics, boundary layers; potential flow, added mass, damping, circulation,
and vorticity; numerical methods for hydrodynamic coefficients; water waves
and loading for regular and irregular seas.

**7052. Ocean Systems Design.** Preliminary design methods
for the design of marine platforms and vehicles from mission statement
to the selection of one or more acceptable solutions. Weight and cost estimating,
power requirements estimating, and selection of principal design characteristics.
Economic and operational evaluation of alternative solutions. Relevant
design laboratory projects.

**7601. Geosciences Applied in Offshore Engineering.** An
introductory course related to the effect of marine sedimentary environments
on engineering applications. The course introduces basic concepts in geology
and geophysics of the offshore environment. Sediments are studied with
special reference to seismic and acoustic methods to remotely determine
their mechanical properties. Specific geological hazards (earthquakes,
tsunami, turbidity currents, shallow gas, gas hydrates) are assessed in terms
of the sediment location and mechanical strength. Examples are drawn from
case histories on the Newfoundland Shelf and Slope.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**7602. Subsea Engineering.** Introduction to subsea oil
and gas industry technology and engineering. Topics include design/ analysis
of risers and umbilicals, flowlines (steel and flexible), tree and wellhead
systems, manifold systems, tie-in and connection systems, fabrication
and installation of subsea systems, inspection and maintenance, including
applications of underwater vehicles.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**7603. Ocean Ice Engineering.** The physical characteristics
of the environment are introduced in terms of ice types, coverage and
dynamics, morphology, mechanical properties, and variations. Design and
technology features of icebreaking and ice-going ships, navigation strategies
and operations, strength, ice resistance, propulsion and model testing
techniques for performance evaluation are covered. Offshore structures
are considered in terms of design loads, strength, ice detection, management,
and avoidance.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**7680. Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition.** Data
acquisition and intelligent field devices; distributed systems and field
bus technology; programmable logic controllers and programming standards;
operator control interface; supervisory control and data acquisition; enterprise
organization. Relevant laboratory exercises.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**7704. Design of Steel Structures.** Limit states design
concepts. Material strength and cross-section properties. Structural steel
material standards and products. Design of tension members, axially loaded
compression members, and the effective length concept. Design of beams
and beam-columns. Design of welded and bolted connections. Example of
simple steel building design, illustrating typical roof and wall systems,
and interior and exterior columns. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7706. Structural Analysis II.** Matrix stiffness method
for structures: trusses, beams and frames. Degrees of freedom, statics/deformation
matrices, element/structural local/global stiffness matrices, load vector,
assembly/solution of the matrix equations. Matrix force method. Finite
element method for truss, beam and plane stress/ strain problems: Nodal/generalized
displacements, displacement functions, strain-displacement and stress-strain
matrices. Force- displacement matrix, transformation/assembly/solution
of matrix equations. Use of a personal computer matrix/finite-element
method software for solving truss, frame and plane stress/strain problems.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7713. Hydrology and Water Resources.** Precipitation, snowmelt,
infiltration, runoff and streamflow; statistical treatment of hydrologic
data; hydrograph analysis and synthesis; evaporation, groundwater; structure
design floods; reservoir storage and flood routing; urban run-off and drainage.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7716. Hydrotechnical Engineering.** The theory and application
of steady gradually-varied flow in artificial and natural open channels
together with an introduction to appropriate software; erosion protection
and mobile-boundary hydraulics; problems with ice in rivers. The design
of spillways, energy dissipaters, and culverts; physical scale models. Introduction
to waterhammer and surge tanks. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7717. Applied Environmental Science and Engineering.** -
inactive course.

**7718. Environmental Geotechniques.** - inactive course.

**7748. Project Planning and Control.** Introduction to types
of contracts, project delivery approaches, and prevailing contractual
relationships; basic project management techniques for network planning
and scheduling (CPM and PERT); principles of resource productivity databases,
preliminary estimating, and detailed bid preparation; quantitative approaches
for effective control of time, cost, resource, quality, and value of constructed
facilities; use of computer software for scheduling, estimating, and control.

**7800. Electrical and Computer Engineering Design Project I (1 cr.
hr.).** Each student is required to work independently on the
development of the specification and design for a project of Electrical
/ Computer Engineering pertinence. Projects will normally be open-ended
and involve design of hardware and / or software components. Lectures will
be scheduled as required.

**7801. Project Design Lab in Power and Control.** - inactive
course.

**7802. Project Design Lab in Electronics and Instrumentation.**
- inactive course.

**7811. Antennas.** Fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation;
antennas and antenna impedance; dipole antennas; antenna arrays; long
wire antennas; aperture-type antennas; receiving antennas.

**7813. Electromagnetics for Communications II.** Review
of electromagnetic wave propagation in transmission lines; Smith's chart
and impedance matching; wave propagation in twisted pair wires, coaxial cables,
striplines, rectangular waveguides, circular waveguides and optical waveguides;
radiation and antennas.

**7814. Electromagnetics for Communications.** Vector calculus;
Green, Stokes and Gauss' theorems; Maxwell's differential and integral
equations; steady-state and time-varying aspects of Maxwell's equations;
uniform plane wave propagation in various media; applications of electromagnetics
in communications.

**7824. Discrete-Time Systems and Signals. **Sampling Theory;
elementary discrete-time signals; discrete-time linear and time-invariant
systems; the convolution sum; linear constant-coefficient difference equations;
the discrete-time Fourier series; the discrete-time Fourier transform;
frequency response; frequency mapping from continuous-time to discrete-time;
the Fast Fourier Transform (FFT); the z-transform and transfer functions;
introduction to digital filter design techniques; digital signal processing
applications. Relevant software lab exercises will be included.

**7844. Power System Analysis.** Introduction to electric
power systems; per unit quantities; transmission line parameters; modelling
of power system components; single line diagrams; network equations formulation;
bus impedance and admittance matrices; load flow analysis and control;
design of reactive power compensation for power system performance enhancement;
tap changing, auto and control transformers for power system application;
symmetrical components; fault studies. Relevant laboratory exercises and
computer-aided analysis and design.

**7846. Power Electronics.** Overview of power semiconductor
switches; introduction to energy conversion and control techniques; uncontrolled
rectifiers; phase-controlled converters; switch-mode dc/dc converters;
variable frequency dc/ac inverters; ac/ac converters; design of thyristor
commutation circuits, gate and base drive circuits, and snubber circuits;
thermal models and heatsink design. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7855. Communications Electronics.** Introduction to communications
systems components; review of linear amplifies; linear amplifier design
and characteristics using s-parameters; power amplifiers; mixers; oscillators;
modulator/demodulator circuits and subsystems; integration of subsystems
into analog and digital communication systems. Relevant laboratory exercises
and computer-aided analysis and design.

**7858. Industrial Controls and Instrumentation.** Control
and instrumentation system components; control devices and transducers;
instrumentation and signal processing circuits; analog/digital interface
circuitry and data acquisition systems; noise, grounding and shielding;
analog and digital controllers; programmable logic controllers and microcontrollers;
design of closed-loop control systems; applications in process and robot
control; design and implementation of PC-based virtual instrumentation;
design, implementation, and testing of process control subsystems. Relevant
laboratory exercises and projects.

**7861. Digital Systems.** - inactive course.

**7863. Operating Systems and File Organization.** History,
evolution, and philosophy of operating systems; process scheduling, synchronization
and management; memory and device management; file systems and database
systems; security and protection; communications and networking; distributed
and real-time systems.

**7893. Software Engineering.** The process of software development;
issues related to large-scale software projects; the goals of software
engineering; life cycles; documentation; software project management; software
specification and development from feasibility to maintenance; safety
critical systems; tools; standards. This course includes a team project.

**7901. Heat Transfer II.** Numerical heat transfer. Fundamentals
of convection heat transfer: thermal boundary layer; heat transfer coefficients;
heat transfer in turbulent boundary layers. Empirical correlations for
forced and natural convection heat transfer. Introduction to phase change
heat transfer. Design of heat transfer devices and processes. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**7903. Mechanical Equipment.** Performance characteristics
of mechanical equipment: fluid power devices; heat transfer devices; mechanical
drives. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7934. Finite Element Analysis.** Basis of the finite element
method. Continuum mechanics applications: beam problems; fluid mechanics
problems; heat transfer problems. Relevant computer laboratory exercises.

**7936. Mechanical Project I.** This is the first of two
capstone design courses in the Mechanical Discipline. In this course mechanical
students are organized into small groups or teams which must complete a common
design challenge. The project is presented as an open ended problem statement
with specific performance objectives. The system must be designed, prototyped
and tested during the course of the term. Each team acts as a small consulting
firm and is required to document its project planning as well as its design.

**7943. Production and Operations Management.** Overview
of production and operations management; plant layout and process planning;
process flow analysis and simulation; capacity planning and scheduling;
inventory and resource management; manufacturing accounting principles;
process costing; activity based costing. Relevant computer laboratory exercises.

**7944. Robotics and Automation.** Industrial robot arms:
direct and inverse kinematics, kinetics, singular configurations, dynamics
formulations, motion and load control, trajectory planning; setup and
programming of automation equipment; introduction to machine vision: hardware
and software; industrial applications. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7945. Machine Dynamics.** Dynamics formulations. Dynamics
simulations. Loads on mechanisms. Engine dynamics. Balancing. Cam dynamics.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**7962. Computer Aided Engineering.** Advanced Computer Aided
Design (CAD): parametric construction and assembly modelling, computer
animation, finite element modelling applications; Computer Aided Manufacturing
(CAM) software for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) machine code generation;
Coordinate Measurement Machines (CMM) and reverse engineering for rapid
prototyping applications; data exchange and data management. Relevant
laboratory exercises.

**006W. Engineering Work Term 6 (Fall Semester).** In this
final Work Term students should be expected to be entrusted with the supervision
of others and of certain aspects of engineering projects, as required
by the employer. In so doing the student should exercise and demonstrate
the many professionally related qualities expected of a graduate engineer
about to embark on a professional career.

The communications component for Work Term 6 will take the form of a feasibility study, an operations manual, a project report or other technical report. The student may use a format or structure conforming to the employer's practice. In such cases the student should provide documentary material on the standards for this form of report. The report should be submitted or postmarked no later than the last official day of the work term as shown in the University Calendar.

**8000. Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering Project.**
Execution of design project selected and approved in Term 7. The project
must illustrate the application of previous design related courses, i.e.,
decision methods, impact assessments and application of technology. The
subject may be ship design, marine system, directed research or a unique
design solution. Lectures will be scheduled as required.

**8003. Small Craft Design.** The fundamentals of naval architecture
as practiced in small craft design are presented and a methodology developed
for a variety of craft: tenders, lifeboats, planning vessels, dinghies,
coastal cruisers and large, state of the art racing yachts. The emphasis
is on recreational craft of all sizes, with special emphasis on sailing
vessels. Special topics, such as choice of material of construction, scantlings,
performance prediction, seaworthiness, tank testing, modern construction
materials and techniques are covered. Specific design problems unique to
small craft will be covered such as; mast design and sail area determination,
and the state of the art in performance prediction. Students will do a design
of their choice over duration of the course. Small weekly design studies
will be required.

**8030. Hydroelasticity.** - inactive course.

**8048. Maintenance of Engineering Systems.** The maintenance
of engineering systems is treated in terms of the need for an optimal
maintenance policy, major maintenance policies, mechanics of scheduled
maintenance, predictive maintenance, diagnostic techniques, use of vibration
monitoring in maintenance, failure data and models, and operational research
methods useful in optimal maintenance systems design.

**8054. Advanced Marine Vehicles.** Concepts used in the
design of advanced marine vehicles. Emphasis will be given to: structural
design of craft constructed from fibre reinforced plastics; high speed marine
vehicles (powering, structures, seakeeping and model testing); small craft.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8058. Submersibles Design.** Formulation of mission statement,
understanding various design constraints and reviewing the historical
developments of submersibles design. Study of the hydrostatics principles
of floatation, stability and control of submersibles. Performing resistance
and propulsion calculations. Study of maneuvering and control equations.
Survey of different materials and their selection criteria. Design of pressure
hulls. Structural design of submersibles. Study of various support systems.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8090. Special Topics in Marine Hydrodynamics.**

**8091. Special Topics in Marine Structures.**

**8092. Special Topics in Marine Engineering.
**

**8401. Nonlinear Optimization** - inactive course.

**8441. Experimental Design for Engineers** - inactive course.

**8600. Offshore Oil and Gas Engineering Project.** A multidisciplinary
design project that illustrates the application of previous engineering
science and design related courses. Projects will be done by teams of students
with individuals concentrating their participation in their own engineering
discipline. The project topic will be from the offshore oil and gas engineering
industry. Lectures will be schedules as required.

Instructional hours per week: 1 lecture hour; 6 laboratory hours.

**8601 to 8610. Special Topics Related to Engineering.**These
are seminar courses and/or personal study for undergraduates in their
final terms who wish to gain more specialized knowledge in a particular
field of Engineering than is possible through the standard course offerings.
This will allow for one or more students to gain in-depth knowledge of
a special topic through directed self-study and/or seminars. The student's
discipline group will consider suggestions for Study Topics courses. Such
a course should normally be approved by the Undergraduate Studies Committee
at least three months before the start of the semester in which it is to
be taken.

Prerequisites: Permission of the student's Discipline Chair.

**8614. Occupational Hazards and Hygiene** - inactive course.

**8621. Oceanography for Engineers **- inactive course.

**8623. Remote Sensing** - inactive course.

**8624. Fisheries Engineering** - inactive course.

**8641. Management Systems II** - inactive course.

**8643. Work Systems Design** - inactive course.

**8670. Reliability Engineering.** Introduction to reliability
engineering; Physics of failure and failure mechanisms; Reliability measures
and assessment; Reliability of components and parts; Complex System Reliability
and Availability Analysis; Field Reliability Assessment; Case Studies
and Project.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**8671. Safety and Risk Engineering.** Overview of safety
and risk issues in the offshore oil and gas industry; Regulatory requirements;
Hazards and structured analysis tools; Risk Terminology and Quantified
risk analysis (QRA) techniques; and Safety assessment studies; Project
and case studies.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**8672. Environmental Aspects of Offshore Oil Development.**
Overview of offshore oil drilling operations; International and Canadian
regulatory requirements for discharges; waste management; On and offshore
treatment technologies; Physical fate of contaminants in marine environment;
chemical selection; Oil spill response; Acute and Chronic effects of
pollutants on marine habitats; environmental protection plans; environmental
effects monitoring; baseline characterization; Ecological risk assessment;
Methodology for assessing impacts; Life cycle value assessment methodology.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**8673. Subsea Geotechnical Engineering.** Overview of in-situ
soil testing methods, geophysical and acoustic surveys for subsea investigations.
Elements of soil behavior under cyclic loads, including liquefaction and
cyclic mobility. Pipeline design in ice-scoured seabeds. API and other
code requirements. Review of existing foundation systems including recent
case studies. New foundation systems including drag anchors and suction
caissons.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**8674. Design for the Ocean and Ice Environments.** Outline
of the ocean environment, with special focus on the offshore regions of
Canada; wind, current, wave and ice conditions; probabilistic analysis
of environmental forces; analysis of extreme events; mechanics of interactions
for the various environmental forces; determination of design loads using
mechanics and probabilistic methodology; load combinations; effects of
extreme temperatures; superstructure icing; fog impacts.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8675. Offshore Structures and Materials.** Factors that
influence the choice of offshore structures; structures used in oil and
gas exploration, exploitation, transportation and inspection; influence
of ocean environment on material and factors that govern their selection;
conventional and new materials used in offshore structures.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8680. Process Control and Instrumentation.** Measurement
of pressure, level, flow and temperature; safety valves and safety relief
devices; calibration; process analyzer and sample handling systems; instrumentation
in hazardous locations; control system safety and reliability; feedback
systems; control systems simulation; control examples. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours; 2 laboratory hours.

**8690. Reservoir Engineering.** Fluid pressure regimes,
oil recovery factors, calculation of hydrocarbon volumes, reservoir rock
characteristics, reservoir fluid properties, porosity and permeability, material
balance, well test analysis.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8691. Petroleum Production Engineering.** Procedures and
equipment necessary for preparing a well to produce hydrocarbons and maximizing
flow rate during the life of the well. Well completion configurations,
tubulars, packers and subsurface flow control devices, completion and workover
fluids, perforating oil and gas wells, formation damage, surfactants for
well treatment, hydraulic fracturing, acidizing, scale deposition, removal,
prevention, workover and completion rigs, and artificial lift.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8692. Drilling Engineering for Petroleum Exploration and Production.**
The course covers both offshore and onshore drilling operations and includes:
rotary drilling rig operations, well construction sequence, drill string,
drill bits, wellbore hydraulics, casing and wellheads, cementing, well
control, directional and horizontal drilling, well planning and fishing
operations, and extended reach, horizontal and multi-lateral well drilling
techniques.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8693. Petroleum Facilities Engineering.** Design of oil
and gas field separation and treatment facilities: principles of facilities
engineering, pressure vessel design, piping systems, oil, gas and water
separation, heaters and treating systems, valves, pumps, hydrates, heat
exchange units and indirect fired heaters, gas treatment, facilities optimization,
and de-bottle necking.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8694. Downstream Processing.** The course content includes:
oil and natural gas processing; oil and gas storage facilities and their
design; oil and gas separation processes; petroleum refining processes;
and an overview of petrochemical industries.

Instructional hours per week: 3 lecture hours.

**8700. Civil Engineering Project.** A practically oriented
design project integrated over the five areas in which Civil programs
are offered. Students will operate in consultant groups and will complete
a design for a typical Civil Engineering undertaking. Lectures will be scheduled
as required.

**8705. Structural Building Systems.** Geometries, loads,
safety and serviceability, procedure of using the national building code
for evaluating the governing loads on structural members. Design of low
rise concrete, timber and steel buildings. Lateral load-resisting elements
and bracing systems. Design of foundation systems, footing design, pile
cap design, pile group analysis using elastic centre method and inclined
pile analysis. Prestressed concrete concepts: strength of flexural members,
shear reinforcement for prestressed concrete beams. Relevant Laboratory exercises.

**8706. Analysis and Design of Structural Components** - inactive course.

**8707. Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Structures** - inactive
course.

**8713. Municipal Engineering.** Planning of municipal services;
estimating water demands; design and analysis of water distribution systems
and appurtenances; methods of water treatment; estimating waste water
quantity; design of sanitary sewer systems; methods of waste water treatment;
solid waste disposal and management. Relevant laboratory, field trips,
and case studies.

**8717. Environmental Assessment, Monitoring and Control.**
Environmental assessment, audits, law and regulations; water and air
quality modelling; environmental risk assessment; pollution monitoring
and sampling network designs; statistical analysis; site remediation and
hazardous waste management. Relevant laboratory and field exercises.

**8723. Geotechnical Engineering III.** - inactive course.

**8744. Transportation Engineering** - inactive course.

**8745. Highway Engineering.** Design and construction of
highways including driver, vehicle and road characteristics; road classification;
surveys and route layout; soils; drainage; earthwork; design of flexible
and rigid pavement; highway specifications and contracts. Relevant laboratory/field
exercises.

**8749. Construction Planning Equipment and Methods.** Construction
equipment selection and utilization; earthmoving including use of explosives;
case studies of major civil projects; principles of project planning and
control; computer applications to the construction industry. Relevant laboratory/field
exercises.

**8751. Coastal and Ocean Engineering** - inactive course.

**8790-8799. Special Topics in Civil Engineering.**

**8800. Electrical and Computer Engineering Design Project II.**
Each student is required to work independently on a design project having
Electrical/Computer Engineering pertinence, and to present written and
oral reports on this work. Projects will normally be open-ended and involve
design, implementation and testing of hardware and/or software components.
Lectures will be scheduled as required.

**8801--05. Special Topics in Computer Engineering.**

**8806-09. Special Topics in Electrical Engineering.
**

**8813. Propagation and Diffraction** - inactive course.

**8821. Digital Signal Processing.** Design of digital signal
processing systems and their implementation in software, hardware and
firmware; discrete signals and representations; sampling and reconstruction;
signal analysis; digital filter design; realization and implementation;
signal processing: models, compression, generation, recognition; error analysis.
Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8826. Filter Synthesis.** Network functions; realizability;
derivation of transfer functions from amplitude functions; frequency and
impedance scaling; approximations for all-pole filters; rational filters;
frequency and RC:CR transformations; elements of passive synthesis; elements
of active synthesis; introduction to digital filtering; realization of
FIR and IIR digital filters; basic design considerations for digital filters.

**8845. Power System Operation.** Generator scheduling: economic
operation, reliability and unit commitment; power system stability; power
system protection.

**8846. Power Electronic Systems** - inactive course.

**8863. Introduction to LSI Design.** A simple model for
MOS transistor is described and a simple model for describing switching circuits
is introduced. Methods of structured design are discussed, together with
the physical processes involved in the construction of a modern MOS large
scale integrated (LSI) circuit. A standard language for describing LSI
devices is introduced, and students are required to specify the design of
devices using this language.

**8874. Telecommunications System Design** - inactive course.

**8878. Image Communications.** - inactive course.

**8879. Digital Communications.** Baseband digital transmission;
intersymbol interference (ISI), partial response signalling, maximum likelihood
receiver, matched filter, correlation receiver and error probability performance;
source coding; the concept of information; entropy, Huffman code; linear
predictive coding; channel coding; block codes, convolutional codes; modulation
and coding trade-offs; bandwidth and power efficiency, spread spectrum
techniques.

**8882. Biomedical Engineering.** The physiology of nerves,
muscle and the cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary systems; engineering
measurement techniques as applied to these systems - electrodes and transducers;
electromedical equipment - the ECG machine, defibrillators, electrosurgical
units and patient monitors; medical imaging - X-ray, CT scanner and Nuclear
Medicine; industrial considerations - work, heat, human factors, electrical
safety and CSA codes. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8893. Concurrent Programming.** Review of operating systems
concepts. Survey and classification of parallel and distributed architectures;
vector processor, array processor, shared-memory multiprocessor, message-passing
multicomputer, distributed systems, and computer networks. Shared-memory
and message-passing programming techniques. Study of classical concurrent
problems; critical section, producer/consumer, readers/writers, dining
philosophers, and resource allocation. Correctness of concurrent programs:
partial and total correctness, safety and liveness properties. Performance
analysis of algorithm-architecture combinations. Relevant programming assignments.

**8903. Mechanical Systems.** Mechanical systems design.
System simulation and control. Performance optimization and evaluation. Equipment
selection for overall system design. Case studies. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**8904. Flow Structure Interactions.** Vortex shedding phenomena.
Lifting surface oscillations. Membrane and panel flutter. Pipe flow vibrations.
Hydraulic transients. Tube bundle vibrations. Acoustics of enclosures.
Wave structure interactions. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8935. Pressure Component Design.** Traditional design methods;
load types: sustained, cyclic, impact; failure modes and mechanisms; incremental
collapse; plastic shakedown; residual and thermal stresses; limit analysis:
upper and lower bound approximations; damage tolerant design; rational
design procedures; case studies: cylinders; plates; shells. Relevant laboratory
exercises.

**8936. Mechanical Project II.** This is the second of two
capstone design courses in the Mechanical Discipline. Building on the
skills acquired in the first, student teams each choose a unique design
challenge and then proceed to generate a solution. The problem statements
are often drawn from industry and, where possible, interdisciplinary interaction
is encouraged (for example, with business, computer science, or other engineering
disciplines). In most cases, the problem proponent will act as the "client"
and the team is expected to manage the client interaction process as
well. Significant emphasis is placed on both oral and written communication
of both the process and the results. Where possible, each system, or a
critical component of it, will be prototyped and tested.

**8943. Computer Integrated Manufacturing.** Introduction
to Computer Integrated Manufacturing; workcell communication networks
and protocols; integrated data bases and shop floor data collection; design
for manufacturability and concurrent engineering; integrated materials
handling; emerging technologies. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8944. Quality Management and Control.** Quality management
systems: total quality management, organizing and planning for quality;
quality measurement; design for quality; quality conformance: statistical
process control (SPC), sampling techniques; quality standards (ISO 9000).
Case studies. Relevant laboratory exercises.

**8963. Nondestructive Evaluation.** Damage mechanisms and
failure analysis; welding technology; nondestructive testing techniques
for damage detection and characterization; damage assessment and remnant
life calculations using fracture mechanics; criticality and risk assessment
techniques for inspection planning.

**8970-8979. Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering.**

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