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Prerequisites: 'C' or better in (ME EN 2550 OR MATH 3070) AND ME EN 3400 AND (ME EN 3700 OR 3710) AND (ME EN 3650 OR 4610) AND Full Major in Mechanical Engineering
This course provides instruction in the design of experiments related to thermal sciences, fluid mechanics, and energy systems. The course focuses on hands-on learning through weekly laboratory activities that transition from controlled experiments to semi-structured experiments to open-ended experiments as the semester progresses. Primary topics covered include uncertainty analysis, measurement techniques, sensor calibration, reverse engineering strategies, statistical analysis of data, modeling, optimization, and design of experiments with several factors.