Chem, Bio, Enviro Engineering (CBEE)

CBEE 101. CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL, AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGR ORIENTATION. (3 Credits)

Introduction to the engineering profession in general and in particular the CHE, BIOE, and ENVE programs; development of problem solving strategies and teamwork; analysis and presentation of experimental data, basic process calculations, and design methodologies. Lec/rec/lab.

Equivalent to: CBEE 101H

CBEE 101H. CHEMICAL, BIOLOGICAL, AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGR ORIENTATION. (3 Credits)

Introduction to the engineering profession in general and in particular the CHE, BIOE, and ENVE programs; development of problem solving strategies and teamwork; analysis and presentation of experimental data, basic process calculations, and design methodologies. Lec/rec/lab.

Attributes: HNRS – Honors Course Designator

Equivalent to: CBEE 101

CBEE 102. ENGINEERING PROBLEM SOLVING AND COMPUTATIONS. (3 Credits)

Elementary programming and problem-solving concepts implemented using MATLAB software; emphasis on problem analysis and development of algorithms in engineering including dimensional analysis; application experiences are established through team-based activities including projects using the LEGO-NXT microprocessor for data acquisition. Lec/lab.

Prerequisites: MTH 112 with C or better or MTH 251 with C or better or MTH 251H with C or better

Equivalent to: CBEE 102H

CBEE 102H. ENGINEERING PROBLEM SOLVING AND COMPUTATIONS. (3 Credits)

Elementary programming and problem-solving concepts implemented using MATLAB software; emphasis on problem analysis and development of algorithms in engineering including dimensional analysis; application experiences are established through team-based activities including projects using the LEGO-NXT microprocessor for data acquisition. Lec/lab.

Attributes: HNRS – Honors Course Designator

Prerequisites: MTH 112 with C or better or MTH 251 with C or better or MTH 251H with C or better

Equivalent to: CBEE 102

CBEE 111. ENGINEERING PROBLEM SOLVING FUNDAMENTALS. (3 Credits)

Engineering problem solving, dimensional analysis, sketches and drawings, algorithmic thinking, arrays and indexing, understanding the operating system and file handling, the concepts of programming languages and syntax, troubleshooting approaches to coding. Lec/Studio.

This course is repeatable for 3 credits.

CBEE 211. MATERIAL BALANCES AND STOICHIOMETRY. (3 Credits)

Material balances, thermophysical, and thermochemical calculations. Lec/rec.

Prerequisites: MTH 252 with C or better or MTH 252H with C or better

Equivalent to: CBEE 211H

CBEE 211H. MATERIAL BALANCES AND STOICHIOMETRY. (3 Credits)

Material balances, thermophysical, and thermochemical calculations. Lec/rec.

Attributes: HNRS – Honors Course Designator

Prerequisites: MTH 252 with C or better or MTH 252H with C or better

Equivalent to: CBEE 211

CBEE 212. ENERGY BALANCES. (3 Credits)

Energy balances, thermophysical and thermochemical calculations. Lec/rec.

Prerequisites: (CBEE 211 with C or better or CBEE 211H with C or better) and (MTH 256 (may be taken concurrently) [C] or MTH 256H (may be taken concurrently) [C])

Equivalent to: CBEE 212H

CBEE 212H. ENERGY BALANCES. (3 Credits)

Energy balances, thermophysical and thermochemical calculations. Lec/rec.

Attributes: HNRS – Honors Course Designator

Prerequisites: (CBEE 211 with C or better or CBEE 211H with C or better) and (MTH 256 (may be taken concurrently) [C] or MTH 256H (may be taken concurrently) [C])

Equivalent to: CBEE 212

CBEE 213. PROCESS DATA ANALYSIS. (4 Credits)

Applications of material and energy balances, with an emphasis on data analysis important to chemical engineers, bioengineers, and environmental engineers. Contextual learning is emphasized through the laboratory component and the use of process flow simulation modeling and analysis software. Lec/lab/rec.

Prerequisites: CBEE 212 with C or better or CBEE 212H with C or better

CBEE 280. MATERIAL AND ENERGY BALANCES. (6 Credits)

Material balances, thermophysical, and thermochemical calculations. Energy balances, thermophysical and thermochemical calculations.

Prerequisites: MTH 256 (may be taken concurrently) with C or better or MTH 256H (may be taken concurrently) with C or better

CBEE 320. PROFESSIONALISM AND ENGINEERING ETHICS. (3 Credits)

Introduction to engineering ethics. Topics include ethical theory, professional engineering responsibility, codes of ethics, ethical assessment, conflicts of interest, risk and safety, loyalty and dissent, as well as overarching professional concerns.

CBEE 414. ^PROCESS ENGINEERING LABORATORY. (3 Credits)

Unit operations and unit processes; preparation of technical reports. Lec/lab. (Writing Intensive Course)

Attributes: CWIC – Core, Skills, WIC

Prerequisites: CBEE 213 (may be taken concurrently) with C or better and CHE 311 [C] and (CHE 333 [C] or CHE 333H [C])

Equivalent to: CBEE 414H

CBEE 414H. ^PROCESS ENGINEERING LABORATORY. (3 Credits)

Unit operations and unit processes; preparation of technical reports. Lec/lab. (Writing Intensive Course)

Attributes: CWIC – Core, Skills, WIC; HNRS – Honors Course Designator

Prerequisites: CBEE 213 (may be taken concurrently) with C or better and CHE 311 [C] and (CHE 333 [C] or CHE 333H [C])

Equivalent to: CBEE 414

CBEE 416. CBEE LABORATORY II. (3 Credits)

Integration of overall knowledge of chemical, biological, and environmental engineering through group project activities culminating with public demonstration or display of project results.

Prerequisites: CHE 415 with C or better or CHE 415H with C or better or BIOE 415 with C or better or ENVE 415 with C or better

CBEE 507. SEMINAR. (1 Credit)

Graded P/N.

This course is repeatable for 3 credits.