Chemical Engineering (CHEN)
CHEN 2371 Conservation Principles I 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 2372 Conservation Principles II 3 SCH (3-0)
Applications of the conservation laws of energy to the solution of chemical engineering problems. Prerequisite: CHEN 2371.
CHEN 3305 Intro to ChE for Non-Majors 3 SCH (3-0)
A comprehensive introduction to the basic principles and technologies used by chemical engineers in industry today. Includes an introduction to basic quantitative principles in the fundamental chemical engineering topics of mass and energy balances, fluid and heat transport, and thermodynamics. Credit for this course is not allowed if the student has declared chemical engineering as their major. This course is required for non-majors pursuing the Chemical Process Industries certificate. Pre-requisites: CHEM 1312. MATH 2414, and PHYS 2326.
CHEN 3310 Heat Transport Phenomena 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 3315 Chemical Process Design I 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 3321 Process Simulation 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 3347 Chem Eng Thermodynamics I 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 3371 Chemical Thermodynamics II 3 SCH (3-0)
Procedures for deciding when and to what extent chemical reactions and phase changes may be expected to occur according to the basic principles of physical chemistry and the laws of thermodynamics. Application of computers to advanced thermodynamic problems. Prerequisites: CHEM 3325/CHEM 3125, CHEM 3331, and CHEN 3347.
CHEN 3392 Fluid Transport Phenomena 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4120 Seminar in CHEN 1 SCH (1-0)
Seminar on contemporary issues in Chemical Engineering. Prerequisite: junior standing.
CHEN 4130 Service Learning in CHEN 1 SCH (1-0)
Service learning experience in a project that engages a community agency and raises awareness of chemical engineering professional issues. Prerequisite: junior standing.
CHEN 4278 Unit Operations 2 SCH (0-6)
Selected laboratory experiments on fluid flow and heat transfer. Prerequisite: CHEN 3310.
CHEN 4279 Unit Operations Lab 2 SCH (0-6)
CHEN 4311 Biochemical Engineering 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4316 Chemical Process Design II 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4317 Chem Process Design III (WI) 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4335 Special Problems 1-3 SCH (1-3)
Individual solution of selected problems in chemical engineering conducted under direct supervision of a faculty member. May be repeated for up to six hours. Prerequisite: senior standing.
CHEN 4341 Chemical Process Safety 3 SCH (3-0)
A comprehensive overview of safety topics in the design, construction, startup, operation, and shutdown of chemical plants and refineries. Pre-requisite: CHEN 3310.
CHEN 4342 Chem Process Sustainability 3 SCH (3-0)
A study of sustainability topics applied to the chemical process industry, focusing on energy conservation, process and utility water conservation, hazardous chemical replacement or minimization, and process substitution at chemical process plants and refineries. Pre-requisites: CHEM 3310.
CHEN 4343 Envr Treatment Chem Processes 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4373 Chemical Reactor Engineering 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4386 Air Pollution Control 3 SCH (3-0)
A fundamental approach to air pollution testing, control and design of control systems. Introduction to dispersion modeling via computer. Prerequisite: CHEN 3392 and senior standing.
CHEN 4389 Mass Transport Phenomena 3 SCH (3-0)
CHEN 4392 Process Dynamics and Control 3 SCH (2-3)
CHEN 4399 Internship in CHEN 1-3 SCH (1-3)
Internships in industry, government, or consulting companies in career-based practical activities to broaden the skills obtained through curricular education. Prerequisite: junior standing.