ENG Engineering

Students are encouraged to carefully adhere to all prerequisite requirements. The instructor is authorized to drop students from a course for which stated prerequisites have not been completed.

Courses in ENG:

ENG 001Introduction to Engineering (1) Active
Lecture—1 hour(s). Open to first year students only. Introduction to the role of engineers in the acquisition and development of engineering knowledge, the differences and similarities among engineering fields, and the work ethic and skills required for engineering. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ENG 002Creativity and Entrepreneurship for Engineers (3) Active
Discussion—3 hour(s). Introduction to entrepreneurial thinking from an engineer's perspective. Focus on identifying entrepreneurial opportunities, developing prototypes, and generating business models. Emphasis on developing a creative and entrepreneurial mindset. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, SS. Effective: 2015 Fall Quarter.
ENG 003Introduction to Engineering Design (4) Review all entries Historical
Lecture—2 hour(s); Studio—2 hour(s); Project (Term Project)—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Must have satisfied the Entry Level Writing Requirement (ELWR). Pass One restricted to lower division College of Engineering students; Pass Two restricted to lower division students. Introduction to the engineering design process that incorporates the development of oral and written communication skills integral to the design process. Conducted in workshop format with hands-on engagement in the design process. (Letter.) GE credit: OL, SE, SS. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ENG 003Introduction to Engineering Design (4) Review all entries Active
Lecture—2 hour(s); Studio—2 hour(s); Project (Term Project)—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Completion of Entry Level Writing Requirement (ELWR). Pass One restricted to lower division College of Engineering students; Pass Two restricted to lower division students. Introduction to the engineering design process that incorporates the development of oral and written communication skills integral to the design process. Conducted in workshop format with hands-on engagement in the design process. (Letter.) GE credit: OL, SE, SS. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 004Engineering Graphics in Design (3) Active
Lecture—2 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Engineering design, descriptive geometry, pictorial sketching, computer-aided graphics, and their application in the solution of engineering problems. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2003 Spring Quarter.
ENG 006Engineering Problem Solving (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (MAT 016A C- or better or MAT 017A C- or better or MAT 021A C- or better); (MAT 016B C- or better (can be concurrent) or MAT 017B C- or better (can be concurrent) or MAT 021B C- or better (can be concurrent)). Methodology for solving engineering problems. Engineering computing and visualization based on MATLAB. Engineering examples and applications. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE. Effective: 2013 Spring Quarter.
ENG 007Technology & Culture of the Internet (4) Review all entries Historical
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Basic computer experience recommended. Technology and culture of networked computing and the Internet. Topics include the history and development of networked computing; Internet architecture and services; basics of Web page design and hypertext markup language; political, social, cultural, economic and ethical issues related to the Internet. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2001 Spring Quarter.
ENG 007Technology & Culture of the Internet (4) Review all entries Discontinued
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Basic computer experience recommended. Technology and culture of networked computing and the Internet. Topics include the history and development of networked computing; Internet architecture and services; basics of Web page design and hypertext markup language; political, social, cultural, economic and ethical issues related to the Internet. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 008Introduction to Entrepreneurship (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Students from all majors will learn the processes involved in modern entrepreneurship and identify an opportunity for innovation. The 3 C's of the entrepreneurial mindset (developed by KEEN) will be covered: Curiosity, Connections, and Creating Values. (Letter.) GE credit: SS. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 010The Science Behind the Technology in Our Lives (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): High school algebra. Understanding of how the technology in our lives works using only basic concepts and rudimentry mathematics. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, SS. Effective: 2001 Fall Quarter.
ENG 011Issues in Engineering (1) Active
Lecture—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Participation in the MESA Engineering Program or consent of instructor. Designed to broaden the student's understanding of the engineering profession, its methods, principles, design and development process, career opportunities, and professional resources. (Letter.) Effective: 1999 Fall Quarter.
ENG 017Circuits I (4) Review all entries Historical
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (MAT 022A, MAT 022B (can be concurrent)); (PHY 009C or PHY 009HD); C- or better recommended for each course. Basic electric circuit analysis techniques, including electrical quantities and elements, resistive circuits, transient and steady-state responses of RLC circuits, sinusoidal excitation and phasors, and complex frequency and network functions. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2014 Spring Quarter.
ENG 017Circuits I (4) Review all entries Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): MAT 021C; C- or better recommended. Basic electric circuit analysis techniques, including electrical quantities and elements, resistive circuits, transient and steady-state responses of RLC circuits, sinusoidal excitation and phasors, and complex frequency and network functions. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 020Introduction to Space Exploration: Understanding the Technological and Environmental Challenges to Our Exploration of the Solar System (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): High school level Algebra, Geometry, General Science (Physics and Chemistry). Introductory overview of the space environment. Discussion of space exploration technology including propulsion, orbital mechanics, and spacecraft engineering. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL. Effective: 2014 Winter Quarter.
ENG 035Statics (4) Review all entries Historical
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): PHY 009A C- or better; MAT 021D C- or better (can be concurrent). Force systems and equilibrium conditions with emphasis on engineering problems. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2016 Fall Quarter.
ENG 035Statics (4) Review all entries Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (PHY 009A C- or better or PHY 009HA C- or better); MAT 021D C- or better (can be concurrent). Force systems and equilibrium conditions with emphasis on engineering problems. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 045Properties of Materials (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (MAT 016C C- or better or MAT 021C C- or better); (CHE 002A C- or better, PHY 009A C- or better). Introductory course on the properties of engineering materials and their relation to the internal structure of materials. Not open for credit to students who have taken ENG 045Y. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL, WE. Effective: 2013 Winter Quarter.
ENG 045HHonors Properties of Materials (1) Active
Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 045 (can be concurrent) or ENG 045Y (can be concurrent); Enrollment in the Materials Science and Engineering Honors Program; ENG 045 or ENG 045Y required concurrently. Open only to students in the Materials Science and Engineering Honors Program. Examination of special materials science and engineering topics through additional readings, discussions, collaborative work, or special activities which may include projects, laboratory experience or computer simulations. (Letter.) Effective: 2018 Spring Quarter.
ENG 045YProperties of Materials (4) Active
Web Virtual Lecture; Laboratory. Prerequisite(s): (MAT 016C C- or better or MAT 021C C- or better); CHE 002A; PHY 009A. Introductory course on the properties of engineering materials and their relation to the internal structure of materials. Not open for credit to students who have taken ENG 045. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL. Effective: 2013 Summer Session 2.
ENG 098Directed Group Study (1-4) Active
Variable. Restricted to College of Engineering students only. May be repeated up to 3 Time(s) when content differs. (P/NP grading only.) Effective: 2001 Spring Quarter.
ENG 100Electronic Circuits and Systems (3) Active
Laboratory—3 hour(s); Lecture—2 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 017; C- or better recommended. Introduction to analog and digital circuit and system design through hands on laboratory design projects. Students who have completed EEC 100 may receive only 1.5 units of credit. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2014 Spring Quarter.
ENG 102Dynamics (4) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 035 C- or better; MAT 022B C- or better. Open to College of Engineering students only. Kinematics and kinetics of particles, systems of particles, and of rigid bodies; application of these topics are applied to engineering problems. Only two units of credit allowed to students who have previously taken ENG 036. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.
ENG 103Fluid Mechanics (4) Review all entries Historical
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 035 C- or better; MAT 022B C- or better; PHY 009B C- or better. Open to students in the College of Engineering and Hydrology majors. Fluid properties, fluid statics, continuity and linear momentum equations for control volumes, flow of incompressible fluids in pipes, dimensional analysis and boundary-layer flows. Not open for credit to students who have completed Chemical Engineering 150A. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ENG 103Fluid Mechanics (4) Review all entries Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 035 C- or better; MAT 022B C- or better; PHY 009B C- or better. Open to students in the College of Engineering and Hydrology majors. Fluid properties, fluid statics, continuity and linear momentum equations for control volumes, flow of incompressible fluids in pipes, dimensional analysis and boundary-layer flows. Not open for credit to students who have completed ECH 150A. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2018 Fall Quarter.
ENG 104Mechanics of Materials (4) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 035 C- or better; MAT 022B C- or better. Open to Engineering majors only. Uniaxial loading and deformation. General concepts of stress-strain-temperature relations and yield criteria. Torsion of shafts. Bending of beams. Deflections due to bending. Introduction to stability and buckling. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE. Effective: 2010 Summer Session 1.
ENG 104LMechanics of Materials Laboratory (1) Active
Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 104. Experiments which illustrate the basic principles and verify the analysis procedures used in the mechanics of materials are performed using the basic tools and techniques of experimental stress analysis. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ENG 105Thermodynamics (4) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): MAT 022B C- or better; PHY 009B C- or better. Open to College of Engineering students only. Fundamentals of thermodynamics: heat energy and work, properties of pure substances, First and Second Law for closed and open systems, reversibility, entropy, thermodynamic temperature scales. Applications of thermodynamics to engineering systems. (Letter.) GE credit: SE, VL. Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.
ENG 106Engineering Economics (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Upper division standing in Engineering. The analysis of problems in engineering economy; the selection of alternatives; replacement decisions. Compounding, tax, origins and cost of capital, economic life, and risk and uncertainty are applied to methods of selecting most economic alternatives. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL, SS, VL. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ENG 111Electric Machinery Fundamentals (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 017 C- or better. Principles of AC and DC electric motors and generators, their control systems and power sources. Selection of electric power equipment components based on their construction features and performance characteristics. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL, VL. Effective: 2017 Winter Quarter.
ENG 121Fluid Power Actuators and Systems (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Laboratory—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 100 C- or better; ENG 102 C- or better. Hydraulic and pneumatic systems with emphasis on analysis and control of actuators. Design of hydraulic and pneumatic systems, specification and sizing of components, and selection of electro-hydraulics/electro-pneumatics, servo valves, and closed loop systems to solve basic control problems. (Letter.) GE credit: QL, SE, SL, VL, WE. Effective: 2011 Fall Quarter.
ENG 122Introduction to Mechanical Vibrations (4) Active
Lecture—4 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ENG 102 C- or better; (ENG 006 C- or better or ENG 005 C- or better or ECS 030 C- or better); Ability to program in MATLAB. Free and forced vibrations in lumped-parameter systems with and without damping; vibrations in coupled systems; electromechanical analogs; use of energy conservation principles. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2017 Fall Quarter.
ENG 160Environmental Physics and Society (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (PHY 009D or PHY 010 or PHY 001B); MAT 016B; Or the equivalent of MAT 016B. Impact of humankind on the environment will be discussed from the point of view of the physical sciences. Calculations based on physical principles will be made, and the resulting policy implications will be considered. In the College of Engineering, students may receive only one unit of credit towards the Technical Electives requirement. (Same course as PHY 160.) (Letter.) GE credit: SE, SL. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.
ENG 180Engineering Analysis (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): (ENG 006 C- or better or EME 005 C- or better or ECS 030 C- or better); (MAT 021D C- or better, MAT 022B C- or better). Solutions of systems of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations; approximation methods; solutions of ordinary differential equations; initial and boundary value problems; solutions of partial differential equations of Elliptic, parabolic, and hyperbolic types; Eigen value problems. (Letter.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2013 Fall Quarter.
ENG 188Science and Technology of Sustainable Power Generation (4) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s); Discussion—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): PHY 007C or PHY 009C; Upper-division standing. Focus on scientific understanding and development of power generation that is the basis of modern society. Concentration on power generation methods that are sustainable, in particular, discussion of the most recent innovations. (Letter.) GE credit: SS. Effective: 2012 Fall Quarter.
ENG 190Professional Responsibilities of Engineers (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Restricted to upper-division students in the College of Engineering. Organization of the engineering profession; introduction to contracts, specifications, business law, patents, and liability; discussion of professional, ethical, societal, and political issues related to engineering. (Letter.) GE credit: SS. Effective: 2013 Winter Quarter.
ENG 198Directed Group Study (1-5) Active
May be repeated up to 3 Time(s) content changes. (P/NP grading only.) GE credit: SE. Effective: 2001 Winter Quarter.
ENG 250Technology Management (3) Active
Lecture—3 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor. Management of the engineering and technology activity. Functions of design, planning, production, marketing, sales, and maintenance. Technological product life cycle. Research and development activity. Project planning and organization. Manufacturing issues. Case studies. (Letter.) Effective: 1999 Spring Quarter.