MECHENG 589 - Sustainable Design of Technology Systems
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Mechanical Engineering (MECHENG)
Department: CoE Mechanical Engineering
Credits:
3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Advisory Prerequisites:
Senior/graduate stading.
Other Course Info:
(non-LSA).
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

A scientific basis for understanding and reducing the environmental impact of engineering design and manufacturing decisions from a life cycle perspective. Environmental impact principles: air/water pollution, ozone depletion, global warming, resource sustainability. Life cycle assessment and environmentally conscious manufacturing of metals, plastics, and electronics products. Systems design metrics, disassembly, remanufacturing, recycling, policy considerations. Case studies include: sustainable mobility, alternative energy sources, tooling and machining, refrigeration, electronics remanufacturing.

MECHENG 589 - Sustainable Design of Technology Systems
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
31113
Open
56
 
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TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
881 (LEC)
P
31114
Open
25
 
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TBA
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