Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

Engineering Learning Center

Schedule

ELC opens in the second week of class. Find us in MEEM 203.

ELC Fall 2018 Schedule
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
10:30–11 a.m. Statics/ETF-1 Statics/ETF1 Dynamics/MoM Statics/MoM Closed Closed
11 a.m.–12 p.m. Statics/ETF-1 Statics/ETF1 Dynamics/MoM Dynamics/MoM All subjects Closed
12–1 p.m. All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects
1–2 p.m. All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects All subjects
2–3 p.m. Statics/ETF-1 Statics/ETF-1 Statics/MoM Statics/ETF-1 Closed All subjects
3–4 p.m. Statics/MoM Statics/ETF-1 Statics/ETF-1 Statics/ETF-1 Closed Closed
4–5 p.m. Statics/MoM Dynamics/MoM Statics/ETF-1 All subjects Closed Closed
5–6 p.m. Dynamics/MoM Dynamics/MoM Dynamics/MoM All subjects Closed Closed

Courses

MEEM 2110 - Statics

Force systems in two and three dimensions. Includes composition and resolution of forces and force systems, principles of equilibrium applied to various bodies, simple structures, friction, centroids, and moments of inertia. Vector algebra used where appropriate. Prerequisite of MA2160 with a grade of C or better is required.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following College(s): Sch of Forest Res & Envir Sci, College of Engineering
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 2160

MEEM 2201 - Introductory Thermodynamics

This course introduces concepts of energy, energy conversion, mechanisms of heat and work transfer in processes and in cycles. It also covers the first and the second laws of thermodynamics.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following College(s): College of Engineering
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MA 2160 and CH 1150 and CH 1151

MEEM 2700 - Dynamics

First course in the principles of dynamics, covering the motion of a particle, the kinematics and kinetics of plane motion of rigid bodies, the principles of work and energy, impulse and momentum. Uses vector methods.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Pre-Requisite(s): PH 2100 and (MEEM 2110 or ENG 2120) and MA 3160(C)

MEEM 2150 - Mechanics of Materials

Introduction to mechanical behavior of materials, including stress/strain at a point, principle stresses and strains, stress-strain relationships, determination of stresses and deformations in situations involving axial loading, torsional loading of circular cross sections, and flexural loading of straight members. Also covers stresses due to combined loading and buckling of columns.

  • Credits: 3.0
  • Lec-Rec-Lab: (0-3-0)
  • Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Restrictions: Must be enrolled in one of the following College(s): Sch of Forest Res & Envir Sci, College of Engineering
  • Pre-Requisite(s): MEEM 2110

Support

Helping You with Core Mechanics Courses

The Engineering Learning Center assists students in understanding the following core mechanics courses:

    • MEEM 2110 (Statics)
    • MEEM 2150 (Mechanics of Materials)
    • MEEM 2201 (Thermodynamics)
    • MEEM 2700 (Dynamics)
    • MATLAB Assistance

 

Contacts List

Aneet Narendranath

Engineering Learning Center Director

Thomas Price

Engineering Learning Center GTA/Coordinator
tkprice@mtu.edu

Location

2nd floor of the MEEM (MEEM 203)

**GENERAL MATLAB ASSISTANCE THROUGHOUT**