Essential Engineering Toolbox (MA030351)

Course Memo

The course is a seri?s of tutorials on essential tools that are extensively used throughout coursework and research in the Advanced Manufacturing Technologies program and generally in engineering practice. The tutorials involve hands-on exercises on a computer. After introduction to Latex, Python, Mathematica, Matlab and other basic tools, final topics in the course involve numerical computations of problems in solid and fluid mechanics with such widely used software as Abaqus, Ansys, and COMSOL. Students will be required to solve particular problems and write reports in Latex using the tool learned in the first tutorials.