### Introduction to Engineering Mechanics & Heat

#### ME 29500 / 3 Cr.

An introduction to Statics, Dynamics, Thermodynamics, and Heat Transfer

**ECE STUDENT ONLY. THIS CLASS WILL NOT COUNT TOWARD ME DEPARTEMNT DEGREES (This course is not for ME or EEN Students)

**Available Online:** No

**Credit by Exam:** No

**Laptop Required:** No

**Prerequisites/Co-requisites:**

P: PHYS 15200

##### Textbooks

Fundamentals of Momentum, Heat, and Mass Transfer, Wiley, 6th Edition

##### Outcomes

- Draw free body diagrams for particles and rigid bodies, in 2 and 3 dimensions. [a]
- Express forces in 2D and 3D space. [a]
- Apply equilibrium conditions to particles and rigid bodies. [a]
- Apply vector algebra to analyze rigid bodies for forces and moments. [a]
- Determine centroids of lines, areas, volumes, and area moments of inertia.[a]
- Analyze kinematics and kinetics of a single particle. [a]
- Relate the work of forces and changes in energy of a particle. [a]
- Analyze the kinematics and kinetics of rigid bodies in simple translation or rotation. [a]
- Explain thermodynamic concepts of equilibrium, state, system, and important thermodynamic properties (pressure, temperature, energy).[a]
- Find the properties of important but simple working fluids.[a]
- Apply the first law of thermodynamics to simple systems and analyze the heat and work transfer. [a]
- Calculate the rate of heat transfer in one dimension by conduction, convection, or radiation. [a]
- Explain the concept and consequences of the second law of Thermodynamics. [a]

##### Topics

- Introduction to statics
- Force system, 2D couple, and resultant force
- Force system, 3D
- Equilibrium, 2D and 3D
- Center of mass & centroid
- Composite bodies
- Area moment of inertia
- Introduction to Dynamics, Dynamics of particles, rectilinear & curvilinear motion
- Rectangular, normal & tangential coordinates
- Relative & constraint motions
- Forces, rectilinear motion
- Forces, curvilinear motion
- Work and energy
- Linear impulse, momentum & impact
- Kinematics of rigid body
- Introduction to Thermodynamics
- First Law of Thermodynamics
- Energy transfer
- Properties evaluation