ENG & THE RISE OF MOD INDUSTRY
Basic scientific principles are introduced and explained through their application and manifestation in selected engineering developments beginning with the Industrial Revolution. In addition to the underlying fundamental science, historical and conceptual foundations as well as the societal aspects of technology are emphasized. Specific case histories will focus on four main areas: prime movers (engines), transportation systems, power (water, electric and nuclear), and structural mechanics (buildings and bridges). This course is listed as SCNC W1005 in the Directory of Classes.
Department: Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics(CEEM)
School: School of the Arts, Barnard College, Columbia College, School of General Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, School of International and Public Affairs, Continuing Education and Special Programs
Course ID: 1005