Johns Hopkins University - Whiting School of EngineeringWhat is Engineering? An Introductory Course in Engineering Problem Solving.


Outline of Topics

Virtual labs can be found at our Virtual Laboratory.

  1. Overview: What is Engineering?
  2. Computer tools: Word and Excel
  3. Statistics, sampling, and estimation
  4. Spaghetti/aluminum construction project
  5. Chemical processes, density instabilities
  6. Written communication: A Better Mousetrap?
  7. Modeling and scaling
  8. Robotics
  9. Logic and circuits
  10. Remote measurement and error analysis

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Michael Karweit
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Dept. Chemical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University
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