2.672 Project Laboratory

Spring 2009

Prof. Wai Cheng demonstrates a step from Lab 3.
Prof. Wai Cheng demonstrates a step from Lab 4: Pipe Clearing Fluid Transients. (Image courtesy of OpenCourseWare.)

Course Highlights

This course features an extensive laboratory manual and photos for each experiment, as well as scripts used for data analysis.

Course Description

This is an engineering laboratory subject for mechanical engineering juniors and seniors. Major emphasis is on interplay between analytical and experimental methods in solution of research and development problems. Communication (written and oral) of results is also a strong component of the course. Groups of two or three students work together on three projects during the term.

Special Features

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .m, .tex.

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Prof. Wai Cheng
Prof. Douglas Hart

Course Meeting Times

1 session / week
3 hours / session