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Fall 2012
Dec 01, 2015
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CE 31100 - Architectural Engineering
Credit Hours: 3.00. This course introduces energy efficiency, thermal comfort, indoor environmental quality and green building design concepts. The course covers engineering fundamentals required for the design and analysis of building systems such as thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, heat and mass transfer, light and sound transmission. The course presents engineering principles and selected applications related to hygrothermal analysis of building enclosures, air conditioning processes in heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, building illumination, and building acoustics. Typically offered Fall Spring.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Graduate, Professional, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: School of Civil Engineering
Department: Lyles School of Civil Engr

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Objectives: 1. Identify and analyze the characteristics of building environmental loads, building construction, and building operations as they define the requirements for a comfortable and healthy indoor environment. 2. Demonstrate knowledge of thermodynamics , fluid mechanics, heat and mass transfer, photometric quantities and sound transmission for use in building design. 3. Identify, formulate and solve realistic Architectural Engineering problems related to hygrothermal analysis of building enclosures, air conditioning processes in Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning Systems, pipe and duct flow, building illumination and building acoustics. 4. Demonstarte an understanding of building systems integration to achieve efficient operation.

Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      School of Aero and Astro Engr
      School of Biomedical Engr
      School of Civil Engineering
      School of Chemical Engineering
      School of Nuclear Engineering
      First Year Engineering
      School of Elec & Computer Engr
      School of Interdisciplnry Engr
      School of Industrial Engr
      School of Mechanical Engr
      School of Materials Engr
      School of Agr and Bio Engr
      Construction Engineering Mgmt
May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     
      Freshman: 15 - 29 hours
      Freshman: 0 - 14 hours

Undergraduate level ME 20000 Minimum Grade of D- and (Undergraduate level CE 34000 Minimum Grade of D- [may be taken concurrently] or Undergraduate level ME 30900 Minimum Grade of D- [may be taken concurrently])

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