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Fall 2024
Jun 25, 2024
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ABE 45000 - Computational Modeling And Data Analysis In Agricultural Engineering​
Credit Hours: 3.00. The course is divided into three sections. Students will (1) learn about first and second-order dynamic systems, block diagrams, modeling of mechanical and electrical systems, and control theory while using Matlab and Simulink for modeling; (2) Learn about numerical methods for modeling of continuum mechanics and transport phenomena including finite element method and finite difference method. Applications in heat transfer, fluid flow, and solid mechanics will be studied in the computer lab; (3) Learn about data analysis topics including statistical models, probability theory, regression analysis, classification techniques, and machine learning.
0.000 OR 3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Laboratory, Lecture
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Offered By: College of Agriculture
Department: Ag & Biological Eng Program

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

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

Learning Outcomes: 1. Understand the fundamentals of dynamic systems modeling. 2. Create block diagram models for mechanical and electrical systems. 3. Understand control theory concepts and use it to design controllers. 4. Understand the fundamentals of finite element method and finite difference method including 1-D and 2-D formulations, boundary conditions, and postprocessing. 5. Use a major FEA software tool. 6. Evaluate the accuracy of the results. 7. Understand probability theory and regression analysis. 8. Explore classification techniques and machine learning concepts. 9. Apply data analysis skills to real-world datasets.

(Undergraduate level MA 26200 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MA 26500 Minimum Grade of D- and Undergraduate level MA 26600 Minimum Grade of D-) and (Undergraduate level AAE 20400 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level ABE 30100 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level BME 20400 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level ME 27400 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level NUCL 27300 Minimum Grade of D-)

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