2.672 Projects Laboratory

Spring 2004

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

Course Highlights

This course features an extensive laboratory manual, and a photo gallery of laboratory equipment.

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

MATLAB® software is required to run the .m files found on this course site.

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Prof. Wai Cheng
Prof. Douglas Hart

Course Meeting Times

One session / week
3 hours / session