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University Catalog 2012-2013 
University Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Engineering and Technology A205
Phone: (323) 343-4490

Mechanical engineering, one of the most general branches of engineering, requires broad knowledge in many fields: mechanics, thermal science, design, machinery, instrumentation, and more. The breadth and flexibility of a mechanical engineer’s education provide a wide choice of careers and allow movement into a variety of engineering areas.

Mechanical engineers control the production, transmission, and use of power. They design and develop machines that produce and/or use power. Many mechanical engineers are employed in manufacturing. The technical versatility and importance of mechanical engineers are demonstrated by the diversity of industries that employ them.

The Faculty

Professors: Darrell W. Guillaume (Chair), Lih-Min Hsia, Samuel E. Landsberger, Adel A. Sharif, Chivey C. Wu.
Associate Professor:  Arturo Pacheco-Vega, Trinh K Pham.
Assistant Professor: Tammy Yut-Ling Chan, Verica Radisavljevic-Gajic.
Emeriti: Neda S. Fabris, Stephen F. Felszeghy, Phillip I. Gold, Raymond B. Landis, Michael J. Maurer, Majdedin Mirmirani, Richard D. Roberto.

Programs for this Department:

Undergraduate Major

Mechanical Engineering, B.S. 
Mechanical Engineering, Integrated B.S./M.S. 
Graduate Major

Mechanical Engineering, M.S. 


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