PhD Thrust I: Noise and Vibration Control

Core Program Requirement: 4 Cr.

Course Number Course Title Credits
5000 Engineering Analysis I 4 Cr.

Courses Offered in the Noise and Vibration Control  Thrust area:

Course Number Course Title Credits Prereqs
5400 Dynamics II 4 Cr.  
5410 Vibrations II 4 Cr.  
5425 Analysis of Vibration Measurements and Instrumentation 4 Cr.  
5440 Industrial Noise Control 4 Cr.  
5460 Fundamentals in Acoustics and Noise Control 4 Cr  
5995 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering 4 Cr  
6550 Modeling and Control of Dynamic Systems 4 Cr  
7400 Advanced Dynamics 4 Cr. ME 5400
7410 Vibrations of Continuous Systems 4 Cr. ME 5400 or ME 5410
7420 Random Vibrations 4 Cr. ME 5400 or ME 5410
7400 Signal Processing Technologies and Their Applications 4 Cr.  
7460 Advanced Acoustics and Noise Control 4 Cr. ME 5460
7480 Nonlinear Vibration 4 Cr. ME 5400 or 5410
7550 Control of Dynamic Systems 4 Cr. ME 6550 or ECE 5470
7590 (ECE 7420) Nonlinear Control Systems 4 Cr. ME 6550 or ECE 5470

Ph.D Program

Course Number Course Title Credits Prereqs
9990 Pre-Doctoral Candidacy Research 1-8 Cr. (Max 10) Consent of department
9991 Doctoral Candidate Status I: Dissertation Research and Direction 7.5 Cr. Consent of dissertation advisor
9992 Doctoral Candidate Status II: Dissertation Research and Direction 7.5 Cr. Consent of dissertation advisor, 9991
9993 Doctoral Candidate Status III: Dissertation Research and Direction 7.5 Cr. Consent of dissertation advisor, 9992
9994 Doctoral Candidate Status IV: Dissertation Research and Direction 7.5 Cr. Consent of dissertation advisor, 9993
9995 Candidate Maintenance Status: Doctoral Dissertation Research and Direction 7.5 Cr. Consent of dissertation advisor, completion of 30 credits in 9991-9994

Directed Study Courses: 4 Cr.

Course Number Course Name Credits Prereq
7990 National Design Competition Projects 1-4 Cr. Written consent of director of Graduate student's coordinator
7996 Directed Study 1-4 Cr. Written consent of director of Graduate student's coordinator and chairperson

Internship in Industry: 3 Cr. (Optional)

Course Number Course Name Credits
6991 Internship in Industry 1 cr. per semester, for a max of 3 semesters per OISS/CPT rule. Does not count towards the 32 credit requirement. Students are eligible to enroll in ME 6991 after successfully completing 16 credits in their Graduate program.