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Fall Semester 2017


Civil Engineering
Souhail Elhouar • Jobst Hall 108 • 677-3830
C E100Introduction to Civil Engineering (1 hour)
 01 Tu1:00 PM -1:50 PM JOB341 Kerrie Schattler  
 02 Th1:00 PM -1:50 PM JOB341 Kerrie Schattler  
C E150Mechanics I (3 hours)
Prerequisite: MTH 121 or MTH 115 or MTH 119
 01 MWF10:00 AM -10:50 AM JOB200 Mohammad Imran Hossain  
 02 MWF11:00 AM -11:50 AM JOB200 Mohammad Imran Hossain  
 03 TT5:00 PM -6:15 PM JOB200 Sihyun Kim  
C E200Engineering Co-Op (0 hours)
Prerequisite: sophomore standing in the College of Engineering and Technology, 2.0 overall grade point average at Bradley, approval of engineering and technology Co-op coordinator and Co-op faculty advisor.
 01 *R* Arr     Julie Reyer  
C E206Surveying (2 hours)
Registration in one lecture & one lab required
 01 M12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB200 Robert L Anderson  
 02 W12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB200 Robert L Anderson  
 03 F12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB200 Robert L Anderson  
 A M2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB122 Robert L Anderson  
 B Tu2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB122 Robert L Anderson  
 C W2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB122 Robert L Anderson  
 D F2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB122 Robert L Anderson  
C E224CADD (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CON 132.
 01 M2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB126 Souhail Elhouar  
 and               Curtis Laster 
 02 Tu5:00 PM -7:50 PM JOB126 Gabriel Rodriguez  
 and               Curtis Laster 
C E250Mechanics II (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 150.
 01 MWF9:00 AM -9:50 AM JOB200 Yasser A Khodair  
 02 MWF10:00 AM -10:50 AM JOB304 Yasser A Khodair  
 03 MWF10:00 AM -10:50 AM BR126 Souhail Elhouar  
C E260Fluid Mechanics (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 250.
 01 MW1:00 PM -1:50 PM JOB306 Yunus Salami  
 LabA Tu2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB105 Yunus Salami  
C E270Mechanics of Materials (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 150.
 01 MWF1:00 PM -1:50 PM JOB200 Randy Burt  
 02 MWF2:00 PM -2:50 PM JOB200 Randy Burt  
C E350Geotechnical Engineering (4 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 260, CE 270.
 01 MWF9:00 AM -9:50 AM JOB302 Sihyun Kim  
 A Tu2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB118 Sihyun Kim  
 B Th2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB118 Sihyun Kim  
C E359Structural Analysis (4 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 270.
 01 MTTF11:00 AM -11:50 AM JOB300 Yasser A Khodair  
C E360Introduction to Environmental Engineering (4 hours)
Prerequisite: CHM 110 and CHM 111.
 01 MWF10:00 AM -10:50 AM JOB300 David Spelman  
 A Tu2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB217 David Spelman  
 B Th2:00 PM -4:50 PM JOB217 David Spelman  
C E365Reinforced Concrete Design (4 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 359.
 01 MWF11:00 AM -11:50 AM JOB302 Yoon-Si Lee  
 LabA Tu9:00 AM -11:50 AM JOB117 Yoon-Si Lee  
C E383Ethics and Sustainability (1 hour)
 01 M8:00 AM -8:50 AM JOB304 Yunus Salami  
 02 W8:00 AM -8:50 AM JOB304 Yunus Salami  
C E430Water Supply & Hydraulic Engineering (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 260.
 01 MW3:30 PM -4:45 PM JOB341 Yunus Salami  
C E442Design of Steel Structures (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 359.
 01 MWF10:00 AM -10:50 AM JOB308 Yoon-Si Lee  
C E480Transportation Engineering (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 206.
 01 TT5:00 PM -6:15 PM JOB300 Kerrie Schattler  
C E493Civil Engineering Design Project I (2 hours)
Prerequisite: C E 393
 01 MW12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB304 Amir W Al-Khafaji  
 and               Randy Burt 
 Transportation Engineering Section
 02 MW12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB300 Amir W Al-Khafaji  
 and               George Ghareeb 
 Environmental Engineering Section
 03 MW12:00 PM -12:50 PM JOB302 Amir W Al-Khafaji  
 and               Timothy Sumner 
C E515Advanced Foundation Engineering (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 422
 01 Canceled
C E520Advanced Numerical Methods (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 210. Not open to students who have previously earned credit in CE 610.
 01 TT5:00 PM -6:15 PM JOB304 Krishnanand Maillacheruvu  
C E542Advanced Water Treatment (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 360.
 01 MW3:30 PM -4:45 PM JOB304 Krishnanand Maillacheruvu  
C E546Groundwater Hydrology (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 260.
 01 TT6:30 PM -7:45 PM JOB300 Krishnanand Maillacheruvu  
C E560Advanced Structural Analysis (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 210 and CE 359.
 01 MW5:00 PM -6:15 PM JOB308 Yoon-Si Lee  
C E575Structural Dynamics (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 210 and CE 359.
 01 TT6:30 PM -7:45 PM JOB304 Yasser A Khodair  
C E583Geometric Highway Design (3 hours)
Prerequisite: CE 206.
 01 MW3:30 PM -4:45 PM JOB302 Kerrie Schattler  
C E591Advanced Topics I (1 to 3 hours)
Prerequisite: Consent of department chair.
 01 MW5:00 PM -6:15 PM JOB200 Mohammad Imran Hossain  
 "Advanced Pav. Design"
C E699Thesis (0 to 6 hours)
Prerequisite: Consent of department chair
 01 *R* Arr     Kerrie Schattler  
Introduction to the civil engineering professions. Introduction to fundamental engineering concepts; engineering design; engineering ethics; professional societies; introduction to computers and computer applications.
Analysis of two- and three-dimensional force systems by vector algebra. Applications of principles of equilibrium to particles, rigid bodies, and simple structures. Friction, distributed forces, center of gravity, centroids, moments of inertia. U.S. and SI systems of units and applications.
Full-time cooperative education assignment for civil engineering students who alternate periods of full-time school with periods of full-time academic or career-related work in industry. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory.
Theory and applications of measurements of horizontal distances, differences in elevations, horizontal angles, vertical angles, bearings, azimuths, and areas and volumes. Simple horizontal and vertical curves, topographic surveys and mapping. Public land surveying system. Introduction to GPS technology.
Examinations of graphical capabilities of current computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) systems. Theoretical and hands-on applications of the most widely used CADD systems available for Civil Engineering and Construction students.
Kinematics and kinetics of particles and rigid bodies using vector analysis. Kinetics includes principles of force-mass-acceleration, work-energy, and impulse-momentum.
Fluid properties and fluid motion: basic laws of motion in integral form; applications of basic laws in solving fluid flow problems. Hydrostatics, dimensional analysis, similitude, and incompressible viscous flow (both laminar and turbulent) in conduits. Introduction to open channel flow; culverts, sewers, and streams. Laboratory experiments.
Internal forces; stress, strain, and their relations; stresses and deformations in axial and torsional loading; indeterminate problems; stresses and deformations in flexural members; transformation of stresses; introduction to member design; column buckling analysis.
Physical properties of soils, soil profiles, and deposits. Soil strength determination. Flow of water through soil masses. Laboratory experiments.
Analysis of statically determinate structures including influence lines. Deflections by area-moment, conjugate beam, and Castigliano's theorem. Analysis of statically indeterminate structures including influence lines. Classical solutions by consistent displacements, three-moment theorem, moment distribution, and slope deflection methods. Matrix methods for structural analysis by stiffness approach.
Analysis techniques and design procedures for unit operations and unit processes for water and waste water treatment. Techniques for the examination of water and waste water quality.Laboratory experiments.
Theory and design of reinforced concrete structures: beams, columns, slabs, walls, and buildings. Current ACI Code provisions for elastic and ultimate design. Laboratory experiments.
Engineering ethics with applications to sustainable civil infrastructure. Ethical responsibilities to public, clients, and employers. Social responsibility and public participation for civil infrastructure.
Water use and wastewater generation. Conveying and distributing water. Wastewater and stormwater conveyance system design. Design of storage structures and other systems for water conservation and water use; open channel flow, closed conduit flow, hydraulic structures, hydraulic power conversion.
Design of steel structural members. Behavior of members and connections. Theoretical and practical considerations in member selection and joint design.
Introduction to transportation engineering and planning as it relates to highways. Characteristics of highway systems: the driver, vehicle and roadway, traffic engineering studies, highway safety, traffic flow fundamentals, capacity and level of service concepts, intersection traffic control, transportation planning and site impact analysis, geometric design of highways.
First of a two-semester course design project sequence. Discussions of the relationship between the owner, architect, consultant, superintendent, construction manager, general contractor and subcontractors. Methods of project delivery, Project concepts through construction, design phases, and project challenges. Leadership, ethics, public policy issues, LEED, and basic business management practices. Oral and written report of preliminary plan.
Advanced pile capacity formulations, buckling, and lateral loading. Mat foundations, finite difference solutions. Foundations on difficult soils. Slope stability; stability of earth dams. Excavations; geotechnical instrumentation.
Selected numerical methods and applications chosen to meet current needs for solving problems in civil engineering.
Design of physical and chemical unit processes and unit operations with an emphasis on water treatment. Design of aeration systems, coagulation and flocculation processes, sedimentation tanks, filtration systems, chemical precipitation processes, ion exchange processes, and disinfection processes. Advanced purification methods including adsorption, reverse osmosis, electro-dialysis, and membrane processes. Treatment and disposal of physiochemical process sludges.
Groundwater in the hydrological cycle, fundamentals of groundwater flow; flow net analysis; steady-state and transient well testing techniques for parameter estimation; multiple well systems; leaky aquifers; sea water intrusion; groundwater investigation; artificial recharge of aquifers, design of wells; subsidence and lateral movement of land surface due to groundwater pumping. Design and computer applications.
Direct stiffness method for the analysis of two-dimensional trusses and frames, equivalent nodal forces, thermal and settlement effects, principle of virtual work, space trusses, grid structures, static condensation, Lagrange multipliers, tapered elements.
Single degree of freedom systems; multi-degree of freedom systems; lumped mass and consistent mass-MDOF beams; free and forced vibrations; earthquake loading; impact and impulsive loads; numerical procedures.
Application of standards, theory, and practice in design of streets and highways. Design of streets and highways including cross section elements, shoulder, and roadside features.
Topics of special interest, which may vary each time course is offered. Topic stated in current Schedule of Classes.
Research on a topic selected by the student and approved by the chair. Repeatable to a maximum of six hours total.
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