Frank Potter's Science Gems - Engineering

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ENGINEERING SUBCATEGORIES


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ENGINEERING



I. Engineering - Techniques: Measurement and Scientific Investigation



Grades K - 8

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


II. Engineering - Mathematical Methods


Subcategories include: Graphing, Vectors, Applied Algebra, Applied Calculus, Differential Equations, Tensors, Symmetries.

Grades K - 8

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


III. Aerospace


Subcategories include: Planes, Spacecraft, Images from Space, Space Science Lesson Plans, Aerodynamics - wing analysis, Delta Clipper Single Stage Orbit

Grades K - 8

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


IV. Chemical / Environmental Engineering


Subcategories include: Growth rates on Molecular synthesis, Substrates, Adsorption, Biochemical pathways, Petrochemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Food chemistry, Chemical cleanup, Water treatment.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


V. Civil Engineering


Subcategories include: Structures, Earthquake engineering, Water resources, Risk analysis, Large-scale systems, Transportation planning, Traffic control, Soil mechanics, Material strength, Hydraulic systems, Transport phenomena, Numerical techniques, Reliability.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


VI. Control / Electrical Engineering


Subcategories include: System feedback, Dynamic control, Safety, Integrated systems, Discrete systems, Mechanical control, Electrical control, Stability, Machine sensing mechanisms, Analog and digital signal analysis, Logic and signals.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


VII. Industrial Engineering


Subcategories include: Industrial machinery, Large-scale systems, Monitoring processes, Process logistics, Distributed systems.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


VIII. Materials Engineering


Subcategories include: Metallurgy, Biomaterials, Designer methods, Plastics, Ceramics Composites.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


IX. Mechanical Engineering


Subcategories include: Manufacturing processes, Heat transfer, Fluids, Vibrations, Geometrical modeling, Combustion technology, Robotics, Linear systems.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


X. Nuclear Engineering


Subcategories include: Nuclear reactors, Energy conversion, Reactor products, Material analysis, Fusion research, Safety concerns.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


XI. Power Engineering


Subcategories include: Hydroelectric plants, Wind energy, High voltage transmission, Electrical networks, Motors and Generators, Coal/oil power, Automobiles, Efficiency.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


XII. Software Engineering


Subcategories include: Computers operating systems, Program reliability, Application programs, Serial and parallel computation, Artificial intelligence, Communication security.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


XIII. Technical Ceramics


Subcategories include: Physical properties, Limitations to design, Thermodynamics, Structural strength, Electrical properties, Composites, Cost/benefits.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


XIV. Computers/Internet


Subcategories include: Microprocessors, Serial and Parallel systems, Memory, I/O transfer, Peripheral control, Communication rates, Time sharing, Video display, Software compatability.

"MINIMUM" Level: 6th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: 9th Grade

"MINIMUM" Level: university

"MINIMUM" Level: graduate


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