Latest Curriculum Updates!

Program Planning Sheets

10/25/13

  • Junior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf
  • Senior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf

3/27/13

3/22/12

  • Professor Uday Pal upal@bu.edu is now the Concentration Coordinator for Energy Technologies
  • Professor Roberto Paiella rpaiella@bu.edu is the coordinator for Nanotechnology

10/23/12

  • Senior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf
  • Junior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf

10/16/12

4/23/12

  • ME 345 is no longer a pre-req for the following courses:
    • ME 420
      ENG ME 420 – Supply Chain Engineering
      Emphasizes the integration of product design with the process of delivering products to customers. Review of manufacturing processes for process automation. Supply chain configuration and flow balancing. Seamless introduction of new products. Process reengineering and lean manufacturing techniques in established supply chains. Design of decision support systems. (Formerly ENG MN 420)
    • ME 510
      ENG ME 510 – Production Systems Analysis
      Operations research and dynamic systems methods applied in modeling, analysis, and control of production systems. Inventory analysis and control for single and multi-item systems based on deterministic and stochastic demand models. Demand forecasting. Supply chain management. Machine, flow shop and job shop scheduling, project scheduling with PERT and CPM. Production control methods: MRP, MRP-II, Just-in-Time, and Kanban. (Formerly ENG MN 510

4/4/12

  • ME Concentration Courses Offered Summer I 2012 and Fall 2012 pdf
  • Sophomore Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf

4/3/12

  • Juniors: Essential information regarding course registration for ME 460 in the Fall 2012 pdf

3/29/12

  • Junior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf
  • Important information for students planning to take ME 359 in Fall 2012: Students must take their lecture and lab section with the same professor.

11/8/11

  • Junior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf

4/20/11

  • MFG Junior Town Hall Meeting Important Information pdf
  • AE Junior Town Hall Meeting Important Information pdf
  • Important Information for MFG Class of 2012: students who did not take ME 266 will be able to substitute ENG ME 510 plus any other 2 credit course (not including PDP’s) for ENG ME 266 plus the Systems Elective
  • Junior MFG Concentrators: may take combination of ME 560/495 for ME 413/414

4/6/11

  • ME Junior Town Hall Meeting Important Information pdf
  • Sophomore Town Hall Meeting Important Information pdf
  • 2010-2011 Senior Project List pdf

3/3/11

  • Important Aerospace Concentration Updates pdf
  • Sophomores may now take EK 307 or EK 301 first semester sophomore year
  • ME 366 is a prerequisite to ME 310
  • EK 102 is a prerequisite to ME 302

1/13/11

  • ME 308 will be offered for the last time Spring 2011
  • ME 307 will be offered for the last time Spring 2011

10/18/10

  • New course: EC470 Sensors in Space offered Spring 2011.  It will be accepted as an Aero concentration elective.
  • ME 308, EC 381, BE 200, and EK 500 cannot be taken in addition to ME 366 for credit because of the overlap of material in these courses.

4/1/10

  • Important ME 407 Information ME407 Changes pdf

3/31/10

  • The time of ME 407 for Fall 2010 has been changed from TR 6-8pm to TR 4-6pm

3/25/10

  • New Course: ME 500 Special Topics: Engineering Mathematics – Mathematical methods and concepts applied to the modeling and solution of engineering problems. Vector calculus, complex variables and partial differential equations. 4 credits. Prereq: Multivariate Calculus; Ordinary differential equations (CAS MA 226); or instructor approval. Day & TIme: Tues and Thurs 2-4 pm.
  • ME 415 Product Design: the prerequisites are being relaxed so that this course can be taken by any ME senior. The only prerequisite is some CAD experience, either in ME 407 or the combination of ME 311 and ME 312.

3/23/10

  • The time of ME 310 for Fall 2010 has been changed from MW 4-6pm to MW 8-10am

3/19/10

  • Junior Town Hall Meeting Informational Slides pdf
  • ME 407 offered Summer I cannot count towards your degree, it is not the same course content as the version starting in the Fall 2010

3/5/10

  • ME 407 cannot be counted as an Advanced Elective if you have already taken ME 311 and ME 312 starting Fall 2010
  • The time of ME 415 for Fall 2010 has been changed from TR 12-2pm to TR 10-12 pm

2/12/10

  • Important Information for AE Class of 2012 studying abroad during the Fall 2010 pdf

12/16/09

  • New Course: ME 321 Introduction to Aerospace Engineering (beginning Fall 2010)
  • New Course: ME 366 Probability and Statistics for Mechanical Engineers (beginning Fall 2010)

12/4/09

  • Change in math and junior level design course on AE 2012 Program Planning Sheet
  • AE, MFG, and ME is now accepting SMG SI 480 as a Technical/Advanced Elective
  • AE, MFG, and ME have expanded Technical/Advanced Elective structure to accept all 300 level and above Engineering Courses,  additionally other math and natural science courses will still be acceptable by petition

11/20/09

  • ME366 will be replacing BE 200 on 2012 ME Program Planning Sheet
  • ME 202 will be offered for the last time Spring 2010
  • ME 201 and ME 202 will be replaced by ME 321 starting Fall 2010
  • ME 266 will be offered for the last time Spring 2010
  • ME 311 and ME 312 will be offered for the last time Spring 2010 and replaced by ME 407 starting Fall 2010
  • ME 400 will be offered for the last time Spring 2010 and replaced by two 2 credit math courses (EK 102 & ME 366)
  • ME 308 will be offered for the last time Spring 2011
  • ME 307 will be offered for the last time Spring 2011