CME - Chemical and Materials Engineering

Offered By:
Faculty of Engineering

Below are the courses available from the CME subject code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times

CME 200 - Introduction to Chemical and Materials Engineering View Available Classes

★ 0.5 (fi 2)(FIRST, 1 DAY)

Topics of interest to second year Chemical and Materials Engineering students, with special reference to industries in Alberta, including coverage of elements of ethics, equity, concepts of sustainable development and environmental stewardship, public and worker safety and health considerations including the context of the Alberta Occupational Health and Safety Act. Offered in a single day during the first week of September. Restricted to students registered in the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering.


CME 265 - Process Analysis View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Basic process principles; material and energy balances, transient processes, introduction to computer-aided balance calculations. Prerequisites: ENCMP 100, MATH 102 and CHEM 105. Corequisites: CH E 243 and MATH 209 or equivalent. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 265.


CME 265A - Process Analysis View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Basic process principles; material and energy balances, transient processes, introduction to computer-aided balance calculations. Prerequisites: ENCMP 100, MATH 102 and CHEM 105. Corequisites: CH E 243 and MATH 209 or equivalent. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 265.


CME 265B - Process Analysis View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Basic process principles; material and energy balances, transient processes, introduction to computer-aided balance calculations. Prerequisites: ENCMP 100, MATH 102 and CHEM 105. Corequisites: CH E 243 and MATH 209 or equivalent. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 265.


CME 421 - Mineral Processing View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 8)(FIRST, 3-0-3/2)

Unit operations employed to concentrate minerals including comminution, classification, gravity concentration, froth flotation, thickening, filtering; tailings disposal; marketing of minerals; economics. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained in MAT E 331. Prerequisite: STAT 235 or consent of Instructor.


CME 458 - Special Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-0-7)

Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering. This course is open only to Chemical and Materials Engineering students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater during the previous two academic terms. Variable meeting times. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been earned in CH E 458, 459, MAT E 468 or 469. Prerequisite: consent of the Department.


CME 458A - Special Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-0-7)

Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering. This course is open only to Chemical and Materials Engineering students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater during the previous two academic terms. Variable meeting times. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been earned in CH E 458, 459, MAT E 468 or 469.Prerequisite: consent of the Department.


CME 458B - Special Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-0-7)

Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering. This course is open only to Chemical and Materials Engineering students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater during the previous two academic terms. Variable meeting times. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been earned in CH E 458, 459, MAT E 468 or 469.Prerequisite: consent of the Department.


CME 459 - Special Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-0-7)

Projects in Chemical and Materials Engineering. This course is open only to Chemical and Materials Engineering students with a GPA of 3.0 or greater during the previous two academic terms. Variable meeting times. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been earned in CH E 458, 459, MAT E 468 or 469. Prerequisite: CME 458 and consent of the Department.


CME 472 - Extractive Metallurgy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITHER, 3-1S-0)

Physical and chemical preparation of ore feed. Roasting, briquetting, sintering and pelletizing. Leaching processes and chemicals, kinetics of leaching, ion exchange, activated carbon adsorption, solvent extraction and McCabe-Thiele Diagram. Metal recovery from solutions, electrowinning and electrorefining. Furnaces and fuels, refractories, slags and mattes. Reduction of metal compounds, smelting and converting, pyrometallurgical metal refining. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credits have been obtained in MAT E 430 and MAT E 332. Prerequisites: CME 265, MAT E 341, or consent of the Department.


CME 481 - Colloquium I View Available Classes

★ 1 (fi 3)(EITHER, 1-0-0)

Communication and oral presentations. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: 85 units completed or consent of instructor.


CME 481A - Colloquium I View Available Classes

★ 0.5 (fi 3)(EITH/SP/SU, 1-0-0)

Oral presentations. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: 85 units completed or consent of Instructor. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 481.


CME 481B - Colloquium I View Available Classes

★ 0.5 (fi 3)(EITH/SP/SU, 1-0-0)

Oral presentations. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: 85 units completed or consent of Instructor. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 481.


CME 482 - Fundamentals of Polymers View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 8)(FIRST, 3-1S-0)

Polymerization, molecular weight distribution, molecular weight measurement techniques, isomerism and conformation, rubber elasticity, glass transition, amorphous and crystalline states, crystallization and melting, tensile property, polymer melts and rheology, polymer solutions and blends. May include a tour to a local polymer manufacturer. Prerequisites: STAT 235, CH E 312 and (CH E 343 or MAT E 301 or 340).


CME 483 - Colloquium II View Available Classes

★ 1 (fi 3)(SECOND, 1-0-0)

Oral presentation of technical material. Graded on a pass/fail basis. Prerequisite: CME 481. Credit may not be obtained in this course if previous credit has been obtained for CH E 483.


CME 494 - Special Topics in Chemical and Materials Engineering View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 8)(EITH/SP/SU, 3-1S-0)

Treatment of selected chemical and materials engineering special topics of current interest to staff and students.


CME 600 - Introduction to Research Methods View Available Classes

★ 2 (fi 2)(EITH/SP/SU, 2-0-0)

This course provides an introduction to research methods specific to engineering disciplines. Topics covered include the philosophy of science and engineering, the scientific method, hypothesis-based research, statistical analysis, literature search and review, developing a research plan, research presentation and reporting, and best practices in experimental, theoretical and computational research. Restricted to graduate students in the Faculty of Engineering. Students from departments other than Chemical and Materials Engineering require instructor approval to register.


CME 660 - Advanced Process Data Analytics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Multivariate statistics. Process systems engineering objectives: modeling, estimation, monitoring, control, optimization, and their relationship to data analytics. Feature extraction and dimension reduction, clustering, classification, regression. Nonlinear techniques and analysis of dynamic data. Applications of advanced data analytics in chemical process engineering.


CME 694 - Advanced Topics in Chemical and Materials Engineering View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 3-1S-0)

An advanced treatment of selected chemical and materials engineering topics of current interest to staff and students.


CME 900 - Directed Research View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(VAR, UNASSIGNED)

An engineering project for students registered in a Master of Engineering program


CME 900A - Directed Research View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(VAR, UNASSIGNED)

An engineering project for students registered in a Master of Engineering program.


CME 900B - Directed Research View Available Classes

★ 1.5 (fi 6)(VAR, UNASSIGNED)

An engineering project for students registered in a Master of Engineering program.