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California State University, Long Beach

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (MAE)

*490. Special Topics (3)

  • Prerequisites: Senior standing in engineering and consent of instructor.
  • Selected topics from recent advances in mechanical and aerospace engineering. Content may vary from semester to semester.
  • May be repeated to a maximum of 6 units with different topics. (Lecture-problems 3 hours) Letter grade only (A-F).

G. Mechatronics

  • Prerequisites: EE 211, MATH 370A, and MAE 300; Upper-Division standing or consent of instructor.
  • This lab-based course introduces students to the basic elements of modern mechatronic systems which integrate mechanism, electronics, and computer control to achieve a functional system. Topics covered include: basic electronic components, motors, microcontrollers, D/A and A/D conversion, and motor control.
  • (Lecture-problems 2 hours, Laboratory 3 hours) Letter grade only (A-F).
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Mechanical Engineering (MAE)

Engineering Technology (ET)

Engineering (ENGR)

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*Note: although every effort is made to keep this Web site up to date, you should also consult the printed catalog for official information and program requirements, which may vary depending on the year you enter(ed) the program.

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MAE Upper Division