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Aerospace Engineering

Designing things that move: Airplanes, rockets, satellites, cars, boats, etc.

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AE Info Sheet
AE Curriculum
AeroDesign Team Test Flight

Astronautical Engineering

Structures, Systems and vehicles designed for outside of the earth's atmosphere. Rocket Scientists 

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ASTE Info Sheet
ASTE Curriculum

Rocket Propulsion Lab

Biomedical Engineering

Living systems and technology (i.e., Biotechnology): medical devices like pacemakers, prosthetics, CAT scans, drug delivery systems, great pre-med major, etc.

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BME Info Sheet
BME Curriculum
Dr. Loeb's BION Project
Dr. Mel's Neuron Modeling Research
Dr. Shung's Transducer Research
Dr. Grzywacz's Retina Research

Chemical Engineering

Design large-scale chemical processes like chemical plants, petroleum, and pharmaceuticals, pollution controls; also, nanotechnology, energy, and advanced materials like composites used in automobiles, spacecraft, medical applications, fuel-cells, etc.

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CHE Info Sheet
CHE Curriculum
Research Symposium: Stem Cells for Gene Therapy
About the Mork Dept of CHEMS
Dr. Andrea Armani's Biosensor Reseach
Undergraduate Research I
Undergraduate Research II

Civil Engineering

Design and build infrastructure such as buildings, bridges, roads, waste and water treatment, harbors, etc, also cleaning up environmental problems.

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CE Info Sheet
CE Curriculum
About the Sonny Astani Dept.

Computer Science & Engineering

Programming, software, also multimedia, artificial intelligence, robotics, video games, etc.

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CSCI Info Sheet
CSCI Curriculum
Robotics Demo: Bubblebot
Game Pipe Promo: Artemis Chronicle
Professor Maja Mataric's Socially Assistive Robot
Dr. Wei-Min Shen's Caterpillar
Game Pipe Laboratory

Electrical Engineering

Design electronic devices, circuits, communications, energy, computer hardware, etc.

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EE Info Sheet
EE Curriculum
USC Robotics: Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
Lecture: The Viterbi Algorithm
History of the Ming Hsieh EE Dept

Environmental Engineering

Improving the world around us through social, political, and scientific means. Solving air, water, noise and soil pollution problems through newer, more effective technology.

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ENE Info Sheet
ENE Curriculum
Illumin: Phytoremediation
Tsunami Research Center Simulations

Industrial & Systems Engineering

A technical approach to business that includes applied statistics, simulation, economics, management, etc. ISE also works on improving efficiency and systems of all kinds such as factories, Disneyland queues, rapid prototyping, etc.

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ISE Info Sheet
ISE Curriculum
Class Project: 3D Measurement using Wii Controllers
Berok Khoshnevis Contour Crafting Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Design mechanical “Things” of all kinds: engines, gears, robots, rocket components, printers, etc. Anything with a moving part involves ME.

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ME Info Sheet
ME Curriculum

AME 101 Spaghetti Bridge Competion



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