Before September 2012's Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Technical Elective Courses

Service Courses Given to Other Departments

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

MFGE Graduate Elective Courses



Compulsory Departmental Courses

MFGE 101-old - Fundamentals of Engineering
Introduction, Historical Development of Science/Engineering and Industry, Definitions and Methodologies of Engineering and Science, Functions of Engineers, Roles and Types of Engineers, Engineering, Society and Environment, Engineering and Mathematics, Safety in Engineering, Design and Applications in Engineering, Research and Technology in Engineering, Engineering Education and Communications, Engineering Ethics, Engineering and Computers, Visits to Laboratories and/or Factories

MFGE 102-old - Fundamentals of Product Design and Manufacturing Engineering
Introduction – History of Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Education, Design and Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering and Product Life Cycle, Manufacturing Processes and Technology, Case studies in Manufacturing Engineering, Research topics and Development Trends in Manufacturing

MFGE 104 - Computer Aided Engineering Drawing
Part design and principals of surface design. Drafting of part design, dimensioning and tolerances. Fundamentals of assembly design and bill of materials

MFGE 201-old - Engineering Mechanics I
General principles of mechanics and vectors. Force vectors. Equilibrium of a particle: 2 and 3 dimensional problems. Force system resultants. Equilibrium of rigid bodies: 2 and 3 dimensional problems. Analysis of trusses and frames: Internal forces. Shear and moment diagrams. Friction. Center of gravity and moments of inertia. Virtual work principle.

MFGE 202-old - Principles of Engineering Design
Auxiliary part design and surface design. Assembly design and bill of materials. Screw threads, threaded fasteners. Keys, springs, locking devices. Gears and cams. Drafting, dimensioning and tolerances. Introduction to linear finite elements analysis in Catia. Center of gravity and moment of inertia calculations, simple solid mechanics problems.

MFGE 204 - Engineering Mechanics II
General principles. Kinematics of particles. Rectilinear motion. Curvilinear motion: analysis in normal and tangential coordinates, analysis in polar coordinates. Relative motion analysis of particles. Kinetics of a particle: force, mass and acceleration; work and energy principles; impulse and momentum, impact.. Planar kinematics of a rigid body: relative motion analysis. Mass moment of inertias. Kinetics of rigid bodies: force and acceleration, energy and work, impulse and momentum.

MFGE 205-old - Manufacturing Processes
Mechanical properties of materials, metal casting, mechanical deformation processes, machining and joining operations, polymer processing, powder metallurgy, electronic material processing

MFGE 212 - Solid Mechanics
Stress and strains in Solids, Material Properties, Axial Members, Torsion Members, Bending, Transverse Shear, Shear Flow, Combined Loadings, Plane Stress Transformations, Beam Displacement.

MFGE 214-old - Introduction to Thermofluids
Energy Transfer, Properties of substances. Laws of thermodynamics,entropy. Bernouilli and energy equations

MFGE 299 - Manufacturing Engineering Orientation
Introduction, Manufacturing processes, practice, technical trips.

MFGE 301-old - Numerical Methods
Modeling, Truncation and rounding errors. Taylor series. Roots of equations: Bracketing and Open methods. Matrices. Solutions of linear algebraic equations; Gauss elimination and decomposition methods. Special matrices and methods for matrix inversion. Solutions of nonlinear system of equations. Curve fitting; least square approximation, Interpolation. Numerical differentiation and integration.

MFGE 303-old - Theory of Manufacturing Technology I
Basic theory of plasticity and metal forming. Hot and cold rolling of strip materials. Theory of extrusion, forging, wire drawing and deep drawing.

MFGE 304-old - Theory of Manufacturing Technology II
Theory of casting process. Machine tools and machining operations. Mechanics of metal cutting. Temperatures in metal cutting. Tool life and tool wear. Cutting fluids and surface roughness. Economics of metal cutting. Machine tool vibrations. Solidification of metals, riser and gate design, metal fluidity, mold materials and design, mechanism of cutting processes, friction and tool wear in cutting, economics of cutting, CNC techniques.

MFGE 305-old - Machine Theory
Introduction to mechanisms: basic concepts, mobility, basic types of mechanisms. Position, velocity and acceleration analysis of linkages. Cam mechanisms. Gear trains. Static and dynamic force analysis of mechanisms. Introduction to vibrations.

MFGE 306-old - Machine Elements
Stress concentration, factor of safety, theories of failure for ductile and brittle materials. Fatigue design criteria under mean and combined stresses. Design of shafts. Design of permanent joints; riveted joints, welded joints. Design of detachable joints, bolted joints, power screws, keys, splines, pins, rings. Design of springs. Friction, wear and lubrication; their types, systems of lubrication. Criteria for the selection of bearing type. Design of sliding bearings; Journal and thrust bearings. Antifriction bearings; their types, selection criteria and calculation procedure. Power transmission; Prime mover characteristics and types. Design of gear drives; spur gears, helical gears, bevel gears, worm gears and special gears. Design of couplings, clutches and brakes. Design of belt drives; flat belts, V-belts. Design of chain drives and rope drives.

MFGE 308-old - Automation and Instrumentation
Characterizing physical systems through ordinary differential equations-time constant, natural frequency and damping ratio. Resonance, damping and vibration isolation. System concepts open and closed loop. Transfer functions and block diagrams. Dynamic modeling of automation elements including amplifier, motor and load components. Transient response and stability. Performance criteria. Methods of control system analysis, including frequency domain techniques. Measurement systems, elements and sensors; static characteristics, accuracy, signals and conditioning, flow measurement. Optical measurement. Ultrasonic measurement. Data acquisition. Drive system technology: Hydraulic, electric and pneumatic drives. Programming methods: Robots, PLCs and advanced techniques. CAD methods. Kinematics: Spatial descriptions. Manipulator kinematics and inverse manipulator kinematics. Homogenous transforms. Denavit-Hartenberg notation for the description of robot mechanisms-joint parameters, link parameters. Link transformations (A matrices). Jabobians: velocities and static forces. Transformation equations. OLP and kinematic simulation. Trajectory generation and interpolation. Kinematic control of robots and machine tools and incorporation of sensory data. Application of internal and external kinematic control and dynamic control. Actuator space, joint space and cartesian space. Dynamics: Position control and force control of manipulators. Servo drive technology. Classical control and compensation techniques. Digital and analogue control. Dynamic simulation. Control system considerations for point to point and contouring.

MFGE 314 - Heat and Mass Transfer
Vector and Tensor Notations, equations of change for isothermal systems, energy transport, mass transport

MFGE 399-old - Summer Practice I

MFGE 401-old - Capstone I: Product and Process Design
Introduction to advanced production systems. Basic process issues. Assembly of compliant parts. The strategic approach to product design. Technical aspects of product design.

MFGE 403-old - Tool and Die Design
Introduction. Tools used in manufacturing. Jig and fixture design. Die design for sheet metal work. Die design for forming and extrusion. Die design for injection molding. Computer aided die design applications. Techniques used in tool manufacturing. Tool economy.

MFGE 499-old - Summer Practice II

MFGE402 - Capstone Project II
Review of engineering design concepts; phases of engineering design, feasibility study, preliminary design, and detail design; design for X; presentation tools for engineering design; types of engineering design; modeling of engineering design; case studies.

MFGE404 - Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Introduction, computer aided design (CAD) systems, computer aided graphical modeling, CAD databases, computer aided manufacturing (CAM) systems, computer aided process Planning (CAPP) systems, robotic systems, group technology and cellular manufacturing systems, automated material handling systems, automated inspection systems, flexible manufacturi

Technical Elective Courses

MFGE418 - Advanced Strength of Materials
Analysis of stress and strain, principle stresses and strains, generalized Hooke's law, strain energy, yield and failure criteria, plane strain and plane stress problems, airy stress function, unsymmetrical bending of beams and shear center, torsion of noncircular cross sections, Prandtl?s membrane analogy, energy methods, plastic deformation and r

MFGE432 - Polymer Processing
Introduction to polymer processing; the nature of plastics and rubbers; morphology and structuring of polymers; additives; surface properties; thermodynamic properties of polymers; melting and mixing; die forming, polymer extrusion, molding processes, manufacture of tires and other rubber products, composite manufacturing, pultrusion.

MFGE433 - Residual Stresses
Residual stresses, measurement techniques, sources of residual stresses, development of residual stresses based on the manufacturing method, effect of residual stresses on subsequent manufacturing processes, effect of residual stresses on service performance and failure.

MFGE478 - Production Plant Design
Introduction, fundamantals of design and CAD, manufacturing systems (CAD/CAM, FMS, CIM), market survey and plant location, plant layout, process analysis, quantity and quality planning and controlling for production, process and machine selection, materials handling, storage types, safety regulations, maintenance, environmental factors, research an

MFGE481 - Nanofabrication
Fabrication of metallic nanomaterials, manufacturing of carbon based nanostructures, nanostructured systems from low-dimensional building blocks, characterization techniques and manufacturing methods, proximity effect.

Service Courses Given to Other Departments

MFGE 203 - Statics and Strength of Materials
General principles of mechanics and vectors. Force vectors. Equilibrium of a particle. Equilibrium of rigid bodies. Analysis of trusses and frames. Internal forces. Shear and moment diagrams. Concepts of stress and strain. Axial loading, torsion, bending, transverse shear. Deflections with simple loading. Combined loadings, Mohr’s circle.

MFGE 206 - Manufacturing Processes
Mechanical properties of materials, metal casting, mechanical deformation processes, machining and joining operations, polymer processing, powder metallurgy, electronic material processing

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

CHEM 102 - General Chemistry
By the 2016-2017 Fall Semester, this course has been replaced by CEAC 105.

CMPE101 - Introduction to Computers and Programming
Basics of information systems, computer software, computer hardware: CPU, memory units, and I/O devices, internet and networking, basic programming concepts, hands-on experience of application software and internet through laboratory sessions.

CMPE102 - Computer Programming
Programming concepts: data types, arithmetic expressions, assignment statements; input/output functions; library functions; selection and repetition statements; user-defined functions; arrays and strings.

EE 234 - Introduction to Electrical Engineering
Scope of electrical engineering. Basic definitions, electric circuits/machinery fundamentals. Electronic devices/circuits, diode and transistor circuits/power suppliers. Digital circuits and systems, memories and microprocessors concept. Power devices and power electronics elements, power control circuits.

ENG 113 - Academic Listening and Note-Taking
Preparation for academic lecture comprehension and note-taking skills; paragraph writing over evaluating, organizing, and predicting information. Getting familiar with a diverse range of topics comprising native academic English. Recognising and comprehending organizational plans. Retaining the use vocabulary by arguing inferred information.

ENG101 - English for Academic Purposes I
ENG101 consists of academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. In this frame, listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology are some of the important activities.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II
ENG102 elaborates on academic skills such as reading comprehension, listening, class discussions about the topic of the unit, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. It also includes research assignments and response paper and graph writing. Skills like listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, portfolio keeping and use of technology are elaborated in this course, as well.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III
The course consists of mainly advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author’s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay. Some parts of the input are in flipped learning mode.

ENG204 - Report Writing Skills
This course includes research-based report writing skills. The content includes types of reports and models; the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format. Flipped learning method is utilised to a great extent.

HIST101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

IE 220 - Probability and Statistics
Introduction to probability and statistics. Random variables and probability distributions. Expected value. Sampling distributions. One and two sample estimation problems. Test of hypotheses. Simple linear regression.

IE 305 - Engineering Economic Analysis
Economic analysis for engineering and managerial decision-making. Cash flows, effect of time and interest rate on money and physical assets. Methods of evaluating alternatives: present worth, future worth, annual worth, rate-of-return and benefit/cost ratios. Depreciation and taxes. Effects of inflation.

MATE 207 - Introduction to Materials Engineering
Historical perspective and classification of materials. Atomic structure and theory. Bonding in solids. The structure of crystalline solids. Fundamental mechanical properties of materials. Phase diagrams. Thermal processing of metal alloys. Properties and use of ceramics, glasses and composites. Material selection. Design and economical considerations.

MATE 320 - Engineering Materials

MATH157 - Extended Calculus I
Preliminaries, Limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Applications of Derivatives, L'Hopital’s Rule, Integration, Applications of Integrals, Integrals and Transcendental Functions, Integration Techniques, and Improper Integrals, Sequences.

MATH158 - Extended Calculus II
Infinite Series, Vectors in the plane and Polar Coordinates. Vectors and Motions in Space, Multivariable Functions and Their Derivatives, Multiple Integrals: Double Integrals, Areas, Double Integrals in Polar Coordinates, Triple Integrals in Rectangular, Cylindrical and Spherical Coordinates, Line Integrals, Independence of path, Green’s Theorem.

MATH275 - Linear Algebra
Linear Equations and Matrices, Real Vector Spaces, Inner Product Spaces, Linear Transformations and Matrices, Determinants, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors.

MATH276 - Differential Equations
First Order, Higher Order Linear Ordinary Differential Equations, Series Solutions of Differential Equations, Laplace Transforms, Linear Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations, Fourier Analysis and Partial Differential Equations.

ORY 400 - Participation in Social and Cultural Activities
Students must attend at least one social/cultural activity in each semester or at least two activities in each academic year. The activities are announced on the webpage of the departments. The students get an attendance certificate for the participation of each activity. To get a passing grade from this course, students should submit these certificates to their advisors.

PHYS 101 - General Physics I
Measurement; Motion Along a Straight Line; Vectors; Motion in Two and Three Dimensions; Force and Motion I; Force and Motion II; Kinetic Energy and Work; Potential Energy and Conservation of Energy; Center of Mass and Linear Momentum; Rotation; Rolling, Torque, and Angular Momentum; Equilibrium and Elasticity.

PHYS 102 - General Physics II
Electric Charge; Electric Fields; Gauss' Law; Electric Potential; Capacitance; Current and Resistance; Circuits; Magnetic Fields; Magnetic Field due to Currents; Induction and Inductance

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts

MFGE Graduate Elective Courses

MFGE 505 - Practical Finite Elements (Linear Finite Element)
Introduction, background and application of finite elements; direct approach for discrete systems; strong and weak forms for one-dimensional problems; approximation of trial solutions, weight functions and Gauss quadrature for one-dimensional problems; finite element formulation for one-dimensional problems; finite element formulation for vector field problems-linear elasticity; plane strain/plane stress and axisymmetric problems, displacement based element formulation, the concept of isoparametric formulation; performance of displacement based elements and volumetric locking; reduced selective integration.