After 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



Compulsory Departmental Courses

MFGE 101 - 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 - 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 105 - Computer Aided Engineering Drawing I
Principles of computers and computer usage, principles of technical drawing, technical sketching and shape description, multiview and sectional projections, 2D drawings using Autocad, an introduction to geometrical and dimensioning tolerancing and surface marks

MFGE 106 - Computer Aided Engineering Drawing II
Part design and principals of surface design. Drafting of part design, dimensioning and tolerances. Fundamentals of assembly design and bill of materials

MFGE 201 - 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 - 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 - Manufacturing Processes
Mechanical properties of materials, metal casting, mechanical deformation processes (bulk and sheet forming), machining and joining operations, polymer processing, powder metallurgy

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 - 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 - 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 - Theory of Manufacturing Technology I (Metal Forming)
Plasticity theory and metal forming. Metalurgical considerations. Cold, warm and hot forming. Extrusion, forging, wire drawing and deep drawing.

MFGE 305 - 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 - Machine Elements
2-D and 3-D stress analysis. Static failure criteria, factor of safety. Fatigue Failure criteria, S-N curves, stress concentration. Design of shafts and detachable joints. Design of threaded fasteners and power screws. Design of rolling contact bearings. Power transmission. Design of gear drives, spur gears, helical gears. Design of belt drives. Design of springs. Machine elements in engineering drawings.

MFGE 307 - Theory of Manufacturing Technology II (Metal Cutting)
Machine tools and machining operations, mechanics of metal cutting, temperatures in metal cutting, tool life and tool wear, economics of metal cutting operations, tool life for minimum cost, minimum production time, optimum conditions, machining at maximum efficiency, facing operations and operations with interrupted cuts, cutting fluids, surface roughness, chip control, machine tool vibrations

MFGE 310 - Finite Element Analysis for Manufacturing (Practical Aspects)
Direct Approach, Plane strain, plane stress and axisymmetric problems, principal of virtual work based formulation for 2D problems, FEM for heat transfer problems.

MFGE 312 - Statistical Analysis and Instrumentation
Basic concepts, Analysis of Experimental Data, Working principles of Basic Electrical Measurements and Sensing devices

MFGE 315 - Heat and Mass Transfer
Basics of heat transfer, conduction, convection, radiation and mass transfer

MFGE 316 - Theory of Manufacturing Technology III (Casting and Powder Metallurgy)
Fundamentals of casting, Solidification of pure metals, solidification of alloys, riser and runner design, feeding distance calculations, Bernoulli equations and sprue design, mold materials, casting problems and defects

MFGE 399 - Summer Practice I
Introduction, Manufacturing processes, practice

MFGE 401 - Capstone Project I: Product and Process Design
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. Open ended capstone term projects will be assigned to the teams of students to practice engineering design.

MFGE 402 - Capstone II: Manufacturing System Design
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. Open ended capstone term projects will be assigned to the teams of students to practice engineering design.

MFGE 403 - Tool and Die Design
Introduction, definitions of jigs and fixtures, types of fixtures, design and manufacturing of jigs and fixtures, FE analysis of loading and stress analysis of jigs during processes.

MFGE 404 - Computer Integrated Manufacturing
Introduction, Computer Aided Design (CAD) Systems, Computer Aided Graphical Modelling, CAD Data Bases, 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 Manufacturing Systems( FMS )

MFGE 499 - Summer Practice II
Introduction, Manufacturing processes, practice.

Technical Elective Courses

MFGE 405 - Rapid Prototyping
Overview of rapid prototyping and automated fabrication technologies, injection molding, rapid prototyping technologies, the underlying material science, generating CAD models suitable for automated fabrication, secondary processing

MFGE 406 - Joining Technologies
Stress analysis, static and fatigue failure criteria for joined structures. Design methods for mechanical fastening, welding and adhesive bonding. Manufacturing of joints (i.e. installation of fasteners, application on adhesive on substrates). Maintenance of joints (e.g. corrosion protection, inspection, etc.)

MFGE 412 - Introduction to Optimization
Introduction to optimization, Graphical optimization, Least squares regression, Linear and non-linear programming, Numerical techniques, Unconstrained and constrained optimization, Global optimization (genetic algorithm), Applications.

MFGE 418 - 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 residual stresses analyses for basic structural members.

MFGE 420 - Project Management in Manufacturing Engineering
This course improves an ability to formulate problems, modeling, selection of solution algorithm for models and also computer assisted model solving and test. Detailed problem solutions for companies could be used and explained in class for providing the aim of understanding the application methods for project management.

MFGE 426 - Manufacturing of Automobiles
Manufacturing techniques used in Automobile industry, automobile parts and manufacturing methods – cast parts, machined parts, parts produced by metal forming, sheet deformation processes, polymers and composite parts -, assembly, welded parts and welding techniques, production lines, design of automobile parts considering production.

MFGE 432 - 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

MFGE 433 - Residual Stresses in Manufacturing
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.

MFGE 434 - Distortion Engineering
Distortion, Distortion Potential, Distortion Potential Carriers, Compensation Potential, Production step Based solutions, Intelligent Process Chain Design, Predictive Methods, Use of In-situ Measurement Techniques and Adaptive Process Control

MFGE 478 - Production Plant Design
Introduction, Fundamentals of design and CAD, Manufacturing systems (CAD/CAM, FMS and 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 and Development

MFGE 481 - 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 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 156 - 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 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.

COMPE 102 - 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.

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.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

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

MATH 157 - 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