Mario A. Medina, Ph.D., P.E.
ARCE 660- Building Thermal Science ( 3 ) Fall 2014
The fundamentals of moist air processes, air and moisture exchange, and building heat transfer. Determination of heating and cooling loads under steady-state and transient conditions. Prerequisite: ARCE 217, ME 312, and either ME 510, AE 345, CE 330, or C&PE 511, or consent of instructor.
ARCE 350- Architectural Engineering - Building Materials Science ( 3 ) Spring 2014
An introduction to the structural, thermal, electrical, and optical properties of building materials. Manufacturing, testing, integration, and specification of materials with emphasis on commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings. Prerequisite: PHSX 212 and CHEM 184 or CHEM 150, or consent of instructor.
ARCE 663- Architectural Engineering - Energy Management ( 3 ) Spring 2014
Energy usage in commercial buildings and industry, energy auditing methodology, utility analysis, management measures, and economic evaluation are covered. Includes fieldwork. Corequisite: ARCE 660, or consent of instructor.
CE 310- Civil & Envr Engineering - Strength of Materials ( 4 ) Summer 2014
Three one-hour lectures and one two-hour laboratory. Principles of stress and deformation in structures and machines. Prerequisite: CE 201 or ME 201 or CE 301, and MATH 220 or consent of instructor.