Loyola University Maryland

Department of Physics

Mechanical Engineering Focus

Suggestions for the Mechanical Engineering Focus are as follows:

(Please discuss with advisor or department chair. This focus is also preparation for graduate work in aerospace engineering)

  • CH 101 General Chemistry I (3 cr.) and
  • CH 105 General Chemistry Lab I (1 cr.)
  • EG 301 Statics (3 cr.)
  • EG 351 Introduction to Engineering Materials (3 cr.) and
  • EG 051 Materials Science Lab (1 cr.)
  • EG 420 Solid Mechanics (3 cr.) (Lab is optional)
  • EG 421 Fluid Mechanics

Additional course to be determined by the physics department chair. For example:

  • EG 422 Heat and Mass Transfer (3 cr.)
  • EG 424 Mechanical Design (3 cr.)
  • EG 426 Computer-Aided Simulation and Design (3 cr.)
  • EG 441 Engineering Systems Analysis (3 cr.)
Inge Heyer
Faculty

Inge Heyer, Ph.D.

According to Dr. Heyer, Loyola’s core curriculum prepares students to be great problem solvers in physics—and as young professionals

Physics