CEE 493 - Sustainable Design Eng Tech
Last offered Fall 2021
Quantitative sustainable design (QSD) and how to navigate engineering decision-making. Economic (life cycle costing, techno-economic assessment) and environmental (life cycle assessment, LCA) sustainability assessments, and how to link these tools to design decisions under uncertainty. Design of engineered technologies individually and in teams, with special attention to water infrastructure and bioenergy production. Semester-long design project that includes components from two of the following three CEE sub-disciplines: environmental, hydraulic, geotechnical. Course Information: 4 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite: CEE 340 or Graduate Standing.