Course Information

Below is a list of courses that can count as electives for MSE students:

Biomedical Engineering

  • BME-149 Biomechanics
  • BME-153 Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine
  • BME-154 Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • BME-251 Introduction to Biophotonics
  • BME-256 Quantitative Biomaterial Characterization Laboratory I
  • BME-257 Quantitative Biomaterial Characterization Laboratory II

Chemical and Biological Engineering

  • ChBE-111 Thermal-fluid Transport I
  • ChBE-112 Thermal-fluid Transport II
  • ChBE- 121 Principles of Polymerization
  • ChBE-122 Physical Chemistry of Polymers
  • ChBE-140 Surface and Colloid Chemistry
  • ChBE-164 Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine
  • ChBE-173: Clean Energy Technologies and Policy
  • ChBE-175 Electronic Devices for Energy Applications
  • ChBE -202 Chemical and Catalytic Reaction Engineering
  • ChBE-203 Advanced Thermodynamics
  • ChBE-204 Advanced Transport Phenomena


  • CHEM-131 Statistical Thermodynamics
  • CHEM-132 Chemical Kinetics and Dynamics
  • CHEM-135 Biophysical Chemistry
  • CHEM-136 Spectroscopy and Molecular Structure
  • CHEM-141 Instrumental Analysis
  • CHEM-144 Spectroscopic Methods of Analysis
  • CHEM-165 Physical Methods in Inorganic Chemistry
  • CHEM-236 Chemistry of Interfaces

Civil Engineering

  • CEE-122 Solid Mechanics
  • CEE-128 Structural Mechanics
  • CEE-195 Finite Element Analysis
  • CEE-294 Advance Finite Element Analysis

Electrical Engineering

  • EE-113 Semiconductor Devices
  • EE-114 Physics of Solar Cells
  • EE 118 Microwave Semiconductor Devices and Circuits
  • EE-214 Optoelectronic Characterization

Mechanical Engineering

  • ME-103 Micro-fabrication And Design
  • ME-116 Mass Transfer and Phase Transformations in Materials Processing
  • ME-120 Advanced Engineering Materials
  • ME-121 Biomaterials
  • ME-122 Solid Mechanics
  • ME-123 Mechanics of Composite and Heterogeneous Materials
  • ME-125 Manufacturing Processes and Materials Technology
  • ME-127 Theory and Applications of Polymer Materials and Processing
  • ME-128 Structural Mechanics
  • ME-129 Finite Elements
  • ME-221 Advanced Solid Mechanics
  • ME-222 Applied Solid Mechanics
  • ME-293/ CEE-294 Advance Finite Element Analysis


  • PHY-173 Introduction to Solid-state Physics I
  • PHY-174 Introduction to Solid-state Physics II