Villanova University Courses:


ME 3950 - Heat Transfer

Undergraduate - Fall 2018, Fall 2019, Fall 2020

Topics: introduction to conduction, 1D and 2D steady-state conduction, transient conduction, convection fundamentals, external and internal flow heat transfer, natural convection, heat exchangers, radiation heat transfer.

ME 3100 - Thermodynamics

Undergraduate - Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021

Topics: conservation of mass, the 1st and 2nd laws of thermodynamics, properties of pure substances, entropy, reversible and irreversible processes, device and cycle performance, application to engineering problems such as gas turbine engines, refrigerators, and heat pumps.

Educational Outreach Activities:


Engineering is for Girls!

Grades 4-9

Outreach activity to increase the interest of local girl scouts in Science, Technology and Engineering by creating and presenting stereo 3D flow simulation videos of flying and swimming animals.

© Chengyu Li