LEC #  TOPICS  SUPPLEMENTAL FILES 

1  Introduction (PDF)  
Engineering Economics  
2  Introduction, Time Value of Money, Single Payment Discounting (PDF)  
3  Value, Multipayment Discounting, Nonuniform Cash Flows (PDF)  
4 
Effective Interest Rates (PDF)
Evaluating Alternatives, MARR, PW, AW, IRR 

5  Uncertainty  
6  Comparing Alternatives (PDF)  
7  Dealing with Changing Prices (PDF)  
8  Combining Concepts (PDF)  Class Examples (XLS) 
9  Presentations and Review  
10  Exam 1  
Materials Selection  
11  Concepts of Materials Indices, Software Introduction (Guest lecturer: Jeremy Gregory) (PDF  1.5 MB)  
12  Material and Shape Selection (Guest lecturer: Jeremy Gregory) (PDF)  
13  Process Selection, Inclass Examples (Guest lecturer: Jeremy Gregory) (PDF)  
14  Presentations and Review  
Cost Modeling  
15  Using Cost Models: Concepts and Principles (PDF)  
16  Tackling Variable Costs (PDF)  Pizza Model (XLS) 
17  Modeling Fixed Costs (PDF)  Pizza Model (XLS) 
18  Presentations and Review  
19  Exam 2  
LCA (Life Cycle Assessment)  
20  Introduction: What is the Cost of Materials Usage? (PDF)  
21  An Overview of Life Cycle Assessment (PDF)  
22  Analysis Goal and Scope; Inventory Methods (PDF)  
23  Impact Assessment (PDF)  
24  Presentations and Wrapup 
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