Module Identifier MAM0760  
Module Title MAJOR PROJECT  
Academic Year 2003/2004  
Co-ordinator Professor Tim Phillips  
Semester Semester 3 (Summer)  
Course delivery Seminars / Tutorials   10 Hours Tutorial.  
Assessment TypeAssessment Length/DetailsProportion
Semester Assessment Project Report: written project report and oral examination100%

Learning outcomes

On completion of this module, students should be able to

Brief description

The major project will be based on an in-depth study of a topic in complex fluids which may include the application of rheology to an industrial flow process such as journal bearing lubrication, wire coating, process modelling of fibre-reinforced materials and extrusion in the food processing industry.


This module will provide students with an opportunity to make an in-depth study of some area of complex fluids. The project will involve a literature review and includetheoretical, experimental or computational work or possibly a combination of these, related to the flow being studied.


This module is at CQFW Level 7