TM - Technology Management

Sandy Lieske, Program Coordinator, Engineering Management and Technology Management Programs (322 E Front Street, Boise, ID 83702; 208/364-4568; Lieske@uidaho.edu; www.uidaho.edu/engr/technologymanagement).

TM 500 Master's Research and Thesis

TM 500 Master's Research and Thesis (cr arr)

TM 502 Directed Study

TM 502 (s) Directed Study (cr arr)

TM 504 Special Topics

TM 504 (s) Special Topics (cr arr)

TM 505 Professional Development

TM 510 Engineering and Technology Management Fundamentals

TM 510 Engineering and Technology Management Fundamentals (3 cr)

See EM 510.

TM 512 Fundamental Concepts of Nuclear Science

TM 512 Fundamental Concepts of Nuclear Science (3 cr)

Fundamental concepts of nuclear science and engineering technologies: nuclear radiations (origin, detection & measurement, shielding & health physics), the chart of the nuclides, the neutron (life cycle, multiplication & criticality, cross sections, fission, activation), nuclear fuel cycles (fuels, reactors and waste streams), and basic reactor behavior.

Prereq: Permission

TM 513 Nuclear Criticality Safety

TM 513 Nuclear Criticality Safety (3 cr)

In-depth overview of nuclear criticality safety including nuclear physics, fission and neutron multiplication, moderation and reflection of neutrons, criticality issues in the fuel cycle, critical experiments and sub-critical limits, calculations of criticality, nuclear criticality safety practices, case studies, incident reporting and recovery, emergency procedures, and nuclear regulations and standards.

Prereq: Permission

TM 514 Nuclear Safety

TM 514 Nuclear Safety (3 cr)

An in-depth technical study of safety issues within the nuclear fuel cycle and within various reactor types. Evaluation methods, system disturbances, safety criteria, containment, NRC licensing, and codes for safety analysis will be presented. Case studies of reactor accidents and corrective measures included.

Prereq: Permission

TM 515 Advanced Topics in Engineering Management

TM 515 (s) Advanced Topics in Engineering Management (2-9 cr, max 9)

See EM 515.

TM 516 Nuclear Rules and Regulations

TM 516 Nuclear Rules and Regulations (3 cr)

An in-depth examination of nuclear regulatory agencies; major nuclear legislation; current radiation protection standards and organizational responsibility for their implementation.

Prereq: Permission

TM 523 Industrial Safety Applications

TM 523 Industrial Safety Applications (3 cr)

Application of engineering science to safety problems; static and dynamic forces on structures, pressure systems; effects of temperature, chemicals, fatigue, and other agencies on strength of materials; use of vectors in engineering analysis.

TM 525 Emergency Management and Planning

TM 525 Emergency Management and Planning (3 cr)

A study of the basic principles in emergency management and planning in the United States. This course is not directed at any particular type of hazard, but the processes and considerations of planning for all-hazards along with the basics of generic protective actions and the planning concepts supporting effective protective action recommendations.

TM 526 Community Emergency Planning

TM 526 Community Emergency Planning (3 cr)

A study of the theory and practice of community emergency planning. The Citizen Corps, Principles of Emergency Planning, and CERT programs will be studied. Cases are studied in order to assist students in understanding the management and leadership complexity associated with modern emergencies and disasters. Recommended Preparation: TM 525.

TM 528 Accident Investigation

TM 528 Accident Investigation (3 cr)

In-depth examination and implementation of system safety concepts, principles, and methods; development of skills in accident investigation, audit and appraisal, operational readiness, and system safety analysis and review. Recommended Preparation: IndT 442.

TM 529 Risk Assessment

TM 529 Risk Assessment (3 cr)

In-depth evaluation and analysis techniques used to determine the risk of industrial, process, nuclear, and aviation industries; fault tree analysis; human reliability analysis; failure mode and effect analysis.

TM 533 Chemical Hazards

TM 533 Chemical Hazards (3 cr)

Emergency responders can encounter a wide range of chemical hazards. Topics include information on interpreting hazardous chemical labels and Material Safety Data Sheets and the relationship between those two methods of hazard communication. Acute and chronic effects of hazardous chemicals to which responders may be exposed will be discussed. Recommended Preparation: TM 525.

TM 534 Biological Hazards

TM 534 Biological Hazards (3 cr)

Emergency responders can encounter a wide range of biological hazards. The objectives of this course are to understand the nature of biological hazards and how to control them. The biological hazards to be discussed are Bacteria, Viruses, Fungi/Molds, Protozoa, Prions â€" infectious proteins, Biological Toxins. Recommended Preparation: TM 525.

TM 535 Radiation Detection and Measurement

TM 535 Radiation Detection and Measurement (3 cr)

This course is designed to provide in-depth understanding of nuclear radiations with focus on detection, measurement and health physics. Students will learn how to select the proper detector given the energy and type of radiation measured; analyze the results of counting experiments to calculate errors, uncertainties, and energy spectra; and to perform radiation measurements following proper health physics procedures. In-class and laboratory experiments are included.

Prereq: Permission

TM 552 Industrial Ergonomics

TM 552 Industrial Ergonomics (3 cr)

A course designed to focus on work design and ergonomics in occupational settings. Specific attention will be focused on introducing the terminology and the techniques used in work design, and on the fundamental concepts embodied in industrial ergonomics. (Summer only)

TM 596 Capstone Integration

TM 596 Capstone Integration (1 cr)

Capstone integration of degree material in Technology Management and comprehensive final exam.

Prereq: Advisor or Major Professor Permission

TM 599 Non-thesis Master's Research

TM 599 (s) Non-thesis Master's Research (cr arr)

Research not directly related to a thesis or dissertation.

Prereq: Permission