Syllabus
Instructor: Dr. Palaniappa Krishnan
FREC/Bioresources Engineering Department
261 Townsend Hall
Ph: 302-831-1502 (w) / 302-239-3781 (h)
Email: baba@udel.edu
Textbook: 'Engineering Economic Analysis', Donald Newman, Ninth Edition
 
Topics to be covered

Chapters

Topics
1 Introduction
2 Engineering Costs
3 Interest and Equivalence
4 Interest Formulae
5 Present Worth Analysis
6 Annual Cash Flow Analysis
7 Rate of Return Analysis
8 Incremental Analysis
9 Other Analysis Techniques
11 Depreciation
12 Income Taxes
13 Replacement Analysis
14 Inflation and Price Change
   
Class Rules  
1 Questions are welcomed and encouraged at any time.  There is no such thing as a stupid question.
2 Homework problems should be worked out by the students.  It is given to help the students understand the material.  Homeworks will be graded.
3 Make-up exams for missed exams will be given only under unusual circumstances.
4 Please turn your cell phones off.
   
Grading
Your grades will depend on your exam scores and homework scores and presentation. All grades will be pooled for your final grade.
     
Grade Distribution
A  = 92 - 100 B  = 82 - 86 C  = 72 - 76 D  = 62 - 66
A- = 89 - 91 B- = 79 - 81 C- = 69 - 71 D- = 59 - 61
B+ = 87 - 88 C+ = 77 - 78 D+ = 67 - 68