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what is mechanincal engineering

the design, development, manufacture, and testing of machines, mechanical devices, and mechanical systems

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define electrical and electronic engineering

the design development, manufacturing and testing of electrical components, electrical devices and electrical systems

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define aerospace engineering

with the design, development, manufacture, and testing of flight vehicles

aeronautical engineering- flight vehicles inside the earth's atmosphere

astronautical engineering- flight vehicles outside the earth's atmosphere

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define communications engineering

manufacture and testing of communication systems, concerned with the way of information is sent and recieved

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define chemical engineering

manufacture and testing of chemical products and chemical manufacturing processes

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define civil engineering

the design, development, manufacture, and testing of infrastructures; bridges, roads, airports, and services (gas-electric water, waste )

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define automotive engineering

manufacture and testing of land-based vehicles and transportation

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define biomedical engineering

the design, development, manufacture, and testing in the fields of biology and health care. bioengineers work with doctors, therapists, and researchers to develop systems, equipment, and devices in order to address clinical problems

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software engineering

design, testing, manufacture, development of computer systems. it differs from other branches of engineering in that it looks at building systems that are intangible