Introduction to Materials Engineering (MATE 208) Course Details

Course Name: Introduction to Materials Engineering
Code: MATE 208
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Objective: This course provides a conceptual framework for understanding the behavior of engineering materials by emphasizing important relationships between processing, internal structure and properties.
Content: Historical perspective and classification of materials. Atomic structure and theory. Bonding in solids. The structure of crystalline solids. Fundamental mechanical properties of materials. Phase diagrams. Thermal processing of metal alloys. Properties and use of ceramics, glasses and composites. Material selection. Design and economical considerations.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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