Ceramics and Refractory Materials (MATE 311) Course Details

Course Name: Ceramics and Refractory Materials
Code: MATE 311
Pre-requisite Course(s): MATE 201 Fundamentals of Materials Engineering, Consent of the department
Objective: The primary aim of this course is to help students understand the interplay between structure, properties and high-temperature processing that occurs in ceramics and refractory materials.
Content: Definitions of ceramics; Raw materials; Crystal Structure and Properties of Ceramic materials; Atomic bonding; Phase diagrams; Glass and Glass-ceramics; Mechanical properties and behavior; Thermal properties and behavior; Refractory ceramics; Technical Ceramics; Structural Ceramics
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 3
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