Metallic Materials and Heat Treatment (MATE 415) Course Details

Course Name: Metallic Materials and Heat Treatment
Code: MATE 415
Pre-requisite Course(s): MATE 314
Objective: Understand and appreciate the importance of heat treatment in controlling mechanical properties of metallic materials. Design and apply appropriate and suitable heat treatments for given metallic materials and engineering requirements. Analyze successful or failed applications of heat treatment and will be able to take corrective measures. Select furnaces and furnace atmospheres for specific heat treatment applications. Correlate and analyze selective heat treatments and microstructures that develop
Content: Importance of heat treatment of metallic materials; heat treatment furnaces and atmospheres; solutionizing and austenization; effects of rate of cooling; quenching and tempering; age-hardening, precipitation hardening, case hardening methods, quality control.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 3
Application: 2
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 4
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