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Course Description MAS1011 - Design Materials (2003/2004)

ECTS Credits5
Duration1 semester (Spring)

The aim of the course is to provide a basic understanding of the relationship between structure, properties, selection and processing and of engineering materials.


METALLIC MATERIALSModule 1 (1ects):- The crystalline nature of metals- Metallographic methods- Phases and phase coordination diagrams, alloys, solifidicationModule 2 (1ects):- Deformation of metals and alloys- Methods of strengthening metals, kinetics- Stress relief, recrystallization Module 3 (1ects):- Mechanical properties, destructive testing- Non destructive testingModule 4 (1ects):- Ferrous and nonferrous engineering alloys- Heat treatment of steel, theoretical basis- Aluminium and aluminium alloysOTHER MATERIALS:Module 5 (1ects):- Polymers - an introduction - Composites and ceramics, a short introduction.
Necessary mathematics and computer skills are included as appropriate with the above subjects.

Study MethodsLectures, Laboratory Work, Group Works
AssessmentWritten Exam, 3 hours
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsReport(s)
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