Course Description

Course Name

Engineering Materials

Session: VSOS3221

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

Introduction
Understanding of the mechanical behavior and the fabrication procedures of engineering materials including metals, alloys, polymers, ceramics and composites

Course Objectives
1) Understanding of the mechanical behavior of engineering materials
2) Learing the fabrication procedures of engineering materials
3) Understaing the criterion of selecting proper materials for mechanical designs

Textbooks
W.D. Callister and D.G. Rethwisch, ?Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering: An Integrated Approach?, 4th edition, John Wiley and Sons, Inc. (2013)

Introduction

Structures of metals/ceramic

Structures of polymer

Mechanical properties

Strengthening mechanisms

Failure

Failure

Phase diagram

Phase diagram

Phase transformation

Types and application of materials

Synthesis, fabrication and processing of materials

Composites

Composites

Corrosion of materials

Corrosion of materials

*Course content subject to change