MSE 111

MSE 111: Metallic Materials (3 units, lecture)

Physical and mechanical properties of metals and alloys in relation to their structure. Electrical and magnetic properties, cohesion, solid phase transformations. Microstructure control and multistage heat treatments. An introduction to metallurgical engineering: solidification processing, foundry technology and casting design. Welding and joining and the design of weldments. Powder metallurgy: powder production, component design, sintering. Manufacturing methods, quality control and inspection.

Prerequisite: MSE 102.