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MAE 3167W : Mechanics of Materials Lab
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)
Materials Science and Engineering
Materials Science/Engineering
Fall 2016
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CHEM 1111 and PHYS 1022


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Every Year
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Mechanical properties, plastic deformation dislocation theory, yielding, strengthening mechanisms, microstructure and properties, heat treatment of steel, composites, amorphous materials, viscoelastic deformation, creep, fracture, fatigue, fatigue crack propagation. Includes a significant engagement in writing as a form of critical inquiry and scholarly expression to satisfy the WID requirement.
1.) Understand atomic structure and inter-atomic bonding in solids 2.) Understand major crystalline structures in solids and imperfections in solids 3.) Understand atomic diffusion and its application in solids 4.) Master various mechanical properties, such as elastic and plastic properties of metals 5.) Understand dislocation and material strengthening mechanisms; Relate real structure of materials to mechanical properties 6.) Understand the failure mechanisms of materials 7.) Understand the phase diagram and phase transformation in material processing 8.) Understand the structure and mechanical properties of ceramics, polymers and composites

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CCAS - Professional

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