Course Number: MAT-003
Course Field: Material Science
PDH Credits: 6

Course Overview

This course discusses:

  • Stress and strain
  • Young's modulus and Hooke's law
  • Stress-strain relationship and stress-strain curves
  • Physical properties of materials, including:
    • Strength, ultimate tensile strength, yield strength
    • Ductility
    • Malleability
    • Toughness
    • Hardness
    • Effect of alloying on physical properties
  • Working of metals, including:
    • Heat treatment
    • Cold and hot working
  • Corrosion, including:
    • General corrosion
    • Galvanic corrosion
    • Localized corrosion
  • Hydrogen embrittlement

Course Content

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