Introductory course to engineering materials. The student will develop an understanding of the atomic structure of the major classes of materials. The properties (mechanical, thermal, optical, and electrical) of metals, polymers, ceramics, and electronic materials will be reviewed. The student will understand the effect of processing in the internal structures of materials. It is expected that at the end of the course the student will understand material deterioration and failure processes. 150 minutes lecture/discussion and 150 minutes laboratory per week. Prerequisites: PHYS 2210, CHEM 1000 and 1001. Class Notes: Course Fee $10.00. Enrollment Requirements: Main Campus Prerequisite: PHYS 2210 or 221, CHEM 1000 or 211, 1001 or 211L, all with a C- or better.
Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017