EN510 311 - Structure of Materials

Description
First of the Introduction to Materials Science series, this course seeks to develop an understanding of the structure of materials starting at the atomic scale and building up to macroscopic structures. Topics include bonding, crystal structures, crystalline defects, symmetry and crystallography, microstructure, liquids and amorphous solids, diffraction, molecular solids and polymers, liquid crystals, amphiphilic materials, and colloids. This course contains computational modules; some prior knowledge of computer programming is needed. Recommended Course Background: EN.510.202 (Computation and Programming for Materials Scientists and Engineers) or equivalent.
Credits
3
Recent Professors
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018
Offered
MWF
Avg. Class Size
43
Avg. Sections
1