MATSCI 251 - Microstructure and Mechanical Properties

Description
Primarily for students without a materials background. Mechanical properties and their dependence on microstructure in a range of engineering materials. Elementary deformation and fracture concepts, strengthening and toughening strategies in metals and ceramics. Topics: dislocation theory, mechanisms of hardening and toughening, fracture, fatigue, and high-temperature creep. Undergraduates register in 151 for 4 units; graduates register for 251 in 3 units.
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2018, Fall 2017
Offered
MW
Avg. Class Size
40
Avg. Sections
1