Course Catalog

Materials Engineering I: Metallic Materials (MATS 403)

Offered By:  Engineering and Materials Science Faculty

Course Prerequisites


  • Basic Characteristics of materials
  • Crystal structure
  • Crystalline defects and the role of dislocation in deformation
  • Elastic and plastic deformation of metals and alloys
  • Macro and microstructures
  • Diffusion
  • Cold working, recrystallization and grain growth, strengthening mechanisms
  • Phase diagrams,
  • Ferrous and non ferrous alloys
  • Heat treatment