This course introduces the student to the nature of materials used in the design and manufacture of products and machinery. Ferrous, non-ferrous, polymers, ceramics, composites, and naturally occurring materials are all covered in this course. The emphasis is on material selection, production, and formation into final product. A companion lab gives the student the ability to get hands-on experience in understanding the structure, testing, and selection of materials. Spring semester only. Two class hours, three laboratory hours.
Course Offered Fall and Spring
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Fall Semester 2014
Building 8, Room 626
M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.