Material Science Fundamentals - Metallurgy
Equivalent to APT 8500 (2007-2008)
This course will provide the student a basic knowledge of the theory and practice of metallurgy, including the nature, manufacturing and principles of heat treated metals. Students will be introduced to the scope and applications of metallurgy in industry, and the treatment methods used for various materials based on desired outcomes. Material structure will be studied at the molecular level, including exposure to nanotechnologies as they relate to the scientific changes being explored in forming composite materials. Course/lab fees.