After completion of this course, students shall be able to:
demonstrate an understanding of and familiarity with the terminology used in mechanical properties of metals,
describe the fundamentals of plastic deformation and their mechanisms,
use basic dislocation theory to understand various hardening mechanisms,
describe the fundamentals of fracture mechanics,
describe the fundametals of fatigue and creep properties of metals, and
apply their knowledge to model the mechanical properties.
Starts and ends:
wk36, 2019 - wk45, 2019
Time of Day:
P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Basic qualifications for university studies at undergraduate level as well as completed studies of at least 90 hec within: energy and environmental technology; mechanical, chemical or civil engineering; or physics, or equivalent knowledge.