Course GMP29J

Mechanical Properties of Metals

7.5 Credits
First Cycle

Starts week 36, 2019

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
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P: Course only offered as part of programme.
Entry Qualifications:
  • 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.
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Tuition Fee
First Tuition Fee Installment:
16,875 SEK
Total Tuition Fee:
16,875 SEK
EU/EEA Citizens or exchange students are not required to pay fees.
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