MSE 5861

MSE 5861

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

This course examines the mechanical properties of materials (e.g., strength, stiffness, toughness, ductility) and their physical origins. Explores the relationship of the elastic, plastic, and fracture behavior to microscopic structure in metals, ceramics, polymers, and composite materials. Discusses effects of time and temperature on materials properties. Emphasizes considerations for design and optimal performance of materials and engineered objects.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: PHYS 1112.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: ENGRD 2610MSE 2610

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 12555 MSE 5861   LEC 001

  • 12556 MSE 5861   LAB 401

  • 12557 MSE 5861   LAB 402

  • 12558 MSE 5861   LAB 403