Thunder Bay • Orillia

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)/Master of Business Administration (TB) - Materials Science

Chemical Engineering 4032 Materials Science
The course deals with the properties and behaviour of metals, ceramics and plastics with particular reference to the processes occurring at the atomic level. The topics to be covered include: bonding and structure, solidification and crystal growth, elastic behaviour of crystalline solids, plastic deformation, thermally activated processes, diffusion, failure of materials, materials strengthening.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-1.5; 0-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences