Jun 19, 2021  
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EGEN 251 - Introduction\ to Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

3 credits (Hrs: 3 Lec.)
Course is taught by M&ME and designed to give engineering majors a broad introduction to metallurgical engineering and materials science. The development of these fields is examined from a historical perspective. Processing of materials, from mineral-to-end product, is explained giving examples of industrial applications. Material balances and the various forms of corrosion are covered in detail. The unique properties of materials such as metals, ceramics and polymers are compared. Atomic bonding is used to explain differences in behavior with the aid of the periodic table.

Prerequisite(s): CHMY 141  or Consent. Course generally offered 1st semester.



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