Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013
PHY 384 Mechanical Properties of Materials
(Also ENS 384)
3 hours; 3 credits
Structure of crystalline and noncrystalline solids. Phase transformations. Thermodynamics of multicomponent systems, surfaces, reaction rates, diffusion, and structural change. Mechanical properties, plasticity, strengthening. Ceramics and polymers, electronic and optical properties, thermoelectricity, magnetism.
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