Materials Science for Engineers

Summer 2023 > Engineering/Engineering Technology > MECH.2960 > 011

Course No: MECH.2960-011; SIS Class Nbr: 2799; SIS Term: 3240
Course Status: Registration Closed

Course Description

Properties and characterization of engineering materials. The behavior of engineering materials is studied experimentally to develop an understanding of properties important in materials selection and engineering design. Structure-property-processing relationships are discussed. Topics include stress, strain, strength, stiffness, thermal expansion, hardness, tensile and bending tests, strain gages, corrosion, microstructure of metals, polymers, ceramics and composites.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: CHEM 1210 Chemistry I; and Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Engineering majors only.
  • Core Codes: STEM
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 4
  • Instructor: Jonathan de Alderete
  • UMass Lowell Bookstore

When Offered & Tuition

  • T,Th | 1:00 PM-3:20 PM EDT
  • M,W | 1:00 PM-3:20 PM EDT
  • 2023 Summer: May 15 to Jun 28
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1360
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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