University Of Birmingham

Materials Engineering Design

04 17182

Iowa State Course Substitution

Materials Design and Professional Practice I

MAT E 413

Course Info
International Credits:
10.0
Converted Credits:
3.0
Semester:
Country:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Course Description:
The module extends knowledge of materials design and professional skills employed in the materials engineering discipline. Semester 1: Materials selection in mechanical design - materials selection charts, materials index, case studies on materials selections Problem based learning on aspects of material/process selection and material characterisation for specified applications (e.g. heart valves, metallic hip & knee protheses,) using case studies.(b) Semester 2: Background on CAD, CAD exercise using Solidworks software. Problem based learning on aspects of material/process selection and material characterisation for specified applications (e.g. corrosion of hip protheses, magnets in medicine) using case studies.(d)

Review

Evaluation Date:
May 2, 2014
Evaluated:
Lawrence Genalo
Comments: