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CHE 814 Advanced Materials & Surface Treatment
Campus SCME
Programs PG
Session Spring Semester 2017
Course Title Advanced Materials & Surface Treatment
Course Code CHE 814
Credit Hours 3-0
Course Objectives To extend the knowledge of the use of advanced materials, such as composites, structural and functional ceramics, in ordnance applications, Methods for the selection of materials, both qualitative and quantitative will be displayed.
Detail Content Polymeric Materials; Methods of production, properties and function of molecular structure. Composites; Mechanical properties related to volume fraction and morphology of reinforcing phase, polymeric, metallic and ceramic matrices for composites. Ceramics; Structural ceramics for high strength and high temperature applications, functional ceramics including the conditions for opacity and transparency to electromagnetic radiation. Metallic Materials; Conditions for resistance to fatigue, crack propagation and stress-corrosion cracking. Advanced Aluminum alloys, Titanium alloys, high strength Steels etc.
Text/Ref Books
  • Plastics- Materials and Processing, A.B. Strong, Prentice Hall, New Jersey, (2000).
  • Polymeric Materials and Processing, Charrier, Hanser Publishers (1990)
  • Fundamentals of Composites Manufacturing, Strong, SME, Dearborn, MI 1994.
  • Manufacturing of Polymer Composites, Astrom, Chapman and Hall, London, 1997.
  • Composite Materials Handbook, McGraw Hill, (1984),
  • Science and Technology of Rubber, James Mark, Academic Press, CA 1994.
  • Rubber Technology, Morton, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York 1987
  • Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing: Materials, Processes, and Systems, 2nd Edition by Mikell P. Groover.
  • Fundamental Principles of Manufacturing Processes by Robert H. Todd, Dell K. Allen, and Leo Alting .
  • Manufacturing Processes for Technology, Second Edition by William
  • Fellers and William W Hunt.
Time Schedule Spring Semester
Faculty/Resource Person Dr Noaman-Ul-Haq