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MSE 821 Mechanical Behavior of Materials
Campus SCME
Programs PG
Session Fall Semester 2016
Course Title Mechanical Behavior of Materials
Course Code MSE 821
Credit Hours 3
Course Objectives
  • Different types of forces and stresses acting on a particular engineering component.
  • Deformation processes based on different theories etc.
  • Effect of rate of loading on the material’s behavior.,
Detail Content
  • Shear Forces and Bending Moments, Torsion, Analysis of Stress and Strain,
  • Shear stress and plastic deformation, Critical resolved shear stress for slip, Slip systems,
  • Generation and mutual interactions of dislocations, Tension test & Stages of fatigue.
  • Compression and hardness testing, Types of fracture, Fracture Mechanics,
  • Rate and Temperature dependent deformation, Viscoelastic Behavior, Impact testing, Creep deformation, Creep rupture, Fatigue failure, Stress cycles and S-N curve
Text/Ref Books
  • Mechanical Metallurgy (G. E. Dieter) McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math; 3 edition (April 1, 1986)
  • Deformation and Fracture Mechanics of Engineering Materials (R. W. Hertzberg) Wiley; 5 edition (April 17, 2012)
Time Schedule Fall Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. HarisMasood Ansari
Degree : Ph.D. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA