First Lecture - FollowAlongNotes.pdf

First Lecture - FollowAlongNotes.pdf - MATLS 1M03...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

MATLS 1M03: Follow-along Notes: Introduction Winter 2018 1 Introduction: What is Materials Science and Engineering Materials science and engineering deals with the stuff things are made out of. Since everything is made out of something, materials engineering touches every aspect of our lives. Think of archaeologists…they have named human eras in terms of materials (Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age, etc.) Use the following questions to discuss material types and uses. Work in teams of 4. Types of Materials List two examples of a metal, polymer, and a ceramic. List three unique properties each for metals, polymers, and ceramics. List three applications that are uniquely suited for each type of material. The MSE Tetrahedron Materials science and engineering is more than simply understanding materials and how they are used. If you want to understand how to think like a materials scientist, you need to understand the relationship among structure, properties, and processing giving rise to performance. This is the fundamental basis of MSE! What do we mean by these three terms?
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern