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1 1 Topic 1: Introduction MATE 210 Introduction to Materials Engineering 2 The “Big Picture”
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2 3 Sexy Steel! Material Cost 100 1000 10000 100000 Yield strength (elastic limit) (MPa) 0.01 0.1 1 10 100 1000 Carbon Fiber Composite Silicon carbide Aluminum Alloys Cast Iron Low alloy steel Nylon Soda Glass Bamboo Polyethylene (PE) Concrete High Performance to Cost Ratio Low Performance to Cost Ratio 4 Lecture Outline • Introduction (Topic 1) • Light and Stiff (Topic 2) • Strength and Plasticity (Topic 3a) • Manipulating Strength and Phase Equilibrium (Topic 3b) • Fracture and Fatigue (Topic 4) • Thermal Behavior (Topic 5) • Electrical Behavior and Diffusion (Topic 6) • Oxidation and Corrosion (Topic 7)
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3 5 General Topic Outline Properties Structure Composition Application Start Start End End 6 It’s All Materials, Baby? Every product ever made involved an understanding of the materials used to make that product - from mud bricks to computer chips! LE GRANDE CHALLANGE’
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course MATE 210 taught by Professor Niebuhr during the Winter '05 term at Cal Poly.

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