Handout 1 - ME 4123/6123 Failure of Engineering Materials...

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Failure of Engineering Materials Syllabus – Fall 2010 DATE LSN TOPICS Notes WHAT'S DUE? Section 1. Background Material 8/18 1 Syllabus, Proj 1 Project team names 8/20 2 Multiscale aspects of materials (50min) / Microscopy and related tools (25 min) Gall, Horstemeyer paper: MFH ESSI 8/25 3 Microscopy and related tools (25 min) / Mechanics of materials (50 min) Review Literature review/failure synopsis topic defined 8/27 4 Material failure analysis process (50 min) Review 9/1 5 Conceptual quiz; 2 week evaluation; Project 1 start Case study method Project 1 proposal due Section 2. Overload Failures with Basic Geometries 9/3 6 Columbia Space Shuttle Failure (50 min) / Failure of truck steering shaft (25 min) Handout 9/8 7 Analysis: Failure of Mountaineering ropes(25 min) / Brittle Fracture (50 min) Handout 9/10 8 Analysis/Discussion of World Trade Center Collapse (50 min) / Analysis: Failure of Mountaineering ropes (25 min) 9/15 9 Failure of truck steering shaft (25 min) / Ductile Fracture (50 min) Garrison, Moody paper 9/17 10 Conceptual quiz 2: 2 week evaluation Literature review/failure synopsis topic paper due Section 3. Overload Failure with Geometrical Discontinuities 9/22 11 Failure of a Bidet (50 min) / Stress Concentration Approach (25 min) 9/24 12 Stress Concentration Approach (25 min) / Fracture Mechanics-Theory (50 min) 9/29 13 Fracture Mechanics-Applications (50 min) / Conceptual quiz 3: 2 week evaluation Project 2 Handout Project 1 due Section 4. Fatigue Failure 10/1 14 Aircraft Fuselage (50 min) / High Cycle Fatigue (HCF) vs Low Cycle Fatigue (LCF) (25 min) McDowell overview paper 10/8 15 High Cycle Fatigue (HCF) vs Low Cycle Fatigue (LCF) (25 min) / Traditional fatigue prevention and prediction (50 min) McDowell overview paper 10/13 16 Failure of Aircraft Engine (50 min) / Fractography and Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) (25 min) 10/15 17 Fractography and Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) (25 min) / Failure of Howitzer Gun Tube (50 min) 10/20 18 Damage Tolerant Fatigue Approach (50 min) / Conceptual quiz 4: 2 week evaluation: Project 2 (25 min) Project 2 proposal due Section 5. Rate/Environmentally Assisted Failures 10/22 19 Animations of high rate effects (50 min) / High strain rate failure / spallation (25 min) 10/27 20 High strain rate failure / spallation (25 min) / Failure of F-18 Trailing Edge Flap (50 min) 10/29 21 Corrosion assisted fatigue (50 min) / Creep Rupture in a Water Tube Boiler (25 min) 11/3 22 Creep Rupture in a Water Tube Boiler (25 min) / High Temperature Creep (50 min) 11/5 23 Conceptual quiz 5: 2 week evaluation (50 min) / Section 6. Special Topics Failure of biomaterials (25 min) 11/10 23 Failure of biomaterials (75 min) 11/12 24 Failure of leg press machine (50 min) / Failure of welds (25 min) 11/17 26 Failure of welds (25 min) / Wear (50 min) 11/19 27 Void stress/electromigration failure (50 min) / Viscoelasticity/glasses/composites (25 min) 11/24 28 Viscoelasticity/glasses/composites (25 min) /
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course MECHANICAL 4123 taught by Professor Horstemeyer during the Fall '10 term at Mississippi State.

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Handout 1 - ME 4123/6123 Failure of Engineering Materials...

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