L1 - CIVE 2700 Civil Engineering Materials Winter 2007...

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CIVE 2700 – Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 1 CIVE 2700 Civil Engineering Materials Professor George Hadjisophocleous, Ph.D., P.Eng. Carleton University Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Ottawa, Ontario CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 2 Outline Introduction Course Outline Course Objectives Introduction to civil engineering materials Classification of materials Selection of materials CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 3 Course Outline Civil Engineering Materials – CIVE.2700 Course Instructor : George Hadjisophocleous, Ph.D., P.Eng. Office: 3054 MC Tel. Extension : 5801 Email: [email protected] Office Hours: Thu 1400-1500 Lectures: Tue 1605-1725, Thu 1605-1725 Lectures room: 180 Unicentre CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 4 Labs and Tutorials Lab. Session #1: Mon 835 – 1125; 2030 MC Lab. Session #2: Wed 835 – 1125; 2030 MC PA Session #1: Mon 835 – 1125; Southam Hall 409 PA Session #2: Wed 835 – 1125; Southam Hall 409 Teaching Assistants: – Xiaoli Zhu 1040 MC, [email protected] – Agdam M. Course Labs • Some basic laboratory testing will be conducted to determine certain properties of different construction materials. CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 5 Marking Scheme Labs: 15% (For a passing grade all reports have to be handed in) Assignments: 20% (For a passing grade all assignments have to be handed in) – Assignment 1: Jan 18 due Feb 1 – Assignment 2: Feb 1 due Feb 15 – Assignment 2: Feb 15 due Mar 1 – Assignment 4: Mar 8 due Mar 22 – Assignment 5. Part of Concrete lab Midterm: 20% (February 15, 2005 4:00 – 6:00 PM) Final Exam: 45% – A minimum of 25% is required for a passing grade, – Marked final exams will not be returned to students CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 6 Course Outline Introduction to material science and engineering . Classification of materials; Mechanical properties of engineering materials; Selection criteria Structure of atom and atomic bonding . Structure of atom; Types of bonding: Bonding energies; Thermal properties of solids; Bonding forces. The structure of crystalline solids . Metallic crystal structure; Co-ordination number and atom packing factor; Polymorphism and allotropy; Crystallographic directions and planes; Crystalline and non-crystalline materials; Anisotropy; Defects in crystals; Atomic diffusion; Crystal slip.
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CIVE 2700 – Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 2 CIVE 2700, Civil Engineering Materials, Winter 2007 7 Course Outline Development of microstructure . Solidification; Crystallization; Phase change and phase diagram; Microstructure (porosity, grain size; composite microstructure). Surface properties.
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