ABET Syllabus - Course Syllabus EMA 4223 Mechanical...

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Course Syllabus EMA 4223 Mechanical Behavior of Materials Section 0593, Spring 2011 1. Catalog Description – Plastic deformation and fracture of metals and alloys, ceramics, and polymers. 2. Pre-requisites and Co-requisites – EGM 3520 Mechanics of Materials 3. Course Objectives - This is a junior level course in Materials Science and Engineering. The specific objectives are to introduce the student to analysis and problem solving techniques for materials undergoing mechanical loading. This will be demonstrated for a wide variety of materials including metals, ceramics and polymers. 4. Contribution of course to meeting the professional component - This is a 3-credit course. 5. Relationship of course to program outcomes - This course addresses the following MSE Program outcomes (note: Number refer to the list of MSE Program outcomes): (4) Ability to apply and integrate knowledge of structure, properties, processing, and performance to solve materials selection and design problems within realistic constraints 6. Instructor – Michele Manuel Myers a. Office location: 152 Rhines Hall b. Telephone: 846-3780 (office) c. E-mail address: [email protected] d. Web site: https://lss.at.ufl.edu/ e. Office hours: TBA or by appointment 7. Teaching Assistant – Kevin Gilley a. Office location: 124 MAE b. Telephone: 846-0957 c. E-mail address: [email protected] d. Office hours: TBA 8. Meeting Times – Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 3 rd period 9. Meeting Location – MAEB 229 10. Material and Supply Fees - None. 11. Textbooks and Software Required – “Mechanical Behavior of Materials”, 2 nd edition by Marc Andre Meyers and Krishan Kumar Chawla, Cambridge University Press, 2009 [ISBN 978-0- 521-86675-0]. Supplementary reading and links to various other resources/websites are provided and updated throughout the semester.
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12. Recommended Reading a. “Materials Selection in Mechanical Design,” 3 rd edition by Michael F. Ashby, Elsevier, 2005 [ISBN 0-7506-6168-2] b. “Deformation and Fracture of Engineering Materials,” 4 th edition by Richard W. Hertzberg, Wiley, 1995 [ISBN 978-0471012146] c. “Mechanical Behavior of Materials,” 2 nd edition by Thomas H. Courtney, McGraw-Hill, 1999 [ISBN 978-0070285941] 13. Course Outline – The following topics will be discussed in the course: a. Elasticity and Viscoelasticity b. Plasticity c. Point and Line Defects d. Interfacial and Volume Defects e. Deformation in crystalline materials
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