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General information:
Name:
Fundamentals of material science
Course of study:
2013/2014
Code:
RMS-1-204-s
Faculty of:
Mechanical Engineering and Robotics
Study level:
First-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Mechatronics with English as instruction languagege
Semester:
2
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Course homepage:
 
Responsible teacher:
Dymek Stanisław (dymek@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
Dymek Stanisław (dymek@agh.edu.pl)
dr inż. Bunsch Adam (abunsch@agh.edu.pl)
dr hab. inż, prof. AGH Moskalewicz Tomasz (tmoskale@agh.edu.pl)
dr hab. inż. Dubiel Beata (bdubiel@agh.edu.pl)
dr hab. inż. Pyda Waldemar (pyda@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 Can formulate opinions on materials usage in manufacturing industry MS1A_K01 Activity during classes
Skills
M_U001 Possesses skills of evaluating and selecting materials for specific engineering applications MS1A_U01, MS1A_U02 Examination,
Activity during classes
M_U002 Understands relationship between chemical composition, processing, microstructure and resulting properties of materials MS1A_U01, MS1A_U03 Activity during classes
Knowledge
M_W001 Possesses basic knowledge on physical and mechanical properties of materials MS1A_W02 Examination
M_W002 Possesses fundamental knowledge on materials processing and its relationship to properties MS1A_W02, MS1A_W03 Examination
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Others
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 Can formulate opinions on materials usage in manufacturing industry + - + - - - - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 Possesses skills of evaluating and selecting materials for specific engineering applications + - + - - - - - - - -
M_U002 Understands relationship between chemical composition, processing, microstructure and resulting properties of materials + - + - - - - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Possesses basic knowledge on physical and mechanical properties of materials + - + - - - - - - - -
M_W002 Possesses fundamental knowledge on materials processing and its relationship to properties + - + - - - - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:

1. Wstęp – znaczenie nauki o materiałach, klasyfikacja materiałów, struktura krystaliczna materiałów (Introduction – importance of materials science, classification of materials, structure of crystalline solids)
2. Podstawowe wiadomości z krystalografii, defekty struktury krystalicznej, podstawowe własności mechaniczne materiałów (Basic crystallography, imperfections in solids, basic mechanical properties of materials)
3. Mechanizmy umocnienia metali, zdrowienie i rekrystalizacja (Strengthening machanisms in metals, recovery and recrystallization)
4. Dyfuzja. Układy równowagi fazowej i przemiany fazowe w stopach metali: kształtowanie mikrostruktury i jej wpływ na własności mechaniczne (Diffusion. Phase diagrams and phase transformations in metallic alloys: development of microstructure and its influence on mechanical properties)
5. Niszczenie materiałów: pękanie, zmęczenie, pełzanie – pojęcia podstawowe (Failure of materials: fracture, fatigue, creep – basic concepts)
6. Metaliczne materiały konstrukcyjne: stopy żelaza i wybranych metali nieżelaznych (Structural metallic materials: ferrous alloys and selected nonferrous alloys)
7. Tworzywa ceramiczne i szkła nieorganiczne (Ceramic materials and inorganic glasses) 3 h
8. Mechaniczne własności ceramik (Mechanical properties of ceramics)
9. Szkła, formowanie włókien i ich własności optyczne (Glasses, formation of fibres and their optical properties)
10. Polimery i kompozyty (Polymers and composities)
11. Techniczne materiały polimerowe w konstrukcjach mechanicznych (Technical polymers in mechanical structures)
12. Technologie przetwarzania kompozytów wzmocnionych (Technologies of processing of reinforced composities)
13. Właściwości elektryczne, magnetyczne, optyczne, termiczne i i biomedyczne materiałów polimerowych (Electrical, magnetic, optical, thermal and biomedical properties of polymers)
14. Materiały inteligentne, funkcjonalne i biomedyczne (Smart, functional and biomedical materials)
15. Elementy komputerowego doboru materiałów (Elements of computational materials selection)

Laboratory classes:

1. Deformation and recrystallization of metals
2. Heat treatment of metals and microscopic investigation of heat treated steels
3. Precipitation strengthening of aluminum alloys
4. Microscopic investigation of annealed steels and cast irons
5. Forming of ceramic materials
6. Investigation of heat shock response of ceramic materials
7. Identification of polymers
8. Investigation of composite materials strength
9. Production of piezoelectric composits
10. Investigation of multiphase materials

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 120 h
Module ECTS credits 4 ECTS
Realization of independently performed tasks 30 h
Participation in laboratory classes 30 h
Preparation for classes 30 h
Participation in lectures 30 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Weirght mean of grades from final exam and laboratory classes

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

Prerequisites and additional requirements not specified

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

1. M.F. Ashby, H. Sherclif, D. Cebon, “Materials – Engineering, Science, Processing and Design”
2. M.F. Ashby, D.R.H. Jones, “Engineering Materials” vol 1 and 2
3. W.D. Callister, D.G. Rethwisch, " Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering"
4. D.R. Askeland, P.P. Phule, “The Scioence and Engineering of Materials”

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Additional scientific publications not specified

Additional information:

None