Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Recommended Prerequisite: MET E 1620.
Requirement Designation:
Quantitative Intensive BS
Phase transformations in metals and alloys: Elementary physical chemistry of phases, phase diagrams and phase rule application, diffusion in solids, structure of interfaces, nucleation and growth, solidification, pearlitic, bainitic,massive and order-disorder transformations, precipitation, elementary treatment of martensitic transformation, iron-carbon system, and heat-treatment of steels. Laboratory sessions illustrate principles developed in lectures.