Chemical Engineering

CHE2501General Materials Science3 ch (3C)

The principles relating the properties and behaviour of engineering materials to their structure; atomic bonding forces and strength of interatomic and intermolecular bonding forces, atomic arrangements in solids, structural imperfections and atom movements in solids; principles of phase diagrams and their application to multiphase materials, with particular reference to the iron-carbon system; mechanical and electrical properties of engineering materials; semiconductors, polymers and ceramics; and their relation to internal structure .

Prerequisites: (CHEM 1872/1877 or CHEM 1072/CHEM 1077 or equivalent), MATH 1013.