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M S A E 352: Materials Science-Transformation of Solids

  • Catalog Description:
    The basic factors that determine phase equilibria, structural and transformation characteristics of solids. Principles governing the thermodynamics and kinetics of phase transformations and microstructure evolution. Nucleation and growth processes in precipitation, recrystallization, solidification, oxidation, martensitic, ordering and spinodal reactions. Transformation behavior in polymers, biomaterials and nanomaterials.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: MS&E 350, or 351 or consent of instructor
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