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Undergraduate Record 2007-2008 
Undergraduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

MAE 352 - Aerospace Materials

Introduces physical-chemical/microstructural and working mechanical properties, along with practical applications, for materials of wide interest on aerospace materials. Includes common metal, polymer, ceramic, and composite materials. Topics include standard materials names/designations; standard forming methods; usual strengthening means; temperature and temperature-history effects; common processing methods; common properties measurement and other testing methods; oxidation/ corrosion processes; sources of abrupt failure; creep; and viscoelastic behaviors. Case studies illustrate engineering application advantages and disadvantages for specific materials, forming, and processing methods. Material selection philosophy and procedures. Use of material property data base. (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: CHEM 151; corequisite: MAE 231.

Credits: 3