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    University of Virginia
   
 
  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Record 2006-2007 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

MSE 451 - Special Project in Materials Science and Engineering


A project in the materials science field that requires individual laboratory investigation. Each student works on an individual project in the research area of a supervisor. The student is required to conduct a literature search and to become familiar with the necessary experimental techniques, such as electron microscopy, X-ray diffraction, and ultra-high vacuum techniques. A comprehensive report on the results of the experimental investigation and a final examination are required. One hour of conference, eight hours of laboratory per week. (Y)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Professional standing and prior approval by a faculty member who is project supervisor.

Credits: 5