Portland-State-University 2014-2015 Bulletin

Ph 482 Physical Metallurgy

Introduction to principles of physical metallurgy. Includes the atomic and crystalographic structures of metals and alloys; defects in structure and the importance of them in determining the properties of metals; phase diagrams of alloy systems and examples of important systems; diffusion and phase transformations, emphasizing the solid state; plasticity and fracture of crystals; and corrosion.




Recommended prerequisites: Ph 203, Ch 223.
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