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CHE575 Principles of Materials Science

Understanding of the relation between the properties of materials and composition and structure. Electronic structure of the atom, and its relationship to the chemical bonding in solids. Atom packing and crystal structures. Relationship of structure, including defects, to mechanical, electrical, and thermal properties of polymers in relation to structure. Composite materials. Surface defects: corrosion, friction, adhesion.


  • 3


  • Liberal Arts


  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Graduate
  • Students cannot elect the Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grade option for this course


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