ENGRMSE 256B Fracture of Engineering Materials (2017-2018)

ENGRMSE 256B Fracture of Engineering Materials

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMSE 256B Fracture of Engineering Materials (Credit Units: 4) Fracture mechanics and its application to engineering materials. Elastic properties of cracks, the stress intensity factor, the crack tip plastic zone, the J integral approach, fracture toughness testing, the crack tip opening displacement, fracture at high temperatures, fatigue crack growth. Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
None
Recommended Textbook:
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Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic

Mechanical Behavior and Design Principles (CBEMS 115) or Mechanical Behavior and Design Principles (ENGRMAE 156)

Lecture Topics:

None.

Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
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Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
February 22, 2017
Senate Approved:
November 10, 2014
Approved Effective:
2015 Fall Qtr