MSE 200A – Survey of Materials Science

Course Number: MSE 200A
Course Units: 4
Instructor: Professor John W. Morris, Jr.

Catalog Description: A survey of Materials Science at the beginning graduate level, intended for those who did not major in the field as undergraduates. Focus on the nature of microstructure and its manipulation and control to determine engineering properties. Reviews bonding, structure and microstructure, the chemical, electromagnetic and mechanical properties of materials, and introduces the student to microstructural engineering.

Prerequisites: Graduate standing.

Course Format: Four hours of lecture per week.