MSE 213 – Environmental Effects on Materials Properties and Behavior

Course Number: MSE 213
Course Units: 3
 
Instructor: Professor Thomas M. Devine
 

Catalog Description: Review of electrochemical aspects of corrosion; pitting and crevice corrosion; active/passive transition; fracture mechanics approach to corrosion; stress corrosion cracking; hydrogen embrittlement, liquid metal embrittlement; corrosion fatigue; testing methods.

Prerequisites: MSE 112 or equivalent.

Course Format: Two one and one half hour lectures per week.