t.BA.MT.WT2.19HS (Materials Engineering 2) 
Module: Materials Engineering 2
This information was generated on: 16 September 2021
No.
t.BA.MT.WT2.19HS
Title
Materials Engineering 2
Organised by
T IMPE
Credits
4

Description

Version: 3.0 start 01 February 2020
 

Short description

Materials Engineering 2 covers the properties and applications of the most important metallic materials used in mechanical engineering. Students are also shown how heat treatments are used to adjust the properties of metallic materials.

Module coordinator

Arnd Jung (jung)

Learning objectives (competencies)

Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels
Know and utilise properties and differences of metallic materials, their applications and heat treatments D, M C2, C3
Derive correlation between material, manufacturing method and resulting material properties D, M C5
     
     

Module contents

Lectures
Heat treatments of metallic materials:
  • soft annealing, stress relief annealing
  • recovery, recrystallisation
  • strengthening mechanisms
  • precipitation hardening
  • TTT diagrams
  • hardening, nitriding
  • case studies: cold working, specification of heat heat treatments
Metallic materials:
  • cast iron
  • aluminium alloys
  • titanium alloys
  • magnesium alloys
  • nickel base alloys
  • smart materials
  • case studies of manufacturing technologies: extrusion, deep drawing, die casting, thixocasting
Practical training in the lab
6 experiments, 4 lessons each, teamwork:
  • Cold working and recrystallisation of aluminium
  • Hardening and tempering of steels
  • Precipitation hardening of aluminium alloys
  • Fatigue behaviour of metallic materials
  • Galvanic coatings
  • Surface characterisation

Teaching materials

Lecture notes

Supplementary literature

M. F. Ashby, D. R. H. Jones, Engineering Materials 2: An introduction to Microstructures, Processing and Design, Elsevier

Prerequisites

 

Teaching language

(x) German ( ) English

Part of International Profile

( ) Yes (X) No

Module structure

Type 3b
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Exams

Description Type Form Scope Grade Weighting
Graded assignments during teaching semester Moodle tests
reports
written

written
  graded

graded
20%

10%
End-of-semester exam examination written 90min graded 70%

Remarks

 

Legal basis

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Course: Werkstofftechnik 2 - Praktikum
No.
t.BA.MT.WT2.19HS.P
Title
Werkstofftechnik 2 - Praktikum

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  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.
Course: Werkstofftechnik 2 - Vorlesung
No.
t.BA.MT.WT2.19HS.V
Title
Werkstofftechnik 2 - Vorlesung

Note

  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.