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On successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:
1. link very demanding engineering service requirements to new high performance materials and processing routes;
2. plan economical process schedules for near-net shape components with minimal environmental impact;
3. design capital equipment for plastic deformation and solidification processing of advanced metallic materials including glasses, composites, smart, and gradient materials;
4. engineer microstructure into alloys in order to tailor their physical properties.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Materials Science and Engineering - UCD modules I & II or equivalent.
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Project: In-semester projects, including report and/or presentation||Varies over the Trimester||n/a||Graded||No||
|Continuous Assessment: Short tests||Varies over the Trimester||n/a||Standard conversion grade scale 40%||No||
|Examination: End of semester exam||2 hour End of Trimester Exam||No||Standard conversion grade scale 40%||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Spring||Yes - 2 Hour|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
Not yet recorded.
|Mr Daniel Dreelan||Tutor|