Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

MSCI 3101K Introduction to Material Science

Prerequisites: CHEM 1212, 1212L, PHYS 2212, 2212L


Fundamental principles of structure and properties of materials utilized in the practice of engineering. Properties of materials are related to atomic, molecular, crystalline structure. Metals, ceramics, multiphase systems, and polymeric materials. Relationships between structure and electrical, mechanical, thermal, chemical properties.

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