University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute


Vk 250: Principles of Engineering Materials


General information

Degree program: Mechanical Engineering
Course description:Introductory course to engineering materials. Properties (mechanical, thermal and electrical) of metals, polymers, ceramics and electronic materials. Correlation of these properties with: (1) their internal structures (atomic, molecular, crystalline, micro- and macro-); (2) service conditions (mechanical, thermal, chemical, electrical, magnetic, and radiation); and (3) processing.
Credit hours: 4 credits
Required/Elective course: Required
Pre-/Co-requisites: Vc 210
Terms offered: Spring