UT Dallas 2021 Graduate Catalog

MECH6358 - Advanced Ceramic Materials

MECH 6358 (MSEN 6381) Advanced Ceramic Materials (3 semester credit hours) This course covers fundamental material properties and modern applications of ceramic materials. The mechanical, optical, electronic and chemical properties of advanced ceramic materials are related to atomic structures and defects. Both conventional engineering ceramics and emerging applications of ceramics in nanotechnology, medical devices, and clean energy are reviewed. Advanced experimental and theoretical approaches in ceramics research are also discussed. Prerequisites: (MECH 5300 and MSEN 5310) or equivalents. (3-0) T