Powder Metallurgy

Powder MetallurgyHours: 3 0 3

Production of metallic powders; powder characterization techniques; lubricants and binders; shaping methods; injection molding, die-compaction, extrusion and cold isostatic compaction; solid-state and liquid phase sintering; enhanced sintering techniques; hot isostatic compaction, dynamic and explosive compaction; characterization of sintered components; finishing operations; structural and porous components; cutting tools; magnetic materials etc.

Pre-requisites: NoneCo-requisites: None

Hours: XYZ where X = Lecture, Y = Lab, Z = Credit
All hours are per week.
3 Lab hours constitute 1 credit hour
1 credit hour implies 1 lecture of 50mins per academic week. 16 weeks in total.
Pre-Requisite courses are courses required to be completed before this course may be taken
Co-Requisite courses are courses required to be taken along with this course