Theory of Dislocations

Theory of DislocationsHours: 3 0 3

Physical basis for dislocations and their elementary geometric properties, Theory of straight and curved dislocations, Dislocation interactions, Effects of crystal structure on dislocations, Slip systems of perfect dislocations, Partial dislocations in fcc and other structures, Dislocations in ionic crystals, Dislocation motion and effects on strength and work hardening, Effect of temperature on dislocation movement.

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