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Course Equivalency Tool (Montana University System Common Course Changes)

EMAT
Engineering - Materials


EMAT 251   MATERIALS STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES

EMAT 252   MATERIALS STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES LAB

EMAT 350   ENGINEERING MATERIALS

EMAT 452   ADVANCED ENGINEERING MATERIALS

EMAT 460   POLYMERIC MATERIALS

EMAT 463   COMPOSITE MATERIALS 

EMAT 511   CATALYSIS AND APPLIED SURFACE CHEMISTRY

EMAT 519   SURFACE ENGINEERING

EMAT 550   FAILURE OF MATERIALS

EMAT 552   ADVANCED CERAMICS

EMAT 553   ADVANCED COMPOSITE MATERIALS

Course Equivalency Tool (Montana University System Common Course Changes)

EMAT 251 MATERIALS STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES
F,S 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: CHMY 141 or CHMY 121.
COREQUISITE: M 165Q OR M 171Q.
-- Chemistry and internal structure of solids and the relationship of structure to physical and mechanical properties of metals and nonmetallic solids.

EMAT 252 MATERIALS STRUCTURES AND PROPERTIES LAB
F, S 1 cr. LAB 1.
PREREQUISITE: WRIT 101W and US core for ME.
COREQUISITE: EMAT 251, EMEC 203 for ME or ETME 202 for MET
-- This course is intended to supplement current materials lecture course offerings. Provides students with hands-on lab experience to identify and quantify physical, electrical, and mechanical properties of metallic and non-metallic materials via experimental measurements. Experimental procedures and reporting are emphasized.

EMAT 350 ENGINEERING MATERIALS
S 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMAT 251 and EMAT 252.
-- Application of materials selection to the engineering design process. Development of microstructure-processing-properties relationships on the mechanical and functional behavior of materials.

EMAT 452 ADVANCED ENGINEERING MATERIALS
On Demand 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMEC 250 or equivalent.
-- Advanced consideration of the structure and behavior of metals.

EMAT 460 POLYMERIC MATERIALS
F 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMAT 251, ECHM 215.
-- The nature and special characteristics of synthetic high polymers and the technology of their manufacture and processing.

EMAT 463 COMPOSITE MATERIALS
F alternate years, to be offered odd years 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMAT 251.
-- Structure and properties of composite materials and design procedures for composite structures.

EMAT 511 CATALYSIS AND APPLIED SURFACE CHEMISTRY
On Demand 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: ECHM 328.
-- The fundamental principles of catalysis, surface chemistry, and reactor design at a working research level.

EMAT 519 SURFACE ENGINEERING
On Demand 3 cr. LEC 2 LAB 1
PREREQUISITE: Graduate standing.
-- Consideration of chemistry and instrumentation needed in engineering design and research, including surface science, and materials.

EMAT 550 FAILURE OF MATERIALS
S alternate years, to be offered odd years 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: One of the following: EMAT 463, EGEN 415, or EMAT 452.
-- Concepts of brittle and ductile fracture, fatigue, creep-rupture and environmentally assisted fracture. Applications to metals, polymers, ceramics and composite materials.

EMAT 552 ADVANCED CERAMICS
F, alternate years, offered odd years 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMAT 251, 252, 350.
-- Advanced treatment of ceramic material including phase transformations, defect chemistry, thermodynamics, synthesis/processing, sintering theory, grain growth, and characterization. Emphasis is placed on functional properties of oxide ceramics for applications in energy conversion.

EMAT 553 ADVANCED COMPOSITE MATERIALS
Even years, S 3 cr. LEC 3
PREREQUISITE: EMAT 463.
-- Advanced treatment of composite materials, including constituent properties, interfaces, micromechanics, microscopic behavior, modes and mechanisms of failure.

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