Fracture Mechanics and Failure Analysis - MATS4004

Faculty: Faculty of Science

School: School of Materials Science and Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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Fracture mechanics, remnant life assessment, general practice in failure analysis, fractographic analysis, ductile and brittle fracture, fatigue, stress corrosion cracking, hydrogen embrittlement, fracture criteria in design, fracture toughness and fatigue testing.


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