Composites: Mechanics & Processing

Course Name: 

DP 812 COMPOSITES: MECHANICS AND PROCESSING

Programme: 

M.Tech (Design and Precision Engineering)

Category: 

Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0)

Content: 

Principles of composites, micromechanics of composites. Various types of reinforcements and their properties. Role of interfaces. Fabrication of metal matrix composites: in-situ, dispersion hardened, particle, whisker and fibre reinforced; composite coatings by electro deposition and spray forming. ; Fabrication of polymeric and ceramic matrix composites. Mechanical physical properties of composites, Mechanisms of fracture in composites. Property evaluation and NDT of composites. Wear and environmental effects in composites.

References: 

Autar K. Kaw -Mechanics of composite materials, CRC Press New York.2005 Rober M. Jones -Mechanics of Composite Materials, Mc-Graw Hill Kogakusha Ltd.1998 Michael W, Hyer -Stress analysis of fiber Reinforced Composite Materials, Mc-Graw Hill International.2008 Krishan K. Chawla -Composite Material Science and Engineering, Springer. 2001

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

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Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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