Materials selection in mechanical design

Course Name: 

DP 809 MATERIALS SELECTION IN MECHANICAL DESIGN

Programme: 

M.Tech (Design and Precision Engineering)

Category: 

Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0)

Content: 

Design Process-Introduction: materials - history and character; Organizing materials and processes; Matching material to design; Materials Selection Charts, Density and elastic moduli; Stiffness-limited design; Plasticity, yielding and ductility; Strength-limited design; Fracture and fracture toughness; Cyclic loading, damage and failure; Fracture- limited design; Friction and wear; Materials and heat; Using Materials at high temperatures; Conductors, insulators and dielectrics; Magnetic Materials; Materials for Optical Devices; Oxidation, corrosion
and degradation; Manufacturing processes; Processing and properties; Materials, processes and the environment process, material and shape selection, the design of hybrid materials, ‘eco’ selection, and industrial design, Case Studies.

References: 

M.F. Ashby, Materials Selection in Mechanical Design, Butterworth Heinemann, 2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, etal, Materials: Engineering, Science, Processing and Design (2nd edition) 2010 M.F. Ashby and K. Johnson, Materials and Design, Butterworth Heinemann, 2nd edition, 2010 Ashby & Jones - Engineering Materials Vol 1 & 2, Butterworth Heinemann, 2005

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

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Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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