Technology of Composite Materials

Course Name: 

MF802 Technology of Composite Materials


M.Tech (Manufacturing Engineering)


Open Electives (OE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Definition and characteristics of composite materials, overview of advantages and limitations of composite materials, Significance and objectives, Types and classification of typical composite materials. Processing of Polymer Matrix, Metal Matrix and Ceramic Matrix Composite Materials, Testing of Composite Materials, Cutting, Machining and Joining of Composite Materials, Design of Composite Materials, Applications and Developments, Quality Assurance, Tribology of Composite Materials


M.M.Schwartz, Composite Materials Handbook, McGraw Hill Inc., New York, 1992. F.L. Matthews and R.D. Rawlings. Composite Materials- Engineering and Science, CRC Woodhead Publi., 1994. Krishan K. Chawla, Composite Materials- Science and Engineering, Springer, New York, 1998.


Mechanical Engineering

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

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