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Physical Metallurgy of Iron and Steel

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Teaching Semester:9th
Course Direction:Materials Science and Engineering
Course Type:Elective

Lecture Hours Lab Hours Exercise Hours
2 2 0

Course Overview

Fe-C Phase Diagram. Equilibrium Phase Transformations. Typical Phase Transformations in Steel and Cast Iron. Metallography - Properties. Non-Equilibrium Phase Diagrams. TTT and CCT Diagrams (Curves). Martensitic Transformation. Tempering. Secondary Hardening. Alloyed Steel - Alloying Elements. Properties and Applications of Steel and Cast Iron. Carburizing - Nitriding. Steel Amenable at High-Temperature Oxidation. Strongly Alloyed Steel. Stainless Steel. Surface Treatment of Steel and Surface Coatings.

Teaching Personnel

G. Papadimitriou

Last Updated: February 25, 2007