MIME 576 Advanced Steelmaking and Processing (4 credits)

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Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : The role of thermodynamics and mass transport phenomena in the production of liquid iron and steel in blast furnaces and basic oxygen/electric arc furnaces, followed by refining, and continuous casting of steel sheet, blooms and billets. The physical metallurgy of steels. Thermo-mechanical processing, rolling, and strengthening mechanisms. Phases, microstructures, and associated mechanical properties.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Guthrie, Roderick I L (Winter)

  • (3-1-8)

  • Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

  • Restriction: Not open to students taking or have taken MIME 456

  • This course is given with MIME 456