CIVE 202 Construction Materials (4 credits)

Offered by: Civil Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Civil Engineering : Classification of materials; atomic bonds; phase diagrams; elementary crystallography, imperfections and their relationship to mechanical behaviour; engineering properties and uses of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, ceramics, cement, concrete, timber and timber products, polymers, composites; smart materials and systems; electrochemical reactions and corrosion, prevention and protection; environmental influences; group laboratory projects.

Terms: Winter 2018

Instructors: Andrew Boyd (Winter)