BREE 216 Bioresource Engineering Materials (3 credits)

Offered by: Bioresource Engineering (Agricultural & Environmental Sciences)

Overview

Bioresource Engineering : Introduction to the composition and mechanical constitution of materials used in bioresource engineering, including metals, plastics, concrete, wood, composite, plant and food materials. Crystal structure, alloys, phase diagrams, stresses and strains, elasticity, plasticity, yield, fracture, ductility, heat treatments, cold work, corrosion, composite materials, concrete chemistry, polymers.

Terms: Fall 2019

Instructors: Marie-Josee Dumont (Fall)

  • 2 lectures and one 2-hour lab

  • Restrictions: Open to students enrolled in a Bioresource Engineering program or permission of the instructor.