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.