FACULTY OF ENGINEERINGDEPARTMENT OF METALLURGICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING


Courses given by the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


METE304 FUNDAMENTALS OF MECHANICAL SHAPING

Course Code: 5700304
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 5.0
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. CEMİL HAKAN GÜR
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 5610223
The course set above should be completed before taking METE304 FUNDAMENTALS OF MECHANICAL SHAPING .

Course Objective

1.Describe the basic principles of industrial metalworking theory with the concepts to improve the production in metalworking and forming of metallic and nonmetallic materials industry. 2.Explain the effects of several parameters during shaping of materials on the process itself and on the final mechanical properties such as deformation speed, amount of deformation, tool profile, and friction on the energy consumed and heat generated during forming operations is to be given. 3.Analyze the workability, formability and control of microstructure through the deformation processing

Course Content

Macroscopic plasticity of engineering materials; yield criteria, plastic stress-strain relations, strain instability, strain rate and temperature. Plasticity analysis, ideal work, slab analysis, upper-bound analysis, slip line field theory, finite element analysis. Formability, workability, deformation processing of multiphase materials, control of microstructure through deformation processing.

Learning Outcomes

Students apply materials science and mechanics to metal forming.