Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Powder technology

MSE-462

Lecturer(s) :

Bowen Paul
Derlet Peter

Language:

English

Summary

Most materials e.g. ceramics, metals, polymers or concrete pass during their processing one or more steps in powders. This course discusses and presents the science & technology of important powder processing steps like compaction, dispersion, sintering and novel densification technologies.

Content

 

 

Keywords

powder technology, sintering, compaction, modelling, cement, ceramics, metals, colloidal dispersion

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Ceramics, Ceramic processing, material science

Important concepts to start the course

microstructure property relationships

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

lectures

Assessment methods

Oral exam

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants No
Forum No

Resources

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

see http://ltp.epfl.ch/page-35623-en.html chapter "Powder technology"

Websites

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11  MXG110  
11-12    
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German