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II-Sustainable Materials

Course Code :2310FTIMEM
Study domain:Electromechanics
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:50
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Jean-Pierre Smet
Gunther Steenackers

3. Course contents *

Corrosion: Concepts such as reduction potentials, balance potentials, corrosion potentials, corrosion flow densities and corrosion speeds will be explained.
Corrosion: different forms of corrosion
Corrosion: Measures against corrosion such as materials' choice, cathodic and anodic protection
Lab: measuring method to determine, in an electrochemical way, the corrosion speed in specific circumstances.
Materials' science: Steel alloys: tools, stainless steel tools
Materials' science: ceramic materials: structure, characteristics, applications and processing techniques
Materials' selection package CES
Welding: welding of stainless steel
Welding: aluminium
Welding: special welding processes