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Mehmet Sarikaya
MSE 298
Seattle Campus

Introduction to Modern Materials

Materials and advances in materials are at the core of a large number of significant technological advances. Seminar format highlights processing, properties, and uses of a broad class of materials for a variety of applications, each introduced by a faculty member from the department. Offered: ASp.

Class description

The course will cover general materials science and engineering rules and the state of the art research carried out in the MSE department, presented by the faculty and the instructor.

Student learning goals

What is materials science and engineering

What are different types of materials

How to read and analyze a scientific paper

How to prepare a scientific report

The state of the art MSE

Multidisciplinary science and engineering

General method of instruction

Listening scienitific presentations, asking questions, debating/discussions, preparing/writing report/term paper on a new topic.

Recommended preparation

General freshman Physics/Chemistry/Biology

Class assignments and grading

A term paper preparation and attendence

Significance of the term paper


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Mehmet Sarikaya
Date: 10/28/2010