15h Th, 10h Pr
Number of credits
|Master in electro-mechanical engineering (120 ECTS)||2 crédits|
|Master in mechanical engineering (120 ECTS)||2 crédits|
|Certificate in sustainable automotive engineering||2 crédits|
Language(s) of instruction
Organisation and examination
Teaching in the first semester, review in January
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents
Description and use of different types of materials used in automotive: metals, ceramics, polymers and composites.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit
To choose the best material required by a particular application or for particular properties
Prerequisite knowledge and skills
PHYS0904 : Physics of materials
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Workshops : Use of the CES software (Ashby method) to select a material ; Learning by project. Group project
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning)
Face-to-face theoretical lectures; workshops.
Recommended or required readings
Lecture notes available at the laboratory of Metallic Materials Science (MMS).
Assessment methods and criteria
The examination es based on the project