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Materials Science and Engineering
Chair: Nidal Abu-Zahra (414) 229-5181, nidal@uwm.edu Please note: Additional tuition, applied regardless of the credit plateau, is charged for all undergraduate and graduate courses offered through the UWM College of Engineering and Applied Science. The differential tuition rate will be set at $21.63 per credit during this academic year. The additional tuition will enhance the quality of education in engineering and computer science.

STUDENTS WHO ARE ABSENT DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF A CEAS CLASS WITHOUT PERMISSION MAY BE DROPPED FROM THE CLASS. (See Registration portion of this Schedule for information about fees for students dropped by department).

Due to space limitations, some courses may be restricted to students admitted to the College of Engineering & Applied Science. The program may impose major status as a prerequisite for courses numbered 300 and above.
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MATLENG-201: Engineering Materials (4 units; U ; FEE)

Basic behavior and processing of engineering materials emphasizing metals and alloys and including ceramics and plastics. Laboratory work is included.

Notes:
Prereq: Chem 105(P) or 102(P) or 117(P).
Enroll in LEC 401 or 402 and any LAB 801-811. LEC 401 will be taught partially online.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401 13835 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS E180  
Course taught partially on-line. Internet access required. Additional Tuition $83.20.
  (FEE) 4 LEC 402 13836 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Chang, Hong EMS E190  
Additional Tuition $83.20.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 13837 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 13838 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 13839 5:30 PM-7:20 PM M 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 13840 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 805 13931 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 806 13841 5:30 PM-7:20 PM W 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 807 13932 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 808 13933 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 809 14031 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 810 14199 9:30 AM-11:20 AM T 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 811 14473 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 812 34026 9:30 AM-11:20 AM R 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS W320  

MATLENG-330: Materials and Processes in Manufacturing (3 units; U ; FEE)

Principles and practice of manufacturing processes for engineering materials. Processes include casting, forging, rolling, extrusion, sintering and machining. Laboratory work is included.

Notes:
Prereq: MatlEng 201(P).
Enroll in LEC 401 and any LAB 801-804. LEC 401 will be taught partially online.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 13842 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal EMS E190  
Course taught partially on-line. Internet access required. Additional Tuition $64.89.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 13843 9:30 AM-11:20 AM M 01/21-05/08 Ren, Ren EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 13999 9:30 AM-11:20 AM F 01/21-05/08 Khoshnoud, Parisa EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 14012 11:30 AM-1:20 PM F 01/21-05/08 Khoshnoud, Parisa EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 14239 1:30 PM-3:20 PM F 01/21-05/08 Vega Valer, Vladimir EMS W329  

MATLENG-380: Engineering Basis for Materials Selection (3 units; U ; FEE)

The study of the basis for materials selection in the design of engineering systems. Materials design parameters, classes of materials case studies in material's selections.

Notes:
Prereq: MatlEng 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 32497 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Fell, Christopher EMS E170  
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG-402: Physical Metallurgy (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Crystal binding and electron theory of solids, phase diagrams, diffusion, nucleation and growth, recrystallization, precipitation hardening, solidification, austenite decomposition.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; MatlEng 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 13866 9:30 AM-10:45 AM MW 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin EMS E180  
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG-443: Transport Phenomena in Materials Processing (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

A study of phenomena related to transport of mass, energy, and momentum with applications to materials processing.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, MatlEng 442(P), & ElecEng 234 (P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 14089 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan LUB S171  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-453: Polymeric Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Structure, crystallinity of polymers, amorphous polymers and elastomers, synthesis method, polymerization, copolymerization, polymer characterization, polymer solutions, and viscoelasticity, deformation mechanics of polymers.

Notes:
Not open for cr to students with cr in MatlEng 451(ER). Prereq: jr st, MatlEng 201(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 32498 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Gunashekar, Subhashini EMS E150 PDF
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG 457(455): Engineering Composites (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Study of the structure-property relationships in composite materials. Properties of fibers and other reinforcements. Metal, polymer and ceramic matrix composites.

Notes:
MatlEng 457(455) & MechEng 457 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of each other. Prereq: jr st; MatlEng 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 32499 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 01/21-05/08 Menezes, Pradeep EMS E237 PDF
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG-481: Electronic Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Electronic conduction in materials. Electronic phenomena in metals, semiconductors, and insulators. Materials production, characterization, and application to micro-electronic devices, with particular emphasis on thin film technology.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; MatlEng 201(P) or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 32500 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Kouklin, Nikolai EMS E145  
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG 490(390): Senior Design Projects (4 units; U ; FEE)

Independent and team design projects under the direction of a faculty member. Written engineering reports must be submitted on each design project undertakenPrereq: sr st; MatlEng 201(P); a 400-level Materials course except MatlEng 411..

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 001 14280 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $62.40.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-690: Topics in Materials: (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Lectures on special topics in materials engineering and science.

Notes:
May be repeated with change in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Product Realization
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 14414 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 01/21-05/08 Avdeev, Ilya EMS E173  
  (FEE)         T   Stern, Nathaniel    
Additional Tuition $62.40.
Innovation and Commercialization
  (FEE) 3 LEC 002 14415 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 01/21-05/08 Thompson, Brian EMS E173  

MATLENG-699: Independent Study (1 - 3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Notes:
Retakeable to max of 6 cr applied toward undergraduate degree. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 001 13728 - 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 14482 - 01/21-05/08 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 13729 - 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 004 13730 - 01/21-05/08   TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 13731 - 01/21-05/08 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 13954 - 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 14210 - 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 14263 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.

MATLENG-702: Advanced Materials Thermodynamics (3 units; G ; FEE)

Thermodynamics of materials including solutions, mixtures, and interfaces. Topics including statistical interpretation of entropy, chemical reactions, Ellingham diagrams, phase diagrams, and intermediate phases.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; MatlEng 442(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 14043 5:30 PM-6:46 PM MW 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo EMS W109  
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG-710: Advanced Mechanical Behavior of Materials (3 units; G ; FEE)

Advanced topics on the mechanical properties of materials including plasticity, anelasticity, fracture, creep, fatigue, and the effects of temperature, rates, and processing history.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; MatlEng 410(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 32501 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo EMS W109  
Additional Tuition $62.40.

MATLENG-880: Bioengineering Seminar (1 units; G )

Presentations by bioengineering affiliated faculty, invited speakers, and graduate students.

Notes:
MechEng 880, ElecEng 880, CompSci 880, MatlEng 880, Ind Eng 880 & Civ Eng 880 are jointly offered and count as repeats of one another. May be repeated to 3 cr. max. Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 SEM 001 14461 12:00 PM-12:50 PM F 01/21-05/08 Ranji, Mahsa EMS E237  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
Audit never allowed.

MATLENG-888: Candidate for Degree (0 units; G ; FEE)

Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirements.

Notes:
Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 0 IND 001 13732 - 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 002 14483 - 01/21-05/08 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 003 13733 - 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 005 13734 - 01/21-05/08 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 006 13955 - 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 007 14209 - 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.
  (FEE) 0 IND 008 14264 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80.

MATLENG-990: Masters Thesis (1 - 9 units; G ; FEE)

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 001 13735 - 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 002 14484 - 01/21-05/08 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 003 13736 - 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 004 13737 - 01/21-05/08 Neumann, Joachim TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 005 13738 - 01/21-05/08 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 006 13956 - 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 007 14208 - 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 008 14265 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.

MATLENG-998: Doctoral Thesis (1 - 12 units; G ; FEE)

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 001 13739 - 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 002 14485 - 01/21-05/08 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 003 13740 - 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 005 13741 - 01/21-05/08 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 006 13957 - 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 007 14207 - 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 008 14266 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.

MATLENG-999: Advanced Independent Study (1 - 3 units; G ; FEE)

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr & grad prog committee.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 001 13742 - 01/21-05/08 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 14486 - 01/21-05/08 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 13743 - 01/21-05/08 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 13744 - 01/21-05/08 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 13958 - 01/21-05/08 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 14206 - 01/21-05/08 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 14267 - 01/21-05/08 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.