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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-150: It's a Material World: The Role of Materials in Society (3 units; U ; NS+; FEE)

Introductory course on the nature of materials and their role in the development of society. Historical perspectives, current societal issues, and future trends are discussed.

Notes:
Prereq: none.
Enroll in LEC 401 and any LAB 801-802

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
NS+ (FEE) 3 LEC 401 52324 3:30 PM-4:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep LAP 258  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 801 52325 4:00 PM-5:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
NS+ (FEE)   LAB 802 52326 4:00 PM-5:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  

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 or 403 and any LAB 801-812. Lec 401 taught partially online.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401 40469 11:00 AM-11:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin EMS E190  
Additional Tuition $86.52.
  (FEE) 4 LEC 402 40470 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11   CHM 180  
Additional Tuition $86.52.
  (FEE) 4 LEC 403 52321 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11   EMS E180  
Additional Tuition $86.52.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 40471 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 40472 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 40473 5:30 PM-7:20 PM M 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 40474 9:30 AM-11:20 AM T 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 805 40475 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 806 40476 2:00 PM-3:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 807 40477 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 808 40645 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 809 40828 5:30 PM-7:20 PM W 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 810 40835 9:30 AM-11:20 AM R 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
Linked to both 401 and 402;

Room - EMS W320
  (FEE)   LAB 811 51521 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 812 52322 2:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 813 54050 2:00 PM-3:50 PM F 09/02-12/11   TBA  
  (FEE)   LAB 814 54125 9:00 AM-10:50 AM M 09/02-12/11   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 815 54170 5:30 PM-7:00 PM R 09/02-12/11   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 taught partially online

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 40478 8:00 AM-8:50 AM MW 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal EMS E190  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 40479 9:30 AM-11:20 AM M 09/02-12/11   EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 40480 9:30 AM-11:20 AM W 09/02-12/11   EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 40481 9:30 AM-11:20 AM F 09/02-12/11   EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 40840 12:00 PM-1:50 PM F 09/02-12/11   EMS W329  
  (FEE)   LAB 805 54060 4:00 PM-5:50 PM T 09/02-12/11   TBA  

MATLENG-410: Mechanical Behavior of Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

An introduction to the mechanical behavior of metals, ceramics, polymers and composite materials. Topics include elastic, plastic and viscoelastic deformation, fracture, fatigue, and creep.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 40820 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan EMS E225  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-411: Materials Laboratory (3 units; U ; FEE)

Experiments demonstrating the basic laws governing the structure, properties, and processing of materials.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LAB 801 40844 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 09/02-12/11   EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-442: Thermodynamics of Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Third law of thermodynamics; application of thermodynamics to materials processes and systems; behavior of solutions; reaction equilibria.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, admis to MatlEng major, MatlEng 201(P); or grad st; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 40482 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-461: Environmental Degradation of Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Technical and economic aspects of material degradation including corrosion and corrosion control. Forms of corrosion, other degradation mechanisms, thermodynamics, kinetics, materials, design, protection strategies.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52327 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Genthe, Christopher CHM 180  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-471: Heat Treatment of Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Study of the heat treatment processes and their effect on the microstructure and properties of metals. Emphasis is on steels, but all alloy systems of importance are covered.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52329 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-483: Materials for Energy Systems (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Processing, structure, and properties of materials used in energy systems. Focus on materials applied to solid oxide fuel cells, photovoltaics, and advanced secondary batteries.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52332 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-485: Introduction to Biomaterials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Introduction to the fundamentals of biomaterials including ceramics, metals, and polymers. Important issues in the selection, design, manufacturing, and evaluation of biomaterials. Current applications, and emerging technologies.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52331 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-511: Advanced Materials Characterization (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Theory and operation of advanced materials characterization instrumentation including thermal analysis, XRD, FT-IR, Raman, AFM, and nanoindenter.

Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 50403 3:30 PM-4:45 PM TR 09/02-12/11 Hardcastle, Steven EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

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 53241 5:00 PM-7:40 PM T 09/02-12/11 Avdeev, Ilya EMS E173  
  (FEE)         T   Stern, Nathaniel    
Additional Tuition $62.40.
X-Hab Systems Engineering for Spacecraft Structur
  (FEE) 3 LEC 002 54138 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani EMS E295  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

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 31366 - 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 31367 - 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 31368 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 004 31369 - 09/02-12/11 Sobolev, Konstantin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 31370 - 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 31371 - 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 31372 - 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 31373 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 009 31374 - 09/02-12/11   TBA  

MATLENG-700: CEAS Graduate Seminar (1 - 3 units; G )

Seminar in professional ethics, oral and written communication, contemporary social issues, career development, time management, and laboratory safety.

Notes:
Civ Eng 700, CompSci 700, ElecEng 700, Ind Eng 700, MatlEng 700 & MechEng 700 are jointly offered and count as repeats of one another Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 SEM 001 53835 1:00 PM-3:30 PM F 09/02-12/11   EMS E295  
Additional Tuition $20.80/cr.
Audit never allowed.

MATLENG-701: Properties of Solids (3 units; G ; FEE)

The applications of physics to the understanding of the properties of solids, including lattice mechanics, band theory, electrical, thermal, magnetic, and defect properties.

Notes:
Prereq: Matleng 402(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52333 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo PHY 143  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-732: Solidification Processing (3 units; G ; FEE)

Solidification phenomena and its engineering application to metals, semiconductors, ceramics, properties of cast products. Foundry processes.

Notes:
MatlEng 732 and MechEng 732 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of each other. Prereq: grad st; Matleng 330(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 52334 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

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 40906 12:00 PM-12:50 PM F 09/02-12/11 Ranji, Mahsa EMS E237  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
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 31375 - 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 002 31376 - 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 003 31377 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 004 31378 - 09/02-12/11 Sobolev, Konstantin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 005 31379 - 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 006 31380 - 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 007 31381 - 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 0 IND 008 31382 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 0 IND 009 31383 - 09/02-12/11 Chen, Junhong TBA  

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 31384 - 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 002 31385 - 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 003 31386 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 004 31387 - 09/02-12/11 Sobolev, Konstantin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 005 31388 - 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 006 31389 - 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 007 31390 - 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 008 31391 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 009 31392 - 09/02-12/11 Chen, Junhong TBA  

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 31393 - 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 002 31394 - 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 003 31395 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 004 31396 - 09/02-12/11 Sobolev, Konstantin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 005 31397 - 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 006 31398 - 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 007 31399 - 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 008 31400 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 009 31401 - 09/02-12/11 Chen, Junhong TBA  

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 31402 - 09/02-12/11 Abu-Zahra, Nidal TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 31403 - 09/02-12/11 El Hajjar, Rani TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 31404 - 09/02-12/11 Lopez, Hugo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 004 31405 - 09/02-12/11 Sobolev, Konstantin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 31406 - 09/02-12/11 Rohatgi, Pradeep TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 31407 - 09/02-12/11 Venugopalan, Devarajan TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 31408 - 09/02-12/11 Church, Benjamin TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 31409 - 09/02-12/11 Kim, Chang Soo TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 009 31410 - 09/02-12/11 Chen, Junhong TBA