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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.
Courses - Expand Subject


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: Math 231(C), score of 1 on chem placement test or min grade C in Chem 100(P)

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 4 LEC 401 19289 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin PHY 135  
Additional Tuition $86.52.
  (FEE) 4 LEC 402 19290 5:30 PM-6:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Chang, Hong EMS E190  
Additional Tuition $86.52.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 19291 8:00 AM-9:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Nezafati, Marjan EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 19292 12:00 PM-1:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Nezafati, Marjan EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 19293 5:30 PM-7:20 PM M 09/05-12/14 Park, Jiyun EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 19294 8:00 AM-9:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Behera, Swaroop EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 805 19295 10:00 AM-11:50 AM T 09/05-12/14 Ortiz Reyes, Lizeth Nayibe EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 806 19296 12:00 PM-1:50 PM T 09/05-12/14 Park, Jiyun EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 807 19297 3:30 PM-5:20 PM T 09/05-12/14 Park, Jiyun EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 808 19413 8:00 AM-9:50 AM W 09/05-12/14   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 809 19416 12:00 PM-1:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Behera, Swaroop EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 810 22153 5:30 PM-7:20 PM W 09/05-12/14 Heintzkill, Reed EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 811 22299 8:00 AM-9:50 AM R 09/05-12/14   EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 812 22696 10:00 AM-11:50 AM R 09/05-12/14 Heintzkill, Reed EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 813 22717 12:00 PM-1:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Heintzkill, Reed EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 814 25038 3:30 PM-5:20 PM R 09/05-12/14 Behera, Swaroop EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 816 25041 12:00 PM-1:50 PM F 09/05-12/14 Nezafati, Marjan 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).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 401 19298 9:00 AM-9:50 AM MW 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal EMS E190  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
  (FEE)   LAB 801 19299 10:00 AM-11:50 AM M 09/05-12/14 Gohari, Behnam EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 802 19300 2:00 PM-3:50 PM M 09/05-12/14 Gohari, Behnam EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 803 19301 5:30 PM-7:20 PM T 09/05-12/14 Gohari, Behnam EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 804 19417 10:00 AM-11:50 AM W 09/05-12/14 Chen, Xi EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 805 22700 2:00 PM-3:50 PM W 09/05-12/14 Chen, Xi EMS W320  
  (FEE)   LAB 806 23272 10:00 AM-11:50 AM F 09/05-12/14 Chen, Xi EMS W320  

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 19411 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan PHY 144  
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 19418 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Erfanian Nazif Toosi, Hamid Reza CHM 197  
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 19302 11:00 AM-12:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin EMS E150  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-452: Ceramic Materials (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Ceramic bonding, crystallography and structure, defects and Brouwer diagram, mass and electrical transport of ceramics, phase equilibria, mechanical properties, and processing of ceramics including sintering.

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 23745 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie LUB S220  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-456: Metal Casting Engineering (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Pattern and core design; molding technology; pouring and feeding castings; metallurgy of cast engineering alloys and their foundry practice; casting design.

Notes:
MatlEng 456(421) and MechEng 456 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; MatlEng 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 23737 10:00 AM-10:50 AM MWF 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep EMS E228  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

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 22300 4:00 PM-5:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Genthe, Christopher EMS E150  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

MATLENG-465: Friction and Wear (3 units; U/G ; FEE)

Friction and wear of engineering materials. Effect of environment, surface interactions, lubrication, and material properties. Techniques of analysis and measurement.

Notes:
Not open to students who have cr in MechEng 465, which is identical to MatlEng 465. Prereq: jr st; MatlEng 201(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 23748 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Schultz, Benjamin LAP 260  
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 26208 8:00 AM-9:15 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo EMS E225  
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 23747 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie EMS E220  
Additional Tuition $64.89.
Consent required to audit.

MATLENG-490: Senior Design Projects I (1 units; U ; FEE)

Project identification and planning; proposals, project management, ethics, professional responsibilities, standards and team procedures. Written and oral engineering reports and proposals. For first semester seniors.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; MatlEng 411(C).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 1 LEC 001 23274 1:00 PM-1:50 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin EMS W110  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
Consent required to audit.

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

Notes:
May be retaken 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 11549 - 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 11550 - 09/05-12/14 El Hajjar, Rani ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 11551 - 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 004 11552 - 09/05-12/14 Sobolev, Konstantin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 11553 - 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 11554 - 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 11555 - 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 11556 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Chang Soo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 009 11557 - 09/05-12/14   ROOM 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 23738 2:00 PM-4:30 PM F 09/05-12/14 Videkovich, Randolph EMS E190  
Non-thesis students enroll for 1 cr; thesis students enroll for 3 cr. Additional Tuition $21.63/cr
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 SEM 002 23739 8:15 PM-9:45 PM W 09/05-10/14 Videkovich, Randolph EMS E160  
This section is for Non-thesis students. Additional Tuition $21.63.
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 SEM 203 23742 - 09/05-12/14 Videkovich, Randolph ONLINE WEB  
Non-thesis students enroll for 1 cr; thesis students enroll for 3 cr. A special course fee of $300 in addition to regular tuition charged for this section. Computer Internet access req'd.
Audit never allowed.

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 22945 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo EMS W110  

MATLENG-731: Deformation Processing (3 units; G ; FEE)

Application of engineering principles to shape generation by deformation processing. Analysis of forging, stamping, drawing. Effect of deformation material properties and behavior.

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

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 001 25072 5:30 PM-6:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal EMS E150  
Additional Tuition $64.89.

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 11558 - 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 002 11559 - 09/05-12/14 El Hajjar, Rani ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 003 11560 - 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 004 11561 - 09/05-12/14 Sobolev, Konstantin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 005 11562 - 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 006 11563 - 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63.
  (FEE) 0 IND 007 11564 - 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 0 IND 008 11565 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Chang Soo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 0 IND 009 11566 - 09/05-12/14 Chen, Junhong ROOM TBA  
  (FEE) 0 IND 010 11567 - 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie ROOM 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 11568 - 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 002 11569 - 09/05-12/14 El Hajjar, Rani ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 003 11570 - 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 004 11571 - 09/05-12/14 Sobolev, Konstantin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 005 11572 - 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 006 11573 - 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 007 11574 - 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 008 11575 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Chang Soo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 009 11576 - 09/05-12/14 Chen, Junhong ROOM TBA  
  (FEE) 1 - 9 IND 010 11577 - 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie ROOM 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 11578 - 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 002 11579 - 09/05-12/14 El Hajjar, Rani ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 003 11580 - 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 004 11581 - 09/05-12/14 Sobolev, Konstantin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 005 11582 - 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 006 11583 - 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 007 11584 - 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 008 11585 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Chang Soo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 009 11586 - 09/05-12/14 Chen, Junhong ROOM TBA  
  (FEE) 1 - 12 IND 010 11587 - 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie ROOM 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 11588 - 09/05-12/14 Abu-Zahra, Nidal ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 002 11589 - 09/05-12/14 El Hajjar, Rani ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 003 11590 - 09/05-12/14 Lopez, Hugo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 004 11591 - 09/05-12/14 Sobolev, Konstantin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 005 11592 - 09/05-12/14 Rohatgi, Pradeep ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 006 11593 - 09/05-12/14 Venugopalan, Devarajan ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 007 11594 - 09/05-12/14 Church, Benjamin ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 008 11595 - 09/05-12/14 Kim, Chang Soo ROOM TBA  
Additional Tuition $21.63/cr.
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 009 11596 - 09/05-12/14 Chen, Junhong ROOM TBA  
  (FEE) 1 - 3 IND 010 11597 - 09/05-12/14 Niu, Junjie ROOM TBA