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The course covers mechanical properties of metals including plastic deformation, dislocations, hardening mechanisms, tough and brittle fractures, fatigue and creep.

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* Retrieved from Course syllabus FMH3032 (Autumn 2020–)

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents

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Intended learning outcomes

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Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites

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Recommended prerequisites

Basic knowledge of the microstructures and mechanical properties of metals.

Equipment

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Literature

Information about course literature is announced in the course PM.

Examination and completion

If the course is discontinued, students may request to be examined during the following two academic years.

Grading scale

P, F

Examination

  • INL1 - Hand in assignment, 2,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • KON1 - Partial exam, 1,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • RAP1 - Report, 1,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • SEM1 - Seminar, 0,5 hp, betygsskala: P, F
  • TEN1 - Written exam, 3,0 hp, betygsskala: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Profile picture Stefan Jonsson

Ethical approach

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web FMH3032

Offered by

ITM/Materials Science and Engineering

Main field of study

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Education cycle

Third cycle

Add-on studies

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Supplementary information

The course is given together with MH2032, Mechanical Properties of Materials, 6.0 credits. The courses have the same content, but FMH3032 also includes linking the course's knowledge to a research area.

Postgraduate course

Postgraduate courses at ITM/Materials Science and Engineering