Contents: A subset of aerospace materials is identified, assisting aerospace-themed projects. Additional Industry Standard databases provide high temperature data. The Synthesizer Tool facilitates the modeling of composites and part cost.
Applicable to: Courses in Aerospace Engineering & Mechanical Engineering.
- Understand classes of materials, their properties and how they change at higher and lower temperatures
- Understand composites, their manufacture, properties and design
- Understand rational selection of materials and processes using constraints and objectives for lightweight design
- Awareness of the impact of products on the environment; how to design to reduce this impact.