Contents: Additional impact properties and chemical resistance data as well as industry datasheets for >88,000 polymers. Explore polymer composites using the Synthesizer Tool.
Applicable to: Courses in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, and Product Design.
- Understand classes of materials, their properties, and the underlying reasons for those properties.
- Understand the durability of materials in different environments and what can inhibit corrosion.
- Understand the interaction between materials and manufacturing processes and how this affects selection and design.
- Awareness of the impact of products and packaging on the environment and how to design in a way that reduces this impact.