Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Solidification Of Metals and Alloys IMM 580 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses <p>None</p>
Recommended Optional Courses <p>None</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AHMET ÖZEL
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective

To comprehend the l theories and concepts about solidification of metals and alloys.

Course Content

Homogeneous and heterogeneous nucleation theories, practical importance of heterogeneous nucleation, grain refinement and inoculating techniques, grain growth morphologies in solidification of metals and alloys, segregations.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to solidification principles of the metals and alloys
2 Classical nucleation theories (Homogeneous nucleation and heterogeneous nucleation)
3 The importance of heterogeneous nucleation in various solidification applications (nucleation in cast irons, grain refinement in aluminum alloys)
Course Notes
Course Resources

Solidification Processing, M. C. Flemings (McGraw Hill, 1974).

Principles of Solidification, An Introduction to Modern Casting and Crystal Growth Concepts, Glicksman, Martin Eden

Solidification and Crystallization Processing in Metals and Alloys, Hasse Fredriksson, Ulla Åkerlind

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
2 Ability to consolidate Manufacturing Engineering problems, develop proper method(s) to solve and apply the innovative solutions to them X
3 Gain comprehensive information on modern techniques, methods and their borders which are being applied to Manufacturing Engineering X
4 Ability to design and apply analytical, modelling and experimental based research, analyze and interpret the faced complex issues during the design and apply process X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 20
Total 20
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Performance Task (Laboratory) 1 14 14
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 160
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.4
dersAKTSKredisi 6