Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Sintering Theory and Practices IMM 542 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses <p>Yok</p>
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. ŞADUMAN ŞEN
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. ŞADUMAN ŞEN,
Course Assistants

Res. Asst. Eren Yılmaz

Course Category
Course Objective

To introduce sintering bases; explaining the solid, liquid and mixed powder sintering; interpreting the sintering kinetics, understanding the sintering practice and selection of atmosphere.

Course Content

Fundamentals of sintering; solid, liquid and mixed powder sintering; sintering kinetics, sintering practice and selection of atmosphere.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Fundamentals of sintering
2 Solid-liquid sintering theory
3 Sintering kinetics
4 Green strength effects in sintering
5 Mixed powder sintering
6 Advanced sintering
7 Liguid phase sintering
8 Sintering practice and selection of atmosphere
10 Heat sources and heat transfer
11 Substrates
12 Furnace design
13 Sintering applications
14 Operation problems
Course Notes <p>[1] &ldquo;Powder Metallurgy &amp; Particulate Materials Processing&rdquo; Randall M. German, Metal Powder Industry 2005, ISBN 0976205718 Hardcover.</p>
Course Resources

[2] “Powder Metallurgy of Iron and Steel” Randall M. German, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1998, ISBN 471157392.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Ability to access wide and deep information with scientific researches in the field of Manufacturing Engineering, evaluate, interpret and implement the knowledge gained in his/her field of study X
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
5 Analytical modeling and experimental design based on research and application capabilities; the ability to analyze and interpret complex situations in this process
6 Awareness of the new and developing practices of the profession; the ability to examine and learn when necessary
7 Design and apply theoretical, experimental and model-based research; analyze and solve complicated problems in this process
8 Develop new and / or original ideas and methods; design complex systems or processes and develop innovative / alternative solutions in their designs.
9 The ability to transcribe the processes and outcomes of their work in a systematic and explicit way, either in writing or verbally, in the national and international contexts,
10 It considers social, scientific and ethical values in the collection, interpretation, announcement of data and in all professional activities.
11 To be able to develop strategy, policy and implementation plans on issues related to manufacturing engineering and to be able to evaluate the results obtained within the framework of quality processes
12 Students are aware of the social, environmental, health, safety, legal aspects of project management and business practices and limitations on their engineering applications.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 60
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 40
Total 100
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 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 150
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6
dersAKTSKredisi 6