Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Machinability Of Metal Matrix Composites İMM 605 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Doctorate Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. MURAT ÖZSOY
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

To teach the student machinability term and the factors affecting on machinability of Metal Matrix Composite (MMC)

Course Content

MMC, machinability term, chip formation mechanisms, chip morphology, cutting forces and temperature formation., cutting wear and wearing types, surface roughness and integrity, cutting fluids, Vibration and chatter in machining, Traditional and modern manufacturing methods, Machining methods of MMC.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Have knowledge about MMC materials properties and machinability Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
2 Understands the effects of the reinforcement phases on machinability. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
3 Understands main principles of machining. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
4 Have knowledge about proper selection of cutting tools Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
5 Have knowledge about cutting fluids Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Oral Exam, Homework, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Composite materials and types
2 Metal matrix composite materials
3 Machinability term
4 Mechanics of chip formation
5 Chip morphology
6 Cutting forces and temperature formation
7 Tool wear and types
8 Surface finish and integrity
9 Cutting fluids
10 Mid-Term exam
11 Vibration and chatter in machining
12 Traditional and modern manufacturing methods
13 Machining methods of MMC.
14 Machining methods of MMC.
Course Notes
Course Resources

1. William D., Callister Jr., “Materiasl Science and Engineering an İntroduction”, Seventh Edition, Wiley,2007.
2. Serope Kalpakjian, Steven R. Schmid, “ Manufacturing Processes for Engineering Materials”, Fifth Edition, Pearson,2007.
Wessel, J. K. and Wessel, J. K., Handbook of Advanced Materials, Wiley, John&Sons, 2004.

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 X
5 Analytical modeling and experimental design based on research and application capabilities; the ability to analyze and interpret complex situations in this process X
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 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 50
1. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ödev 30
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 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Assignment 2 15 30
Performance Task (Seminar) 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 160
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.4
dersAKTSKredisi 6