10.556 Materials for Aerospace and Energy Applications

Materials for Aerospace and Energy Applications

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 38515
Status Active

Material requirements for emerging applications in aerospace and energy sectors will be discussed. Mechanical, thermal and electrical and barrier properties of filled polymers and polymer nanocomposites will be studied. The effect of resin structure, filler additives, reactive diluents on the resulting properties will be reviewed. Scale-up issues will be studied using basic principles of chemical engineering.