MS3606 Introduction to Welding and Joining Metallurgy

Welding and joining are presented from the point of view of metallurgy. Topics include the nature and applications of welding and joining processes; the welding thermal cycle; metallurgical effects of the welding thermal cycle; welding and joining of steels, aluminum alloys, stainless steels and heat-resistant alloys. Also, weldment inspection and quality assurance are introduced.


MS2201 and MS3202 or consent of the instructor

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Quarter Offered

  • As Required