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ENGR 140 - Materials Science and Engineering

Unit(s): 4.00

Prerequisite:PHY 211, CHEM 130
Transfers to:UC,CSU

This course is an introduction to engineering materials. Students develop an understanding of the atomic structure of the major classes of materials; the properties (i.e., mechanical, thermal, optical, and electrical) of metals, polymers, ceramics, and electronic materials; the effect of processing in the internal structures of materials; and material deterioration and failure processes.

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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.


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3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601

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