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ENGR 141 - Materials Science and Engineering

Unit(s): 3.00

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

This course takes up the internal structures and behaviors of materials used in engineering applications, including the material properties of metals, ceramics, polymers, composites, and semiconductors. Students learn how to select appropriate materials to meet engineering design criteria and to understand the effects of heat, stress, imperfections, and chemical environments upon material properties and performance.

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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

Phone: (562) 692-0921
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