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ETS 448. Applications of Composite Materials

Credits: 3
Department: Environmental & Technological Studies
Description: Properties and applications of composites. Design issues. Open molding, resin infusion, and high-volume molding methods. Materials, tools, and processes.
Prerequisites: ETS 343
Semester Offered: Odd Fall
Grading Method: ABCDF
Lab: Lab

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Compare and contrast the structural and matrix materials used in composite products.
2. Apply safety practices and personal protection devices to the laboratory environment.
3. Design and manufacture forms and molds for composite structures employing production techniques for fiber reinforced plastics.
4. Manage composite manufacturing facilities for efficiency and productivity.
5. Produce finished composite components and the associated structures.

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