ABOUT THE COURSE
It is a first course at the under graduate level on microstructural characterization of materials. This course will cover the basic principles and techniques of optical and scanning electron microscopy along with demonstrations on the instrument details and imaging experiments through videos. This course also deals with the sample preparation techniques for the microstructural analysis with practical examples through videos.
Undergraduate students of Metallurgical and Materials, Physics, Chemistry and biological sciences
INDUSTRIES THAT WILL VALUE THIS
All the Metallurgical and automotive industries will be interested in this course
N. Maheswari, a Ph.D scholar, Department of metallurgical and materials engineering, IIT Madras. Area of research: Processing and characterization of quench and partitioned steels.
K Sai Rajeshwari, Integrated Masters and PhD, Department of metallurgical and materials engineering, IIT Madras. Area of research: Deformation processing and mechanical testing of Nickel base alloys
assignments (1 per week).
Mostly MCQ, some subjective.
Best 5 will be taken for evaluation.
The exam is optional.
Exams will be on 20 March 2016 and 27 March 2016.
Tentative list of exam cities: http://nptel.ac.in/noc/pdf/Exam%20City-list.pdf
Registration url: Announcements will be made when the registration form is open for registrations.
The online registration form has to be filled and the certification exam fee of approximately Rs 1000 needs to be paid.
Certificate will be given to those who register and write the exam. Certificate will have your name, photograph and the score in the final exam.
It will have the logos of NPTEL and IIT Madras. It will be e-verifiable at nptel.ac.in/noc.