Corrosion Engineering (4250)

Corrosion Engineering (4250)

101 TOOLS FOR CORROSION ENGR 2 credits
Prerequisite: Permission. Corequisite: 3450:149. Introduction to corrosion engineering. Basic concepts of engineering practice. Introduction to professional level software needed for later studies.
105 MATERIALS SC FOR CORROSION ENG 2 credits
Prerequisite: 101. Corequisite: 3150:153. Structure, processing and properties of metals, ceramics, and polymers.
194 DESIGN PROJECT 1 1 credits
Prerequisite: Permission. Individual design project in Corrosion Engineering that is supervised by a faculty member.
200 MAT & ENER BALANCS FR CORR ENG 4 credits
Prerequisites: 101 or equivalent, 3450:221, 3150:151. Introduction to material and energy balance calculations applied to the solution of chemical processing and corrosion engineering problems.
294 DESIGN PROJECT 2 1-2 credits
Prerequisite: Sophomore Standing. Individual design project in Corrosion Engineering that is supervised by a faculty member.
300 FUNDAMENTALS OF AQUEOUS CORR 3 credits
Prerequisites: 105, 3150:264, 4200:225, 4300:201. Corequisites: 301, 4300:202, 4400:320. Fundamentals of aqueous corrosion will cover corrosion tendencies, processes and rates at low temperature. An in-depth understanding of the aqueous corrosion mechanisms, materials performance, and the effects of stress will be covered.
301 AQUEOUS CORROSION LAB 1 1 credits
Prerequisites: 101, 105, 3150:265. Corequisite: 300. Laboratory exercises will reinforce the fundamentals of aqueous corrosion.
305 AQUEOUS CORROSION PREVENTION 3 credits
Prerequisite: 300. Corequisite: 306. This course presents a functional approach to controlling and preventing aqueous corrosion based upon engineering methodologies to proper materials selection, organic coatings, chemical inhibitors, and electrochemical protection. Applications in specific industries will be covered.
306 AQUEOUS CORROSION LAB 2 1 credits
Prerequisite: 301. Corequisite: 305. Laboratory exercises will reinforce the fundamentals of aqueous corrosion.
310 FUNDAMENTALS OF DRY CORROSION 3 credits
Prerequisite: 300. Corequisite: 311. Fundamentals of dry/hot corrosion will cover corrosion tendencies, processes and rates at high temperature. An in-depth understanding of the high temperature corrosion mechanisms, materials performance, and the effects of stress will be covered.
311 HIGH TEMPERATURE CORROSION LAB 1 credits
Prerequisite: 306. Corequisite: 310. Laboratory exercises will reinforce the fundamentals of high temperature corrosion.
340 CORROSION PREVENTION (DRY) 3 credits
Prerequisite: 305. Corequisite: 310, 4600:380. This course presents a functional approach to controlling and preventing dry corrosion based upon engineering methodologies to proper materials selection, inorganic coatings, and passivation. Applications in specific industries will be covered.
394 DESIGN PROJECT 3 1-3 credits
Prerequisite: Junior Standing. Individual design project in Corrosion Engineering that is supervised by a faculty member.
440 CORROSION MANAGEMENT 1 3 credits
Prerequisite: 340, 4600:380. This course applies the lessons learned in corrosion prevention and laboratory courses to corrosion case studies. Solutions to existing corrosion problems will be developed based on the analysis of test data.
441 CORROSION MANAGEMENT 2 3 credits
Prerequisite: 440. This course focuses on understanding the financial, political, social and health implications of corrosion, corrosion mitigation, and corrosion prevention. Solutions to existing corrosion problems will be developed based on economic, political, social, and health issues. The course will also cover methodologies for preserving assets and reducing operation costs.
494 DESIGN PROJECT 4 1-3 credits
Prerequisite: Senior Standing. Individual design project in Corrosion Engineering that is supervised by a faculty member.
497 HONORS PROJECT 1-3 credits
Prerequisites: Senior standing in Honors College or permission. Individual research or design project in Corrosion Engineering that is supervised by a faculty member. Conducted in accordance with the Honors College requirements.

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