Engineering & Applied Sciences

Academics

Materials Science Minor

This minor is intended for students who have chosen to take a minimum of 16 credits of materials science coursework in any appropriate department.

Required:

1) ME 280 or MSC 202 Introduction to Materials Science
               Prerequisites below or with permission of instructor:
               MTH 163              Differential Equations I
               MTH 164              Multidimensional Calculus (same as ME 164)
               PHY 123               Waves & Modern Physics
               ME 226                 Intro to Solid Mechanics
               PHY 122               Electricity & Magnetism

 2) Choose three of the following courses
               * may only include one of the following courses:
                         PHY227 (MSC230), CHM455 (MSC455), ME460 (MSC 405)
               * must include at least one course at the 400 (graduate) level
                BME 420 (MSC 421)          Biomedical Nanotech
                BME 442 (MSC 442)          Microbiomechanics
                BME 451 (MSC 451)          Biomedical Ultrasound
                BME 462 (MSC 462)          Cell & Tissue Engineering
                CHE 225                             Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
                CHE 286                             Polymer Science & Engineering
                CHE 413 (MSC 413)          Engineering of Soft Matter
                CHE 454 (MSC 454)          Interfacial Engineering
                CHE 458 (MSC 458)          Electrochem&Engg & Fuel Cell
                CHE 460 (MSC 460)           Solar Cells
                CHE 469 (MSC 469)           Biotechnology&Bioengineering
                CHE 482 (MSC 482)           Proc Microelec Device
                CHE 485 (MSC 485)           Thermodynamics & Stat Mech
                CHE 492 (MSC 472)           Biointerfaces
                CHM 404 (MSC 404)          Biophysical Chemistry II
                CHM 416 (MSC 416)          X-ray Crystallography
                CHM 423 (MSC 463)          NMR spectroscopy
                CHM 455 (MSC 455)          Thermodynamics and Stat mechanics
                CHM 456 (MSC 456)          Chemical Bonds: From Molecules to Materials
                ECE 423 (MSC 423)           Semiconductor Devices
                ECE 436 (MSC 437)           Nanophot/Nanomech Devices
                ECE 435 (MSC 473)           Intro to Opto-Electronics
                ECE 520 (MSC 520)           Spin Based Electronics
                EES 204W                            Earth Materials
                EES 208                               Structural Geology
                ME 222 (MSC 424)            Into Robst Dsgn Qual Eng
                ME 232 (MSC 432)            Optomechanics
                ME 242                                Solids and Materials Laboratory
                ME 460 (MSC 405)            Thermodynamics of Solids
                ME 462 (MSC 407)            Solids & Materials lab
                ME 466 (MSC 466)            Corrosion
                OPT 421 (MSC 470)           Optical Properties of Materials
                OPT 465 (MSC 465)           Principles of Lasers
                OPT 507 (MSC 507)           SEM Practicum
                PHY 251 (MSC 420)           Introduction to Condensed Matter Physics
                PHY 227 (MSC 230)           Thermodynamics & Statistical Mechanics
                PHY 418 (MSC 418)           Statistical Mechanics
                PHY 420 (MSC 420)           Introduction to Condensed Matter Physics