Phelma Formation 2022

Material and process selection - 5PMMSEL0

  • Number of hours

    • Lectures 8.0
    • Projects 40.0
    • Tutorials 15.0
    • Internship 0
    • Laboratory works 0
    • Written tests 0


    ECTS 4.0


Learning how to select a material and a process for a given application
Learning the challenges in new materials, recycling and eco-design

Contact Luc SALVO


  • background on materials properties
  • new materials and application domains
  • introduction to material and process selection (performance indices)
  • recycling and eco-design
  • case studies using CES software
  • project given by an industrial

  • good knowledge of materials and properties


Semester 9 - The exam may be taken in french or in english FR EN

report + oral presentation on the long project

* Rapport écrit
* Soutenance orale

Additional Information

Semester 9 - This course may be followed in french or in english  

Course list
Curriculum->Engineering degree->Semester 9
Curriculum->Apprentissage MEP->Semester 9
Curriculum->Internationals Cursus->Semester 9


Materials Selection in Mechanical Design
Michael F. Ashby
Butterworth-Heinemann, 4th Edition, 2011 - 624 pages