Phelma Formation 2022

Materials families - 4PMFGCM2

  • Number of hours

    • Lectures 8.0
    • Projects 0
    • Tutorials 8.0
    • Internship 0
    • Laboratory works 2.0


    ECTS 1.5


Know their main physical and mechanical properties
Know most of the used materials families
Be able to compare them
Know the specificity of some industrial fields

Contact Luc SALVO


During this lecture the main materials classes wiil be seen (metals, polymers, composites, ceramics) with a focus on their physical, mechanical properties as well as their processing. Concerning metals specific attention will be paid on the most used ones (aluminium, magnesum, copper, titanium and steels). Each times some case studies will be given in the field of structural materials, functional materials and nuclear materials



Semester 8 - The exam is given in english only 

written exam 2h
all given documents allowed
calculator required

Examen écrit 100%

Additional Information

This course brings 2.0 ECTS to students in UE Materials basics & characterizat

This course brings 2.0 ECTS to students in UE Materials basis

Semester 8 - This course is given in english only EN
Course list
Curriculum->Engineering degree->Semester 8
Curriculum->Internationals Cursus->Semester 8


Materials: Engineering, Science, Processing and Design
H. Schercliff, D. Cebon, M.F. Ashby 528 pages Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd; 1st edition (feb 2007)
Daniel Gay "Matériaux composites" Edition Hermès, 668 pages, 2005
Des matériaux
J.P Baïlon, J.M. Dorlot, 726 pages Presses int. Polytechnique (2002)