Phelma Formation 2022

Materials selection - WPMUMAS4

  • Volumes horaires

    • CM 2.0
    • Projet 20.0
    • TD 2.0
    • TP 4.0

    Crédits ECTS

    Crédits ECTS 1.0


know basics of materials and process selection
Differentiate systematic selection methods for academic materials choice and real industrial choices made

Contact Luc SALVO


  • Set of requirements, selection criteria
  • Materials selection guides and software:
    • Pressure vessels analysis
    • Heat exchanger
  • Specificities of nuclear materials selection (« forbidden elements » in a nuclear reactor)
    (for structural material -> effect of neutron irradiation, specificity of the primary medium, activation, activation of corrosion products)
  • Specification of processing and implementation (machining, welding, surface treatment)


Contrôle des connaissances

Semestre 5 - L'examen existe uniquement en anglais 

small report on case study

Informations complémentaires

Semestre 5 - Le cours est donné uniquement en anglais EN

Cursus ingénieur->Cursus Internationaux->Semestre 5
Cursus ingénieur->Master RI EMINE->Semestre 5
Cursus ingénieur->Master RI MANUEN->Semestre 5
Cursus ingénieur->FSC-MAN->Semestre 5
Cursus ingénieur->FSC-EMI->Semestre 5


M.F. Ashby, Materials Selection in Mechanical Design, Fourth Edition, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2011 - 646 pages, 2013