|METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week):
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|Level of Study:
||Prof.Dr. MUSTAFA TOKYAY
||Fall or Spring Semesters.
The objectives of this course are to provide the students with the knowledge of construction materials in an advanced level (starting from atomic and microstructural level of materials and further analyzing general properties of materials which are used in civil engineering applications).
Characteristics of construction materials, deterioration of building materials, ferrous metals and various methods for shaping metals, alloys of metals, steel, structural steel types, non-ferrous metals, precast concrete blocks, brick and tile, wood and wood products, polymers and various adhesives.
At the end of the course, the learner is expected to know the materials which he/she may come across during a construction, their properties and usage in detail.