Ferrous and non ferrous materials

Ref : ME010

Goals

Differenciate between metallic materials and non metallic materials (polymers, elastomers, coatings)
Acquire basics for selecting adapted materials to the conditions of service

Understand the corrosion
Understand the complexity of recommendation in water


Program

Introduction of metallic materials
Cast iron carbon steels, stainless steel, duplex, copper alloys, nickel alloys
Presentation of non-metallic materials
Polymers, ceramics, coatings
Discussion on the choice of materials
Corrosion: definition and consequences
Water : understand its complexity
Materials testing methods