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Ceramic Materials Short Courses

Increase Your Knowledge with ACerS Ceramic Materials Short Courses.

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Are you an engineer, scientist, operations professional, or student looking to increase your materials science knowledge? Our short courses expand on foundational topics and will equip you with the skills required for today’s marketplace.

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This two-day course will cover the principles and practices in sintering.

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This half day course provides an introduction to machine learning and materials informatics for materials science

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This two day course addresses the mechanical properties of ceramics and glasses for elastic properties, strength measurements, fracture parameters, and indentation hardness.

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A must-attend course at ms&t19!

Introduction to Machine Learning for Material Science

with Joshua Tappan, Bryce Meredig, and John Mauro

Mechanical Properties of Ceramics and Glasses

Held in conjunction with ICACC 2020, this two day course addresses the mechanical properties of ceramics and glasses for elastic properties, strength measurements, fracture parameters, and indentation hardness.

Topics will include

  • Stress, Strain and Elastic Properties and their Measurement
  • Theoretical Strength, Fracture and Fracture Toughness / R-curves
  • Measurement of Strength and Fracture Toughness / R-Curves
  • Weibull Statistical Analysis of Strength, Standards, Effective Volume and Surface, Multimodal Analysis
  • Flaws and Fractography
  • Hardness and Its Measurement
  • Thermal Shock

This course is held in conjunction with ICACC 2020 in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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