- Code ENGN4511
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by RS Electrical, Energy and Materials Engineering
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Engineering
- Areas of interest Engineering
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On successful completion of this course, students should have the skills and knowledge to:
- Identify, describe and evaluate the properties of fibre reinforcements, polymer matrix materials and commercial composites.
- Develop competency in one or more common composite manufacturing techniques, and be able to select the appropriate technique for manufacture of fibre-reinforced composite products.
- Analyse the elastic properties and simulate the mechanical performance of composite laminates; and understand and predict the failure behaviour of fibre-reinforced composites
- Apply knowledge of composite mechanical performance and manufacturing methods to a composites design project
- Critique and synthesise literature and apply the knowledge gained from the course in the design and application of fibre-reinforced composites.
- Modelling and Manufacturing Lab Report (20%)
- Problem Set (20%)
- Design Exercise (20%)
- Exam (40%)
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Workload2-hour lecture per week + 1 hour lecture per week + 2-hour tutorial slot per week + 5 hours of laboratory work in total
Requisite and Incompatibility
Ronald F. Gibson, "Principles of Composite Materials Mechanics" (Second edition), CRC Press, 2007
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|7592||27 Jul 2020||03 Aug 2020||31 Aug 2020||30 Oct 2020||In Person||N/A|