MSE 4337. FATIGUE OF ENGINEERING MATERIALS. 3 Hours.
Cyclic deformation, fatigue crack initiation and growth in ductile solids. Application of fracture mechanics to fatigue. Mechanisms of crack closure. Variable and multiaxial fatigue and corrosion fatigue. Fatigue of brittle solids. Prerequisite: Department consent and must be in a college of engineering professional program or college of science professional program.