Experimental Techniques (PM703)

Course Name: 

Experimental Techniques


M.Tech. in Process Metallurgy




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Course modules and teaching hours: 

Introduction to metallurgy – crystal structure, defects & phase diagram. experimental determination of phase diagrams including TTT and CCT diagrams, Elements of Optical, Scanning & transmission electron microscopy, Mechanical properties tensile, creep & fatigue, fracture toughness testing, x-ray methods - qualitative and quantitative chemical analysis by diffraction, absorption and fluorescence, stress analysis, texture.


V. Raghavan, Physical Metallurgy, Principles and Practice, Prentice Hall of India Private Ltd., New Delhi, 1985. G. E. Dieter, Mechanical Metallurgy, 1986, McGraw Hill, New York. B. D. Gullity, Elements of X-ray Diffraction, Addison - Wesley, New York., 1956


Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Contact us

Dr. Ravishankar K. S, Head
Department of MME, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473050

Contact details for Placements and Interships

E.Mail: mme.placementcell@nitk.edu.in

Faculty Co-ordinator: Dr. Saumen Mandal 

Student Co-ordinator: Yoganath P