Metal Finishing Laboratory

Course Name: 

Metal Finishing Laboratory (MT423)


B.Tech (MME)




Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(0-0-3) 2

Course Outcomes: 

CO1: Develop hands on skills on the various finishing techniques of engineering metallic materials
CO2: Understand the various electrodeposition techniques widely used engineering metallic materials
CO3: Measure and analyse the various process parameters and correlate them with their surface properties

Course modules and teaching hours: 

MODULE 1: (18 hours)
1. Electroplating of Copper
2. Electroplating of Nickel
3. Electroplating of Chromium
4. Electroplating of Tin
5. Electro Galvanizing

MODULE 2: (18 hours)
1. Anodizing of Aluminium
2. Electropolishing of Metals
3. Electrodeposition of Copper Powder
4. Brass Plating
5. Galvanic Series


M. G. Fontana, Corrosion Engineering, TATA McGraw Hill, 2005
Tadeusz Wierzchoń, Tadeusz Burakowski, Surface Engineering of Metals, CRC Press, 1999


Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Total teaching hours: 


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


Faculty Co-ordinator: Dr. Saumen Mandal 

Student Co-ordinator: Yoganath P