Manufacturing Processes - Heat Treatment and Surface Properties
Learn about the importance of heat treatment in joining of metals and surface engineering from this free online course.
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Manufacturing Processes - Heat Treatment and Surface Properties is a free online course that will teach you about the fundamental aspects of heat treatment in the joining of metals as well as aspects of improving surface properties. You will learn about the types of tempering processes through heat treatment and the processes of coating to improve surface properties of a finished product.
This course begins by introducing you to the fundamentals of heat treatment, the basic principles used for the heat treatment of steel, and the annealing process. You will learn about the normalizing and hardening of materials, the stress-relieving process, and critical annealing processes. Furthermore, you will learn about types of tempering processes. You will learn about the processes for changing the chemical composition and coating processes.
This free online course will increase your knowledge about heat treatment and surface properties. Lastly, you will learn about enhancing surface layers through mechanical properties for improved performance of a product. This course will be of great interest to engineering students, as well as manufacturers. Start this free course today and increase your knowledge of successful manufacturing processes through heat treatment and improving surface properties.Start Course Now
Fundamentals of Heat Treatment
Fundamentals of Heat Treatment - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Heat Treatment
Heat Treatment - Mechanisms and Principles
Heat Treatment Processes
Normalizing and Hardening
Fundamentals of Heat Treatment - Lesson Summary
Improving Surface Properties
Improving Surface Properties - Learning Outcomes
Introduction to Improving Surface Properties
Surface Modification Processes
Changing Chemical Composition
Improving Surface Properties - Lesson Summary
Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:
- Evaluate the purpose of heat treatment in the joining of metals
- Discuss the approaches used for surface modification to improve mechanical properties and wear resistance
- List the steps required in order for surface engineering to take place
- Discuss the different methods related to the coating process in improving surface properties
- Discuss the limitations of the thermal spray process
- Explain how the properties of steel are modified in the annealing process
- Discuss the different processes of the annealing process with regards to heat treatment
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