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Material Science and Engineering

Curriculum
SEMESTER 1 Subject Code MLA6001 MLA6002 MLA6003 MLA60XX MLA60XX MLA6101 MLA6401 Name Advanced thermodynamics and kinetics Materials Processing Materials Characterization Elective I Elective II Materials characterization laboratory Seminar - I Total L-T-P 3-1-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 0-0-6 15-3-6 Credit 4 4 4 3 3 4 2 24

SEMESTER 2 Subject Code MLS6001 MLS6002 MLS60XX MLS60XX MLS60XX MLS6101 MLS6401 MLS6201

Name Modeling and simulation of materials Phase transformation in materials Elective III Elective IV Elective V Modeling and simulation laboratory Seminar - II Comprehensive viva-voce Total

L-T-P 3-1-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 0-1-3

15-2-3

Credit 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 24

SEMESTER 3 Subject Code MLA6301 Project ( Part I) Total SEMESTER 4 Subject Code MLS6301

Name

L-T-P

Credit 20 20

Name Project ( Part II) Total Total Credit

L-T-P

Credit 20 20 88

List of Subjects as Elective (I to II)


Subject Code Name L-T-P Credit

MLA6004 MAA6005 MLA6005 MAA6004 MLA6006 PHA6003 PHA6004 CYA6005 CYA6006 CYA6007 MLA6007 MLA6008 MLA6009 HSA6009 HSA6013

Numerical analysis with programming Mathematical methods Probability and statistics Fractals Structure of materials and X-ray diffraction Accelerator based physics of solids Nanostructure and quantum devices Chemistry of nano-materials Advanced magnetics materials Advanced polymer materials Materials for sustainable development: energy storage Materials recycling and waste management Advanced physical metallurgy Applied Econometrics Management of HR & industrial relation

3-0-0 3-1-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-2 3-0-0

3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3

List of Subjects as Elective (III to V)


Subject Code
MLS6003 MLS6004 MLS6005 MLS6006 MLS6007 MLS6008 MLS6009 MLS6010 MLS6011 MLS6012 MLS6013 MLS6014 MLS6015 PHS6004 PHS6002 CYS6005 CYS6009 PHS6005 CYS6007 PHS6006 CYS6003 PHS6007 MLS6016 PHS6008 MLS6017 MLS6018 MLS6019 MAS6006 HSS6001 HSS6002 MAS6002

Name
Materials design Ceramic materials Structural materials Biomaterials processing and application Surface engineering Powder materials and processing Heat treatment of materials Extractive metallurgy Mineral beneficiation Principles of Material Engineering Mechanical behavior of materials Transport phenomena Corrosion science and engineering Applied magnetics Semiconductor physics Design of organic materials Catalyst design and function Electronic and opto-electronic materials Green materials for energy conversion Applied Photonics Technology Chemistry of materials Physics of materials Diffusion in solids Spintronics physics and technology Advanced joining process Granular materials Advanced composites Advanced mathematics for materials engineering Management of international business Individual and group behavior in organization Advanced techniques in operations research

L-T-P
3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-1-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 3-0-0 2-0-0 3-1-0

Credit
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 4

Syllabus
Core Subjects:
Subject Code: MLA6001 Name: Advanced thermodynamics and kinetics L-T-P: 3-1-0 Credit: 4

Thermodynamics: First law, Second law, entropy, heat engine, cyclic process, entropy criteria for equilibrium, combination of 1st and 2nd law; Maxwells Relation, Gibbs - Helmholtz equation, Thermal expansivity and compressibility; Third law: Hess law, Kirchhoffs law; Phase Equilibria: Clausius Clapeyron equation, solid-liquid/vapor-condensed phase equilibria, fugacity; Solution Thermodynamics: Raoults law, Henry law, GibbsDuhem equation, configurational entropy, Regular solution, Excess function, thermodynamics of point defects; Free energy: evaluation of phase diagram, Gibbs phase rule, Lever rule; Thermodynamics of Metallurgical Reaction: Ellingham diagram, Predominance area diagram; Kinetics: Law of kinetics, Theory of reaction rates, Grain growth kinetics, precipitate nucleation and growth kinetics, Concept and modelling of diffusion controlled growth kinetics; Electrochemical Processes: Nernst equation, Pourbaix diagram;
Texts and References: 1. Introduction to thermodynamics of materials by David R. Gaskell 2. Chemical thermodynamics of materials by C.H.P. Lupis 3. Problems in metallurgical thermodynamics and kinetics by G.S. Upadhyaya, R.K.Dube

Subject Code: MLA6002

Name: Materials processing

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4

Solidification processing: Plane front solidification, cellular solidification, cellular-dendritic transition, Theories of regular and irregular eutectic growth, Rheocasting, Thixocasting, casting of composites; Powder processing: preparation of metallic, ceramic and composite powders; Sintering and full density processing; Metal forming processes: Deformation theories, Applications in rolling, forging, extrusion, machining; Composite materials: Synthesis of conventional and in-situ MMCs; New materials and processes: nanomaterials and biomaterial; Joining of materials: Fundamentals of liquid and solid state joining, friction stir welding, joining of similar and dissimilar materials; Material processing from solid waste from metal industry and thermal power plants.
Texts and References: 1. Composite Materials: Science and Engineering/Krishan K. Chawla 2. Powder Metallurgy & Particulate Materials Processing/Randall M. German

Subject Code: MLA6003

Name: Materials Characterization

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4

Importance of characterization studies in material science applications in industry and research; Review of materials science fundamentals; Mechanical waves and Ultrasonic testing; Principles of image formation and optical aberrations; Sample preparation techniques for optical and scanning electron microscopy; Optical metallography - phase contrast, Nomarski contrast techniques; Scanning electron microscopy: beam-sample interaction, interaction volume concept, WDS, EDS, EPMA techniques and their application; X-ray diffraction application in macro-texture, crystal structure and residual stress determination; Atomic absorption spectroscopy; Optical emission spectroscopy; X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy; Electron energy loss spectroscopy; Gas chromatography application in dissolved gas analysis; Differential scanning calorimetry; Thermogravimetric analysis; Surface analysis methods: AES, XPS; Transmission electron microscopy: sample preparation, bright field and dark field imaging, Kikuchi line formation and selected area diffraction analysis; Orientation imaging microscopy: sample preparation, application in microtexture, phase, residual stress and grain size determination; Mass spectrometry principles, secondary ion mass spectrometry.
Texts and References: 1. Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis, J. Goldstein, D.E. Newbury, D.C. Joy, C.E.Lyman,P.Echlin,E. Lifshin, L. Sawyer, J.R. Michael 2. ASM Handbooks Online 3. Transmission Electron Microscopy: A Textbook for Materials Scence (4 Vol. Set), David B. Williams, C.Barry Carter 4. Differential Scanning Calorimetry, G. Hohne, W.F. Hemminger, H. j Flammersheim 5. Introduction to Texture Analysis: Macrotexture, Microtexture, and Orientation Mapping, O. Engler, V. Randle 6. Elements of X-Ray Diffraction, B.D. Cullity, C.R. Stock

Subject Code: MLS6001

Name: Modeling and simulation of Materials

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4

Basics of Modeling and simulations, Empirical and Phenomenological modeling, population balance models, kinetic models, stochastic models, matrix models, discrete size discrete time models, discrete size continuous time models, continuous size continuous time models, modeling of flotation networks and simulation of complex flotation circuits, material balance over complex minerals flow sheets, Physical modeling, Mathematical modeling: Modeling of free electron gas, Drude model, deficiencies of Drude model and quantum mechanical corrections: Drude Sommerfeld model, Data modeling as a new type of modeling, Reverse Monte Carlo Analysis (RMCA): reconstruction of 3-D atomic ensemble from diffraction data, Discrete Element Modeling (DEM), Finite Element Method (FEM) and its application in material science, Ab-initio simulations, Phase-field modeling
Texts and References: 1. Computational Materials Engineering An Introduction to Microstructure Evolution, K. Janssens, G. Frans, D. Rabbe, B. Nestler, E. Kozeschnik, M. Miodownik 2. Computer Simulation of Liquids, M. P. Allen, D. J. Tildesley 3. Molecular Dynamics Simulation: Elementary Methods, J. M. Haile 4. An Introduction to Granular Flow, K. Kesava Rao, Prabhu R. Nott 5. Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics: Basic Theory and Advanced Methods, Dominik Marx , Jrg Hutter

Subject Code: MLS6002

Name: Phase transformation in materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Diffusion and thermodynamics of surfaces and interfaces, irreversible thermodynamics, Kinetics of phase transformations, Salient features of solid-solid and solid-liquid phase transformations, Ingot, Continuous cast and fusion weld microstructure, Defects during solidification, Diffusional transformations in steel, Precipitation phenomena in age hardened alloys, Order-disorder transformation, Martensitic transformations.
Texts and References: 1. 2. 3. 4. Phase transformations in metals and alloys, D. A. Porter and K. E. Easterling Thermodynamics of solids, R. A. Swalin Diffusion in solids, P. G. Shewmon Physical metallurgy principles, R. E. Reed-Hill

5. Physical Metallurgy (4th Ed.), R. w. Cahn and P Haasen Subject Code: MLS6006 Name: Numerical analysis with programming

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Error analysis, Interpolation, Splines, numerical integration and differentiation, solving linear systems of equations, Eigenvalue and eigenvectors, solution of differential equations, optimization using gradient based and non-traditional methods like Genetic Algorithm, Simulated Annealing,
Texts and References: 1. Advanced Engineering Mathematics by E. Kreyszig 2. Elementary numerical analysis by Samuel De Conte and Boor 3. Optimization for Engineering Design: Algorithms and Examples by Deb Kalyanmoy.

Laboratory courses: Subject Code: MLA6101 Name: Name: Materials L-T-P: 0-0-6 Credit: 4 Characterization Laboratory Optical microscopy: micro-etching techniques for ferrous and non-ferrous alloys, dark/bright field imaging, differential interference contrast technique, phase contrast technique; Scanning electron microscopy: sample preparation techniques, secondary electron and backscattered imaging, point, line and area mapping, X-ray mapping; Transmission electron microscopy: sample preparation, bright/dark field imaging, weak beam technique; X-ray Diffraction: crystallite size calculation, residual stress calculation; Optical emission spectroscopy: calibration using primary standards and measurement; Differential Scanning Calorimetry: sample preparation, determination of thermodynamic parameters, measurements on precipitation hardened Al alloys
Texts and References: 1. Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-ray Microanalysis, J. Goldstein, D.E. Newbury, D.C. Joy, C.E.Lyman,P.Echlin,E. Lifshin, L. Sawyer, J.R. Michael 2. ASM Handbooks Online 3. Transmission Electron Microscopy: A Textbook for Materials Scence (4 Vol. Set), David B. Williams, C.Barry Carter 4. Differential Scanning Calorimetry, G. Hohne, W.F. Hemminger, H. j Flammersheim 5. Introduction to Texture Analysis: Macrotexture, Microtexture, and Orientation Mapping, O. Engler, V. Randle 6. Elements of X-Ray Diffraction, B.D. Cullity, C.R. Stock

Subject Code: MLS6101

Name: Modeling and Simulation Laboratory

L-T-P: 0-1-3

Credit: 4

General introduction and programming protocols, Discrete element modeling, contact rule for soft particles, Molecular dynamics simulation: hard and soft core potentials, Lenard Jones potentials, equation of motion, conservation laws, Euler method, Runga Kutta method, predictor corrector method, Verlet algorithm; Monte Carlo methods, Reverse Monte Carlo analysis and reconstruction of the atomic ensemble from the diffraction data, Optimization techniques such as Genetic Algorithm (GA) and Simulated Annealing (SA) .
Texts and References: 1. Computational Materials Engineering An Introduction to Microstructure Evolution, K. Janssens, G. Frans, D. Rabbe, B. Nestler, E. Kozeschnik, M. Miodownik 2. Computer Simulation of Liquids, M. P. Allen, D. J. Tildesley 3. Molecular Dynamics Simulation: Elementary Methods, J. M. Haile 4. An Introduction to Granular Flow, K. Kesava Rao, Prabhu R. Nott 5. Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics: Basic Theory and Advanced Methods, Dominik Marx , Jrg Hutter

Electives (I, II,):


Subject Code:MLA6004 Name: Numerical analysis with programming L-T-P: 3-0-0 Credit: 3

Error analysis, Interpolation, Splines, numerical integration and differentiation, solving linear systems of equations, Eigenvalue and eigenvectors, solution of differential equations, optimization using gradient based and non-traditional methods like Genetic Algorithm, Simulated Annealing,
Texts and References: 4. Advanced Engineering Mathematics by E. Kreyszig 5. Elementary numerical analysis by Samuel De Conte and Boor Optimization for Engineering Design: Algorithms and Examples by Deb Kalyanmoy.

Subject Code:MAA6005

Name: Mathematical methods

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4

Probability and Statistics: Random variables (rv) and their properties, Some standard discrete and continuous rv, Expectation, variance , moments, moment generating functions, functions of a rv, their distribution and moments, Joint, marginal and conditional distribution and independence of rvs, Hypothesis testing. Numerical solutions of algebraic and transcendental equations: Secant and Newton-Raphson methods. Numerical solutions of systems of linear equations: Gauss elimination, LU decomposition, Gauss-Jacobi and Gauss-Seidel methods. Interpolation: Newton's forward and backward interpolation formulae for equal intervals, Lagrange's and Newton's divided difference formulae for unequal intervals, Differentiation and integration methods, Power method for eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Numerical methods for ODE and PDE : Runge-Kutta and finite difference methods for ODE, Finite difference methods for solving 2-D Laplace's equation, Poisson's equation, 1-D wave equation, 1-D heat equation.
Text books: 1. B.S. Grawel, Numerical methods 2. K. K. Jain, S. R. K Iyengar and R. K. Jain, Numerical methods-problem and solutions, Wiley eastern limited, 2001 3. S. Ross, Introduction to Probability Models, Wiley India 4. A. M. Gun, M.K. Gupta and B.S. Gupta, Fundamentals of Statistics Reference books: 1. A. J. Hayter, Probability and Statistics, Duxbury, 2002 2. J. B. Scarborough, Numerical mathematical analysis, Oxford & IBH Publishing CO Pvt., 2000 3. R.W. Hamming, Numerical methods for scientist and engineers, McGraw Hill,1998. 4. J. H. Mathews and K. D. Fink, Numerical methods using MATLAB, Pearson Education, 2004

Subject Code:MLA6005

Subject Name: Probability and statistics

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Random variable and its distribution, function of random variable and its distribution, discrete and continuous distributions and their properties, moments of a distribution, moment generating functions, testing of hypothesis.
Texts and References:

Subject Code:MAA6004

Name: Fractals

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Scaling and self-similarity, Hausdorff dimension, Fractals in dynamical systems, Applications: Image compression,Brownian motion and Random walks, Percolation, Interpolation, Fractal growth, Multifractal Analysis
Texts and References:

Subject Code:MLA6006

Name: Structure of materials and Xray diffraction

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Production and detection of X-rays; Crystallography: lattice, motif, unit cells and crystal structures, symmetry elements, point groups, space groups, defects; Diffraction: Wave theory and electromagnetic waves, single crystal diffraction method and application, powder diffraction method and application, indexing of powder diffraction patterns, Braggs law and Laue equation, reciprocal space and its application; Fourier transforms: analysis of diffraction patterns, structure factor and pair distribution function; Determination of crystal structures from symmetry and geometry; Rietveld method and precise crystal structures; Qualitative and quantitative phase identification.
Texts and References: 1. X-Ray Diffraction, B. E. Warren 2. Elements of X-ray diffraction, B. D. Cullity, S.R. Stock 3. Elementary Crystallography: An Introduction to the Fundamental Geometrical Features of Crystals, Buerger, Martin J 4. An Introduction to Crystallography, F. C. Phillips 5. International Tables for X-Ray Crystallography. Vol. 1, Norman, F. M., and Kathleen Lonsdale 6. International Tables for Crystallography/ Volumes A(2006) / A1(2011) / B(2010) / C(2006) / D(2006) / E(2010) / F(2012) / G(2006)

Subject Code: PHA6003

Name: Accelerator Based Physics of Solids

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Need of accelerated particles in physics study; production of ion beams (ion sources and accelerators); Interaction of radiation with matter; Materials engineering using heavy ions ion implantation; ion beam assisted deposition (IBAD); ion beam mixing (IBM), Materials analysis using heavy ions Rutherford backscattering spectroscopy (RBS), Elastic recoil detection analysis (ERDA); ion induced nuclear reaction;
Texts and References:

Subject Code: PHA6004

Name: Nanostructure and Quantum Devices

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Semiconductor Heterojunction, Nano-CMOS devices, Low-dimensional semiconductor structures, Semiconductor Superlattices and minibands, Optical properties of nanostructures, Resonant tunneling Phenomena, Coulomb blockade and quantum transport,MetallicSuperlattice, Self-assembled nanostructure, Nanofabrication, Probing of nanostructure, Quantum devices:Single electron devices, quantum cascade Laser, ultra-fast switching devices, high density memories, Giant magneto resistance and Josephson devices, Long wavelength IR detector, Photonic integrated circuits.
Texts and References:

Subject Code:CYA6005 Name: Chemistry of Nano-materials L-T-P: 3-0-0 Credit: 3 Introduction: Inorganic Materials Chemistry and Nanochemistry; Basics Nanomaterials Synthesis Methods: Bottom-up vs. Top-down Methods; Nanoclusters and Nanowires; Metal, Metal Oxide, semiconductor nanoparticles, quantum confinement, fluorescent properties, and Carbon Nanotubes. Inorganic Materials synthesis by Templating and Self-Assembly; 2D Nanopatterns and Self-assembled Monolayers on Inorganic Substrates; Mesostructured and Mesoporous Materials; Inorganic-Organic and Inorganic-Polymer Nanocomposite Materials; Opals and Photonic Materials; Layer by layer self-assembly and core-shell Inorganic Nanomaterials; Biomimetics: Bioinspired Synthesis of Inorganic Nanobiomaterials; Catalysis and Photocatalysis (Environmental remediation); Solar Cells and Nanoelectronics/Nanophotonics Applications Studying and working with matter on an ultra-small scale. Delivery of anti-cancer drugs. New ethical, health and safety or social issues. Presentations by the students on assigned topics
Texts and References: 1. Nanochemistry: A Chemical Approach to Nanomaterials by Andre Arsenault and Geoffrey A. Ozin, RSC, 2005. 2. Nanoscale Materials in Chemistry by Kenneth J. Klabunde, Wiley Interscience, 2001. 3. Optical Properties of Metal Clusters (Springer) By M. Vollmer and U. Kreibig,1993. Introduction of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Gabor L. Hornyak, Harry F.Tibbals, JoydeepDutta, John J. Moore, CRC Press.

Subject Code: CYA6006

Name: Advanced magnetic materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Magnetism: Fundamentals and Theory, Classifications of Magnetic Materials, Micromagnetism, Novel Techniques for Characterizing and Preparing Samples, Novel Materials, Spintronics and Magnetoelectronics
Texts and References:

Subject Code: CYA6007

Name: Advanced polymer materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Overview of polymers and polymerization - different polymerization processes (chain and step growth), mechanism of polymerization through free radical, cationic, anionic, coordination, etc., stereochemistry of polymers, degradation mechanism of polymers, reactions of polymers and their significance, techniques of polymerization, chemistry of selected organic and inorganic polymers. Molecular weight & size of polymer dissolution, methods for determination of polymers, molecular weight and degree of polymerization, polydispersity& molecular weight distribution in polymers, kinetics of polymerization, glass transition temperature &crystallinity of polymers, thermodynamics of polymers, conducting polymers, mechanical properties of polymers.
Texts and References:

Subject Code:MLA6007

Name: Materials for sustainable development: Energy storage

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Artificial photosynthesis/solar to fuels, CO2 separation and utilization, Safer nuclear waste disposal, Biofuels production, Biological fuel cell technologies, Reduction of energy use in manufacturing processes, Improved grid technologies, Sustainable energy economics
Texts and References:

Subject Code:MLA6008

Name: Material recycling and waste management

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Recycling of different classes of materials, Solid Waste Regulations, Waste Generation, Waste Characterization, Physical Properties of Waste, Waste Separation and Processing, Composting, Landfills, Incineration
Texts and References:

Subject Code:MLA6009

Name: Advanced physical metallurgy

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Microstructure & Properties: solidification and solidification structures, interfaces, crystallographic texture, residual stress, structure-property relations. Plasticity and work hardening: fundamentals, stress-strain behavior, fracture, creep & deformation mechanisms. Recovery, recrystallization, grain growth. Phase transformation: thermodynamic basics, nucleation and growth, spinodal decomposition, martensitic transformations
Texts and References:

Subject Code: HSA6009 Name: Applied Econometrics L-T-P: 3-0-2 Syllabus already approved by IIT BBS Senate Subject Code:HSA6013 Name: Management of HR & L-T-P: 3-0-0 industrial relation Syllabus already approved by IIT BBS Senate

Credit: 4 Credit: 3

Electives (III, V,):


Subject Code: MLS6003 Name: Materials design L-T-P: 3-0-0 Credit: 3

Introduction, Basic principles of microstructure and property, Computational techniques and their application in design, Combinatorial synthesis, Steel alloys, Aluminum alloys, Magnesium alloys, Nanostructured materials, Metal matrix composites, Titanium alloys, Nickel superalloys,
Texts and References: 1. Materials Engineering, Science, Processing and Design/ M. Ashby, H. Shercliff& D. Cebon 2. Handbook of Materials Modeling (Vol. 1 & 2) by Sidney Yip 3. ASM Handbooks Online 4. Research papers

Subject Code: MLS6004

Name: Ceramic materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Introduction to ceramic materials and compound, ceramic structure and microstructures, defects in ceramic materials, ceramic processing: powder processing, casting, moulding etc., sintering and vitrification, mechanical properties, oxide and non oxide ceramics, structural ceramics, electroceramics, bio-ceramics, ceramic materials for semiconductor devices and magnetic applications.

Subject Code: MLS6005

Name: Structural materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Design of gas turbine aero-engines: Creep, fatigue and corrosion as limiting factors for hightemperature application of materials: Development of Ni and Co based super alloys, special steels, Ti alloys, intermetallics, ceramics and their composites, New high strength-high modulus materials, ablative materials

Subject Code: MLS6006

Name: Biomaterials: Processing and application

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Surface chemistry and physics of selected metals, polymers, and ceramics, surface characterization methodology, modification of biomaterials surfaces, biosensors and microarrays, bulk properties of implants and acute and chronic response to implanted biomaterials, biosensors, drug delivery and tissue engineeringProperty requirement of biomaterials; Concept of biocompatibility; cell-material interactions and foreign body response; assessment of biocompatibility of biomaterials, important biometallic alloys; Tibased, stainless steels, Co-Cr-Mo alloys; Bioinert, Bioactive and bioresorbable ceramics; Processing and properties of different bioceramic materials with emphasize on hydroxyapatite; synthesis of biocompatible coatings on structural implant materials; Microstructure and properties of glass-ceramics; biodegradable polymers; Design concept of developing new materials for bio-implant applications.

Subject Code: MLS6007

Name: Surface engineering

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Characterisation of surfaces, effect of substrate surface structure on the overlayer properties, theoretical and experimental evaluation of surface energies, solid-liquid and solid-gas interfaces, damage of the surfaces by corrosion and wear, Wear mechanisms and categories of wear, surface modifications by diffusion, heat treatment and by coatings, Surface Processing laser, electrons and ions

Subject Code: MLS6008

Name: Powder materials and processing

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Powder and particulate material production and characterization, particle interaction and control, powder mixing and blending, shaping techniques such as compacting, injection molding; dry and colloidal processing, sintering; properties of P/M materials; applications

Subject Code: MLS6009

Name: Heat Treatment of materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Heat Treatment -IT and CCT Diagrams in steels, quench hardening and tempering of martensite, hardenability of steels, surface hardening processes, tool steels and their heat treatments, heat treatment of aluminium alloys, magnesium alloys, Ni-base superalloys and Ti alloys, Thermo-mechanical treatments. Hardenability, thermo-chemical and thermomechanical and thermocycling treatments, Failure analysis of heat treated products

Subject Code: MLS6010

Name: Extractive metallurgy

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Methods of extraction and refining of metals pyro metallurgy, hydro metallurgy and electro metallurgy, Thermodynamics and kinetics of metallurgical reaction, heat transfer and fluid flow, Extraction of non ferrous metals such as Cu, Zn, Au, Ag, Al, Pb etc., Extractive metallurgy of rare earths, Iron making, Blast furnace, blast furnace slag, various zone in blast furnace, controlling of various elements like P, Si, Mn, S, in hot metal, alternate route of iron making processes i.e. solid state reduction, Steel making principal, furnaces, modern steel making process, control of various elements in steel by refining the hot metal, slag property, stainless steel making, Ferro alloy.

Subject Code: MLS6011

Name: Mineral beneficiation

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Principles of mineral beneficiation, Mineralogy, Colloids and material chemistry Sampling methodology, Working principles and equipment design for: primary crushers, secondary crushers, grinding, froth flotation, magnetic separation, electrical separation, Electro and Hydro-Metallurgy processes, Bio-mineral processing, Discrete element method simulations

Subject Code: MLS6012

Name: Principles of Material Engineering

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4

Introduction: Solid Engineering Materials- their classification and characteristic properties. Structure of solids: crystal systems/lattices, crystal structure, crystallographic planes and directions, interstitial sites, crystallinity in metals, ceramics, semiconductors and polymers. Microstructures and metallography. amorphous or glassy state. Solidification of pure metal homogeneous and heterogeneous nucleation processes, cooling curve, concept of supercooling microstructure of pure metals. Defects in solids point, line, planar and volume. Fundamentals of plastic deformation of metals, deformation by slip and twin, plastic deformation in polycrystalline metals, concept of cold working, preferred orientation. Annealing: Recovery, recrystallization and grain growth; hot working. Properties of materials: Definition, units and common tests conducted to evaluate important engineering properties like physical, mechanical, chemical, electrical, magnetic, semi/super-conducting, optical, and thermal properties in engineering materials Concept of formation of alloys: Types of alloys, solid solutions, factors affecting solid solubility, order disorder transformation. Binary phase diagrams: isomorphous, eutectic, peritectic, eutectoid and peritectoid systems, effect of non equilibrium cooling, coring and homogenization. Iron-cementite diagram: Construction and interpretation Fe-Fe3C and Fe-Graphite diagrams. Microstructure, and properties of different alloys in steel and cast iron, types of cast iron, their microstructures and typical uses. Heat treatment: T-T-T and C-C-T diagrams, concept of heat treatments of steel annealing, normalizing, hardening and tempering; microstructural effects brought about by these processes and their influence on mechanical properties. Effect of common alloying elements in steel, concept of hardenability, factors affecting it. Common alloy steels, stainless steel, tool steel, high speed steel, high strength low alloy steel, microalloyed steel, specifications of steels. Physical metallurgy of common non-ferrous alloys: Cu-,Al- and Ni- based alloys. Microstructures and heat treatment of common alloys of these systems. Engineering ceramics and polymers: Structure, properties and application of common engineering ceramics and polymers.

Subject Code: MLS6013

Name: Mechanical behavior of materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Elasticity basics: Stress and strain tensors, tensor transformations, Mohrs circle representation of stress and strain, constitutive equations. Origin of stresses in thin films: thermoelastic mismatch between film and substrate, lattice mismatch in heteroepitaxial films, recrystallization, phase transformation, incorporation of atoms and chemical reactions. Application of the above for designing structures with low stresses. Experimental techniques for measuring stresses/strains in thin films: Substrate curvature; Stoneys equation, methods for curvature measurement and X-ray diffraction. Measurement of mechanical properties of thin films - nanoindentation, bulge test, 4-point bend test, and microtensile test. Models for high stresses, strain-hardening rates and Bauschinger effect in thin films, influence of grain size, film thickness and interfaces.

Subject Code: MLS6014

Name: Transport phenomena

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Mass, momentum, and energy transport, conduction, convection, diffusion and radiation, transport coefficients, overall balance, Transport phenomena applications in steel making, continuous casting and various other metallurgical processes.

Subject Code: MLS6015

Name: Corrosion science and Engineering

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Importance of corrosion, computation of corrosion rates, thermodynamics of corrosion, passivation, mixed potential theory of corrosion, influence of oxidizers, effect of velocity of the medium, galvanic corrosion: area relationship in both active and passive states of metals.

Subject Code: PHS6004

Name: Applied Magnetics

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Types of magnetic materials and their characterization. Hysteresis: Spontaneous and saturation magnetization. Permeability, susceptibility and coercive force. Demagnetization effects. Magnetic anisotropy. Domains: size, shape and motion. Bloch wall; Magnetization processes, Exchange interactions, Magnetism in elements, alloys and compounds. Measurement of magnetic moment, permeability and Curie temperature, Faraday balance, Vibrating sample magnetometer, Torque magnetometer and Superconducting quantum interference device magnetometer; Soft and hard magnetic materials. Materials for application in transformers, permanent magnets and motors. Eddy currents and loss mechanisms. Ferrites and their application; Magnetostriction: Principles and materials for transducer application. Propagation of electromagnetic waves in a magnetic medium. Magnetic storage techniques.
Texts and References: 1. Davis Jiles, Introduction to Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Chapman and Hall, 1991. 2. B D Cullity, C D Graham, Introduction to Magnetic Materials, IEEE Press, Wiley, 2009 3. J M D Coey, Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Cambridge University Press, 2010 4. S. Chikazumi, Physics of Magnetism, Wiley, New York, 1964.

Subject Code: PHS6002

Name: Semiconductor Physics

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Electron and hole statistics in Semiconductors, Semiconductor band structure, doping in semiconductor, transport properties, semiconductor heterostructures , charge carrier recombination, diffusion of electron and hole equation of continuity, carrier injection, p-n junction, current-voltage characteristics, physical model of p-n junction, junction capacitance and width, schottky-diffusion theory, photoconductivity, bipolar transition (Principle & Characteristics), principle of operation of FET, photovoltaic effect.

Subject Code: CYS6005

Name: Design of organic materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Organic Solid State Reactions, topochemistry, cycloaddition reaction, host-guest complexes, non-centrosymmetry and NLO materials, organic LED's, pharmaceutical co-crystals, bioactivity, organic & bioorganic network structures with and without metal ions, meso and micro porous network structures, polymorphs, supramolecular chemistry, molecular recognition

Subject Code: CYS6006

Name: Catalyst design and function

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Concepts in Catalyst: Design, Homogeneous Catalyst, Heterogeneous Catalyst, Metal Based Catalyst, Organo-Catalyst, Bio-Catalyst, Solid-Acid/Base Catalyst, Dual-Function Catalyst; Engineering a Catalyst ; Preparative Protocol, Characterization Techniques; Catalyst Function: Selected Examples of Industrially Important Catalytic Processes, Oxidation, Reduction, Coupling, Hydrogenation, Hydroformylation, Hydrocarbon Activation, Asymmetric Catalysis; Catalyst Poisoning, Transition State Model, Surface Phenomenon

Subject Code: PHS6005

Name: Electronic and optoelectronic materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Fundamental crystal properties, atoms and electrons, energy bands and charge carriers, excess carriers, Quantum mechanical concepts, band structure, bonding in molecules and solids, energy bands, Wave propagation in different media, Lasers and some laser systems, Waveguide, Optical Fiber, Electro optic and Acousto-optic effect, basic of non linear optics, pn junction diodes (includes photodiodes and light-emitting diodes), detectors.

Subject Code: CYS6007

Name: Green materials for energy conversion

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Principles of Green Chemistry, Reasons for Green Chemistry (resource minimisation, waste minimisation, concepts), Green reactions solvent free reactions, Catalyzed (heterogeneous/ homogeneous) reactions, MW/ Ultrasound mediate reactions, Bio catalysts etc. Introduction to Pharmaceutical Process Chemistry: Introduction to process chemistry, the difference between synthesis and process, Nanoparticles preparation techniques, Greener Nanosynthesis: Greener Synthetic Methods for Functionalized Metal Nanoparticles, Greener Preparations of Semiconductor and Inorganic Oxide Nanoparticles, green synthesis of Metal nanoparticles, Nanoparticle characterization methods, biomaterials, biopolymers, bioplastics, and composites Nanotech Materials Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Generation and storage,

efficient solar hydrogen production, Metal Nanoclusters in Hydrogen Storage Applications, Metal Nanoparticles as Electrocatalysts in Fuel Cells, Nanowires as Hydrogen Sensors, Ceramic nanocomposites for alternate energy and environment protection, Applications for Cobalt Nanoparticles and Graphite Carbon-Shells, Nanomaterials for Solar Thermal Energy and Photovoltaic. Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Quantum Dots for Solar Energy Applications Nanoparticles for Conducting Heat Transfer, Introduction to nexus between Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development; Energy transformation from source to services; Energy sources, sun as the source of energy; biological processes; photosynthesis; food chains, classification of energy sources, quality and concentration of energy sources; fossil fuel reserves - estimates, duration; theory of renewability, renewable resources; overview of global/ Indias energy scenario. biodiversity and ecosystem services and their implications for sustainable development; global warming; greenhouse gas emissions, impacts, mitigation and adaptation ; future energy, sustainability - United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC), Solar energy, wind energy, Ocean energy

Subject Code: PHS6006

Name: Applied Photonics Technology

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Polarization, Reflection and refraction of planewaves: Diffraction: diffraction by single slit and circular aperture, Gaussian beams, Fiber optics; Interference: two-beam and multiple beam interference, Fabry-Perot interferometer. Interaction of radiation with matter, light amplification; Laser rate equations, three level and four level systems; Optical Resonators: resonator stability; mode selection; Qswitching and mode locking in lasers: Properties of laser radiation and some laser systems.
Texts and References: 1.Fundamentals of Photonics-Saleh and Teich 2.Optical Electronics-Ghatak and Thyagarajan 3.Optics-Hecht

Subject Code: CYS6003

Name: Chemistry of Materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Introduction to Materials: Overview, theory, definitions, history, societal and industrial implication of materials, Classifications of Materials: Metals, semiconductors, insulators, superconductors, macromolecules, zeolites; Advanced materials such as supramolecularassembiles, polymers composites, nanomaterials, Structural features, physical & chemical properties, Preparative methods and characterization techniques of New Materials: Nanostructured Materials; Nanocomposites; Mesoporous&Microporous Materials, Applications: Catalysis, Fuel Cells, Display devices, Hybrid materials for nano-bio systems, , biorecognition events and sensors. Presentations by the students on assigned topics
Texts and References: 1. A.R. West, Solid State Chemistry and its applications; 2. L. Smart and E. Moore, Solid State Chemistry An Introduction; 3. V. Raghavan, Material Science and Engineering; 4. Nanostructured Materials: Processing, Properties and Potential Applications, Ed by C C Koch; H Singh Nalwa, 5. Handbook of Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology; L. Murr, 6. Industrial Materials Science and Engineering; 7. W.G. Moffatt, Structure and Properties of Materials. 8. Gabor L. Hornyak, Harry F.Tibbals, Joydeep Dutta, John J. Moore, Introduction of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, CRC Press

Subject Code: PHS6007

Name: Physics of materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Concepts of ideal gas, electron gas, Drude model for electron gas, calculation of electric and thermal conductivity using Drude model, limitation of Drude model, introduction to quantum mechanical corrections and implication to statistical models: Maxwell Boltzmann statics to Fermi-Dirac statistics, Drude-Sommerfeld model, calculation of electric and thermal conductivity using Drude-Sommerfeld model, reciprocal space, Wigner Seitz cell, Brillouin Zones and diffraction, basic physics of magnetic and semiconductor and superconductors, nanomaterials and amorphous materials

Subject Code: MLS6016

Name: Diffusion in solids

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Ficks 1st Law, derivation of Ficks 2nd law, Diffusion in shed of chemical potential, Uphill diffusion, Matano Boltzmann analysis, Fundamental thermodynamic relations, Random walk, Kirkendall effect, Darken analysis, intrinsic diffusivity, Integrated diffusivity, Tracer diffusivity, Vacancy wind effect, Mannings correction, Ternary and multi component diffusion.
Texts and References: 1. Diffusion in solids, Paul G. Shewmon

Subject Code: PHS6008

Name: Spintronics physics and technology

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

History and overview of spintronics, quantum mechanics of spin, spin orbit interaction, exchange interaction, spin relaxation mechanisms, spin-dependent electron transport and tunneling, spin-transfer torque and its magnetic dynamics, current-driven switching of domain wall motion, spin injection, spin accumulation, spin current, spin Hall effect, electron spin filtering, materials for spin electronics, spin valves and spin-tunneling devices.

Texts and References: 1. S. Bandyopadhyaya, M. Cahay, Introduction to spintronics, CRC Press, 2008. 2. M. Johnson, Magnetoelectronics, Academic Press, 2004. 3. S. Maekawa, Concepts in spin electronics, Oxford University Press, 2006. 4. D. D. Awschalom, R. A. Buhrman, J. M. Daughton, S. V. Molnar, and M. L. Roukes, 5. Spin electronics, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2004. 6. Y. B. Xu and S. M. Thomson, Spintronic materials and technology, Taylor & Francis, 2006.

Subject Code:MLS6017

Name: Advanced joining process

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Different solid and liquid state processes, physical metallurgy of solid state joining processes, physical metallurgy of liquid state joining processes, process control in joining processes, joining defects and testing, welding metallurgy of alloys

Subject Code: MLS6018

Name: Granular materials

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Granular materials: the fourth state of matter, industrial importance, discrete and continuum models, balance laws, yield conditions, shear stress, yield surfaces, equation for plane flow, flow through hoppers, basic introduction to rapid flow

Subject Code: MLS6019

Name: Advanced composites

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Choice of matrix and reinforcements in Metal Matrix Composites and Ceramic Matrix Composites, interfaces in composites and their characterization, Processing and characterization of composites, Metal Matrix Composites, Ceramic Matrix Composites, Processing methods and Tribology for Metal Matrix Composites and Ceramic Matrix Composites
Texts and References: 1. Friction and Wear of Materials, Ernest Rabinowicz 2. Friction Wear Lubrication: A Textbook in Tribology, Kenneth C Ludema 3. Joining of Materials and Structures: From Pragmatic Process to Enabling Technology, Robert W. Messler 4. Polymer Matrix Composites, A. Kelly, C. Zweben, J.- A.E. Mnson, R. Talreja 5. Ceramic Matrix Composites, Krishan Kumar Chawla 6. Metal Matrix Composites, Krishan Kumar Chawla

Subject Code: MAS6006

Name: Advanced mathematics for materials engineering

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Voronoi diagram, fractals Percolation, Brownian motion, scaling, Random processes, Cellular Automata, molecular/atomic arrangements in crystals and some other topics known by the name Theoretical Material Science.

Subject Code: HSS6001

Name: Management of international business Name:Individual and group behavior in organization Name: Advanced techniques in operations research

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Syllabus already approved by IIT BBS senate

Subject Code: HSS6002

L-T-P: 3-0-0

Credit: 3

Syllabus already approved by IIT BBS senate

Subject Code: MAS6002

L-T-P: 3-1-0

Credit: 4