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Ceramic - Laboratory Procedures Online Course


Instructor: Carl Frahme | Online | Product code: 22232K

Price: $705.00 Member Price: $582.00

Course Overview

This course covers areas such as scientific method and lab safety; preparation and processing of test samples; ceramic testing procedures and properties; and interpretation of measurements.

Course Outline

Introduction: The Scientific Method and Laboratory Safety

Module I: Preparation and Processing of Test Samples

1. Raw Material Evaluation
2. Batch Calculations
3. Material Preparation
4. Forming Techniques
5. Drying and Firing of Test Samples
6. Accumulation of Data from Sample Preparation

Module II: Ceramic Testing

Introduction to Module II

7. ASTM Procedures
8. Physical Properties
9. Thermal Properties
10. Electrical and Magnetic Properties

Module III: Interpretation of Measurements

11. Record of Lab Data
12. Presentation of Data and Drawing Conclusions
13. Process Control Applications of Data
14. Report Organization
15. Utilization of Information in Literature and on the Internet

Ceramics Course provided by The American Ceramic Society

Continuing Education Units: 3.0