Graduate degree programs in metallurgical engineering

The materials science and engineering department offers a Master of Science, as well as a Doctor of Philosophy in metallurgical engineering.

Students can choose from a number of fundamental and applied research interests, including:

  • Metals casting
  • Joining and forming
  • Thin-film metal deposition
  • High-temperature metals and intermetallic compounds
  • Powder metallurgy
  • Plasma spray deposition
  • Thermodynamics and kinetics of pyrometallurgical and electrometallurgical processes
  • Environmental aspects of metal manufacturing
  • Treatment of metal industry wastes

Research is conducted in state-of-the-art laboratories, including the Materials Research Center (MRC).