Students see for themselves how engineers are meeting the demand for stronger, lighter, and more environmentally friendly materials in this chemical engineering-themed course.
Course topics include information about metals, polymers, ceramics, and composites, understanding where raw materials come from, and typical refining and manufacturing methods.
The course features numerous experiments and hands-on projects such as testing the mechanical, physical and chemical properties of materials, designing improvements to everyday objects, and investigating characteristics of nanomaterials.
|Session I||6/17/2019 - 6/28/2019||Fairfax||Morning|
|Session II||7/1/2019 - 7/12/2019||Dulles||Afternoon|
|Session III||7/15/2019 - 7/26/2019||Reston||Afternoon|
|Session IV||7/29/2019 - 8/9/2019||Tysons||Afternoon|
|Session V||8/12/2019 - 8/23/2019||McLean||Morning|