
MATE 370 Virtual Lab: Exploring Nucleation, Crystallization, and Growth through nanoHUB Virtual Kinetics Tools
24 Sep 2020   Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong
This lab explores the kinetics of nucleation, crystallization, and growth processes using nanoHUB tools.

MATE 370 Virtual Lab: Exploring Phase Transformations Through nanoHUB Nanomaterial Mechanics Explorer Tool
24 Sep 2020   Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong
This lab explores the kinetics of phase transformation using nanoHUB tools.

MATE 370 Virtual Lab: Exploring Diffusion through nanoHUB Defect coupled and Concentrationdependent Diffusion Tools
24 Sep 2020   Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong
This lab explores the kinetics of solidstate diffusion using nanoHUB tools.

Computational Labs in Kinetics of Materials and Process Design (California Polytechnic State University)
07 Sep 2020   Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong
Kinetics of Materials and Process Design (MATE 370) is a 4unit major course for junioryear undergraduate students of the Materials Engineering Department, Cal Poly State University. The Materials Engineering Department endorses the applications of theory to practice through its...

Data Analysis of Normal Data Sets in Engineering
24 Jul 2020   Contributor(s):: Joseph Joshua Williams, Nancy Ruzycki
Statistical and data analysis concepts in engineering

Solid Oxide Hydrogen Fuel Cell
29 Aug 2019 
Solve the steadystate radial diffusion equation in a cylinder to calculate the flux through a tubular fuel cell, then set up the equations to calculate the oxygen concentration field inside the fuel cell and the total power produced.

Heat Transfer, Cost Modeling and Process Selection
29 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Case study of polymer matrix composite process selection between resin transfer molding and chopped fiber injection molding, including heat conduction to calculate solidification time and technical cost modeling.

Floating Bubbles Out of Molten Glass
21 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Balance drag and buoyancy forces to determine the size of the largest bubble remaining in a container of molten glass after a certain amount of time.

Plate Glass Casting
21 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Viscous flow of two layers down an inclined plane to model floating liquid glass on liquid tin.

Spreadsheet Finite Difference Model of 1D Unsteady Conduction
19 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: David Dussault, Adam Powell
Use a spreadsheet to estimate temperature history across a PMMA plate immersed in a hot fluid.

Heat Loss Through Furnace Window
19 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Matthew John M. Krane
Solution of steady state heat conduction with approximate radiation boundary condition, the applicability of which is tested.

Radiation in Electrostatic Levitation
15 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Calculate total power radiated between square plates and a levitated spherical droplet, and discuss heat conduction mechanisms in the droplet.

Radiation in facing Target Sputtering
15 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Calculate radiation viewfactors and rates of heat transfer between plates in a facing target sputtering apparatus for depositing yttriumbariumcopper oxide superconducting thin films.

Tank Drainage Through a Rising Tube
14 Aug 2019 
Calculate pressures and velocities in a water tank draining through a tube which rises slightly after exit.

Multicomponent Evaporation I: Evaporation of Volatile Impurities During Electron Beam Melting
14 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Calculate conversion efficiency for electron beam melting for removal of lead, cadmium and zinc impurities from titanium.

Decarburization of Solid LowCarbon Steel
01 Aug 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Calculate carbon concentration profile vs. time in lowcarbon steel sheet in a decarburizing atmosphere at high Biot number.

Chemical Vapor Deposition Reactor Design
28 May 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Sketch the streamlines in a tube CVD reactor and propose a design change which would lead to more uniform deposition.

Continuous Casting Hydrostatics
28 May 2019   Contributor(s):: Matthew John M. Krane
A mixture of hydrostatics and the modified Bernoulli equation are used to determine the effect of fluid height in a tundish on the flow rate supplying liquid steel to a continuous casting mold.

Crystalfree Zone in a GlassCeramic Dish
28 May 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Estimate the thickness of the crystalfree surface layer in a glassceramic dish by relating a heat equation solution to the TTT diagram.

Flow Through a Catalytic Reactor
16 May 2019   Contributor(s):: Adam Powell
Use porous flow theory to describe pressureflow rate and plug/mixing behavior of flow through a packed bed of catalyst spheres.