Look at these resources about the NASA shuttle tile and the amazing qualities of ceramics!
NPTEL has created their own online courses about various topics in material science. Be sure to browse this large collection of videos and lessons!
material science topics:
Explore these resources about super absorbent polymers from M2 Polymer Technologies and the TEK8 program!
M2 Polymer Technology website
TEK8 Design Challenge – follow this link:
https://osu.app.box.com/v/TEK8DesignChallenges -> 2016 TEK8 -> “Diaper Polymer”
Watch the video and look at the lesson plan from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory!
lost wax lesson
ASM – Lost Wax Casting (Easy Version) Lab by Len Booth
Tuesday, August 1, 10am-2pm
Join COSI and exhibitors from all around Ohio. Includes free general admission to COSI for teachers, a free movie in COSI’s National Geographic Giant Screen Theater, a free show in the Planetarium, fun freebies, door prizes, and more!
This free event is EXCLUSIVELY for formal teachers, non-formal teachers, homeschool educators, and afterschool educators.
Check out this interesting article about the various uses of sulfur in many different technologies and the ASM lab activity.
ASM Sulfur Lab
Be sure to check these lesson plans out about thermal expansion.
Check out these resources about crystal defects and the TEK8 Design challenge!
ASM – Crystal Defects
Teacher and Student Guide
https://osu.app.box.com/v/TEK8DesignChallenges -> 2015 TEK8 -> “Dislocations and Material Deformation.pptx”
https://osu.app.box.com/v/TEK8DesignChallenges -> 2015 TEK8 -> “Dislocation Motion -Telling the Story.mp4” and “Dislocation Motion -Design Challenge Video.mp4”