COATING APPLICATIONS IN MANUFACTURING

Course Information
TitleΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΕΙΑΚΩΝ ΕΠΙΚΑΛΥΨΕΩΝ ΣΤΙΣ ΜΟΡΦΟΠΟΙΗΣΕΙΣ / COATING APPLICATIONS IN MANUFACTURING
Code337
FacultyEngineering
SchoolMechanical Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorGeorgios Skordaris
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID20000450

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Mechanical Engineering

Registered students: 7
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Design and StructuresCompulsory Course belonging to the selected specialization (Compulsory Specialization Course)1055

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600171123
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The learning objectives are to pore over students in the technology of thin hard coatings and be able to optimize the cutting performance of coated cutting tools through innovative methodologies, among others based on nanotechnology.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
Course Content (Syllabus)
Basics on plasma physics. Coating materials. Determination of coating mechanical properties and residual stress changes through nanoidentation. Determination of coating brittleness by nano-impact tests. Films’ cohesion and adhesion characterization by perpendicular and inclined impact tests. Determination of film fatigue properties. Creep behaviour determination of plasma-sprayed coatings. Coating wear in cutting applications and its mathematical description. Pre-and post-treatments of coated cemented carbide tools for improving their cutting performance. Effect of coating thickness, strength properties, hardness and film distribution on the wear behavior of coated tools. Layout of cutting tool data for optimum coating performance
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures521.7
Laboratory Work652.2
Reading Assigment130.4
Written assigments170.6
Exams30.1
Total1505
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Last Update
09-06-2020