308.867 Materials Processing
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to implement the knowledge acquired in courses as part of a practical material processing project. They are able to record and implement a task for material processing.

Subject of course

Examplary topics for seminar presentation:

  • New materials for micro-stereolithography and two-photonlithography
  • Processing of advanced ceramics for dental applications
  • Development of test stand for biaxial testing of ceramics
  • Characterisation of implants for total joint replacement made by PE-UHMW (structural parameters and mechanical properties).
  • Biaxial tension tests on miniature specimen (Small Punch test) on retrievals and specimens (PE-UHMW)
  • Age-hardening potential of new Al alloys
  • Thermo-mechanical behaviour of high temperature alloys for the automotive and aerospace industry.
  • Phase transformation of Ti alloys

A list of currently available topics can be downloaded as pdf-File

Teaching methods

Development of an agreed topic and final presentation of the results in the framework of an adequate institute event (e.g., materialsTUday).

Mode of examination


Additional information

Im Rahmen des Seminars ist ein ausgewähltes Thema in Form einer Literaturarbeit nach wiss. Methoden zu bearbeiten. Am Ende der LVA findet eine Präsentation statt, bei der die Ergebnisse der Literaturarbeit vorgestellt werden sollen. Mögliche Seminarthemen werden bei der Vorbesprechung bekanntgegeben.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Tue13:00 - 14:0007.03.2023GM 2 Radinger Hörsaal - TCH prelimenary meeting

Examination modalities

Final presentation.


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Mon - 07.04.2025assessedno application-Charakterisierung von Early-Stage Ausscheidungen in Al-Cu und Al-Mg-Si Legierungen

Course registration

Registration modalities

On appointment with the lecturers (by email)


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 434 Materials Sciences Not specified
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering for Sustainable Production Not specified
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


No lecture notes are available.