Jul 18, 2017
This course is good for engineers. It illustrated many fundemental and important concept in materials science. The teacher is great who explain nearly everthings in details with words and experiments.
Jun 16, 2020
It was a very good short course. Was very useful and informative. The videos were very creatively made. The shorter duration of each videos was an added plus to get the solid attention of the viewers
by Dr R U K•
May 12, 2020
This course is very good and most useful to undergraduate , post graduate, faculty, and also research scholars. Without material science there is no manufacturing
by Hamed K•
Apr 16, 2020
A good and straightforward course giving enough fundamental knowledge for engineering students of any track. The professor also explains the topics quite clearly.
Dec 10, 2015
Nice, this is by far my most exciting course, i am only 17 and in my country i don't learn a wide range of science in my syllabus. This helps me understood a lot.
Apr 04, 2020
The course was taught with practical applications and some illustrations to understand easily. I thank the course Instructor a lot for his effort in this regard.
by Nishant C•
Jul 23, 2017
The entire course is very well planned and advances very systematically. It has been of very help in strengthening my practical as well as theoretical knowledge.
by Aditya P B•
Sep 09, 2017
A very useful and informative starting course for practicing engineer like myself. I would really like to thank Dr. James Shackelford and UC Davis course team.
Jun 14, 2020
Clear study Stress- strain curve, Arrhenius law, Defects, fatigues, Dislocations, phase diagrams, Semiconductors are clearly & graphically explained. Thank you
by Raguraman K•
Feb 22, 2019
A very concise course covering the essential concepts of materials science beautifully explained. I like the way Professor James negotiates through the topics.
by Hanan A•
Jan 04, 2017
I loved this course, it was light and educational. The instructor makes complex ideas simple, interesting, and relevant. I highly recommend this to engineers
by Beatriz S•
Jun 05, 2019
great course!!! the professor is very good explaining concepts and extrapolating this information into practical applications in the laboratory experiments
by Juan T•
Nov 14, 2016
Exceptionally beneficial to the fundamental principles of engineering. I highly recommend taking this course as it is informative and simple to understand.
by Meetkumar J P•
Apr 04, 2017
Thank you for giving me excellent information on material science.It is very helpful course for me. Thank you University of California,Davis and coursera.
by Lavanya S•
Jun 06, 2020
The short lectures are very crisp yet give the complete picture of the concepts. This course stands as a "must take refresher" for Material Science area.
by Shantanu D D•
Oct 22, 2019
It was best to learn from other professors and their teaching techniques are also best. Like to learn more. This was my first online course. Keep it up.
by Prathamesh P K•
Apr 25, 2020
The course was really good. Instructor James Shackelford ellaborated the course content really well. The videos were short, self-explanatory and nice.
by JACOB O O•
Aug 08, 2018
This is one of the best course I have taken on Material Science! Down to earth explanatory, indeed every Engineer should know these basics. Thank you.
by Fabian P•
Mar 05, 2018
Excellent introductory course! Full of interesting topics that would lead you to investigate further into this topic. Thanks Professor Shackelford!
by Musharraf R S•
May 10, 2020
A very good course to take up there are many things to learn.
Most importantly remember:
"Structure leads to properties"
by our Great Professor James
by Luis N H G•
Dec 01, 2018
Es un gran curso, con saberes teóricos prácticos, de gran contenido y fácil apreciación para las aspiraciones de un futuro ingeniero enhorabuena!
by Cyril J•
Apr 19, 2020
Excellent course to remember the basic things that a engineer should remember especially mechanical engineers. Thank you for making this course.
by Azahar T P•
May 11, 2020
It was wonderful and very well explained about each and every crux of material science. and got practical understanding of material engineering
by Swapnil N•
Jun 22, 2020
Very good course and personally I am looking forward for more deeper metallurgy courses from same speaker..He is too good..Thank you Coursera.
Feb 04, 2020
This gives all the information required for understanding material science course for mechanical engineers. Thank you for offering the course.
by Dean A A•
Jun 23, 2017
Professor Shackelford has good and clear explanation about this course. Outstanding in presentation delivery. Please keep posting new course.
by Md. I M•
Jun 16, 2020
Wonderful course ever for me including all over the engineering students to know these engineering materials to apply their future prospect.