Dissemination of IT for the Promotion of Materials Science (DoITPoMS)



On completion of this TLP you should:

  • Be aware of major deformation processes and the ways in which they are used to form metallic objects:
    • Rolling
    • Extrusion
    • Forging
    • Drawing
  • Appreciate the advantages and disadvantages of each.
  • Understand the reasons for selecting a process for a particular shape of end product.