Cannot be taken with: MAT4356, MAT4357, MAT4581

Aims/Description: You will carry out project work on an individual basis over two semesters with the supervision of a member(s) of the academic staff and comprises an original research assignment. The project should be regarded as research training, and is chosen from a list drawn up so that you are able to pursue your own interests. The final year report will incorporate an introduction, relevant literature review, results and discussion and conclusions.

Restrictions on availability: Only available to students registered on MATU38 MEng Materials Science with Nuclear Engineering

Staff Contact: HAND RUSSELL J
Assessment: Course work, Project work, Classroom testing, Presentation

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