ABOUT THIS LESSON: Material Science, Metals, Copper

Lesson 13 of 33. This lesson will focus on the properties and application for copper.

Knowledge Check:
Name three applications where we find copper used.
What is galvanic corrosion and why was it a problem in the Statue of Liberty?
What elements are in a brass alloy?
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Theodore Miner has a B.S. degree in Physics and a degree in Electronics. He has worked for many years in the area of Industrial Control systems. His work involves evaluating materials and components used in electronic systems and performing failure analysis on control systems. His hobbies include tinkering with microcontroller home projects and ham radio.