Materials Engineers

Materials Engineers
Materials Engineers choose materials and develop machinery to manufacture materials based upon design objectives and specifications regarding strength, weight, temperature tolerances, and other criteria. They work with engineers who specialist in one type of material auch as metals, ceramics, glass, polymers, and natural materials. They supervise technicians, other engineers, conduct tests to determine qualities and resolve problems. They plan and direct fabrication procedures, and ensure that products meet cost and product specifications

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Engineering, Architecture, Science and Mathematics

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