Welcome to our advanced Metallurgy Summer Camp! Get ready to explore the fascinating world of metals! Our campers will have the unique opportunity to learn about the science and engineering of metallurgy. They will discover how metals are used to make everyday items and how metallurgy plays a crucial role in various industries, including aerospace, automotive, and construction.
Campers will participate in four hands-on experiments each day such as melting metals growing metallic single crystals, learning to weld, casting, alloying and plating. They will also learn about different metal alloys and their properties, and how these properties can be manipulated to enhance strength, toughness, and corrosion resistance.
In addition to practical activities, campers will delve into the theoretical aspects of metallurgy, including the crystal structure of metals, phase diagrams, and the role of defects in metal behavior. They will also learn about the latest metallurgical techniques, including 3D printing with metals.
Our campers will be mentored by experienced materials science and engineering students and professional blacksmiths who will guide them in conducting experiments and projects. They will also have the opportunity to interact with industry experts and visit local facilities to witness real-world applications of metallurgy.
At the end of the camp, campers will leave with a newfound appreciation for the science of metallurgy and its practical applications. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to explore the fascinating world of metals and unleash your inner metallurgist!
Program Hours 8:30 am - 4:30 pm M-F
Drop-off is from 8:00 - 8:30 am and pickup is from 4:30 - 5:00 pm
We can provide early care before 8:00 am and late pickup between 5:00 - 6:00 pm for an extra fee.