The TEP Package

Software Selection Tool - Material Selection Charts

There are 11 selection charts included in the software. Further information about the use of these charts can be found in the introduction section of this site. A brief overview of using the charts is included on the CD.

Class view of chart

'Masked' selection

Teaching points

The various features of this section include:

Charts included:

Young's modulus - Density
Young's modulus - Cost/kg
Strength - Density
Strength - Toughness
Strength - Elongation
Strength - Cost/kg
Strength - Maximum service temperature
Specific stiffness - specific strength
Electrical resistivity - Cost/vol.
Recycling fraction - Cost/kg
Energy content - Cost/kg