Learn how crystals are formed and about processes for growing crystals. Crystallization has taken place naturally for time immemorial, forming the crystals in the earth. We can also purify solid crystalline compounds by crystallizing them out of solution in a process called recrystallization.
Study for materials science engineering careers is done in a materials engineering or a materials science and engineering program. Many types of companies hire materials engineering graduates, who are prepared to work in extracting, developing, processing and testing a wide variety of materials.
Many states have professional engineer continuing education requirements for renewal of a professional engineering license. The unit for professional engineer continuing education is the professional development hour (pdh). Engineering PDH online courses are a good choice for professional engineers.