Universität Wien FIND

260020 VO Fundamentals of Materials Physics (Materials Physics I) (2011W)

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

Vorbesprechung: Mi, 05.10.11 um 11:45 Uhr, Zi 32 EG Multifunktionsraum, Gruppe Physik Nanostr. Materialien, Fakultät Physik, Eingang Boltzmanng. 5, 1090 Wien
MI wtl 11.30-13.00, Josef-Stefan-Hörsaal, Fakultät Physik, 1090 Wien.


Language: German

Examination dates



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

: Structure, stability, and properties of materials, production and effects of crystal defects, elastic and plastic deformation, fracture mechanics, scattering at crystalline materials, the physics of alloys, phases in materials, diffusion, recovery and recrystallization.

Assessment and permitted materials

Verbal exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Lecture to be used for diploma, bachelor and master studies. Recommended as preparation for "Materialphysikal. Praktikum" (Materials Physics lab course). Education in the most important phenomena of Materials Physics and of their physical backgrounds - Understanding of connections between structure and properties of materials.

Examination topics

Lecture presented via overhead projection, distribution of scripts with figures and images.

Reading list

Donald. R. Askeland, Materialwissenschaften. Grundlagen, Übungen, Lösungen; Spektrum Akad. Verlag (The Science and Engineering of Materials, Chapman &Hall)
Günther Gottstein, Physikal. Grundlagen der Materialkunde, Springer, Berlin (Physical Foundations of Material Science, Springer, Berlin)
William D. Callister, Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering: An Integrated Approach; J.Wiley & Sons
Charles Kittel, Einführung in die Festkörperphysik; Oldenbourg (Introduction to Solid State Physics, J.Wiley & Sons)
Horst Böhm, Einführung in die Metallkunde ; B.I. Mannheim

Association in the course directory

MF 2, MF 4, MaG 9, MaG 13, PD250, PD310, LA-PH212(3), Dok 7., F300

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