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260134 PR Laboratory course on materials physics (2009W)

10.00 ECTS (8.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work

2nd organisation meeting: Monday, October 12, 2009, 13:00, multifunctional room, Zi 32, EG, Faculty of Physics, 1090 Boltzmanng. 5.

Dates: every Monday, 13:00, (2010: Tuesday) multifunctional room, Zi 32, EG, Faculty of Physics.

This lab course is part of the interfaculty lab course "Material science", 11 hours/week, with is held together with the Institute of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry. The participation requires the additional atttendance of the course "Modern methods of characterization of materials", 3 hours/week, of the Faculty of Chemistry.


max. 4 participants
Language: English



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

A practical survey on materials physics and its most important methods.

Assessment and permitted materials

The judging of students is derived from the activity in preceding talk, the engagement during the experiments, and from the result of final questioning.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Correct handling of modern research facilities, good physical understanding, suitable documentation of experiments, and the specific preparation for a bachelor-, master-, diploma work , and/or a doctoral thesis on materials physics.

Examination topics

The lab course uses modern audio-visual tools and state-of-the-art research instruments.

Reading list

Horst Böhm, Einführung in die Metallkunde; B.I.Mannheim;

Hein Peter Stüwe, Gerwig Vibrans, Feinstrukturuntersuchungen in der Werkstoffkunde. Eine Einführung in die Beugungsverfahren; B.I. & Brockhaus Mannheim;

Eckard Macherauch, Praktikum in Werkstoffkunde, uni-text, Vieweg-Verlag Wiesbaden;

Günther Gottstein, Physikal. Grundlagen der Materialkunde, Springer, Berlin (Physical Foundations of Material Science, Springer, Berlin) ;

Donald. R. Askeland, Materialwissenschaften. Grundlagen, Übungen, Lösungen; Spektrum Akad. Verlag (The Science and Engineering of Materials, Chapman &Hall)

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