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260254 VO Actual methods and applications of materials physics (2009S)

Lecture on actual methods and applications of materials physics

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

1x wöchentlich, Montag 13:15, Fakultät f. Physik, Zi. 32 EG, Mehrzweckraum


Language: German

Examination dates



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Diffusion-Thermal Activation (Recovery, Recrystallization, Dislocation Dynamics)-Determination of Activation Enthalpy-Actual Methods: Electrical Residual Resistivity, X-Ray Bragg Peak Profile Analysis, Mössbauer Effect, Positron Annihilation Spectroscopy, mechanical methods - Modern Materials: Steels, Ceramics, Polymers, Micro- and Nanocrystalline Materials.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Lecture to be used for diploma, bachelor and master studies. Recommended as preparation for a bachelor, diploma, master or doctoral thesis on "Condensed Matter Physics" or "Materials Physics". On the basis of the lecture of preceding semester "Fundamentals of Materials Physics", this course comprises - on the one hand - the structure and related properties of modern materials, and the most important investigation methods of these materials on the other.

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
Horst Böhm, Einführung in die Metallkunde B.I. Mannheim,
E. Macherauch, Praktikum in Werkstoffkunde, Vieweg & Sohn, 2002 A.C.Damask, G.J.Dienes, Point Defect in Metals, Gordon & Breach 1963

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