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270208 VO Solid State Chemistry (2021S)

(Modul AC-5)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


Language: German

Examination dates



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Atoms in solids (crystal chemistry - crystal structure of elements and compounds, different types of intermetallic compounds; lattice defects and nonstoichiometry);
Electrons in solids (bandstructure of metals, semiconductors and insulators, application of semiconductors, different properties of solids);
Organic solids

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral Examination

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Acquire basic kowledge in solid state chemistry

Examination topics


Reading list

R.J. Borg, G. Dienes, "The Physical Chemistry of Solids";
A.R. West, "Solid State Chemistry and Its Applications"
R.J.D. Tilley, "Defects in Solids"
Copies of transparencies with notes on Moodle

Association in the course directory

AC-5, D.2, UF MA CH 02e

Last modified: Th 02.12.2021 12:49