MSE-611 / 1 credit

Teacher: Damjanovic Dragan

Language: English

Remark: Schedule : 2020, November 23rd to 27th from 9:00 to 12:00


Frequency

Every 2 years

Summary

The students acquire knowledge on structure-property relations of piezoelectric and related materials (ferroelectrics, relaxors). Different material classes (ceramics, crystals, composites, polymers) are discussed in view of applications in sensors, actuators, high frequency transducers and others.

Content

Keywords

Piezoelectric effect, piezoelectric materials, actuators, sensors, crystals, ceramics, transducers power transducers, surface acoustic wave effect

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

physics and mathematics on the bachelor level of EPFL, basic materials science

Resources

Websites

In the programs

  • Exam form: Written (session free)
  • Subject examined: Piezoelectric materials, properties and devices
  • Lecture: 10 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 4 Hour(s)

Reference week

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8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
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20-21     
21-22