MSE-204 / 4 credits

Teacher: Tileli Vasiliki

Language: English


Summary

This course establishes the basic concepts of thermodynamics and defines the main state functions. The concepts are then applied to the study of phase diagram of various systems.

Content

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering

Recommended courses

Various courses of the Materials science and engineering section

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Analyze a thermodynamics problem
  • Compute the changes in entropy, enthalpy and Gibbs free energy
  • Construct a phase diagram
  • Interpret the chemical potential

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra et exercises

In the programs

  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: During the semester (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Thermodynamics for materials science
  • Lecture: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

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9-10     
10-11     
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