MSE-300 / 3 crédits

Enseignant: Stolichnov Igor

Langue: Anglais


Summary

Macroscopic properties of solids are analysed using symmetry arguments, tensors, thermodynamics, and simple phenomenological models.

Content

Keywords

symmetry, tensors, anysotropy, thermodynamics

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

No obligatory courses: the introduction covering mathematics and physics used in the course will be provided

Strongly recommended: basics of crystallography; general physics: thermodynamics, electrostatics; basics of linear algebra

 

Recommended courses

 

 

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Apply the symmetry arguments,tensors and thermodynamics for a description of the physical properties of materials.

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra and exercises

Assessment methods

Midterm test + exam during the exam session

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Ecrit (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Theory of materials: from structures to properties
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Exercices: 1 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

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