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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Chemistry and Physics of Solids - AM108001
Title: Chemistry and Physics of Solids
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Chemistry (108)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2021
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: 10 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type: Master's (post-Bachelor)
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Kovanda František prof. Ing. CSc.
Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing.
Rohlíček Jan Ing. Ph.D.
This subject contains the following additional online materials
Last update: Kovanda František prof. Ing. CSc. (28.02.2018)
Theoretical principles of Materials Engineering and Materials Science. The emphasis is on engineering approach in solving the problems of chemistry and physics of solid state and for the understanding of the relationship between structure, reactivity and properties of solids.
Last update: Kovanda František prof. Ing. CSc. (16.09.2019)

A: Fahlman B.D., Materials Chemistry, Springer, 2011, ISBN 978-94-007-0693-4

D: Tilley R.J.D., Understanding Solids: The Science of Materials, 2nd Edition, Wiley & Sons, 2013, ISBN 978-1-118-42328-8

D: West A.R., Solid State Chemistry and its Applications, Second Edition, Student Edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2014, 978-1-119-94294-8

Last update: Kovanda František prof. Ing. CSc. (28.02.2018)

1. External and internal geometry and symmetry of crystals.

2. X-ray diffraction, structure analysis of crystalline solids.

3. Crystal chemistry, close packing.

4. Structure types.

5. Solid solutions, mechanisms of phase transformations.

6. Chemical bonding in solids, electron energy bands.

7. Real crystal.

8. Amorphous solids.

9. Reactivity of solids.

10. Thermal properties of solids.

11. Electrical properties of solids.

12. Magnetic properties of solids.

13. Optical properties of solids.

14. Mechanical properties of solids.

Course completion requirements
Last update: Hušák Michal doc. Dr. Ing. (16.02.2018)

Successful oral examination.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 1 28
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2.5 70
5 / 5 140 / 140