Physics of Metals - D106004
Title: Fyzika kovů
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2016
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:0
E-Credits: winter s.:0
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/0, other [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course is intended for doctoral students only
can be fulfilled in the future
Guarantor: Lejček Pavel prof. Ing. DrSc.
Is interchangeable with: AP106004, P106004
Examination dates   
Annotation -
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This subject will contribute to understanding the effect of structural defects on materials behaviour.
Aim of the course -
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Students will be able to:

Students will understand metalurgical processes and their influence on mechanical properties of metallic materials.

Literature -
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R: P. Lejček, P. Novák: Fyzika kovů, CD-ROM (verze 1.03, pdf) ÚKMKI, 2008

A: P. Kratochvíl, P. Lukáč, B. Sprušil: Úvod do fyziky kovů I, SNTL Praha 1984

A: R. Kužel, M. Saxlová, J. Šternberk, Úvod do fyziky kovů II, SNTL Praha 1985

A: G. Gottstein: Physical Foundations of Material Science, Springer, Berlin, 2004.

Syllabus -
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1. Internal structure of metals and alloys, crystalline, amorphous and quasicrystalline materials.

2. Fundamentals of quantum physics: electron theory of solids.

3. Fundamentals of quantum physics: zone theory, magnetic, electric and cohesion properties.

4. Classification of lattice defects, point defects.

5. Line defects- dislocations: fundamentals, description and classification.

6. Line defects- interaction of dislocations with obstacles.

7. Planar defects- grain boundaries: fundamentals, description and classification.

8. Planar defects- grain boundary segregation and migration.

9. Diffusion in solids.

10. Plastic deformation of metals- fundamentals.

11. Plastic deformation of metals- hardening curves.

12. Fracture.

13. Creep.

14. Recovery and recrystallization.

Course completion requirements -
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oral exam

Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Oral examination 100