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Course, academic year 2023/2024
Analysis of materials - M106012
Title: Analýza materiálů
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2020
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: unlimited / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
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: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N106038
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Annotation -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (04.01.2018)
Students will learn about common analytical methods useful for materials. They will get knowledge of the analysis of mechanical properties, structure, chemical and phase composition. All methods will be discussed from the point of basic principles and also of practical applications.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (04.01.2018)

Students will be able to:

describe Basic principles of analytical methods useful for various kinds of materials.

Describe and evaluate the outputs of different types of analyses.

Effectively choose the suitable analytical method.

Literature -
Last update: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D. (10.01.2018)

R: Hornyak, G.L., Introduction to Nanoscience, Chapter 3. Characterization Methods, CRC Press, 2008, ISBN 978-4200-4805-6.

R: Williams, W.D., Carter, C.B., Transmission Electron Microscopy, A Textbook for Materials Science, Springer ScienceţBusiness Media 2009, ISBN 978-0-387-76500-6

Z: Stuart, B. Analytical techniques in materials conservation, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, England, 2007, ISBN 978-0 470-01280-2

Learning resources -
Last update: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D. (10.01.2018)

Powerpoint prezentation to each lecture.

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D. (15.02.2018)

The exam is a combination of written and oral part

Syllabus -
Last update: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D. (10.01.2018)

1. Introduction: overview of analytical methods

2. Light microscopy and materialography

3. Scanning electron microscopy

4. Transmission electron microscopy

5. Theoretical background for spectral and X-ray methods

6. Spectroscopy: absorption methods

7. Spectroscopy: emission methods

8. X-Ray methods: fluorescence, diffraction

9. X-Ray methods: tomography, absorption

10. Infrared and Raman spectroscopy

11. Thermal analysis

12. Mechanical testing: tension, compression, bending, hardness, fractography

13. Mechanical testing II: fatique, tribology, toughness

14. Nondestructive methods: defectoscopy

Registration requirements -
Last update: Pátková Vlasta (04.01.2018)

Physics of Metals

Analytical Chemistry I

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D. (15.02.2018)

The exam is a combination of written and oral part

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1.5 42
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 0.5 14
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2.5 70
5 / 5 140 / 140