SubjectsSubjects(version: 955)
Course, academic year 2019/2020
Phase Transformations in Metals - N106007
Title: Fázové přeměny v kovech
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2020
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:4
E-Credits: winter s.:4
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: M106002
Guarantor: Novák Pavel prof. Ing. Ph.D.
Stolař Pavel Ing. CSc.
Is interchangeable with: M106002
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
The subject gives a survey of phase transformations which are important for treatment of metallic materials. Crystallization of alloys, as well as solid state phase transformations of steels and non-ferrous metals, are described.
Last update: TAJ106 (28.11.2013)
Aim of the course -

Students will be able to:

read the phase diagrams.

describe the mechanisms of crystallization and phase transformations in solid state.

Describe and apply processes during crystallization of metals and alloys.

Describe and apply the processes during heat treatment of metals and alloys.

Last update: TAJ106 (23.07.2013)
Literature -


R: Pluhař J. a kol., Fyzikální metalurgie a mezní stavy materiálu, SNTL, Praha, 1987,04-411-87.

A: Sinha A.U., Physical Metallurgy Handbook, Mc. Graw Hill, New York, 2004, 0070579865.

Last update: Novák Pavel (09.10.2017)
Learning resources -

Presentations in ppt format are available at the teachers.

Last update: TAJ106 (28.11.2013)
Syllabus -

1. Energy changes during phase transformations, nucleation, growth of crystals

2. Crystallization of metals and alloys

3. Solubility of metals, solid solutions, intermetallic phases

4. Phase diagrams, thermal analysis

5. Diffusion

6. Non-equilibrium crystallization

7. Volume changes during solidification

8. Decomposition of solid solutions

9. Eutectoid transformation

10. Martensitic and bainitic transformation

11. Transformation diagrams

12. Annealing

13. Hardening and tempering

14. Carburizing, nitriding

Last update: TAJ106 (11.05.2006)
Registration requirements -

Physical Chemistry I

Metallic Materials

Last update: TAJ106 (23.07.2013)
Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 0.5 14
Účast na přednáškách 1 28
Příprava na přednášky, semináře, laboratoře, exkurzi nebo praxi 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
Účast na seminářích 0.5 14
4 / 4 112 / 112
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 30
Oral examination 70