Analysis of materials - N106038
Title: Analýza materiálů
Guaranteed by: Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering (106)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2013 to 2019
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
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Guarantor: Michalcová Alena doc. Ing. Ph.D.
Is interchangeable with: M106012
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
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.
Last update: Michalcová Alena (21.02.2013)
Aim of the course -

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.

Last update: TAJ106 (16.08.2013)
Literature -

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

Last update: Michalcová Alena (23.07.2013)
Learning resources -

Last update: Michalcová Alena (23.07.2013)
Syllabus -

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

13. Mechanical testing II: fatique, tribology, toughness

14. Nondestructive methods: defectoscopy

Last update: TAJ106 (16.08.2013)
Registration requirements -

Physics of Metals

Analytical Chemistry I

Last update: Michalcová Alena (23.07.2013)
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
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Examination test 40
Oral examination 40