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Course, academic year 2021/2022
Crystal Chemistry - S101009
Title: Crystal Chemistry
Guaranteed by: Department of Inorganic Chemistry (101)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2021
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/1, Ex [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: AM101001
For type:  
Guarantor: Sedmidubský David prof. Dr. Ing.
Is interchangeable with: AM101001
Syllabus - Czech
Last update: KNOBLOCL (13.03.2012)

1. Electrons in solids, chemical bonding, band theory.

2. Metods of ab-initio calculations. LDA, LAPW.

3. Localized electrons, electron structure of atoms and ions.

4. Elektrostatic and quantum theory of crystals, Jahn-Teller effect.

5. Crystal symmetry, space groups.

6. X-ray diffraction, Rielveld refinement.

7. Classification of structures - symmetry, dimensionality, bonding type.

8. Stability criteria of crystal structure, energy of crystalline solids.

9. Close packed atomic and ionic arrangements, concept of ionic radius.

10. Crystal types of ionic compounds.

11. Crystal structure of metals and intermetallics.

12. Defects of crystal structure.

13. Solid solutions, mixed valence compounds.

14. Structural types of silicates, phosphates and other compounds.