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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Chemistry and Physics of Solids - S108006
Title: Chemistry and Physics of Solids
Guaranteed by: Department of Solid State Chemistry (108)
Actual: from 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:3/0 [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Is provided by: AM108001
For type:  
Guarantor: Kovanda František prof. Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N108006
Is interchangeable with: N108006
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: Švecová Blanka Ing. Ph.D. (03.08.2018)
Theoretical principles of Materials Engineering and Materials Science. The emphasis is on engineering approach in solving the problems of chemistry and physics of solid state and for the understanding of the relationship between structure, reactivity and properties of solids.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Švecová Blanka Ing. Ph.D. (03.08.2018)

Students will be able to:

understand the theoretical approaches of the characterization of the solid phase;

understand the structure, reactivity and properties;

apply this knowledge to solve materials problems.

Literature -
Last update: Švecová Blanka Ing. Ph.D. (03.08.2018)

R: Kratochvíl B., Chemie a fyzika pevných látek I, VŠCHT Praha, 1994, 8070801964

R: Kratochvíl B. a spol., Základy fyziky a chemie pevných látek II, VŠCHT Praha, 1990, 8070800550

A: Fahlman B.D., Materials Chemistry, Springer, Dortdrecht, Holandsko, 2007, 9781402061196

A: D: Tilley R.J.D., Understanding Solids: The Science of Materials, 2nd Edition, Wiley & Sons, 2013, 978-1-118-42328-8

Learning resources -
Last update: Švecová Blanka Ing. Ph.D. (03.08.2018)

Study support ESO

Syllabus -
Last update: Švecová Blanka Ing. Ph.D. (03.08.2018)

1. External and internal geometry and symmetry of crystals.

2. X-ray diffraction, structure analysis of crystalline solids.

3. Crystal chemistry, close packing.

4. Structure types.

5. Solid solutions, mechanisms of phase transformations.

6. Chemical bonding in solids, electron energy bands.

7. Real crystal.

8. Amorphous solids.

9. Reactivity of solids.

10. Thermal properties of solids.

11. Electrical properties of solids.

12. Magnetic properties of solids.

13. Optical properties of solids.

14. Mechanical properties of solids.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 1 28
Účast na přednáškách 1,5 42
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 2,5 70
5 / 5 140 / 140