MH2352 Physics and Chemistry of Modern Materials 6.0 credits

Moderna materials fysik och kemi

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Synthesis and manufacture of functional materials. The importance of structure and defects, electrons and their dynamics, magnetism, optical properties of functional materials.

Intended learning outcomes *

To provide a coherent approach to the physics and chemistry of functional materials.

Course Disposition

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

MH1016 Materials Physics or equivalent and or a BSc exam

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

The Physics and Chemistry of Solids, S. Elliot, Wiley Publications, 1998
Distributed material

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • PRO1 - Project, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • SEM1 - Seminars, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

K Venkat Rao

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web MH2352

Offered by

ITM/Materials Science and Engineering

Main field of study *

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Education cycle *

Second cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

Professor K.Venkat Rao, rao@kth.se

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.