Introduction to Solid State Physics
- Department of Solid State Engineering
The course contains the fundamentals of diffraction stress analysis with a strong emphasis on the illustrations of the capability of X-ray diffraction to solve engineering problems.
Knowledge of fundamentals of X-ray and neutron diffraction on polycrystalline materials
- Syllabus of lectures:
1. Principles of X-ray diffraction 2. Non-destructive testing of materials 3. Load and residual stresses 4. Non-uniform stress fields 5. Elastic anisotropy 6. Stresses in engineering ceramics 7. Laser-beam processing, welding stress 8. Stress relaxation 9. Stresses after mechanical and thermochemical treatment 10. Residual stresses in composites and plastics 11. Practical work in laboratories.
- Syllabus of tutorials:
- Study Objective:
Knowledge: ^^Principles of stress determination by X-ray methods. ^^Skills: ^^Orientation in the topics of the non-destructive materials testing.
- Study materials:
Key references: ^^. Hauk, V.: Structural and Residual Stress Analysis by Nondestructive Methods, Elsevir, 1997. ^^Recommended references: ^^. Noyan, I.C., Cohen, J.B.: Residual Stress Measurements by Diffraction and Interpretation, Springer-Verlag, NY 1987.
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: