Welcome to: FYST40 Nanomaterials - Thermodynamics and Kinetics, 7.5 credits
Welcome to the homepage of the course ''Nanomaterials - Thermodynamics and Kinetics''.
This course will offer an overview of thermodynamic phenomena and kinetic processes from a materials science perspective, with application towards nanomaterials.
Review of basic thermodynamics; thermodynamic equilibrium; phase equilibria and phase diagrams; reactions & reaction kinetics; heat transport; mass transport in solids and fluids; size effects.
Term: Autumn Period: 2
Coordinator: Jonas Johansson
LTH course code: FFFN05
Form of teaching
|Lectures, exercise sessions, hand-ins and written examination.||
Lectures: 24 hours|
Exercises: 12 hours
Written examination. Compulsory written exercises which can count for bonus points on the final grade, with a passed written exam.
Grading scale: U-G-VG
- DeHoff, R.: Thermodynamics in Materials Science. CRC, 2nd edition, 2006. ISBN: 0849340659 (preferred textbook).
- J. H. Lienhard, "A heat transfer textbook", Third edition (will be made available electronically) (Ch. 1, 2, 10). Download it here.
- Book chapter about diffusion
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