138.048 Nuclear Magnetic Methods (Mössbauer Spectroscopy)
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to comprehend the materials presented in the lecture and to draw conclusions from them, as well as to actively communicate the contents presented during the lecture.

Subject of course

1. Introduction, 2. Mössbauer effect, 3. Velocity dependent count rate, 4. Experimental details, 5. Mössbauer isotopes, 6. Electrical quadrupole splitting, 7. Magnetic hyperfine splitting, 8. Combination of magnetic and electrostatic exchange interaction, 9. Influence of temperature and direction of hyperfine field, 10. Isomer shift, 11. Quadratic Doppler effect, 12. Intensity ratio of hypefine transitions, 13. Nuclear quadrupole moment and electrical field gradient in 57Fe, 14. Relaxation mechanisms.

Teaching methods

onlie lecture asynchron; audio-commented PowerPoint files uploaded each week in  TUWEL Discussion time during lecture time.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Vorbesprechung: Mo, 1. März 2021, 12:00-13:00 Uhr, via GoToMeeting:

Austria: +43 7 2081 5337
- One-touch: tel:+43720815337,,658089381#
Access Code: 658-089-381


(Mössbauer-Spektroskopie Magn.Relaxationsprozesse)



Examination modalities

oral examination

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.03.2021 10:00 05.03.2021 10:00 05.03.2021 10:00



Lecture notes for this course are available. in der Vorlesung