138.065 Crystal Growth: Theory and Practice
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

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

Crystalline state. Single- and polycrystalline solids. Crystallization as phase transition. Nucleation process and critical nucleus concept. Microscopic theory of crystal growth. Growth mechanisms. Growth mophology. Principles of segregation. Crystal growth techniques. Characterization of crystals. Crystal quality and crystal defects. Growth-defects-properties relation. Crystal growth of selected functional materials. Bio-inspired crystallization. Thin film growth technology: applications of films in science and technology. Film deposition techniques. Nanotechnology.

Teaching methods

Frontal lecture

Mode of examination

Oral

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue12:00 - 13:0003.03.2020FH Hörsaal 6 Vorbesprechung: PROKOFIEV
Wed13:00 - 14:3004.03.2020 - 24.06.2020Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Crystal Growth: Theory and Practice - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue03.03.202012:00 - 13:00FH Hörsaal 6 Vorbesprechung: PROKOFIEV
Wed04.03.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed11.03.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed18.03.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed25.03.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed01.04.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed22.04.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed29.04.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed06.05.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed13.05.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed20.05.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed27.05.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed03.06.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed10.06.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed17.06.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV
Wed24.06.202013:00 - 14:30Sem.R. DC rot 07 PROKOFIEV

Examination modalities

Oral examination

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

Lecturer notes, part-script in TISS

Recommended literature in the file Recommended Literature

Language

if required in English