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VK330 – Thermodynamics of Materials


Credits: 4 credits

Pre-requisites: Vc 209/210, Vp 140, Vv 215/255/285, and Vk 250

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The laws of thermodynamics and their consequences. Applications to solid and liquid materials. Mass and energy balances. Gas reactions. Phase diagrams. Ellingham, Pourbaix and stability diagrams. Defects in solids. Interfaces. Statistical thermodynamics.

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