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Course syllabus 416P1_4I - Surfaces and Colloids (FCFT - WS 2019/2020)


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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: 416P1_4I
Course unit title: Surfaces and Colloids
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar1 hour weekly (on-site method)

 
Credits allocated: 4
 
Recommended semester/trimester: Natural and Synthetic Polymers - master (compulsory), 1. semester
Natural and Synthetic Polymers - master (compulsory), 1. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
 
Assesment methods:
test
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Deeper knowledges about properties of phase interfaces, real surfaces, disperse systems and colloids.
 
Course contents:
1. Phase interfaces and dispersions characterization, distribution functions
2. Real surfaces, surface structure and microscopies
3. Solid surface characterization and surface spectroscopies
4. Physical interactions, intermolecular and interparticle interactions
5. Surface free energy and capillary phenomena
6. Electric doublelayer, electrokinetic phenomena and zeta potential
7. Properties and application of colloid systems
8. Surfactants, their properties, Gibbs adsorption isotherm
9. Stabilization of colloids, mechanisms, instability of dispersions
10. Properties of heterogeneous dispersions
11. Sols, emulsions, foams and aerosols
12. Lyophilic colloid systems, associative colloids, gels
13. Application of surfactants and dispersive systems
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
BARTOVSKÁ, L. -- ŠIŠKOVÁ, M. Fyzikální chemie povrchů a koloidních soustav. Praha : Vysoká škola Chemicko-technologická, 2002. 192 p. ISBN 80-7080-475-0.
ADAMSON, A W. Physical Chemistry of Surfaces. New York : John Wiley & Sons, 1990. 777 p. ISBN 0-471-61019-4.
MYERS, D. Surfaces, Interfaces, and Colloids: Principles and Applications. New York : VCH, 1991. 433 p. ISBN 1-56081-033-5.

 
Language of instruction: slovak or english
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 313

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Name of lecturer(s): Ing. Pavol Gemeiner, PhD. (examiner, instructor)
doc. RNDr. Milan Mikula, CSc. (examiner, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
doc. Ing. Milena Reháková, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak, english
 
Last modification: 29. 1. 2019
Supervisor: doc. RNDr. Milan Mikula, CSc. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 01/29/2019.

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