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Course syllabus B-MEDIM - Methods of Material Diagnostics (FEEIT - WS 2019/2020)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Course unit code: B-MEDIM
Course unit title: Methods of Material Diagnostics
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly (on-site method)
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 6
Recommended semester/trimester: Nuclear and Physical Engineering - bachelor (compulsory), 5. semester
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
Active participation in seminars and laboratory works - total score 30
Final exam - total score 70
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Obtaining the theoretical knowledge about basic methods of diagnostics of materials, acquainting with the experimental background of selected diagnostic techniques. By passing the subject the student will master the theoretical principles of the most widely used spectroscopic, diffraction and imaging methods of materials analysis.
Course contents:
Classification of diagnostic methods: spectroscopic, diffraction and imaging methods.
Sources of radiation, photons, charged particles, neutrons.
Structure of matter: energetic levels of atoms and molecules.
Optical spectroscopy, emission and absorption, spectrum, spectral terms.
Atomic spectroscopies: atomic absorption spectroscopy, atomic emission spectroscopy.
Molecular spectroscopies: spectrometry of visible and ultraviolet radiation, infrared spectrometry, Raman spectroscopy.
Mass spectrometry, mass spectrometry with inductively coupled plasma (ICP-MS).
Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR).
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
X-ray diffraction, characteristic radiation.
Transmission and scanning electron microscopy, Auger spectroscopy.
Diagnostics in nuclear medicine, gamma camera, CT, PET.
Recommended or required reading:
MIERTUŠ, S. Atómová a molekulová spektroskopia . Bratislava: Alfa, 1991.
MILATA, V. -- SEGĽA, P. -- BREZOVÁ, V. -- GATIAL, A. -- KOVÁČIK, V. -- MIGLIERINI, M. -- STANKOVSKÝ, Š. -- ŠIMA, J. Aplikovaná molekulová spektroskopia. Vydavateľstvo STU v Bratislave, 2008. 600 p. ISBN 978-80-227-2960-4.
SVANBERG, S. Atomic and molecular spectroscopy: Basic aspects and practical applications. Berlin : Springer Verlag, 1992. 407 p. ISBN 3-540-55243-X.
SLICHTER, C. Principles of Magnetic Resonance. Berlin, Heldelber, New York: Springer-Verlag, 1996. 655 p. ISBN 3-540-50157-6.
PERKAMPUS, H. Encyclopedia of spectroscopy. Weinheim : VCH, 1995. 669 p. ISBN 3-527-29281-0.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 42

19,0 %28,6 %16,7 %11,9 %23,8 %0 %
Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Marcel Miglierini, DrSc. (instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 9. 5. 2019
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Marcel Miglierini, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by RNDr. Marian Puškár on 05/09/2019.

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