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Course syllabus MOFR01_6I - Phase Equilibria Modelling (MTF - SS 2020/2021)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Materials Science and Technology in Trnava
Course unit code: MOFR01_6I
Course unit title: Phase Equilibria Modelling
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar2 hours weekly / 26 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
26 hours per semester of study (combined method)

Credits allocated: 5
Recommended semester/trimester: Materials Engineering - master (semi-compulsory), 2. semester
Materials Engineering - master (semi-compulsory), 2. semester
Level of study: 1. + 2., 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
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Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student will enhance his/her knowledge of computational thermodynamics in the field of materials science, he/she will be able to apply CALPHAD method in computations of phase equilibria and use the software Thermo-Calc and Dictra.
Course contents:
1) Introduction, microstructure of metallic and non-metallic materials
2) Definitions in thermodynamics of materials
3) Thermodynamic description of one-component system
4) Thermodynamic description of solutions, mixtures and intermediate phases
5) Thermodynamics of interfaces and material processes
6) Proposal and assessment of thermodynamic databases
7) Case studies
Recommended or required reading:
GASKELL, D R. Introduction to the Thermodynamics of Materials. Washington : Taylor and Francis Ltd., 1995. 568 p. ISBN 1-56032-432-5.
DEHOFF, R T. Thermodynamics in Materials Science. New York : McGraw-Hill, 1993. 532 p. ISBN 0-07-112596-5.
SUNDMAN, B. -- FRIES, S. -- LUKAS, H L. Computational Thermodynamics. The Calphad Method. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007. 313 p. ISBN 978-0-521-86811-2.
NISHIZAWA, T. Thermodynamics of Microstructures. Materials Park, Ohio, USA: ASM International , 2008. 295 p. ISBN 978-0-87-170716-1.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 46

56,5 %13,0 %17,4 %6,5 %4,3 %2,3 %
Name of lecturer(s): doc. Ing. Roman Čička, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Ing. Marián Drienovský, PhD. (examiner, instructor) - slovak
Last modification: 15. 8. 2019
Supervisor: doc. Ing. Roman Čička, PhD. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Erika Kuracinová on 08/15/2019.

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