Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
404004312016SOLID STATE CHEMISTRYElective473
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Crystal and amorphous materials have different features. It is aimed to transfer these differences to the students and to explain them with the analysis methods.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Sevil İRİŞLİ, Prof. Dr. Hayati TÜRKMEN, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Süleyman GÜLCEMAL
Learning Outcomes
1To distinguish amophous from crystal structures.
2Ability to identify the crystal formation conditions
3To understand crystal forces
4To recognize crystal geometries.
5To inquire conductivity of crystal structures.
6Unit cell concept and identify the parameters.
7To learn unit cell analysis and computational methods
8To compare physicochemical parameters of crystal and amorph structures
9To learn common crystal types for ionic solids.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Lattice Structure of metals -Metallic packing Formation of crystal lattices -The parameters determining the formation Irregularities in the crystal lattices Crystal defects
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Amorphous and crystal structures - Amorphous structures and properties
2Crystal formation conditions -The size of the crytals and the conditions which they can form in.
3Crystal powers - The relation of the crystal powers with the lattice energy
4Crystal goemetry - The formation of the crystal geometries and their differences.
5Conductivity of crystal structures - The conductivity of crystal structures and the other physicochemical structures
6Unit cell concept and their parameters - Definition of the unit cell parameters and their parameters.
7Unit cell analysis and computational methods
8Midterm exam
9Physicochemical parameters of crystal and amorphous structures.
10The common crystal types of ionic solids -NaCl structure, the structure of CsCl, fluoride, antifluorur, wurtzit and zinc blende structure.
11Lattice structures of metals - Metallic packing
12Formation of crystal lattices - The parameters that define the cyrstal lattice formation.
13Irregularities of the crystal lattices
14Crystal defects
15Discussion and evulation
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Examination1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
English
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Quiz515
Attending Lectures14228
Individual Study for Homework Problems8216
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11515
Individual Study for Final Examination12525
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)93
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