Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
9101046151998Advanced Superconductivity IElective118
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Objectives of the Course
Teaching the fundamentals of physical prencips of superconductivity.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof. Dr. Nadide KAZANCI
Learning Outcomes
1Being able to understand the basic concepts and principles of superconductivity.
2Being able to comprehend the work of superconductivity laws from physical theories.
3Being able to prepare an experimental setup and to make presentations.
4Being able to have a skill about the problem solving.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Discovery of superconductivity, critical temperature, currents and fields in superconductive, magnetic field and superconductivity.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Discovery of superconductivity
2Metals, resistance, residual resistivity
3Critical temperature, Low temperatures
4Meissner effect
5Magnetic field
6Currents and fields in superconductive
7Ideal diamagnetizm
8Midterm
9How to verify that the resistance of a superconductor is acctually zero
10Phase transition
11Specific heat
12Two types of electrons
13How a Superconducting Transition proceeds in a Magnetic Field
14Critical current, penetration depth of a magnetic field in a superconductor
15The influence of the superconductor shape on magnetic field penetration and superconducting transition
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Superconductivity (Revised Edition) E. A. Andryushin (Author), V. L. Ginzburg (Author), World Scientific Publishing Co.Pte. Ltd,2004
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Report Preparation14040
Report Presentation111
Individual Study for Mid term Examination16565
Individual Study for Final Examination17575
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)227
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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