PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY OF SOLIDS AND SURFACES

Academic year
2016/2017 Syllabus of previous years
Official course title
CHIMICA FISICA DELLO STATO SOLIDO E DELLE SUPERFICI
Course code
CM0029 (AF:217815 AR:100440)
Modality
On campus classes
ECTS credits
6
Degree level
Master's Degree Programme (DM270)
Educational sector code
CHIM/02
Period
1st Semester
Course year
2
Where
VENEZIA
Introduction to the study of:
1)physical chemistry of solids
2)colloidal systems
3)stability of disperse systems
Basic knowledge of differential calculus, physocs and chemical physics
The growth and form of Crystals. Crystal plane and directions. Lattice and crystal structures. X-Ray diffraction. Fourier transform and reciprocal lattice. Colloids and surface chemistry. Sedimentation. Thermodinamics solutions. Rheology. Surface tension and contact angle. Adsorption and monolayers.Surfactants and micelle. Emulsions.
Lesson notes

P.W. ATKINS, Chimica Fisica, Bologna, ultima Edizione It. Zanichelli;
P.C Hiemenz and R. Rajagopalan, Principles of Colloid and Surface Chemistry (Marcel Dekker, 1997).J. Lyklema, Fundamentals of Interface and Colloids Science (Academic Press,1991).D. Myers, Surfaces, Interfaces and Colloids (Wiley-VCH,1999).Autori Vari Chimica Fisica dei colloidi e delle interfasi (CLUP 1985).

written
Open questions
conventional
Italian
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