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Courses at Luleå university of technology

High Temperature Materials

7.5 Credits, Course, master's level, P7006K
The course provides knowledge about thermodynamics, phase analysis, structures and kinetics in high temperature material.

The course consist of basic thermodynamics as well as the crystal structures of metals and oxides, amorphous structures, defects, diffusion processes and basic reaction kinetics. In addition, phase transformations, grain growth and solid phase reactions are treated. The concepts of sintering and methods for manufacturing high-temperature materials are also covered. The course contains thermodynamic computer simulations and a shorter material characterization project.


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The course syllabus includes a description of the course and literature to be used. Within ten weeks before the course starts, a current course syllabus is published.

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Charlotte Andersson

Charlotte Andersson, Associate Professor

Organisation: Process Metallurgy, Minerals and Metallurgical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 493682