Materials Characterisation module details

Module Title - Materials Characterisation   
Number of credits – 10

Module description

This module aims to introduce the main concepts and techniques used for characterisation of the key properties of different types of materials from sub-atomic level all the way up to macroscopic inspection using non-destructive testing techniques.

The course deals with electron microscopy, x-ray diffraction, surface and thermal analysis, superconductors, magnetic materials, electrical properties of materials and non-destructive testing.

Contact time - 100 hours.