Introduction to Materials Science

Lecturers: Inna Kurganskaya


Introduction to the classification of basic materials including their crystal and microstructures as well as defects. Relationships between bonding properties, ideal and real structures. The emphasis will be on inorganic, nonmetallic materials covering functional materials, advanced composites as well as other selected technical products.


At the end of this course the students will understand the basic principles of materials' design and they will be able to understand and to explain materials-related properties.


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