OF2MUE - Materials in Electrical Engineering

Course specification
Course title Materials in Electrical Engineering
Acronym OF2MUE
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Module Physical Electronics
Type of study bachelor academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
ESPB 6.0 Status elective
The goal Overview of basic knowledge in materials science.
The outcome Students acquire the ability to understand the applications of materials in physical electronics, optical telecommunications, biomedical and nuclear engineering.
Contents of lectures Solid-state crystals, Chemical bonds and material properties, Defects in materials, Solid-state non-crystalline materials, Electronic structure of materials, Semiconductors, Conductors, Dielectrics, Magnetics, Monocrystal production, Planar integrated circuits, Characterization of materials, Superconductors, Mechanical properties of materials, Biomaterials, New materials with applications.
Contents of exercises Practices (problem solving exercises) and laboratory work that serve to illustrate the topics covered by the theoretical contents of the course.
Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
3 2 1
Methods of teaching 45 theoretical lessons + 30 lessons of practice (problem solving exercises) + 15 lessons of laboratory work.
Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
Activites during lectures 0 Test paper 35
Practical lessons 30 Oral examination 0
Projects 0
Colloquia 35
Seminars 0