[ 491CTIMIMAV19 ] VL Inorganic Materials in High-Tech Applications

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3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Achim Walter Hassel 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Original study plan Master's programme Chemistry and Chemical Technology (CCT) 2019W
Objectives Occurence, winning, production, prices, use and recycling of the following elements: Scandium, Titanium, Gallium, Germanium, Arsenic, Selenium, Yttrium, Zirconium, Niobium, Molybdenumn, Technetium, Ruthenium, Rhodium, Palladium, Silver, Indium, Antimony, Tellurium, Lanthanum, Cerium, Praseodymium, Neodymium, Promethium, Samarium, Europium, Gadolinium, Terbium, Dysprosium, Holmium, Erbium, Tulium, Ytterbium, Luthetium, Hafnium, Tantalum, Tungsten, Rhenium, Osmium, Iridium, Platinum, Gold, Mercury, Thallium, Bismut, Polonium, Astatine, Francium, Radium, Actinium, Thorium, Protactinium, Uranium, Neptunium, Plutonium, Americium, Curium, Berkelium, Californium, Einsteinium, Fermium, Mendelewium, Nobelium, Lawrencium, Rutherfordium, Dubnium, Seaborgium, Bhorium, Hassium, Meitnerium, Darmstadtium, Röntgenium, Copernicium, Nihonium, Flevorium, Moscovium, Livermorium, Teness, Oganesson. Technological processes powder metallurgy, zone melting, directional solidification, semiconductor formation IV, III/V, IV/IV, II/VI and complex ones, isotope enrichment, valve metals, minor metals PGM, refractory metals, lanthanoides, actinoides, radioactivity, types of decay, isotope stability and instabilities, medical applications, sustainable applications, structure and details of all elements in the PSE
Subject Inorganic Materials in High-Tech Applications
Criteria for evaluation Profound knowledge of the lecture content is required to answer the questions in the written exam, 10 questions with 10 points each are given where 2 consist of 5 multiple or single choice questions, other questions are divided into subquestions all aiming at different aspects of the same topic
Methods Elements are grouped by occurence or application, what ever is more appropriate from the technical view point Principles are explained and reasoning is given for the selection of certain processes
Language English
Study material Frequent participation in the lecture is required, slides of the lecture are available in KUSSS a few hours before the lecture, parts of the reactions, principles drawings and processes are explained at the board, examples of materials and devices are shown in the lecture
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture 491CTASTA3V10: VL Chemische Technologie Anorganischer Stoffe III (2.6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment