MSE 5840

MSE 5840

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Phenomenological and atomistic theories of diffusion in metals, alloys, ionic compounds, semiconductors and polymers. Introduction to general transport theory and non-equilibrium thermodynamics. Kinetic effects in solidification and solid state transformations that determine structure and properties of materials including: interfaces and microstructure; nucleation, growth and coarsening; alloy solidification; and diffusional and diffusionless transformations in solids.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: MSE 3030 or equivalent, or permission of instructor.

Comments Co-meets with MSE 3040.

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  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MSE 3040

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 10477 MSE 5840   LEC 001

  • 11997 MSE 5840   DIS 201