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General information:
Name:
Materials news
Course of study:
2013/2014
Code:
RMS-1-716-s
Faculty of:
Mechanical Engineering and Robotics
Study level:
First-cycle studies
Specialty:
-
Field of study:
Mechatronics with English as instruction languagege
Semester:
7
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Responsible teacher:
prof. dr hab. inż. Godlewska Elżbieta (godlewsk@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
prof. dr hab. inż. Godlewska Elżbieta (godlewsk@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 understands the necessity of continuous education and upgrading professional and personal competencies; knows the possibilities of continuous education and extending professional competencies; Participation in a discussion,
Presentation,
Activity during classes
M_K002 understands the impact of chemistry on technological developments; is aware of possible side effects of technological advancement, including environmental issues, and necessity of taking responsible decisions. Participation in a discussion,
Presentation,
Activity during classes
Skills
M_U001 has sufficient skills to acquire new knowledge from textbooks, scientific journals, databases and internet sources, to critically evaluate the information and apply in the engineering practice; is able to use the information on the natural resources and industrially produced materials for the needs of technological developments. Presentation,
Examination,
Participation in a discussion,
Activity during classes
Knowledge
M_W001 has extended knowledge on the manufacturing, processing, properties and characterization methods of different groups of materials, including nanostructured materials; knows the principles of materials design; has basic knowledge on materials degradation; Presentation,
Examination,
Participation in a discussion,
Activity during classes
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Others
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 understands the necessity of continuous education and upgrading professional and personal competencies; knows the possibilities of continuous education and extending professional competencies; + - - - - + - - - - -
M_K002 understands the impact of chemistry on technological developments; is aware of possible side effects of technological advancement, including environmental issues, and necessity of taking responsible decisions. + - - - - + - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 has sufficient skills to acquire new knowledge from textbooks, scientific journals, databases and internet sources, to critically evaluate the information and apply in the engineering practice; is able to use the information on the natural resources and industrially produced materials for the needs of technological developments. - - - - - + - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 has extended knowledge on the manufacturing, processing, properties and characterization methods of different groups of materials, including nanostructured materials; knows the principles of materials design; has basic knowledge on materials degradation; + - - - - + - - - - -
Module content
Lectures:

general scope:
- MSE general overview
- structural intermetallics
- high entropy alloys
- thermoelectrics
- MAX phases
- smart structures
- shape memory materials
- bioinspired materials
- self-healing materials
- photocatalysts
- engineered nanoporous films

Seminar classes:

general scope
- conducting polymers
- materials for batteries
- materials for solar cells
- graphene and silicene
- materials with controlled porosity
- metallic foams
- materials for biomedical applications
- superconductors
- self-cleaning materials
- materials for environmental protection

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 106 h
Module ECTS credits 4 ECTS
Participation in lectures 14 h
Participation in seminar classes 14 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 18 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 30 h
Preparation for classes 30 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

final score = 0.1 attendance + 0.2 discussion + 0.2 presentation + 0.5 exam

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

basic solid state chemistry/physics

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

Ceramic matrix composites, Microstructure, Properties and Applications, ED. Low I.M. CRC Press (2006); Composite Materials. Functional Materials for Modern Technologies, Chung D.D.L., Springer (2002); lecture notes + recommended scientific papers

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

Publications are available at: https://www.bpp.agh.edu.pl

Additional information:

Attendance to lecture and seminar is mandatory.