Module also offered within study programmes:
Code Study programme
CCE-2-317-MK-s Ceramics (Materiały dla konserwacji i rewitalizacji) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-2-317-CT-s Ceramics (Ceramika techniczna i konstrukcyjna) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-317-MF-s Materials Science (Materiały funkcjonalne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-317-MN-s Materials Science (Zaawansowane Materiały Ceramiczne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-417-AK-s Chemical Technology (Analityka i kontrola jakości) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-417-MF-s Materials Science (Materiały funkcjonalne) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CCE-2-317-WC-s Ceramics (Wzornictwo ceramiki i szkła) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-317-FM-s Materials Science (Functional Materials) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-2-317-BK-s Materials Science (Biomateriały i kompozyty) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-317-TC-s Chemical Technology (Technologia ceramiki i materiałów ogniotrwałych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-317-TM-s Chemical Technology (Technologia materiałów budowlanych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-317-TS-s Chemical Technology (Technologia szkła i powłok amorficznych) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CTC-2-328-AK-s Chemical Technology (Analityka i kontrola jakości) - full-time studies second-cycle studies
CIM-1-007-s Materials Science - full-time studies first-cycle studies
CCE-1-016-s Ceramics - full-time studies first-cycle studies
General information:
Name:
Materials Science in Space Technologies
Course of study:
2018/2019
Code:
CIM-2-317-BK-s
Faculty of:
Materials Science and Ceramics
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Biomateriały i kompozyty
Field of study:
Materials Science
Semester:
3
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Responsible teacher:
prof. dr hab. inż. Grzesik Zbigniew (grzesik@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
prof. dr hab. inż. Grzesik Zbigniew (grzesik@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Students obtain essential information about materials applied in space technologies. They will gain knowledge on threats in universe and protection methods.

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 has basic knowledge on space in relation to the application possibilities of novel materials Presentation,
Participation in a discussion,
Activity during classes
M_K002 is creative in solving of problems Presentation,
Participation in a discussion,
Activity during classes
Skills
M_U001 is able to select appropriate materials for specific application in space Presentation,
Participation in a discussion,
Activity during classes
Knowledge
M_W001 has knowledge on current trends in development of new space technologies Presentation,
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
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 has basic knowledge on space in relation to the application possibilities of novel materials - - - - - + - - - - -
M_K002 is creative in solving of problems - - - - - + - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 is able to select appropriate materials for specific application in space - - - - - + - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 has knowledge on current trends in development of new space technologies - - - - - + - - - - -
Module content
Seminar classes:

• Outline of space science
• Outline of space exploration
• History of satellite technology
• Present satellite technology
• Space flight technology
• Space exploration technology
• Future space technologies
• Aerospace and space materials
• Advanced materials in future space applications
• Commercialization and colonization of space

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 80 h
Module ECTS credits 3 ECTS
Participation in conversation seminars 30 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 5 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 15 h
Preparation for classes 30 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Final grade = 0.7 x grade from oral presentation +0.3 x grade from participation in discussions

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

None

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

ASM Handbook, vol. 13, Corrosion: Fundamentals, Testing and Protection. Ed. ASM International,
Materials Park, Ohio USA, 2003.

High temperature materials and mechanisms. Ed. Yoseph Bar-Cohen. CRC Press, Boca Raton, London, New York, 2014.

http://www.spaceflight.esa.int/users/materials/

http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Engineering_Technology/Materials_and_Processes

https://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/postsecondary/features/nasa-material.html

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

Z. Grzesik, M. B. Dickerson, K. Sandhage, “Incongruent reduction of tungsten carbide by a zirconium-copper melt”, Journal of Materials Research, 18, 2135-2140 (2003).

Z. Grzesik, T. Bak, J. Nowotny and B. Henry, “Chemical diffusion in amphoteric oxide semiconductors”, Advances in Applied Ceramics, 106, 77-81 (2007).

M. Danielewski, Z. Grzesik, S. Mrowec, „On the oxidation mechanism of Ni-Pt alloys at high temperatures”, Corrosion Science, 53, 2785-2792 (2011).

Z. Grzesik, S. Mrowec, „High temperature corrosion of metallic materials in composed oxidizing environments”, High Temperature Materials and Processes, 31, 539-551 (2012).

K. Kyzioł, Ł. Kaczmarek, M. Klich, Z. Grzesik, “Dependence of structure and mechanical properties of Si-DLC coatings on methane content applied in plasma modification of Al-Zn and Al-Cu T6I6 alloys”, Proceedings of 12th International Conference „Local mechanical properties 2015”, p. 30, November 04–06, 2015, Liberec, Czech Republic.

Additional information:

None