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Topic Title: COURSE NOTES: Bonding, Crystallography and Crystal Defects MSE 102
Topic Summary: T. Sands, Berkeley, University of California. Lecture notes, problem sets and solutions, class project
Created On: 7/8/2007 10:41 PM

 7/8/2007 10:41 PM

Cathy Rohrer

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This site provides lecture notes, problem sets and solutions, sample exams, and an extensive class project with example project reports. Some of the topics covered include:
Bonding and Crystal Binding
• Foundations of Quantum Mechanics
• Orbital Filling and the Periodic Table; Ionic Bond and Cohesion
• The Covalent Bond; Molecular Orbitals
• Metallic Binding; Elementary Band Theory
Symmetry, Crystallography and Crystal Structures
• Elements of Symmetry; 2-D
• Coordinates; Directions; Lattices; Symmetry Groups
• International Tables for Crystallography
• Point Groups, Bravais Lattices, Space Groups
• Symmetry operations
Crystal Defects
• Point Defects
• Elements of Dislocation Theory
• Plastic Deformation
• Grain Boundaries and Interphase Interfaces

CITATION: T. Sands, "MSE 102: Bonding, Crystallography and Crystal Defects," Berkeley: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California. 9/18/01.

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