UE From solution to solids

Degrees incorporating this pedagocial element :

Description

Understanding methods for preparing solids, obtaining one phase from another.

Crystallography, characterisation of the crystalline state.

Aqueous chemistry of cations, hydrolysis, condensation.

Solid-state chemistry, preparation of powders, crystals, ceramics. Thermodynamics of solids. Thermodynamics of defects and non-stoichiometry. Corrosion.