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M S A E 570: Properties of Solid Surfaces

  • Catalog Description:
    Introduction to structure and electronic properties; surface energy; thermodynamics of surfaces; diffusion. Surface barriers, work function, vibrational and electronic states. Chemical interactions: chemisorption, oxidation, corrosion, absorption kinetics, catalysis. Experimental methods and applications in metals, semiconductors.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Cons inst
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