327-0503-00L Ceramics I
|Autumn Semester 2018
|M. Niederberger, T. Graule, A. R. Studart
|yearly recurring course
|Language of instruction
|Introduction to ceramic processing.
|The aim is the understanding of the basic principles of ceramic processing.
|Basic chemical processes for powder production.
Liquid-phase synthesis methods.
Classical crystallization theory.
Gas phase reactions.
Basics of the collidal chemistry for suspension preparation and control.
Characterization techniques for powders and colloids.
Shaping techniques for bulk components and thin films.
Sintering processes and microstructural control.
|Books and references will be given on the lecture notes.