Nanoscale Magnetic Materials - Magnetic Domains

mawi424-01a: Werkstoffe - Metalle





Lectures will take place Wednesday at 8:15 CEST RS7 - R.3[C3-KLEIN]


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Plan of lecture (Slides are subject to changes.)

  1. Introduction 
  2. Dislocations 
  3. Plastic deformation and strengthening mechanisms 
  4. Failure 
  5. Phase diagrams of metals 
  6. Solidification 
  7. Processing of metal alloys 
  8. Electrical properties of metals 
  9. Magnetic properties of metals 
  10. Corrosion 
  11. Materials selection - Let's talk about rare earth elements 

Recommended literature

  • Callister, Redwish,  Materials Science and Engineering – An Introduction, John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2014  (9th edition, 6th edition and up will do)
  • R. Abbaschian, L. Abbaschian, R. E. Reed-Hill, Physical Metallurgy Principles, Cangage Learning, 2009
  • G. Gottstein, Physical Foundations of Materials Science, Springer, 2004


  • E. Hornbogen, H. Warlimont, Metalle, Springer, 2006, 5th edition
  • B. Arnold, Werkstofftechnik für Wirtschaftsingenieure, Springer, 2013
  • G. Gottstein, Materialwissenschaft und Werkstofftechnik - Physikalische Grundlagen, Springer, 2014 (4th edition)