Characterization Techniques of Inorganic Compounds and Materials

Course Information
TitleΤεχνικές Χαρακτηρισμού Ανόργανων Ενώσεων και Υλικών / Characterization Techniques of Inorganic Compounds and Materials
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID40003147

Programme of Study: PPS of School of Chemistry (2014-2015)

Registered students: 9
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Inorganic Chemistry and Chemistry of Inorganic MaterialsCompulsory Course1110

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
Course Content (Syllabus)
CHARACTERIZATION TECHNIQUES OF INORGANIC COMPOUNDS AND MATERIALS Content: Molecular symmetry, crystal symmetry, unit cells, crystallographic systems. X-rays, powder diffraction, single-crystal diffraction. Description of the X-ray single-crystal diffractometer. Single-crystal selection, mounting and data collection. Solving the crystal and molecular structure. Molecular magnetochemistry-Instrumentation Molecular systems analogue to conventional magnetic materials. Magnetic theory of Solids Modern magnetic materials Electronic paramagnetic resonance (EPR) and its application Thermal Analysis: Theory-Instrumentation-TG, DTA, DSC, QIA, TMA, Kinetics Simultaneous techniques, Derivatograph(TG/DTG-DTA) Coupled techniques (TG-MS), TG-FT-IR) Applications to Organic, Inorganic Materials, Construction Materials, Minerals, Polymers. Application to basic common laboratory techniques
Thermal Analysis, TG-DTA, X-Ray, EPR, Magnetics
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Interactive excersises
Course Organization
Reading Assigment
Written assigments
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