Magnetic Materials and Applications

Course Information
TitleΜΑΓΝΗΤΙΚΑ ΥΛΙΚΑ ΚΑΙ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ / Magnetic Materials and Applications
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorCharalampos Sarafidis
Course ID40003029

Programme of Study: PROGRAMMA SPOUDŌN 2022

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses845

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physics (2012-today)

Registered students: 17
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreSpecial Election844

Class Information
Academic Year2022 – 2023
Class PeriodSpring
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
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Having successfully completed this course, students will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the fundamental concepts of magnetism in matter, they will be able to identify magnetic materials and classify them according to their magnetic properties. They will be able to propose types of magnetic materials suitable to the specific requirements of an application and understand how systems and devices that exploit magnetic materials operate.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
History of Magnetism, Magnetism and Hysteresis, Magnet Applications, Magnetic dipole moment, Magnetic fields, Magnetostatic Energy and Forces Orbital and spin moment Molecular field theory, Antiferromagnets, Ferrimagnets, Amorphous magnets, Micromagnetic energy, Anisotropy, Magnetic Domain Theory, Soft magnetic materials, Magnetic circuits, Permanent magnets, Ferromagnetic phenomena (Magneto-optic, Magnetocaloric, Magnetotransport effects), Magnetic recording, Magnetism and Nanoscale, Modern Magnetic Materials and Applications, Magnetism in Biology and Medicine, Planetary and Cosmic Magnetism
magnetism, magnetic materials
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
Student Assessment
Writing Exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
ΜΑΓΝΗΤΙΣΜΟΣ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΓΝΗΤΙΚΑ ΥΛΙΚΑ Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 33074645 Έκδοση: Α/2013
Additional bibliography for study
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