EMA4314-2010-Syllabus - EMA-4314 Section 8797 Energetics...

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EMA-4314 Section 8797 Energetics and Kinetics (3 Credits) Time: M W F 3 Location: Tur 2306 (M W) MCCA 1142 (F) 1. Catalog Description: Foundations of energetics and kinetic theory with applications to processes in materials science. 2. Prerequisites : EMA 3010 Corequisites : None 3. Course Objectives: The objective of this course is to develop and understanding of the foundations of thermodynamics and kinetics of materials, including both the underlying physical principles and problem solving for materials problems. 4. Relationship of course to program outcomes: This course addresses the following MSE Program outcomes: 1. Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering to materials systems (high coverage). 6. Ability to identify, formulate and solve engineering problems (high coverage). 5. Instructor: Dr. Simon Phillpot Office: 100B Rhines Hall Phone: 846-3782 Email: [email protected] Instructor Office Hours: M -4:00 – 5:00 pm W- 4:00 – 5:00 pm Other times by appointment Teaching Assistant: Mark Noordhoek E-mail: [email protected] TA Office Hours: M- 1:00 – 2:00 pm R- 1:00 – 2:00 pm RHN 125 library 6. Required Text: Physical Chemistry, P. W. Atkins and J. de Paula, Oxford , Part I. 9 th Edition (8 th edition is probably OK; there are significant differences in chapter numbering – you are responsible for making sure you do the appropriate reading and do the correct homework!) Additional materials provided through e-learning and/or provided in class
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7. Supplemental Texts: a. Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics and Kinetics , 2 nd Edition, T. Engel and P. Reid, Prentice Hall, 2010 (ISBN—10: 0-321-61503-4). Nice book on a similar level as our text. b. Introduction to the Thermodynamics of Materials, D. R. Gaskell, 4 th Edition, Taylor and Francis, 2003 (ISBN 1-56032-992-0). More advanced than our text. c.
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