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2017-2018 University Catalog 
2017-2018 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MSE 27000 - Atomistic Materials Science

Credit Hours: 3.00. Introductory course with an atomistic view point on material properties. Three primary class sections: bonding crystallography and statistical mechanics. Bonding topics include introduction to quantum mechanics, emphasis on understanding of metallic, ionic and covalent bonding. Crystallography topics include crystal descriptions and symmetry principles. Statistical mechanics development with application to electronic and thermodynamic properties. Typically offered Spring.