Microscopy and spectroscopy of nanosystems

Course Code :2001WETMSN
Study domain:Physics
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:60
Credits:6
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Sara Bals
Thomas Altantzis
Joke Hadermann
Etienne Goovaerts

3. Course contents *

The following topics will be covered:

Basic electron optics and setup of the transmission electron microscope, Dynamical electron scattering in perfect crystals, Observation of defects in crystals, Electron diffraction patterns, X-ray, neutron and electron diffraction for materials science, Determination of space group, Refining structure parameters