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MSE 481  Spectroscopic and Diffraction Analysis of Materials

Spring of every year
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 3
PHY 184 or PHY 184B or PHY 234B or PHY 294H or LB 274
Recommended Background:
MSE 260 and MSE 381
Open to juniors or seniors in the Materials Science and Engineering Major or in the Materials Science and Engineering Minor.
General properties, generation, and detection of x-rays interaction with solids. Crystallography, reciprocal space, diffraction analysis, and techniques. Single crystal methods. Stereographic projection. X-ray microanalysis.
Semester Alias:
MSE 451, MSM 451
Effective Dates:
FALL 2015 - Open