Teaching Interests

MTLE 6060 - Advanced Kinetics of Materials Reactions

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: MTLE 4100 or MTLE 6030 or equivalent. When Offered: Every Spring Semester.

Credit Hours: 4

Course materials: Phase Transformations in Metals and Alloys by Porter, Easterling and Sherif, Diffusion in Solids by Glicksman and some research articles. Snapshots of some lecture contents on Quantum random walk.

ENGR 1600 - Materials Science for Engineers

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: CHEM 1100. When Offered: Every Fall Semester.

Credit Hours: 4

Course references: Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering, An Integrated Approach by Callister and Rethwisch

MTLE 4963/6963 - Functional Ceramics

Prerequisites/Corequisites: MTLE 4100 or approval by the instructor.

Credit Hours: 3

References: Introduction to Solid State Physics by Kittel, Physical Ceramics: Principles for Ceramic Science and Engineering by Chiang, Birnie and Kingery, Symmetry and Structure by Kettle, Symmetry in Bonding and Spectra by Douglas and Hollingsworth, Mineralogical Applications of Crystal Field Theory by Burns and some research articles. Snapshots of some lecture contents on Symmetry, d orbitals, and irreducible representations. A flyer on the basic course information: MTLE 4963/6963