Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

PHYS 535 901 (CRN: 20600)

CRYSTALLOGRAPHY & DIFFRACTION

Long Title: CRYSTALLOGRAPHY AND DIFFRACTION
Department: Physics and Astronomy
Instructor: Han, Yimo
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:55AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 60
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 37
Enrollment data as of: 22-MAY-2022 6:19AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Study of crystals by diffraction techniques, focusing on x-ray, with an overview of electron and neutron diffraction as well as complementary techniques. Provides mathematical foundations and nomenclature for diffraction and related phenomena. Includes basics of crystallographic analysis and surface/point/space group symmetry, experiment design (courses, geometry, detectors), and data analysis and interpretation. Required for undergraduate MSNE major. Meets with MSNE 435 (additional work for the graduate version). Cross-list: MSNE 435, MSNE 535.