Course Description: Crystallography and Crystal Structures, Crystal Defects and their Significance, Electronic Properties, Mechanical Properties.

Course content

1. Crystallography and Crystal Structures

2.   Crystal Defects and their Significance

3.   Electrical Properties

4.      Mechanical Properties



1.  J. P. Hirth and J. Lothe, Theory of Dislocations, Krieger Publishing Co., 1982.

2.  A. G. Jackson, Handbook of Crystallography, Springer-Verlag, 1991.

3.  International Tables for Crystallography, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996.

4.  R. Hummel, Electronic Properties of Materials, 3rd Ed., Springer (2001).

5.  James D. Electronic Properties of Engineering Materials. New York, NY:

Wiley, 1999.

6.  M. A. Meyers and K. K. Chawla, Mechanical Behavior of Materials, Prentice-Hall, 1999.

7.  T. H. Courtney, Mechanical Behavior of Materials, 2nd Ed., McGraw Hill, 2000.

8. Hertzberg, R.W., Deformation and fracture mechanics of engineering materials, John Wiley