EMA 5504: Materials Characterization
Course Description for Materials Characterization
Prerequisites: Acceptance into the MS program in Materials Science and Engineering or permission of instructor
Description: Methods for the assessment of chemical composition and atomic level structures are presented. Theory of photon and electron probe production and sample interaction are explored in depth. Topics include scanning probe microscopies, optical microscopies, electron microscopy, x-ray fluoroscopy and tomography, diffraction, and spectroscopic methods.