Credits: 5

Schedule: 08.03.2016 - 29.03.2016

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Daniel Lindberg

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student can:
describe industrial problem as a system in terms of its thermodynamic variables,
use thermochemical properties of systems and their analytical expressions in the simulation of properties and processes,
analyse and model experimental data in the calculations of chemical equilibria,
assess experimental data and use the Calphad method

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Thermodynamic modelling and simulation project work comprises the use of selected software and its use in a complex industrial-type application or a specific assessment work.

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Tutorials and guided assessments in a computer class

Project work in groups from a selected topic

Independent study and exam

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 6 h

Tutorials 12 h

Project (home) work 45 h (10 h tutorials + 35 h home)

Independent (group) studies 72 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

D. Gaskell, Introduction to the thermodynamics of materials, 4. ed., Taylor & Francis, 2003.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Replaces MT-0.3212 Materiaalien termodynamiikka (5 cr).

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

CHEM-6100 and CHEM-E6105

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 – 5.

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):