MSE 260 – Surface Properties of Materials

Course Number: MSE 260
Course Units: 3
 

Instructor: Miquel Salmeron

Catalog Description: Thermodynamics of surfaces and phase boundaries, surface tension of solids and liquids, surface activity, absorption, phase equilibria, and contact angles, electrochemical double layers at interfaces, theory, and applications.

Prerequisites: Graduate standing in Engineering.

Course Format: Two one and one-half hours of lecture.