Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Magnetic and Dielectric Properties Of Matter FIZ 437 7 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses n/a.
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi NAGİHAN DELİBAŞ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi NAGİHAN DELİBAŞ,
Course Assistants Solid State Physics group research assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course is to give basic knowledge about magnetic and dielectric properties of solids and to equip by technological base mechanism.
Course Content Properties of solids, Dielecrics and ferroelectcics, Diamagnetism and Paramagnetism, Langevin Diamagnetism, Paramagnetism, Cooling by izotropic magnetism loss.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Extracts the Maxwell equations. Lecture, Discussion, Drilland Practice, Problem Solving, Testing, Homework,
2 Verifies dielectric constant for induced and vacuum medium. Problem Solving, Drilland Practice, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
3 Produces the dielectric constant and lattice vibration modes for ionic crystals. Problem Solving, Drilland Practice, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
4 Identifies the Payroelectric and Piezoelectric materials in science. Problem Solving, Drilland Practice, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
5 Applies its knowledge to technology. Problem Solving, Drilland Practice, Discussion, Lecture, Homework, Testing,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Paramagnetism [1] Page 200-203
2 Electron paramagnetism of conductors [1] Page 208-211
3 Diamagnetizm ve momentum in magnetic field [1] Page 211-213
4 Screening by inductive current and diamagnetic susceptibility [1] Page 213-217
5 Magnetic order and exchange interaction [1] Page 219-221
6 Ferromagnetism [1] Page 221-229
7 Neel model of antiferromagnetism [1] Page 229-232
8 Spin waves [1] Page 232-239
10 Other magnetic order types [1] Page 239-245
11 Ferromagnetic regions [1] Page 246-251
12 Dielectrics [1] Page 253-265
13 Dielectric constant of ionic crystals and lattice vibrations. [1] Page 265-271
14 Payroelectric and Piezoelectric materials [1] Page 271-277
Course Notes [1] J.R. HOOK, H. E. HALL, Katıhal Fiziği Çev. Prof. Dr. F. Köksal, Prof. Dr. M. Altunbaş, Prof. Dr. M. Dinçer ve Prof. Dr. E. Başaran 1998
Course Resources [2] Kittel, C. Katıhal Fiziğine Giriş, çev. B. Karaoğlu, Güven Yay., 1996, İstanbul.
[3] Kittel, C., Quantum Theory of Solids John Wiley&Sons Pub., 1987, New York.
[4] OReilly E., Quantum Theory of Solids, Taylor&Francis Pub., 2002, New York.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having enough background in engineering topics related to mathematics, science and their fields. Skill of using theoretical and applied knowledge with engineering solutions in the field, X
2 Identifing, determining, formulating and solving engineering problems. With this purpose choosing and applying analytical methods and modelling techniques, X
3 To analyze a system, a part of a system or a process itself and the skill of design under the given constrains in order to fulfill the specifications. In that direction, the skill of applying modern design techniques X
4 Skill of choosing and applying the modern techniques and vehicles needed by the engineering applications. Skill of using the information technology effectively. X
5 Skill of designing and performing an experiment, data acquisition, analyzing and interpreting results, X
6 Ability of accessing information and doing research. Skill of using databases and other information sources. X
7 Effective working ability both as an individual and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, self-esteem on taking responsibility,
8 Ability to make oral or written communication in Turkish. At least one foreign language knowledge, X
9 Consciousness of the necessity of the life time learning, following the developments in science and technology and ability of ones’ continous self renewal. X
10 Consciousness of occupational and ethical responsability, X
11 Consciousness on the subjects of project management, field applications, employees health, environment and work safety; awareness on legal consequences of engineering applications, X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 20
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 8 8
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 123
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.92
dersAKTSKredisi 5