Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Characterization Of Ceramics MTM 530 0 3 + 0 3 6
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Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
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Course Objective To teach characterization techniques of ceramic powders and bulk materials
Course Content Characterization of ceramic powders; powder size, surface area, powder morphology, chemical composition, characterization of ceramic bulk materials; microstructural, physical and mechanical properties
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comprehend characterization techniques of ceramic powders Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Comprehend determination of powder size, powder surface area and powder packing Lecture, Question-Answer, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
3 Determine density of ceramic bulk materials Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing,
4 Comprehend physical properties of ceramic materials Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
5 Analysis microstructure of ceramic materials Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Homework,
6 Comprehend mechanical properties of ceramic materials Lecture, Drilland Practice, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Characterization of ceramic powders
2 Determination of powder size
3 Determination of surface area, packing density and compressibility
4 Characterization of ceramic bulk materials
5 Density
6 Thermal properties
7 Electrical properties (electronic and ionic conductivity
8 Electrical properties (semiconductive, süperconductivityand dielectric)
9 Magnetic properties
10 Magnetic properties
11 Optical properties
12 Microstructural properties
13 Mechanical properties (hardness, tensile)
14 Mechanical properties (compression, torsion)
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Course Notes
Course Resources 1. D. W. RICHERSON, Modern Ceramic Engineering, Third Edition, USA, 2006.
2. R. M. GERMAN, Toz Metalurjisi ve Parçacıklı Malzeme İşlemleri, Birinci Basım, Ankara, 2007
3. W. D. KINGERY, H. K. BOWEN, D. R. UHLMANN, Introduction to Ceramics, John Wiley & Sons Inc., New York, 1976.
4. ASM HANDBOOK, Volume 9, Metallography and Microstructures, 2004.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 ability to access wide and deep information with scientific researches in the field of Engineering, evaluate, interpret and implement the knowledge gained in his/her field of study X
1 ability to access wide and deep information with scientific researches in the field of Engineering, evaluate, interpret and implement the knowledge gained in his/her field of study X
2 ability to complete and implement “limited or incomplete data” by using the scientific methods. X
2 ability to complete and implement “limited or incomplete data” by using the scientific methods. X
3 ability to consolidate engineering problems, develop proper method(s) to solve and apply the innovative solutions to them X
3 ability to consolidate engineering problems, develop proper method(s) to solve and apply the innovative solutions to them X
4 ability to develop new and original ideas and method(s), to develop new innovative solutions at design of system, component or process X
4 ability to develop new and original ideas and method(s), to develop new innovative solutions at design of system, component or process X
5 gain comprehensive information on modern techniques, methods and their borders which are being applied to engineering X
5 gain comprehensive information on modern techniques, methods and their borders which are being applied to engineering X
6 ability to design and apply analytical, modelling and experimental based research, analyze and interpret the faced complex issues during the design and apply process X
6 ability to design and apply analytical, modelling and experimental based research, analyze and interpret the faced complex issues during the design and apply process X
7 gain high level ability to define the required information and data X
7 gain high level ability to define the required information and data X
8 ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and to take responsibility to define approaches for complex situations X
8 ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and to take responsibility to define approaches for complex situations
9 systematic and clear verbal or written transfer of the process and results of studies at national and international environments X
9 systematic and clear verbal or written transfer of the process and results of studies at national and international environments X
10 aware of social, scientific and ethical values guarding adequacy at all professional activities and at the stage of data collection, interpretation, and announcement X
10 aware of social, scientific and ethical values guarding adequacy at all professional activities and at the stage of data collection, interpretation, and announcement
11 aware of new and developing application of profession and ability to analyze and study on those applications X
11 aware of new and developing application of profession and ability to analyze and study on those applications X
12 ability to interpret engineering application’s social and environmental dimensions and it’s compliance with the social environment X
12 ability to interpret engineering application’s social and environmental dimensions and it’s compliance with the social environment
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Kısa Sınav 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 40
1. Final 60
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 10 10
Assignment 1 20 20
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 141
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.64
dersAKTSKredisi 6