Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Thermal Analysis Aplications MTM 536 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AHMET ALP
Course Lecturers Prof.Dr. AHMET ALP,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To teach the TG, DTA, DTG, DSC and TMA methods etc of thermal analysis and characteristic behaviours of some materials depending on the temperature. To gain knowledge and ability at interpretation of the TA equipment data.
Course Content Thermo Gravimetric Analysis (TGA) and applications, Derivative Thermogravimetric Analysis (DTG) and applications, Differential Thermal Analysis (DTA) and Applications, Derivative Differential Thermal Analysis (DDTA) and applications, Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) and applications, Thermomechanical Analysis (TMA) and applications, Thermal Conductivity (TC) and applications, Evolved Gas Analysis (EGA) and applications
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Who knows a lot of thermal analysis methods
2 Who recognizes the characteristic thermal curves of the some materials
3 Who has the knowledge at about of the interpretation of the thermal analysis curves
4 Who gains the ability doing practise at thermal analysis equipments
5 Who learns how can the calculations be done with the thermal analysis curves
6 Who learns how can the unknown thermal curves of the materials be understood from known curves.
7 Who gains the report writing and the ability homework expositions
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The history of the thermal analysis, principles and methods
2 Thermo gravimetric analysis, classifications and effecting factors
3 Event studies about TG analysis
4 The basis of DTG method, the interpretation of curves, event studies
5 Introduction of DTA, using in physical and chemical process, the meaning of the curves and effecting factors to the curves
6 The interpretation of DTA and DDTA curves, event studies
7 Simultaneous TG-DTG-DTA curves and their interpretations
8 DSC and application areas
9 DSC curves and their interpretations, the comparison with DTA
10 TMA method, example studies, event studies
11 Other methpds and applications
12 Worked examples/homework expositions about literatural studies
13 Worked examples/homework expositions about literatural studies
14 Worked examples/homework expositions about literatural studies
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
8 ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and to take responsibility to define approaches for complex situations
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
9 systematic and clear verbal or written transfer of the process and results of studies at national and international environments
10 aware of social, scientific and ethical values guarding adequacy at all professional activities and at the stage of data collection, interpretation, and announcement
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
12 ability to interpret engineering application’s social and environmental dimensions and it’s compliance with the social environment
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. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 50
1. Ödev 50
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
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 25 25
Assignment 1 25 25
Total Workload 146
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.84
dersAKTSKredisi 6