Dr. Elizabeth Dickey
Materials Science and Engineering
MSE 710 Elements of Crystallography and Diffraction
3 Credit Hours
Crystal symmetry, lattices and space groups; elementary diffraction by crystalline matter; experimental methods of x-ray diffraction.
MSE 500 Modern Concepts in Materials Science
Students will develop and in-depth understanding of three-dimensional crystalline lattices, point groups and space groups; elementary diffraction by solid-state materials, with an emphasis on diffraction from crystalline structures; experimental methods of x-ray diffraction.
35% Homework and Assignments
20% Exam 1
20% Exam 2
25% Final Exam
Structure of Materials: An Introduction to Crystallography, Diffraction and Symmetry, 2nd Edition, by Marc De Graef and Michael E. McHenry, Cambridge University Press. ISBN: 978-1107005877.