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MSE 582 - Surface Physics

Last offered Fall 2022

Official Description

Theory and experiment describing atomic behavior on crystal surfaces; thermodynamics of surfaces; surface energy; diffraction and structure; gas-solid collisions; Brownian motion, diffusion, and evaporation; electron and ion emission, tunneling; Van der Waals forces; theory of chemical interactions; kinetics and statistics of adsorption. Course Information: Prerequisite: MSE 501 or PHYS 560.

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Surface PhysicsA46811LCD41400 - 1520 T R  1302 Siebel Center for Comp Sci Yingjie Zhang