New Materials

National interuniversity

Methodology

Compulsory Courses (20 cr. ECTS)

- Introduction to materials science (5 cr.)

- Materials synthesis and processing (5 cr.)

- Characterization techniques (5 cr.)

- Laboratory tests & measurements (5 cr.)

Elective Courses (20 cr. ECTS), to be selected among specific materials complementary courses:

Specific Materials, to be selected Minimum 10 cr.

- Smart /Active materials (5 cr.)

- New materials for energy (5 cr.)

- New materials for electronics (5 cr.)

- Nano-materials (5 cr.)

- Bio-materials (5 cr.)

- Materials for catalysis (5 cr.)

- New metallic alloys (5 cr.)

Complementary Courses:

- Seminars on the ¿State of the Art¿ in new materials (5 cr.)

- High-pressure techniques applied to materials (5 cr.)

- Neutron and synchrotron techniques applied to materials (5 cr.)

- Computing and simulation of materials (5 cr.)

- Scientific documentation and reporting (5 cr.)

- Recycling and risk assessment in new materials handling (5 cr.)

Master Thesis (20 cr. ECTS), to be carried out either at the University Departments or in

the associated research centers, in particular in BCMaterials.

Assessment

* Exam

* Expositions

* Practical works