Course detail

Colloidics for advanced

FCH-DCO_KPDAcad. year: 2020/2021

Selected chapters from modern advanced colloid chemistry preferably directly related to subject of dissertation theses of enrolled students

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will master selected chapters of advanced colloid chemistry which are related to their dissertation work.

Prerequisites

University level of physical chemistry (esp. thermodynamics, electrochemistry, colloid chemistry), physics (especially electrical field) and mathematics (calculus).

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

HIEMENZ, C., RAJAGOPALAN, R. Principles of Colloid and Surface Chemistry. 3rd ed., N.York: M. Dekker, 1997. (EN)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course uses teaching methods in form of individual consultation. The e-learning system (LMS Moodle) is available to teachers and students.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Colloquy including oral lecture on given topic.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Selected chapters from advanced colloid chemistry preferably directly related to the subject of dissertation theses of enrolled students:
Static and dynamic light scattering.
Surface tension and contact angle.
Adsorption from solution, on the gas-solid interphase.
Associating colloids of surfactantss.
Van der Waals and electrostatic forces in colloids.
Stability and stabilization of colloids.
Gels.

Aims

Students will elaborate theoretical and practical knowledge on chemistry of colloidal systems and related areas.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Lectures are not compulsory but recommended.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme DPCP_FCH_4 Doctoral

    branch DPCPO_FCH_4 , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional

  • Programme DKCP_FCH_4 Doctoral

    branch DKCPO_FCH_4 , 1. year of study, winter semester, 0 credits, compulsory-optional