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