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.:Dr. Lyudmila Goncharova
P&A Rm 202B/A
(519) 661-2111 x 81558
lgonchar [at] uwo.ca
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Last update: Mon, December 22, 2008 1:12:43 PM


  1. Chapter 1. Introduction. September 4, 2008
  2. Chapter 2. Atomic Structure and Molecular Bonding.  September 9-11, 2008
  3. Chapter 3. The Structure of Crystalline Solids.  September 16-17, 2008
  4. Chapter 4. Defects (September 18), and Crystal Growth (September 23) and Atomic Vibrations (September 25). Supplementary information on the industrial crystal growth process is here. A couple of pages explaining the concept of anisotropy of the surface energy is here.
  5. Chapter X. Experimental methods (September 30 - October 1)
  6. Chapter 5. Diffusion (October 2 and 7)
  7. Chapter 6. Mechanical Properties, part 1 (October 8-9) and Mechanical Properties, Part 2 (October 9).
  8. Chapter 8. Phase Diagrams (October 28-30)
  9. Chapter 9. Alloys (November 4-6)
  10. Chapter 10. Ceramics (November 11-13)
  11. Chapter 11. Polymers, part 1 , part 2 and extra material on adhesives, Gecko adhesion and ... climbing robots. (November 13-20)
  12. Chapter 12. Composites (November 26).
  13. Chapter 13. Functional Nanomaterials (November 27).
  14. Chapter 14. Bioinspired and Natural Nanomaterials (December 2).