- 1 This course not only aims at giving a large introduction to the main instrumental analysis methods of solids but also aims at directing an analysis towards the most appropriate solutions. The emphasis is shed on principles, application ranges, possibilities and limitations of each technique.
The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
oral exam or written exam depending on the number of registered students
- syllabus LCHM2122 Méthodes physiques d'analyse des solides (à la DUC)
Instrumental Methods of Analysis, H.H. Willard, L.L. Merritt Jr. J.A. Dean, F. A. Settle Jr., 7th ed., New York, Wadsworth Publishing Company, 1988.
A booklet containing a copy of the overhead transparencies used by the teachers.
Other books that are chapter specific are advised below:
Most of the chapters:
Principles of Instrumental Analysis – 6th Ed., D.A. Skoog, F.J. Holler, S.R. Crouch,Thomson, Books/Cole, 2007
Thermal analysis methods:
DSC, An Introduction for practitionners, G. Höhne, W. Hemminger, H.-J. Flammershein, Springer Verlag, 1996, MOST A1 library : n° 714
Introduction to Instrumental Analysis, R. D. Braun, Mc Graw-Hill, Int. Ed. 1987, Singapore, ISBN 0-07-100147-6, MOST A1 library : n° 669
Materials characterization : Introduction to microscopic and spectroscopic methods, Yang Leng, Wiley, 2008, Réf : A187077 (BST)
X-ray absorption, diffraction and fluorescence
EXAFS : Basic Principles and Data Analysis, K.T. Boon, Springer Verlag, 1986, MOST A1 library : n° 713
Nuclear instruments and their uses – Vol. I : Ionization, detectors, scintillators, Ed. A.H. Snell, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1962
Principles and practice of X-ray spectrometric analysis, E. P. Bertin, Plenum Press, New York, 1975.
Mössbauer spectroscopy and Transition Metal Chemistry, Fundamentals and Applications, P. Gütlich, E. Bill, A. X. Trautwein, Springer, 2011, Ref : A 1 15 QC462.T86 .G (BST), also available in MOST A1 library.
Mössbauer spectroscopy, N. N. Greenwood, T. C. Gibb, London : Chapman and Hall, 1971, Ref : B602672 (BST)
Mössbauer effects in lattice dynamics : experimental, technique and applications, Yi-Long Chen, Wiley VCH, 2007, Ref : A115025 (BST)
Mössbauer spectroscopy, Tutorials for BAC3 level, Y. Yoshida, G. Langouche Eds., Springer, 2013, Ref. A 1 14 QC491.M (BST), also available in MOST A1 library.