Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
FFYS7016 Structural and thermal properties of solids 8 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Petriina Paturi
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2016–2017 X X
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

Student will understand the most important structural, thermal and magnetic properties of solids. The students are also able to scientific articles written on these topics and interpret experimental data.


Atomic bonds in solids, crystal structures (incl. amorphic, quasi- and liquid crystals), reciprocal lattice and neutron and x-ray diffraction. Defects in crystals, phonons, thermal properties (e.g. heat conductance and capacitance) and magnetic materials. The experimental methods and results connected to the previous.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 56 h 0 h
Exercises 12 h 0 h

Exercise bonus

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4. year autumn
5. year autumn

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Chemistry
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
DP in Physical Sciences
DP in Physics Education Track
DP in Physical Sciences
DP in Theoretical Physics
Finnish Study Modules