### MTR6020E - Thermodynamics of Materials

Applications of the laws of thermodynamics to chemical equilibrium. Diagrams Pression-Volume-Temperature. Modeling and construction of phase diagrams. Interpretation of phase diagrams. Equilibrium in multi-phase systems. Thermodynamics of surfaces and interfaces. Statistical thermodynamics : relation between micro- and macroscopic properties. Applications : crystal structures, phase changes, magnetism, thermoelectricity, physico-chemical relations.