Instrumental Methods of Analysis

Course Name: 

Instrumental Methods of Analysis (MT265)


B.Tech (MME)




Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Spectroanalytical methods:Introduction, Beers law, selction rules, IR spectroscopy, UV-visible spectroscopy, atomic absorption spectrometryThermal Analysis: Thermogravimetry, differential thermal analysis, differential scanning calorimetry, temperature modulated DSC, dynamic mechanical thermal analysis,hyphenated techniques.Surface Characterization: X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy,scanning tunneling microscopy, atomic force microscopy, comparison between electron microscopy and scanning probe microscopy, sample preparation techniques for electron microscopy.


J. W. Robinson, E. M. S. Frame, and G. M Frame II, Undergraduate Instrumental Analysis, 6th Edn., Marcel Dekker, 2005.
D. A. Skoog, F. J. Holler and T. A. Nieman, Principles of Instrumental Analysis, 4th Edn. Harcourt, 2001.
J. D. Menczel, R. B. Prime, Thermal Analysis of Polymers , Wiley, 2009.
G. H. Michler, Electron Microscopy of Polymers, 1st ed., Springer Verlag, 2008.


Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

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