MM8484 - Applied Materials Seminar Series


New from the academic year 2023/2024

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Portfolio
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Portfolio 100/100

Course content

The course covers a variety of topics in materials science, depending on available speakers. Topics will include tribology, composites and polymers, hydrogen, corrosion, and cover both experimental research and modelling. The seminars will be given by local as well as international speakers.

Learning outcome

The students will gain a broader understanding of the state of the art research in the field of applied materials science. They will learn to present their research in a high-level academic setting, ask questions of other speakers, and discuss.

Learning methods and activities

The students will attend seminars on current research in applied materials science. They will also have to present their work to each other, ask questions in the seminars, and contribute to discussions on the research.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Engineering (PHIV)

Required previous knowledge

All students taking this course must be enrolled in a ph.d program at NTNU or a different university.

A solid master degree in materials science, nanotechnology, mechanical engineering, physics, chemistry, or similar field.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Materials


Examination arrangement: Portfolio

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Portfolio 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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