About the course

The objective of the course is for the student to develop an understanding of theories and modelling techniques used to simulate properties of materials and underlying phenomena with the help of quantum mechanics principles.

This course is offered as part of a programme:

Computational Materials Science, Master's Programme (Two-Year)

Course content

Entry requirements and selection

Entry requirements

  • Degree in materials science, machine technology, physics, chemistry or the equivalent. All degrees must be equivalent to at least 180 higher education credits.
  • At least 22,5 credits in Mathematics.
  • The equivalent of English 6 in Swedish secondary school.
  • MT640E Materials Engineering 7,5 credits.
  • FY242E Kvantmekanik (Quantum mechanics), 7.5 hp.

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