GAZI UNIVERSITY INFORMATION PACKAGE - 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR

COURSE DESCRIPTION
PLASMA PHYSİCS AND APPLİCATİONS/5451302
Course Title: PLASMA PHYSİCS AND APPLİCATİONS
Credits 3 ECTS 7.5
Semester 1 Compulsory/Elective Elective
COURSE INFO
 -- LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION
  Turkish
 -- NAME OF LECTURER(S)
  Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hatice Hilal KURT
 -- WEB SITE(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  http://websitem.gazi.edu.tr/site/hkurt
 -- EMAIL(S) OF LECTURER(S)
  hkurt@gazi.edu.tr
 -- LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT
Generation of hot plasmas, generation of cold plasmas,
naturally occuring air plasmas
properties of the non-equilibrium air plasmas,
kinetic description of plasmas,
air plasma charachteristics and applications,
plasma surface treatment
cleaning, oxidation, etching
Dc and low frequency air plasma sources, Dc glow dicharges,
Townsend-like discharge plasmas, dielectric barrier discharges,
Current application of atmospheric pressure air, Neon and nitrogen plasmas,
 -- MODE OF DELIVERY
  The mode of delivery of this course is Face to face
 -- PREREQUISITES AND CO-REQUISITES
  There is no prerequisite or co-requisite for this course.
 -- RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTS
  There is no recommended optional programme component for this course.
 --COURSE CONTENT
1. Week  Generation of the cold and hot plasmas
2. Week  Electrical breakdown in gases and discharge classifications
3. Week  Dc Townsend and Glow discharges
4. Week  Experimental characteristics of the dc glow discahrges in atmospheric pressure air, Neon and nitrogen plasmas,
5. Week  Properties of the non-equilibrium air plasmas
6. Week  Air, nitrogen and neon plasma chemistry
7. Week  Plasma induced damage in solid surfaces
8. Week  Surface treatment with plasma
9. Week  Cleaning and oxidation with plasma
10. Week  Etching and deposition with plasma
11. Week  Measurement of the electron density in plasma
12. Week  Laser initiated plasmas
13. Week   Current application of atmospheric pressure air plasmas
14. Week   Current application of atmospheric pressure neon, argon hydrogen and nitrogen plasmas.
15. Week   DC Plasmas
16. Week   RF Plasmas
 -- RECOMMENDED OR REQUIRED READING
  • Non-equilibrium air plasmas at atmospheric pressures, KH BECKER, U KOGELSCHATZ , KH SCHOENBACH AND RJ BARKER
 -- PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODS
  Lecture, Question & Answer, Demonstration, Drill - Practise
 -- WORK PLACEMENT(S)
  -
 -- ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 
Quantity
Percentage
 Mid-terms
1
40
 Assignment
0
0
 Exercises
0
0
 Projects
0
0
 Practice
0
0
 Quiz
0
0
 Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade  
40
 Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade  
60
 -- WORKLOAD
 Efficiency  Total Week Count  Weekly Duration (in hour)  Total Workload in Semester
 Theoretical Study Hours of Course Per Week
12
6
72
 Practising Hours of Course Per Week
0
0
0
 Reading
4
5
20
 Searching in Internet and Library
5
5
25
 Designing and Applying Materials
0
0
0
 Preparing Reports
0
0
0
 Preparing Presentation
0
0
0
 Presentation
0
0
0
 Mid-Term and Studying for Mid-Term
8
5
40
 Final and Studying for Final
8
5
40
 Other
2
0
0
 TOTAL WORKLOAD: 
197
 TOTAL WORKLOAD / 25: 
7.88
 ECTS: 
7.5
 -- COURSE'S CONTRIBUTION TO PROGRAM
NO
PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES
1
2
3
4
5
1Develop, enhance and deepen and obtain creative original definitions by combining current knowledge of the field and critical thinking and researchX
2comprehend interdisciplinary interactions and relations relevant to physics; analyze, compose, synthesize and evaluate new and complex ideas and to obtain original results by using expertise knowledge of the field,X
3obtain new scientific knowledge and gain higher level of skills in field of searchX
4develop a new scientific method in the field or apply a known method to a different problemX
5research, understand, design, adopt and apply an original subjectX
6question, compose, synthesize and evaluate new and complex ideasX
7publishtheir original works in refereed journalsX
8develop original ideas and methods in the field and also in interdisciplinary fields by using higher level skills such as creative and critical thinking, problem solving and judgmentsX
9present their works and original ideas effectively in a scientific environmentX
10communicate anddiscuss in advance level of writing, oral and visual in at least one foreign languageX
11introduce technological developmentsin anacademic and professional manner and contribute to theprogress of it societyX