Russia, Moscow

Computational Materials Design

when 12 July 2017 - 19 July 2017
language English
duration 1 week
credits 1 EC
fee EUR 250

The National University of Science and Technology MISIS (NUST MISIS) invites you to participate in our fun and educational short-term program during the summer, the most wonderful time to visit Moscow and discover Russian culture and history.

The modern campus of NUST MISIS is located close to the city center, only 10 minutes from the Moscow Kremlin. Summer school participants are offered to stay at a comfortable residence hall, located 20 minutes from the main campus.

To help students socialize and discover the charms of our capital, we offer a social events program which includes a city tour, restaurants with national cuisine, outdoor activities, etc. In addition, we have prepared a special cultural program for more demanding adventurers to get a taste of our traditions and cultural heritage by visiting interesting sights in Moscow and outside.

Course leader

Andrey Nazim

Target group

4th year bachelors, MA students specialized in Materials science, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Physics in Material science. PhD students from related fields of Materials Science, Chemistry and Physics.

Course aim

The aim of the summer school is to provide students with an introduction to the use of thermodynamic, kinetic and ab initio modelling to solve real problems in multicomponent chemical systems (such as: materials, development, casting and solidification, head treatment, extraction, refining, welding, brazing and soldering) and to illustrate just how easy thermodynamics can be applied in industry.

Fee info

EUR 250: Summer school fee is 250 EUR for the two-week program and includes:
34 hours of lectures and practical work
14 hours of individual work