138.034 Low Temperture Physics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to comprehend the materials presented in the lecture and to draw conclusions from them, as well as to actively communicate the contents presented during the lecture.

Subject of course

The various temperature regimes: Production and purification of 4He and 3He: Thermodynamic basics of liquefaction: Methods of gas- liquefaction: Refri-gerators: Practical examples: Physical properties of liquid and solid 4He and 3He: Superfluity: Cryostats and their construction: Experimental methods of ultra low temperatures (<1K): Temperature measurement:

Teaching methods

distant learning power point slides with audio comments will be uploaded in TISS. questions can be discussed at the lecture time by virtuell session.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Vorlesungszeit: Donnerstag 16:00 - 17:30



Examination modalities

oral examination

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
08.10.2020 10:00 15.10.2020 10:00 15.10.2020 10:00



No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge in solid state physics and thermodynamics