The course gives an introduction to the basics of radiation damage in all classes of materials. The course can be done at any time.

The course requires as prerequisites knowledge of basic and subject level university physics, including in particular crystal structures, quantum physics, thermodynamics and solid state physics.

The open web page for the non-MOOC version of the course is:

The persons responsible for the course are: Prof. Kai Nordlund, Prof. Flyura Djurabekova, and Adj. Prof. Antti Kuronen. Together, they have published more than 500 refereed scientific publications on the research field of the course.