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Introduction to nanomaterials

MSE-479

Lecturer(s) :

Tileli Vasiliki

Language:

English

Summary

The course gives an introdution to nanostructured materials and their applications. This course is adressed to students with limited knowledge in materials science, therefore the properties of bulk material will be shortly explained and for important properties the "nanoeffect" will be disscued.

Content

1. Introduction into nanomaterials

2. Properties of nanomaterials :

- Electric, optic

- Magnetic

- Thermodynamic

- Mechanic

3. Preparation and synthesis of nanomaterials :

- Chemical and physical methods

- Self assembly

4. Applications

 

Keywords

nanotechnology, nanomaterials, nano

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Basic knowledge in chemistry, physics, thermodynamics

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lectures and presentations from students

Expected student activities

An oral presentation regarding a subject given at the beginnin of the semester

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants No
Forum No

Resources

Notes/Handbook

http://ltp.epfl.ch/files/content/sites/ltp/files/shared/Teaching/Master/03-IntroductionToNanomaterials/LectureSupportAll.pdf

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9CM1106    
9-10    
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17    
17-18    
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German