Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Nanotechnology

MICRO-530

Lecturer(s) :

Boero Giovanni
Brugger Jürgen

Language:

English

Summary

This course gives the basics for understanding nanotechnology from an engineer's perspective: physical background, materials aspects and scaling laws, fabrication and imaging of nanoscale devices.

Content

Nanoscale phenomena

Nano-fabrication & nanoscale imaging

Keywords

Nanotechnology, quantum phenomena, materials, nanofabrication, lithography, fluidics, self-assembly, materials properties, characterisation, microscopy, nanoprobes

 

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Recommended courses

Learning Outcomes

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

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Ex-cathedra course

Assessment methods

Oral exam

Resources

Bibliography

See bibliography in coursebook

Ressources en bibliothèque
Notes/Handbook

Slides will be made available on the MOODLE MICRO 530 (see link below)

Students without any background in  micro and nanofabrication can follow the EPFL EDX MOOC lecture on MEMS to get the basics in cleanroom fabrication techniques (see link below)

Websites
Moodle Link

In the programs

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9  BC04  
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