MSE-442 / 2 crédits

Enseignant:

Langue: Anglais

Remark: pas donné en 2020-21


Summary

This is an interactive course explaining: 1. The main physical and chemical concepts to understand epitaxy of crystalline thin films. 2. What determines the morphology, composition and structure of a material grown per epitaxy.

Content

Keywords

epitaxy, thin films, heterostructures, quantum wells,
quantum dots, nanowires.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Argue the physical and chemical processes giving place to the growth of materials
  • Apply the knowledge acquired for processes of epitaxy of new materials

Transversal skills

  • Use a work methodology appropriate to the task.
  • Give feedback (critique) in an appropriate fashion.
  • Communicate effectively, being understood, including across different languages and cultures.
  • Collect data.
  • Respect the rules of the institution in which you are working.
  • Take responsibility for environmental impacts of her/ his actions and decisions.
  • Demonstrate the capacity for critical thinking
  • Take feedback (critique) and respond in an appropriate manner.

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra, visits to laboratory

Expected student activities

Attend courses, oral presentations, reports

Assessment methods

Oral presentations, reports

Supervision

Office hours Yes
Assistants Yes
Forum No

Prerequisite for

Semester projects, Master thesis, PhD

Dans les plans d'études

  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Introduction to crystal growth by epitaxy
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines
  • Semestre: Printemps
  • Forme de l'examen: Pendant le semestre (session d'été)
  • Matière examinée: Introduction to crystal growth by epitaxy
  • Cours: 2 Heure(s) hebdo x 14 semaines

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
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20-21     
21-22