Course: Applied Nanotechnology 2

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Course title Applied Nanotechnology 2
Course code KEF/APNA2
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Vůjtek Milan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
* Nanoelectronics * * Limitations of current electronics * * Adaptations for nanosystems * * Special gates * * Bioinspiration, DNA computers * * Molecular electronics * * Resonant tunneling devices * * Optoelectronics with quantum components * * Quantum cellular automaton * * Single-electron devices * * Superconducting electronics * * Modern memories * Microsystem technologies * * Definitions, technologies and materials * * MEMS sensors * * Optical MEMS * * RF MEMS * * Microcantilever * * Acuators * * Microfluidics * Nanoelectromechanical systems * * Definitions and comparison with MEMS * * Examples of NEMS * Molecular machines * * Supramolecular chmeistry * * Spontaneous motion * * Simple tools and natural motors * Nanometrology * * Measurement in the nanoworld * * Microcantilever as a measuring MEMS * * Force spectroscopy * * Length nanometrology

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
  • Preparation for the Exam - 5 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Course extends a course "Applied nanotechnology I" in the direction of applications and principles of nanodevices and nanometrology.
Comprehension Explain the essence of data and be able to interpret them, recognize and classify the given problem, predict the behaviour of the given phenomena.
Prerequisites
KEF/APNA1

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral exam

Knowledge of the topics, ability to discuss on the topics in wider contexts
Recommended literature
  • Bhushan, B.; Fuchs, H.; Hosaka, S. (2003). Applied Scanning Probe Methods. Springer.
  • Bhushan, B. (2006). Springer Handbook of Nanotechnology. Springer.
  • Cao, G. (2004). Nanostructures & Nanomaterials. Synthesis, Properties & Appliactions. Imperial College Press.
  • Dupas, C.; Houdy, P.; Lahmani, M. (2007). Nanoscience. Nanotechnologies and Nanophysics. Springer.
  • Fuchs, H. (2009). Nanotechnology: Volume 6: Nanoprobes. Wiley.
  • Goser, K.; Glösekötter, P.; Dienstuhl, J. (2004). Nanoelectronics and Nanosystems. Springer.
  • Lyshevski, S. E. (2002). MEMS and NEMS. Systems, Devices, and Structures. CRC Press.
  • Richard Leach. (2010). Fundamental Principles of Engineering Nanometrology. Elsevier.
  • Samori, P. (2006). Scanning Probe Microscopies Beyond Imaging: Manipulation of Molecules and Nanostructures. Wiley.
  • Waser, Rainer (ed.). (2005). Nanoelectronics and Information Technology. Wiley.
  • Wilkening, G.; Koenders, L. (2005). Nanoscale Calibration Standards and Methods: Dimensional and Related Measurements in the Micro- and Nanometer Range. Wiley.
  • Yao, N.; Wang, Z. L. (2005). Handbook of Microscopy for Nanotechnology. Kluwer Academic Publishers.


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