Course: Nanotechnology

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Course title Nanotechnology
Course code KEF/ZANAN
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory, Compulsory-optional, Optional
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
* Fundamentals of nanotechnology * * Definitions and basics terms * * Introduction into quantum physics * Techniques for nanoworld characterization * * Electron microscopy * * Scanning probe microscopy * * X-ray diffraction * Methods of nanostructur fabrication * Carbon nanostructres * Magnetism of nanomaterials * Medical applications of nanotechnology * Environmental applications of nanotechnology * Risks of nanotechnology

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture
  • Preparation for the Exam - 2 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Introduction to the nanotechnology and its applications.
Knowledge Define the main ideas and conceptions of the subject, describe the main approaches of the studied topics, recall the theoretical knowledge for solution of model problems.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Written exam
Recommended literature
  • Borisenko, V.E., Ossicini, S. (2004). What is What in the Nanoworld. A Handbook of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. Wiley-VCh, Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinhein.
  • Poole, Ch.P., Owens, F.J. (2003). Introduction to Nanotechnology. John Wiley & Sons, New Jersey.


Study plans that include the course
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Faculty of Science Molecular and Cell Biology (2015) Biology courses - Winter
Faculty of Science Chemistry (1) Chemistry courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Biophysics (2015) Physics courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Instrument Physics (1) Physics courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Optics and Optoelectronics (1) Physics courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science General Physics and Mathematical Physics (1) Physics courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Bioinorganic Chemistry (1) Chemistry courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Chemistry More Subjects Studium (1) Chemistry courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Science Applied Physics (1) Physics courses 3 Winter