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Foundations of Nanotechnology IV (1-5 Cr) Deposition Techniques for Ultra-Thin Films
Overview of deposition and processing methodologies used in ultra-thin film growth and related nanomaterial syntheses. Nanoscale Device Principles
The physical principles underlying the design and operation of modern electronic and optoelectronic nanoscale devices and associated device architectures.
Noncrystalline and Soft Nanomaterials
Introduction to the amorphous state of nanomaterials, including the structure of liquids and glassy nanoscale solids. Introduction to "soft" nanoscale materials including biological films, membranes and membrane polymers, liquid crystals and colloids. Introduction to NEMS/MEMS
Design fundamentals of nanometer scale electro-mechanical systems.
Nanoscale Surfaces and Interfaces
Introduction to surface structure, properties, thermodynamics and analysis and their role in nanotechnology.