GRADUATE SCHOOL OF NATURAL AND APPLIED SCIENCESMICRO and NANOTECHNOLOGY


MNT 501 Nanoscience and Engineering Principles (3-0) 3

 

Introduction to the concept of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Unique mechanical, physico-chemical, electrical, optical and magnetic properties of nanomaterials as a result of reduction in dimensionality. Synthesis methods of various nanomaterials. Nano and microfabrication techniques. Applications of nanomaterials in catalysis, electronics, optoelectronics, composite technology, environmental science, biotechnology and biomedicine. Quantum computing.

 

 

MIDDLE EAST TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences

Micro and Nanotechnology Program

 

 

MNT 501   NANOSCIENCE AND ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES

 (3-0) 3 credits

 

 

Tuesday (15:40 – 17:30) – Central Laboratory, Seminar Room

Wednesday (15:40-17:30) – Central Laboratory, Seminar Room

Assistant of the course: Ramona Davoudnezhad

 

3 October

Week 1

First meeting is on 3 October! (Dr. Burcu Akata Kurç)

 

4 October

11 October

18 October

 

Week 1-2-3

Welcome notes and  Properties of Nanostructured Materials

(Dr. Bilge İmer)

*Dr. Imer’s classes will be held only on WEDNESDAYS, starting at 14:40.

24-25 October

31-1  November

7-8  November

 

Week 4-5-6

 

Synthesis of Nanomaterials

(Dr. Burcu Akata Kurc)

 

14 November

Weeks 7

MIDTERM and due date for students to decide on a term paper

21-22 November

28-29 November

5-6  December

 

Weeks 8-9-10

Nano and microfabrication techniques

(Assist. Prof. Kivanc Azgin)

12-13 December

19-20 December

Weeks 11-12

Introduction to the concept of nanoscience, nanomedicine, and nanobiotechnology

(Prof. Dr. Nesrin Hasırcı)

26-27 December

2-3 January

Weeks 13-14

Nanophotonics (Assist. Prof. Emre Yuce)

9 January

TUESDAY

 

Midterm-2 and term paper due date!