Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
After the course the student
1. masters the basic principles of nanochemistry, nanoengineering and green nanotechnology.
2. has an overview of state-of-the-art synthesis techniques of advanced nanomaterials and new-material design of the desired functions
3. is able to analyze physical property relations in functional materials
4. is able to apply methods/approaches/ideas from scientific papers to own study topics related to materials chemistry
Schedule: 02.03.2021 - 08.04.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Mady Elbahri
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Mady Elbahri
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
The course covers new-material design, synthesis and on-demand tailoring tools as well as advanced applications of nanomaterials and nanocomposites.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Lectures, labs, seminar presentations, home problems, and final oral examination.
Lectures and labs 30 h
Seminars and posters 11 h
Litrature survey and presentation 30 h
report and reading assignments 30 h
Independent homework 30 h
Exam 4 h
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals
3 Good Health and Well-being
4 Quality Education
6 Clean Water and Sanitation
7 Affordable and Clean Energy
9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
12 Responsible Production and Consumption
13 Climate Action