PHY 913

Foundations of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Fall Semesters of odd-numbered years
2 credits (2 hr Lecture/recitation/discussion, 0 hr lab)
When given as half-semester course: 4 hr Lecture/recitation/discussion, 0 hr lab
Recommended Background: The self-assembly process and unusual phenomena occurring in nanostructures of carbon. Magnetic aggregates in different size ranges. Finite size and low-dimension effects. Fractional conductance quantization. Response in nanostructures to mechanical stress, high temperature, and electric fields. Offered first half of semester.
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