Nanotechnology: The Industrial Revolution (3 cr.)  - CHM 648

This course covers fundamental concepts of a wide array of nanomaterials, such as carbon nanotubes, nanostructured metal and metal oxides /ceramics/ composites, nanowires, quantum dots, nanoclays, functional hybrid nanoparticles, and bio-related and magnetic nanomaterials. Advanced optical and electronic characterization techniques, and their usefulness in various industries are described.