[ TPMPNVONAC1 ] VL Nanocharacterisation I

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Physics Gunther Springholz 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Nanoscience and Technology 2012W
Objectives The lecture provides profound knowledge about the most important methods for characterisation and investigation of micro- and nanostructures using high-resolution microscopy.
Subject The course covers the most important nanocharacterization methods for high-resolution imaging and analysis of micro- and nanostructures.
Topics: Basic Methods for Nanocharacterization, Probe-sample interactions, optical microscopy, single molecule microscopy, scanning and transmission electron microscopy, atomic force and scanning tunneling microscopy.
Criteria for evaluation Oral Exam, dates by arrangement.
Methods Lecture
Language (*)Englisch oder Deutsch
Study material A detailed script of the lecture can be downloaded from KUSSS. Additional literature and reference will be given during the lectures.
Changing subject? No
Further information Basic course for Bachelor, Master and PhD students interested in Nano- and Materials Science. Complementary to the lecture, practical excersises can be enrolled to acquire hands-on skills in various nanocharacterization methods (see course Practical Exercises Nanocharacterization I).
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment