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MET 292 Materials in Nanotechnology
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 3 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: An in-depth, hands-on exploration of nanofabrication materials including chemical bonding, crystal structure, and identification and prevention of defects. The relationship between material structure, properties, and processing is emphasized. Prerequisite: MET291.

Prerequisites: MET291

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Identify and explain the physical states of matter.
2. (Evaluation Level) Examine and evaluate the mechanical, electrical, optical, magnetic, and biological properties of materials.
3. (Evaluation Level) Predict and control the size of nanoparticles synthesized in solution.
4. (Evaluation Level) Synthesize and evaluate nanostructures using electrochemical anodization.
5. (Evaluation Level) Identify and evaluate the use of polymers in nanotechnology.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
Nanotechnology Standards: ASTM URL: http://www.astm.org/Standards/nanotechnology-standards.html