Nano Technology (Dept Elec-II) (2170508)   Old Code : 182303

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Generic methodologies for nanotechnology: classification and fabrication:
Introduction and classification, Summary of the electronic properties of atoms and solids, Effects of the nanometer length scale, Fabrication methods, Preparation, safety and storage issues.
8
15 %
2
Strategies for the scalable synthesis of quantum dots and related Nano dimensional materials –I:
Introduction, Defining Nano dimensional Materials, Potential Uses for Nanodimensional Materials, The General Methods Available for the Synthesis of Nanodimensional, Materials, Precipitative Methods, Reactive Methods in High Boiling Point Solvents.
9
16 %
3
Strategies for the scalable synthesis of quantum dots and related Nano dimensional materials –II:
Reactive methods in high boiling point solvents 20, hydrothermal and solvothermal methods 22, gas-phase synthesis of semiconductor nanoparticles 23, synthesis in a structured medium 24, the suitability of such methods for scaling
9
16 %
4
Nanotechnology and ceramics :
Introduction, Synthesis, Vapor Condensation Methods, Sputtering, Laser Method, Spray Pyrolysis, Thermo Chemical /Flame Decomposition of metal organic Precursors methods
9
16 %
5
Tools to characterize nanomaterials:
X-Ray Diffraction (XRD), Scanning Electron Microscopy, Transmission Electron Microscopy, Atomic Force Microscopy,UV/Visible Spectroscopy
9
18 %
6
Applications of nanomaterials:
Cosmetics and Consumer Goods, Nano Sensor, Nano catalysts, Water Treatment and the Environment, Paints, Food and Agriculture Industry
10
19 %