Nanosensors and Transducers (2183904)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction
Introduction to sensing system and nanotechnology: Introduction to nano sensor, nano sensing systems. Future scope of Sensor in industries. Future requirement of nanotechnology in sensing
12
16 %
2
Opportunities of nanotechnology in sensing:
Enhancement of sensitivity, Enhancement of specificity, Nano-photonics based sensing, Nano-electronics based sensing
12
17 %
3
High impact of nanotechnology in sensing:
Impact of Nanotechnology sensing in Medical health and wellness. Impact of Nanotechnology sensing in environment monitoring. Impact of Nanotechnology sensing in agriculture and food industries. Impact of Nanotechnology sensing in energy, transportation and national securities.
14
25 %
4
Nanotechnology based transducer for sensing:
Introduction. Electro Transduction: One dimensional nanostructure based sensor, Liquid and gas sensor array, Label free biological sensor, Carbon nano tubes, metal oxide and ceramic materials, conducting polymers, surface chemistry, Electromagnetic transduction, Spectroscopy transduction, magnetic transduction, mechanical transduction.
14
25 %
5
Processing of Sensing device:
Introduction, Fabrication, Designing and modeling, Foundries, Standardization, Packaging, Work force and Road map.
12
17 %