NNO 1000

Introduction to Nanoscience

3 Credits

This course introduces students to the rapidly emerging fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology, and provides a basic understanding of: 1) the underlying scientific basis for the behavior of nanomaterials, 2) potential uses in manufacturing products by various industries, 3) methods of fabrication and characterization of nanomaterials. This course will also provide an overview of the unique safety, ethical, and social impact issues of nanosciences and explore the multitude of career opportunities this field of study provides. This is a non-laboratory course.