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PHYS 4585 Nanoscale Integrated Science (Spring: 1 )

Course Description

This course will offer an introduction to state-of-the-art integrated science research at Boston College. It will include topics such as biosensor development, drug delivery and materials for energy harvesting, all stemming from fundamental studies in materials properties, molecular structures and chemical reactions. Through a series of seminars, the course will cover basic concepts of nanomaterial preparation and characterization and provide a brief survey of nano- and microfabrication technologies, molecular engineering, biophotonics, biomimetics, nanobiosensors, nano-optics and photovoltaics. The course is directed towards graduate and senior undergraduate students in physics, biology and chemistry.

Instructor(s): Prof. Dong Cai

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: BIOL5320


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17