Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Introduction To Nanotechnology FIZ 434 8 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ALİ ÇORUH
Course Lecturers Doç.Dr. ALİ ÇORUH,
Course Assistants Solid State Physics group research assistants
Course Category
Course Objective The aim of this course is to give basic knowledge about nanotechnology and its applications.
Course Content Basic concepts of nanotechnology, Molecular nanotechnology, New nanomaterials, Measurement techniques of nanomaterials, Carbon naotubes and its applications, Molecular mimics, , Nanobiometrics, Nanoelectronics.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Can describe basic concepts of nanotechnology. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Can explain properties of the nanomaterials. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 To be able to identify structure, synthesis and measurement techniques of nanomaterials. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Can identify properties of the carbon nanotubes and its potential applications. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 To be able to put forward an idea for molecular mimics. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Have knowledge about the electronic, biological and medical applications of nanomaterials. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Basic concepts of nanotechnology [1] Page 1-28
2 Molecular nanotechnology [1] Page 29-54
3 Molecular nanotechnology [1] Page 29-54
4 Nanopowder and Nanomatter [1] Page 57-87
5 Nanopowder and Nanomatter [1] Page 57-87
6 Carbon nanotubes [1] Page 89-113
7 Carbon nanotubes [1] Page 89-113
8 Molecular mimics [1] Page 117-142
10 Molecular mimics [1] Page 117-142
11 Nanobiometrics [1] Page 145-180
12 Nanobiometrics [1] Page 145-180
13 Nanoelectronics [1] Page 203-241
14 Nanoelectronics [1] Page 203-241
Course Notes [1] Nanoteknolojiye Giriş, çev: E. Şentürk, İ. Okur, S. Duman, S. Akbulut, Değişim Yay. 2012.
Course Resources Nanophysics and Nanotechnology Edward L. Wolf, Wıley, 2004.
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Having enough background in engineering topics related to mathematics, science and their fields. Skill of using theoretical and applied knowledge with engineering solutions in the field, X
2 Identifing, determining, formulating and solving engineering problems. With this purpose choosing and applying analytical methods and modelling techniques, X
3 To analyze a system, a part of a system or a process itself and the skill of design under the given constrains in order to fulfill the specifications. In that direction, the skill of applying modern design techniques X
4 Skill of choosing and applying the modern techniques and vehicles needed by the engineering applications. Skill of using the information technology effectively. X
5 Skill of designing and performing an experiment, data acquisition, analyzing and interpreting results,
6 Ability of accessing information and doing research. Skill of using databases and other information sources. X
7 Effective working ability both as an individual and as a part of a multi-disciplinary team, self-esteem on taking responsibility,
8 Ability to make oral or written communication in Turkish. At least one foreign language knowledge,
9 Consciousness of the necessity of the life time learning, following the developments in science and technology and ability of ones’ continous self renewal. X
10 Consciousness of occupational and ethical responsability, X
11 Consciousness on the subjects of project management, field applications, employees health, environment and work safety; awareness on legal consequences of engineering applications, X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 50
1. Kısa Sınav 10
2. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 30
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 3 48
Mid-terms 1 5 5
Quiz 2 1 2
Assignment 1 5 5
Oral Examination 1 5 5
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Workload 123
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.92
dersAKTSKredisi 5