Ders Öğretim Planı

Ders Kodu Ders Adı Ders Türü Yıl Dönem AKTS
ENNT603 Nanocharacterization I 927003 1 2 7.5

Dersin Amacı

The purpose of this course is, to teach students about the theory and working principles of characterization techniques of nanomaterials, widely used nowadays in research institutions. Thus, this course intents to prepare students to techniques, which should be applied effectively in the future.

Dersin Veren Öğretim Görevlisi/Görevlileri

Assoc. Prof. Engin BURGAZ

Ön Koşul Dersleri


Önerilen Diğer Hususlar


Ders Kitabı / Malzemesi / Önerilen Kaynaklar

" Materials characterization - Introduction to Microscopic and Spectroscopic Methods, Yang Leng, 2008 " will be proposed as the main course book. There will be also lecture notes about different nanocharacterization techniques. Nano Characterization of Materials, D. K. Schroder, 2010. Experiments in Micro/Nano- Characterization of Materials Surfaces, S. K. Gupta, 2006. Functional Nanostructures: Processing, Characterization, Applications, S. Seal, 2008. Micro and Nano Mechanical Testing of Materials and Devices, F. Yang • J. C. M. Li, 2008. Nanostructures and Nanomaterıals - Synthesis, Properties, and Applications, G. Cao, 2004. Handbook of Micro/Nanotribology, Vol. 2nd, B. Bhushan, 1999 Principles and Applications of Tribology, B. Bhushan, 1999

Dersin Sunulduğu Dil


Staj Durumu


Dersin İçeriği

Nano-scale imaging techniques (OM, STM, AFM, SEM, TEM): Physics of the interaction processes used for characterization; Quantification and interpretation of collected signals; Common artifacts; Engineering tradeoffs made in constructing actual instruments; Fundamental limits for each method.

Haftalık Ders İçeriği

Hafta Teorik Uygulama Laboratuar Ders Notları
1 General introduction to nanocharacterization: material characterization and nanotechnology engineering; different approaches and analyses of characterization
2 Light Microscopy 1: Optical principles; Instrumentation; Specimen preparation
3 Light Microscopy 2: Imaging modes; Confocal microscopy
4 Transmission Tunnel Microscopy (STM) 1: Tunneling current; Probe tips and working environments
5 Transmission Tunnel Microscopy (STM) 2: Operational modes; Typical applications
6 Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) 1: Near-field forces; Force sensors
7 Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) 2: Operational modes; Typical applications
8 Image Artifacts in Scanning Probe Microscopy: Tip; Scanner; Vibration and operation
9 Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) 1: Instrumentation; contrast formation
10 Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) 2: Operational variables; specimen preparation
11 Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) 3: Other types of analyze (EBSD, EDS, WDS)
12 Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) 1: Instrumentation; Image modes
13 Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) 2: Images of crystal defects; Specimen preparation
14 Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) 3: Selected area diffraction; Kikuchi lines

Dersin Öğrenme Çıktıları

# Öğrenme Çıktı Id Açıklama
1 1462633 Understanding the working principles of nanocharacterization techniques by correlating to technological facts to scientific fundamentals.
2 1462634 Learning applications of techniques via case studies and laboratory tours.
3 1462635 Being informed about preparation stage of each techniques.
4 1462636 Being able to analyze experimental data of these techniques.
5 1462637 Deepening knowledge about experimental report preparation.

Bölüm Program Çıktıları

# Program Çıktı Id Açıklama
1 78070 To be able to develop the knowledge on mathematics, science, nanoscience and nanotechnology at the level of expertise and to comprehend the interdisciplinary interaction on these subjects.
2 78490 To be able to create new information by synthesizing the information from different disciplines within the scope of nanoscience and nanotechnology.
3 78491 Ability to work in individually, Ability to work about disciplinary subjects and interdisciplinary level of expertise.