|Abbreviation: NANOMAT||Load: 30(L)
|Lecturers in charge: ||prof. dr. sc. Lidija Ćurković
prof. dr. sc. Krešimir Grilec
|Lecturers: ||prof. dr. sc. Lidija Ćurković
prof. dr. sc. Krešimir Grilec
|Course description: Course objectives:
Introduction to nanostructures, nanostructured materials, nanotechnologies for producing nanostructures, materials and components. Introduction to methods of characterization and testing of properties at the nano level.
Enrolment requirements and required entry competences for the course:
Passed Materials I and II
Attendance to lectures and exercises, pass two preliminary examinations or written exam.
Grading and evaluation of student work over the course of instruction and at a final exam:
10 % participation in class and in exercises, 90% preliminary examinations (or written exam).
Methods of monitoring quality that ensure acquisition of exit competences:
Results 2 preliminary examinations (and written exam).
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to (learning outcomes):
Relate knowledge on the different types of nanostructures
Compare different nanotechnology
Select appropriate characterization methods of nanostructures
Analyze mechanical and tribological properties of nanofilms
Identify possible applications of nanomaterials.
1. Introduction to nanoscience.
2. Nanostructures and their formation: the synthesis of nanomaterials, fullerenes and nanotubes, nanowires, powders, films.
3. Characterization of nanomaterials: transmission and scanning electron microscope and a scanning tunneling microscope and atomic force microscope.
4. Nanostructuring: lithography processes, nanoimprint, micro injection molding.
5. Dispersions, preparation and stabilization of colloidal solution, rheological properties of colloidal solution.
6. Nanotechnology: the solgel process.
7. Solgel coatings.
8. Surface and coatings technology: PVD, CVD, cold plasma processes.
9. Nanofluids: production, properties and applications.
10. Nanostructured materials: polymeric materials, ceramics, composites.
11. Nanofoam materials, aerogels, biomimetic materials.
14. Examples of applications of nanomaterials.
15. Social and ethical aspects of nanomaterials
1. Introduction to the learning outcomes and evaluating work of students.
2. The production and characterization of nanoparticles I.
3. The production and characterization of nanoparticles II.
4. Analysis by atomic force microscopy.
5. Preparation of the colloidal solution.
6. The stabilization of the colloidal solution, rheological models.
7. Nanofluids and cooling intensity of nanofluids.
8. I. Preliminary examination.
9. Deposition of nano solgel films by means of solgel process and dip coating method.
10. PACVD coating technology.
11. Determination of the chemical composition and thickness of the nanocoating.
12. Determination of nanocoating adhesion.
13. Analysis of wear resistance of nanostructured layers.
14. Corrosion analysis of nanostructured layers.
15. II. Preliminary examination.
|Compulsory literature: - - -
|1. ||Kurajica S., Lučić Blagojević S., Uvod u nanotehnologiju, Hrvatsko društvo kemijskih inženjera i tehnologa, Zagreb,2017.
|2. ||Handbook of nanotechnology (Bharat Bhushan - Ed.), Springer Verlag, 2003.
|3. ||E. Meyer, R. M. Overney, K. Dransfeld, T. Gyalog, Nanoscience Friction and Rheology on the Nanometer Scale, World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., London, 2002.
|4. ||F. A. Lasagni, A. F. Lasagni, Fabrication and Characterization in the Micro-Nano Range, Springer, London, 2011.
|5. ||T. Pradeep, Nano the Essentials understanding nanoscience and nanotechnology, Tata McGraw-Hill Publishing Company Limited, New Delhi, 2007.