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On completion of this module students should be able to:
- Synthesize nanomaterials with controlled morphologies and functionality, such as spheres, tubes, rods, plates, cuboids etc.
- Identify and apply the most appropriate methods for engineering their surfaces in order to tailor their functionality according to the targeted application.
- Apply various characterization techniques as to study their physical, mechanical and chemical properties and their surfaces.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the role of nanotechnology in industrial applications.
Learning outcomes on transferable skills:
- Critical thinking and problem solving.
- Working effectively in a multidisciplinary environment.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Specified Learning Activities||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
At least a 2:1 in Chem or Mech Eng
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Class Test: Assessment 1 will be based on the lectures given from week 1 to week 6.||Week 7||n/a||Graded||No||
|Examination: End of term examination will be based on reading material given during the term.||1 hour End of Trimester Exam||No||Graded||No||
|Class Test: Assessment 2 will be based on lectures given from week 7 to week 12.||Week 12||n/a||Graded||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
General and constructive feedback on the assignments will be given to the class. If individual feedback is requested, this will become available to the student if the request is within reason.
|Dr Marziyeh Jannesari||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|