NANO 703/703L - Fall 2017

Instrumentation for Characterization of Nanomaterials

Course information, lecture notes, assignments, and labs are available through the links below.

Course Information:

Flyer

Syllabus

Schedule

Sig Figs/Round Off

 

Text Links: springer, amazon

Constants

 

Lecture Notes:

Part 1: Transmission Electron Microscopy

1. TEM: text, figs, probs

2. Scattering & Diffraction: text, figs, probs

3. Elastic Scattering: text, figs, probs

4. Inelastic Scattering: text, figs, probs

5. Magnification and Electron Sources: text, figs, probs

6. Electron Lenses: text, figs, probs

7. Instrument Operation: text, figs, probs

8. Vacuum Systems and TEM Holders: text, figs, probs

9. Diffraction: text, figs, probs

10. Reciprocal Space: text, figs, probs

11. Crystal Potential: text, figs, probs

12. Dynamical Diffraction: text, figs, probs

13. Diffraction from Crystals: text, figs, probs

 

Homework:

HW1

HW2

HW3

 

Labs:

1. TEM-MagCalib, Orius, manual

2. TEM-DiffCalib

3. TEM-NPs

4. TEM-CNTs

5. TEM-Individ

6. TEM-SamplePrep

7. Ultramicrotome, LKB knife maker, PT-XL manual, PT-XL brochure

8. Raman Spectroscopy

9. Atomic Force Microscopy

 

Quizzes:

Quiz 1

Quiz 2

 

Exams:

Exam 1. Study guide

 

Examples:

electron lens

 

Software:

Digital Micrograph