Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019


CEVE 533 001 (CRN: 25611)


Department: Civil & Environmental Engr
Instructor: Tour, James
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR KCK 105 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 1
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 11
Enrollment data as of: 2-JUN-2023 5:10PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: Enrollment is open to all students. Undergraduate enrollment requires instructor permission via special registration form. An introduction to the basic principles of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Size dependent physical properties of nanoscopic solids will be described using solid state physics and molecular orbital theory as a foundation. Wet chemical techniques that produce nanoscale materials (e.g. carbon nanotubes, semiconductor and metallic nanocrystals, dendrimers...) will be introduced in the second half of the semester. Expected to be taught Spring 2019. Cross-list: CHEM 533, MSNE 534.