Course syllabus


KTK042 KTK042 Nanomaterials chemistry lp2 HT22 (7.5 hp)

Course is offered by the department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering



Learning objectives and syllabus

Learning objectives:


  • Describe the most important concepts of nanomaterials.
  • Explain the formation of nanoparticles and mesoporous materials.
  • Describe different self-assembly processes used in nanomaterials preparation.
  • Explain specific details about the nanochemistry of common nanomaterials and their properties.
  • Describe concepts of templating, chemical patterning, soft lithography, layer-by-layer deposition and methods for surface functionalisation.
  • Exemplify applications in chemistry, physics, bioscience and materials science where the nanostructure is of central importance.
  • Carry out relevant laboratory work including synthesis and characterisation of nanomaterials, evaluation of properties and reporting.


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Study plan


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