Fall of odd years
Total Credits: 2 Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
PHY 851 or approval of department
The self-assembly process and unusual phenomena occurring in nanostructures of carbon. Magnetic aggregates in different size ranges. Finite size and low-dimension effects. Fractional conductance quantization. Response in nanostructures to mechanical stress, high temperature, and electric fields. Offered first half of semester.