Year & Semester

1.Year - summer semester

Course Points


Contact Information

prof. dr. Mitjan Kalin

Course Overview


  1. To understand basic scientific and applied problems at the nano scale and enable creative ability to tackle them.
  2. To learn about different nanotechnologies and their application and limitations.
  3. Understand the fundamental physical principles at the nano level.
  4. To learn and understand the basic principles and application of nanostructures and nanomaterials.


[1] L.Theodore: Nanotechnology - Basic Calculatuions for Engineers and Scientists, Wiley-Interscience,  2006.

[2] B. Rogers, J. Adams, S. Pennathur: Nanotechnology - Understanding small systems, CRC Press, 2008.

[3] B. Bhushan (Ed): Handbook of Nanotechnology, Springer, 2007.

[4] H. Ibach: Physics of surfaces and interfaces, Springer, 2006.

[5] B. Bhushan (Ed): Nanotribology and Nanomechanics, Springer, 2005.