Prerequisites: "C" or better in (CHEM 1220 AND PHYS 2220) AND Full Major status in Chemical Engineering.
An introduction to the emerging fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology. Concepts from biology, chemistry and physics will be used to explore the special features of phenomena at the nanometer scale, and current developments in the design and construction of nanoscale devices will be discussed. Course requirements include a research paper. It is recommended that BIOL 2020 or 2021 be completed prior to taking this course.