University of Technology Sydney

67509 Molecular Nanotechnology

6cp; 5hpw (2hpw, workshop; 3hpw, practice session)
Requisite(s): 65212 Chemistry 2 OR 65213 Chemistry 2 (Advanced)
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.


The subject focuses on the chemical basis of nanotechnology and the atomic and molecular interaction of small and large molecules, and how these forces can be used to assemble molecular devices. The preparation, characterisation and uses of molecular devices are discussed. Existing molecular devices, such as liquid crystals and biological and synthetic ion-channels are also discussed.

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Spring session, City campus

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