Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Module builds on knowledge obtained from P2 project.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


• Must have a basic understanding of nanostructures
• Must have the knowledge of how to manufacture simple artificial and natural nanostructures
• Must demonstrate knowledge of properties of nanostructures


• Must be able to apply the theory for production of simple artifi-cial and natural nanostructures
• Must be able to characterize simple artificial and natural nanostructures by using microscopy and spectroscopy
• Must be able to produce simple nanostructures
• Must be able use models to describe nanostructures


• Must have a basic practical and theoretical understanding of sim-ple artificial and natural nanostructures
• Must be able to apply basic theories to create and describe simple nanostructures
• Must be able to reflect over basic theories used for creation and characterization of simple nanostructures

Type of instruction

Project work with supervision.

Extent and expected workload

This is a 10 ECTS project module and the work load is expected to be 300 hours for the student.



Name of examNanostrukturer, projekt på 3. semester
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Oral group exam based on presentation and project report, graded on 7-scale, indi-vidual evaluation, external censor
Permitted aids
All written and all electronic aids
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Joint Programme Regulations.

Facts about the module

Danish titleNanostrukturer, projekt på 3. semester
Module codeF-NAN-B3-1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Mathematics, Physics and Nanotechnology
DepartmentDepartment of Mathematical Sciences
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science