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 assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

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


Study BoardStudy Board of Mechanical Engineering and Physics
DepartmentDepartment of Materials and Production
FacultyFaculty of Engineering and Science