Course Name: 

Nanoelectronics (NT751)


M.Tech. in Nanotechnology




Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Course modules and teaching hours: 

Semiconductors: Tuning the Band gap of Nanoscale Semiconductors, Excitons, Semiconductor nanowires-Fabrication strategies, quantum conductance effects in semiconductor nanowires, porous Silicon, nanobelts, nanoribbons, nanosprings; Quantum dot, Single electron devices, molecular electronic devices; Metal-insulator transition, Nanostructured ferromagnetism, effect of bulk nanostructuring of magnetic properties, dynamics of nanomagnets, Nanocarbon ferromagnets, Giant & colossal magnetoresistance, Nanopore containment of magnetic particles.


B. Rogers, S. Pennathur and J. Adams, Nanotechnology: Understanding small systems, CRC Press, 2008.
A. Nouailhat, An introduction to nanoscience and nanotechnology, John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
Dieter Vollath, Nanomaterials: An introduction to synthesis, properties & applications, Wiley-VCH, 2008.
G. L. Hornyak, J. J. Moores, H. F. Tibbals and J. Dutta, Fundamentals of Nanotechnology, CRC Press, 2009.


Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Contact us

Dr. Ravishankar K. S, Head
Department of MME, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473050

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Faculty Co-ordinator: Dr. Saumen Mandal 

Student Co-ordinator: Yoganath P