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Nanotribology and Nanomechanics and Applications to MEMS/NEMS and BioMEMS/BioNEMS


Course:
Nanotribology and Nanomechanics and Applications to MEMS/NEMS and BioMEMS/BioNEMS

Course Objectives

  • Understand the principles of nanotribology and nanomechanics.
  • Acquire knowledge about adhesion and stiction.
  • Learn the applications to MEMS/NEMS and BioMEMS/BioNEMS.

Course Description

This course provides attendees with a basic working knowledge of nanotribology and nanomechanics and applications of MEMS/NEMS and BioMEMS/BioNEMS. The course concentrates on the recent research carried out using scanning probe microscopy.

Course Materials

Course Notes

Course Cost: $$690

Who should attend?

Scientists, engineers, and technicians/technologists who are involved in design, selection of materials/coatings and study of failure mechanisms of various mico/nanodevices, especially in magnetic storage devices, MEMS/NEMS and BioMEMS/NEMS applications.

Instructors

Bharat Bhushan
Professor, Dept. Of Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University