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Chemistry - Nanotechnology Option (B.S.)

Administered by Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, College of Science and Technology

Effective Fall 2010

Requirements for the Major (B.S.) - In addition to meeting general education requirements, the following courses are required:

CHEM.115 Chemistry for the Sciences 1

CHEM.116 Chemistry for the Sciences 2

CHEM.231 Organic Chemistry I

CHEM.232 Organic Chemistry II

CHEM.251 Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM.281 Introduction to Scientific Literature

CHEM.321 Analytical Chemistry

CHEM.361 Physical Chemistry I

MATH.125 Calculus I

MATH.126 Calculus II

MATH.225 Calculus III

PHYSICS.211 General Physics I

PHYSICS.212 General Physics II

Nanotechnology Courses - 18 credits

GENTRANS.403 *Nanotechnology Practicum (6) - which includes the following:

E SC 211 Material Safety, and Equipment Overview

E SC 212 Basic Nanotechnology Processes

GENTRANS.406 *Nanotechnology Practicum (6) - which includes the following:

E SC 213 Materials in Nanotechnology

E SC 214 Lithography for Nanotechnology

GENTRANS.408 *Nanotechnology Practicum (6) - which includes the following:

E SC 215 Materials Modification in Nanotechnology

E SC 216 Characterization and Testing of Nanofabricated Struct. and Materials

* Taken at PSU Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization Facility

Restricted Electives (6-8 credits)

CHEM.322 Instrumental Analytical Chemistry

CHEM.333 Advanced Organic

CHEM.341 Biochemistry 1

CHEM.362 Physical Chemistry II

CHEM.371 Intro Polymer

CHEM.452 Advanced Inorganic Chemistry

CHEM.482 Advanced Topics

CHEM.492 Research 1