Nanorobotics is an interdisciplinary field that includes topics from nanotechnology and robotics. The aim of this course is to expose students to the fundamental and essential aspects of this emerging field.
The aim of this course is to expose students to the fundamental and essential aspects of this emerging field. These topics include basic principles of nanorobotics, building parts for nanorobotic systems, powering and locomotion of nanorobots, manipulation, assembly and sensing using nanorobots, molecular motors, and nanorobotics for nanomedicine.
Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
The performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examination
written 120 minutes
Additional information on mode of examination
There will be an optional interim examination during the lecture approximately after the middle of the semester to assess the students' understanding of the covered concepts. It contributes 20% to the final grade, but only if it helps to improve the final grade. Lecture notes are allowed for the interim examination. A calculator is required.
Lecture notes and written/printed summary sheets are allowed. Calculator required.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.