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2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHYS 545 - Advanced Experimental Methods in Material Science

(3 units)

Prerequisites: PHYS 254 ; PHYS 450  or consent of instructor.
 Modern physical measurement techniques including scanning probe microscopy, pulsed nuclear magnetic resonance, optical photolithography, and Arduino micro controller. Measurements of relaxation times, nano-structure surface analysis, electrical characterization of thin films. Resistor circuit design, sensors, convolution, auto-and cross-correlation and FFT.

Letter grade only (A-F). (Lecture 2 hrs, laboratory 3 hrs) Double Numbered with: PHYS 445