327-2104-00L - Inorganic Thin Films
Processing, Properties and Applications

Semester Spring Semester 2017
Lecturers T. Lippert and C. W. Schneider
Periodicity yearly course
ECTS Points 2 ECTS Points can be obtained
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Time 13:00-15:00 (start at 12:45 with a possible break of 15 min.)
Location HCI D8
Lecture Notes Will be handed out at the first lecture (free of charge)
Date 2017 Topic Lecturer
February 22 General Introduction C. W. Schneider
March 01 Fundamentals I C. W. Schneider
March 08 Fundamentals II C. W. Schneider
March 15 Fundamentals III C. W. Schneider
March 22 Deposition Techniques I (Non-Vacuum) C. W. Schneider
March 29 Deposition Techniques II (Vacuum) T. Lippert
April 05 Deposition Techniques III (Vacuum) C. W. Schneider
April 12 Deposition Techniques IV (Vacuum) T. Lippert
April 19 NO LECTURE (Easter)  
April 26 Thin Film Characterization C. W. Schneider
May 03 Properties I C. W. Schneider
May 10 Properties II C. W. Schneider
May 17 Properties III C. W. Schneider
May 24 Industrial Applications T. Lippert
MAY 31 or June 07 EXAM (written)  
The exam will be in English for 90 min and no accessories are allowed.
Possible dates will be discussed in the first lecture, but most probably the exam will take place on June 01.

Planned are:
  • Tour of the FIRST Center for Micro- and Nanoscience (clean room)
  • Possible visit at PSI with a lab tour, including the large facilities (synchrotron-SLS)-on demand