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Archived Curricula Guide 2014–2016
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KEMI5182 Functional Materials 5 ECTS
Organised by
Chemistry
Person in charge
Carita Kvarnström

Learning outcomes

The course is intended to provide an introduction to soft materials chemistry focusing on functional mainly organic materials.

Contents

Chemical and electrochemical method of synthesis of electronically conducting polymers. The chemical and physical properties of these compounds and their characterization with different techniques. Fullerenes and their chemistry, their characterization in liquid and solid phase. Polymerization of fullerenes and fullerene-metal polymers. Synthesis, purification and characterization of carbon nanotubes. Characterization of different allotropic forms of carbon and some inorganic materials. Presentation of different techniques of nanostructuring of conducting polymers, fullerenes and carbon nanotube materials. Examples of applications of the different materials in optical devices (light emitting diodes, organic solar cells, smart windows etc), transistors, sensors, medical applications.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 30 h 0 h
Seminar 10 h 0 h

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In Finnish
Option 3
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In Swedish

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Further information

Course will be lectured spring 2015, not lectured 2015-2016.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
2015–2016
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Chemistry
DP in Chemistry
DP in Chemistry
Finnish Study Modules