Introduction to Physics of the solid state, Principles of Quantum mechanics, Measurement tools used in nanotechnology, scanning electron microscope, tunneling electron microscope, atomic force microscopy, XRD, nanoscale phenomena, nanoparticles, carbon nanostructures, nanowires, nanostructured, materials, self assembly, surface probe microscopy, other nanoscale characterization, Micro electromechanical systems (MEMS) nanoelctromechanical systems (NEMS).