ENGRMAE 252 Fundamentals of Microfabrication (2015-2016)

ENGRMAE 252 Fundamentals of Microfabrication

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 252 Fundamentals of Microfabrication (Credit Units: 4) Introduces Engineering and Science students to the science of miniaturization. Different options to make very small machines (micro and nano size) are reviewed, materials choices are discussed, scaling laws are analyzed, and many practical applications are listed. Graduate students only. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0849308260.

Recommended Textbook:
Marc J. Madou
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic
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Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
Laboratory Portion:
Grading Criteria:
Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

August 6, 2014
Senate Approved:
April 30, 2013
Approved Effective:
2013 Fall Qtr