9360-0132/01 – Laboratory Practice from Experimetnal Methods of Nanomaterials Study I (LPEM)

Gurantor departmentCNT - Nanotechnology CentreCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Tomášek, CSc.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Tomášek, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2010/2011Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesUSPIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KOZ032 Ing. Světlana Kozubová
STE17 Ing. Gabriela Kratošová, Ph.D.
MAM02 Mgr. Kateřina Mamulová Kutláková, Ph.D.
MAT27 doc. Ing. Vlastimil Matějka, Ph.D.
SIM75 doc. Ing. Gražyna Simha Martynková, Ph.D.
TOM24 doc. Ing. Vladimír Tomášek, CSc.
CHM80 RNDr. Marta Valášková, DSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 0+3

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will try different experimental techniques of nanomaterials study (SEM, EMA, AFM, XRD, chromatography, IR spectrometry, Raman spectrometry) in practice.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs


Students will try different experimental techniques of nanomaterials study (SEM, EMA, AFM, XRD, chromatography, IR spectrometry, Raman spectrometry) in practice

Compulsory literature:

WATT, I,. M.: The principles and practice of electron microscopy. Cambridge University Press, 1997. JENKINS, R., SNYDER, R. L. Introduction to X-ray Powder Diffractometry. J.Wiley & Sons, 1996. BONNELL, D. editor: Scanning Probe Microscopy and Spectroscopy, Theory, Techniques and Applications. Wiley-VCH, 2001.

Recommended literature:

KENKEL, John. Analytical Chemistry for Technicians. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2002. ISBN 978-1-4398-8105-7. YAO, N., WANG, Z., L. (editors). Handbook of Microscopy for Nanotechnology. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2005.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

For this subject other requirements for student are not determined.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Chromatography - samples preparation for chromatographic methods - basic operations in gas and liquid chromatography Electrophoresis - utilization for separation of macromolecular compounds Thermal analysis - basic operation and results evaluation Infrared and Raman spectroscopy - basic operation and results interpretation X-ray diffraction of powder materials - record and evaluation of diffractogram Electron microscopy - study of samples surfaces and X-ray microanalysis Scanning probe microscopy - study of sample surface by AFM and results interpretation.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2010/2011 Winter semester, validity until: 2011/2012 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100  51
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2011/2012 (B3942) Nanotechnology P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B3942) Nanotechnology P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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