Course Information

TuTh 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.

Fall 2011

Instructor, Professor Karen L. Wooley

This course is being team taught as a distance-learning course, together with CHEM 555, offered at Washington University in Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA, TuTh 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Instructor, Professor John-Stephen A. Taylor)


This course will detail recent advances made in the field of nanotechnology, from fundamental principles to designs for medical applocations. This course will provide the basic principles of nanotechnology of a foundation for the design of advanced nonstructured materials that are capable of interacting with and mediating biological processes, and will include highlights of nanomaterials that are undergoing clinical trials and/or have reached commercialization for medical applications.

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CHEM 228


CHEM 315

or equivalents