Concerning characterization of organic and polymeric materials, this course deals with fundamentals and analysis method of various instrumental analyses.
This course facilitates student's understanding of fundamentals and analysis method of each instrumental analysis for characterization of organic and polymeric materials.
Vibrational spectroscopy，Fluorescence microspectroscopy，Electron microscopy，Atomic force microscopy，Thermal analysis，Permittivity measurement，Surface and interfacial tension measurement, Contact angle measurement，Electrokinetic measurement
|Intercultural skills||Communication skills||Specialist skills||Critical thinking skills||Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
Before coming to class, students should read the course schedule and check what topics will be covered. Required learning should be completed outside of the classroom for preparation and review purposes.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Vibrational Spectroscopy||Understand infrared spectroscopy and Raman spectroscopy.|
|Class 2||Overview of Structures and Characterization of Organic Materials||Understand structures and characterization of organic materials.|
|Class 3||Fluorescence Microspectroscopy||Understand fluorescence microspectroscopy.|
|Class 4||Electron Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy||Understand electron microscopy and atomic force microscopy.|
|Class 5||Thermal Analysis||Understand thermal analysis.|
|Class 6||Permittivity Measurement||Understand permittivity measurement.|
|Class 7||Surface and Interfacial Tension Measurement and Contact Angle Measurement||Understand surface and interfacial tension measurement and contact angle measurement.|
|Class 8||Electrokinetic Measurement, Summary||Understand electrokinetic measurement. Review the course contents.|
Materials used in class can be found on OCW-i.
Students' fundamental knowledge of characterization of organic and polymeric materials and each instrumental analysis will be assessed. Student's course scores are based on a term-end report.
No prerequisites are necessary, but enrollment in the related courses is desirable.