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Materials Science and Engineering - Nanomaterials and Nanoengineering

University of Wisconsin Madison

12 months
Duration
25548 USD/year
25548 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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About

The demand for engineers who specialize in nanotechnology and nanoengineering is growing rapidly. The University of Wisconsin Madison offers this degree program in Materials Science and Engineering - Nanomaterials and Nanoengineering.

Overview

Nanomaterials and nanoengineering are part of a rapidly expanding industrial segment. According to the NSF-funded National Nanotechnology Initiative, up to 1 million jobs in nanotechnology are expected to be available in the United States.

The Materials Science and Engineering - Nanomaterials and Nanoengineering program at the University of Wisconsin Madison provides students with the opportunity to build a comprehensive fundamental and applied knowledge base for nanomaterials processing, characterization, and nanodevice development.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of mathematical, scientific, and engineering principles in the field.
  • Demonstrate an ability to formulate, analyze, and solve advanced engineering problems.
  • Demonstrate creative, independent problem solving skills.
  • Apply the latest scientific and technological advancements, advanced techniques, and modern engineering tools to these problems.
  • Recognize and apply principles of ethical and professional conduct.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Materials Science
  •  Materials Research Seminar
  • Thin-Film Deposition Processes
  • Crystallography and X-Ray Diffraction
  • Electronic, Optical, and Magnetic Properties of Materials
  • Advanced Polymer Materials
  • Thermodynamics of Solids
  • Properties of Solid Surfaces
  • Advanced Materials Science: Phase Transformations
  • Structure and Properties of Advanced Electronic Materials

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants normally are expected to have a B.S. in the physical sciences or engineering. Undergraduate studies normally would include mathematics through differential equations, at least one year each of general physics and chemistry, a course in physical chemistry or modern physics, and an elementary course in properties of materials. 
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0 is required.
  • Non-native English speakers must have a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and score above graduate school minimum

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1015 - 1752 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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