Masters of Science in Nano Science & Technology

Masters of Science in Nano Science & Technology

Entry Year

2020

Qualification

M.Sc Nano Science & Technology

Duration

2 years

Overview

About the Program

Students undertaking the M.Sc. program in Nano Science 
& Technology at Mount Carmel College are trained to explore and acquire an in-depth understanding of the episteme – Nano Science & Technology. By putting in a conscious effort to impart knowledge about the field by reputed professors and lecturers, this program is designed to foster a culture wherein students’ talent is amplified with knowledge, technical training and guidance. Through rigorous evaluation patterns, our students are encouraged to put their skills to use and venture into the field of Nano Science & Technology by enhancing their critical thinking abilities and sensibilities. On acquiring knowledge of the qualitative and quantitative techniques as well as gaining an in-depth understanding of the field, Graduates of this degree will be able to demonstrate their skills in Lithography Techniques and Fabrication, MEMS and Sensors etc. The Curricular and Extracurricular activities are designed in a way to ensure that the students receive a holistic understanding through the curriculum.

Head of Department

Dr. UMA V.
Associate Professor, M.Sc., M. Phil, Ph.D.

Vision

  • The Department envisions to impart a career-oriented education to enable and empower women.

Mission

  • To impart a firm theoretical foundation together with excellent practical training in the area of synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials and fabrication of nanodevices.
  • The syllabus is oriented to meet the challenges and opportunities that this field can offer to society.

Program Specifications

Eligibility

Students can apply for the program if they are Science Graduates who have studied Mathematics at the +2/PUC level.

Syllabus

Semester I

Semester II

Basic Physics for Nanoscience

Nano Fabrication

Basic Chemistry for Nanoscience

Synthesis of Nanomaterials

Material for Nanoscience

Materials Characterization

Basic Electronics for Nanoscience

Properties of Nanoscale Materials

Basic Mathematics for Nanoscience

Green Technology

Computational Lab

Basics of Biochemistry

 

Research Methodology

 

Internship

Semester III

Semester IV

Nano Electronics

Nanotechnology, Society and Ethics

MEMS and Sensors

Lithography Techniques and Fabrication

Energy Devices

Organic Electronics and Nano-magnetism

Nano Biotechnology and Nano-textiles

Project

Computational Mathematics for Nanoscience

Application of Nanotechnology

Entrepreneurship

 

Careers and Highlights

Career options

This program prepares the students to take up positions as junior scientists at the entry level of industries like:

  • Factories of Nanodevices
  • Commercial Cosmetics
  • Nano Medicine
  • Material Chemistry
  • Medical Electronics
  • Nanolithography

Community Development Programme

  • BBMP waste segregation statistical analysis
  • Awareness Programme on renewable source of energy
  • E-waste management

Department Activities

  • Staff publications – 6 per year
  • Student research publications – 8 per year
  • Student research publications – 8 per year
  • International and National conference attended – 5 per year

List of the distinguished alumni of the department

1.

Ms.Anitha Shiva

Technologist

Max Planck Institute ,Germany

2.

Ms.Nitisha

Researcher

Swiss German University , Indonesia

3.

Ms. Sruja Dave

Researcher

Incheon National University , Korea

4.

Ms.Aparna Allannavar

Researcher-Intern

NoPo Nanotechnologies India Private Limited , Bengaluru,India

5.

Ms. Thulasi Priya .A

Researcher-Intern

NoPo Nanotechnologies India Private Limited , Bengaluru,India

6.

Ms. Aditi U

Senior Facility Technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India

7.

Ms. Madhuri S

Senior Facility technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India

8.

Ms. Anitha

Research person

National Chemical Laboratory(NCL) , Pune, India

9.

Ms.Shilpa

Technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India.

10.

Ms.Prabhavathi C

Asst. Prof

Govt. College, Nelamangala, Bengaluru,India

11.

Ms.Itika Kanitala

Ph.D. student

Jain University(R&D), Benagaluru, India

12.

Ms.Joyce Jospeh

Lecturer

Mount Carmel college, Benagaluru, India

Research Facilities extended to other Institutions / Industry’s

  • IIT- Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh
  • Vellore Institute of Technology University, Tamil Nadu
  • VB Ceramic’s (Industry), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
  • RV College of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • Christ University, Bengaluru
  • Aloysius College, Mangalore
  • Jain University, Bengaluru
  • First Grade College, Mandya
  • Joseph’s College, Bengaluru
  • Government Science College, Bengaluru
  • Joythi Nivas College, Bengaluru
  • Dayananda sagar college of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • Indian Academy of Science, Bengaluru
  • Al-Ameen College of Pharmacy, Bengaluru
  • REVA College of institute of Technology management, Bengaluru
  • M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru National college of Engineering, Shimoga

Summer Internship

M.Sc students are given an opportunity to take up summer internship in association with industries and research center

  • Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCSAR), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Unilever limited (HUL), Bengaluru
  • Center for Manufacturing Technology (CMTI), Bengaluru
  • NIT, Warangal
  • ICT, Mumbai
  • VTU, R&D Center, Bengaluru
  • BMS, R&D Center, Bengaluru

Industry/ Institute Visits

  • Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCSAR), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Unilever limited (HUL), Bengaluru
  • Center for Manufacturing Technology (CMTI), Bengaluru
  • National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL), Bengaluru
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Bengaluru

Infrastructure

The Department has well established labs with high end facilities

  • M.Sc. (NS & T) – 04
  • Simulation – 01

Nano Science and Technology

Synthesis Instruments

Characterization Instruments

  • Thermal Evaporation
  • Flash Evaporation
  • E-beam Evaporation
  • Chemical Vapor Deposition
  • DC Sputtering
  • Ball Milling
  • Dip Coating
  • Spray Pyrolysis (Electronics)
  • Spin Coating (Electronics)
  • Electrochemical Work Station
  • Auto Clave (Hydrothermal & Solvothermal)
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscope (STM)
  • Gas Sensor Unit (Electronics)
  • Humidity Sensor Unit (Electronics)
  • Micro Hardness Tester
  • Source Measuring Unit
  • Four Probe Unit
  • Impedance Analyzer (Electronics)

The Department subscribes the Journals

  • Nano Digest
  • Nano insight

Some of the focused areas of research:

  • Fabrication and characterization of Nanostructure materials
  • Thin films deposition and characterization
  • Thin film-based sensors
  • Carbon: Nanotubes, Nanospheres
  • Solar cells
  • Food Quality sensors
Overview

Overview

About the Program

Students undertaking the M.Sc. program in Nano Science 
& Technology at Mount Carmel College are trained to explore and acquire an in-depth understanding of the episteme – Nano Science & Technology. By putting in a conscious effort to impart knowledge about the field by reputed professors and lecturers, this program is designed to foster a culture wherein students’ talent is amplified with knowledge, technical training and guidance. Through rigorous evaluation patterns, our students are encouraged to put their skills to use and venture into the field of Nano Science & Technology by enhancing their critical thinking abilities and sensibilities. On acquiring knowledge of the qualitative and quantitative techniques as well as gaining an in-depth understanding of the field, Graduates of this degree will be able to demonstrate their skills in Lithography Techniques and Fabrication, MEMS and Sensors etc. The Curricular and Extracurricular activities are designed in a way to ensure that the students receive a holistic understanding through the curriculum.

Head of Department

Dr. UMA V.
Associate Professor, M.Sc., M. Phil, Ph.D.

Vision

  • The Department envisions to impart a career-oriented education to enable and empower women.

Mission

  • To impart a firm theoretical foundation together with excellent practical training in the area of synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials and fabrication of nanodevices.
  • The syllabus is oriented to meet the challenges and opportunities that this field can offer to society.
Program Specifications

Program Specifications

Eligibility

Students can apply for the program if they are Science Graduates who have studied Mathematics at the +2/PUC level.

Syllabus

Syllabus

Semester I

Semester II

Basic Physics for Nanoscience

Nano Fabrication

Basic Chemistry for Nanoscience

Synthesis of Nanomaterials

Material for Nanoscience

Materials Characterization

Basic Electronics for Nanoscience

Properties of Nanoscale Materials

Basic Mathematics for Nanoscience

Green Technology

Computational Lab

Basics of Biochemistry

 

Research Methodology

 

Internship

Semester III

Semester IV

Nano Electronics

Nanotechnology, Society and Ethics

MEMS and Sensors

Lithography Techniques and Fabrication

Energy Devices

Organic Electronics and Nano-magnetism

Nano Biotechnology and Nano-textiles

Project

Computational Mathematics for Nanoscience

Application of Nanotechnology

Entrepreneurship

 

Careers and Highlights

Careers and Highlights

Career options

This program prepares the students to take up positions as junior scientists at the entry level of industries like:

  • Factories of Nanodevices
  • Commercial Cosmetics
  • Nano Medicine
  • Material Chemistry
  • Medical Electronics
  • Nanolithography

Community Development Programme

  • BBMP waste segregation statistical analysis
  • Awareness Programme on renewable source of energy
  • E-waste management

Department Activities

  • Staff publications – 6 per year
  • Student research publications – 8 per year
  • Student research publications – 8 per year
  • International and National conference attended – 5 per year

List of the distinguished alumni of the department

1.

Ms.Anitha Shiva

Technologist

Max Planck Institute ,Germany

2.

Ms.Nitisha

Researcher

Swiss German University , Indonesia

3.

Ms. Sruja Dave

Researcher

Incheon National University , Korea

4.

Ms.Aparna Allannavar

Researcher-Intern

NoPo Nanotechnologies India Private Limited , Bengaluru,India

5.

Ms. Thulasi Priya .A

Researcher-Intern

NoPo Nanotechnologies India Private Limited , Bengaluru,India

6.

Ms. Aditi U

Senior Facility Technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India

7.

Ms. Madhuri S

Senior Facility technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India

8.

Ms. Anitha

Research person

National Chemical Laboratory(NCL) , Pune, India

9.

Ms.Shilpa

Technologist

Indian institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru, India.

10.

Ms.Prabhavathi C

Asst. Prof

Govt. College, Nelamangala, Bengaluru,India

11.

Ms.Itika Kanitala

Ph.D. student

Jain University(R&D), Benagaluru, India

12.

Ms.Joyce Jospeh

Lecturer

Mount Carmel college, Benagaluru, India

Research Facilities extended to other Institutions / Industry’s

  • IIT- Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh
  • Vellore Institute of Technology University, Tamil Nadu
  • VB Ceramic’s (Industry), Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
  • RV College of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • BMS College of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • Christ University, Bengaluru
  • Aloysius College, Mangalore
  • Jain University, Bengaluru
  • First Grade College, Mandya
  • Joseph’s College, Bengaluru
  • Government Science College, Bengaluru
  • Joythi Nivas College, Bengaluru
  • Dayananda sagar college of Engineering, Bengaluru
  • Indian Academy of Science, Bengaluru
  • Al-Ameen College of Pharmacy, Bengaluru
  • REVA College of institute of Technology management, Bengaluru
  • M S Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru National college of Engineering, Shimoga

Summer Internship

M.Sc students are given an opportunity to take up summer internship in association with industries and research center

  • Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCSAR), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Unilever limited (HUL), Bengaluru
  • Center for Manufacturing Technology (CMTI), Bengaluru
  • NIT, Warangal
  • ICT, Mumbai
  • VTU, R&D Center, Bengaluru
  • BMS, R&D Center, Bengaluru

Industry/ Institute Visits

  • Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bengaluru
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCSAR), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Unilever limited (HUL), Bengaluru
  • Center for Manufacturing Technology (CMTI), Bengaluru
  • National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL), Bengaluru
  • Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Bengaluru
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Bengaluru

Infrastructure

The Department has well established labs with high end facilities

  • M.Sc. (NS & T) – 04
  • Simulation – 01

Nano Science and Technology

Synthesis Instruments

Characterization Instruments

  • Thermal Evaporation
  • Flash Evaporation
  • E-beam Evaporation
  • Chemical Vapor Deposition
  • DC Sputtering
  • Ball Milling
  • Dip Coating
  • Spray Pyrolysis (Electronics)
  • Spin Coating (Electronics)
  • Electrochemical Work Station
  • Auto Clave (Hydrothermal & Solvothermal)
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Atomic Force Microscope (AFM)
  • Scanning Tunneling Microscope (STM)
  • Gas Sensor Unit (Electronics)
  • Humidity Sensor Unit (Electronics)
  • Micro Hardness Tester
  • Source Measuring Unit
  • Four Probe Unit
  • Impedance Analyzer (Electronics)

The Department subscribes the Journals

  • Nano Digest
  • Nano insight

Some of the focused areas of research:

  • Fabrication and characterization of Nanostructure materials
  • Thin films deposition and characterization
  • Thin film-based sensors
  • Carbon: Nanotubes, Nanospheres
  • Solar cells
  • Food Quality sensors