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COURSE UNIT TITLECOURSE UNIT CODESEMESTERTHEORY + PRACTICE (Hour)ECTS
MICROSCOPIC IMAGING BME522 ------- 3 + 0 10

TYPE OF COURSE UNITElective Course
LEVEL OF COURSE UNITMaster's Degree Without Thesis
YEAR OF STUDY-
SEMESTER-------
NUMBER OF ECTS CREDITS ALLOCATED10
NAME OF LECTURER(S)-
LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT At the end of this course, the students;
1) Learn basic definitions and concepts related with microscope.
2) Learn basic parts and principles of optical microscope.
3) Learn relatively new and advanced microscopic techniques.
4) Comprehend basic electronic circuits related parts of advanced microscopes.
5) Understand application of advanced microscopes as a nanotool.
6) Learn sample preparation for each technique.
MODE OF DELIVERYFace to face
PRE-REQUISITES OF THE COURSENo
RECOMMENDED OPTIONAL PROGRAMME COMPONENTNone
COURSE DEFINITIONOptical microscope: pats, principles, usage field and some specialities., Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEM, TEM): basic principles and their applications., Laser Confocal Microscope: basic principles and applications, Scanning Probe Microscopes (STM, AFM, SHPM, etc.) principles, applications and usage as nanotool., Advantages and disadvantages of each system., Limitations and capabilities., Sample preparations for each technique.
COURSE CONTENTS
WEEKTOPICS
1st Week Fundamentals of Light Microscopy
2nd Week Application Fields of Light Microscopy
3rd Week Fundamentals of Fluorescence Microscopy
4th Week Principles of Laser Confocal Microscope
5th Week Advantages of Confocal Microscope
6th Week Principles of Electron Microscope
7th Week Varieties of Electron Microscope
8th Week Midterm Exam
9th Week Sample Preparation for Electron Microscope
10th Week Principles of Scanning Probe Microscopy
11th Week Varieties of Scanning Probe Microscopy
12th Week Usage of Scanning Probe Microscopes as Nanotool
13th Week Usage of Scanning Probe Microscopes as Nanotool
14th Week Sample Preparation for Scanning Probe Microscopes, Special Applications of Scanning Probe Microscopes
RECOMENDED OR REQUIRED READING(1)Fundamentals of Light Microscopy and Electronic Imaging , Douglas B. Murphy, Wiley-Liss, 2001.
(2)Stephen W. Paddock, Confocal Microscopy Methods and Protocols, Humana, P.J. Goodhew, Electron Microscopy and Analysis, Taylor & Francis, 2001.
PLANNED LEARNING ACTIVITIES AND TEACHING METHODSLecture,Discussion,Questions/Answers,Practice
ASSESSMENT METHODS AND CRITERIA
 QuantityPercentage(%)
Mid-term130
Assignment110
Quiz110
Project110
Total(%)60
Contribution of In-term Studies to Overall Grade(%)60
Contribution of Final Examination to Overall Grade(%)40
Total(%)100
ECTS WORKLOAD
Activities Number Hours Workload
Midterm exam17272
Preparation for Quiz11212
Individual or group work236
Preparation for Final exam12424
Course hours14342
Preparation for Midterm exam11111
Laboratory (including preparation)000
Final exam19696
Homework11212
Project11212
Total Workload287
Total Workload / 309,56
ECTS Credits of the Course10
LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTIONTurkish
WORK PLACEMENT(S)No
  

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