|R 14:00-16:30pm||PHYS 466||Eucalyptus Hall 2005||15338|
|Dr. Henk Postma,|
|phone 1 818 677 6152.|
Thur 12:00 - 14:00, office 1120C in Live Oak, or Lab in EH 2023/2026. If you have classes at that time, feel free to email or phone me to make an appointment. Email policy: although you can expect a reply to an email sooner than that, I am committed to replying within 36 hours to your email, +24h per saturday/sunday/holiday.
If I have issued you a permission number, please enroll asap.
Building a scanning tunneling microscope from scratch. Operating a STM. Topics covered are applied quantum mechanics, opamp circuits, low-noise electronics, feedback circuits, sample and tip preparation, computer-controlled data acquisition.
There is no test
At the end of the semester, you are expected to write a report outlining your results. The intended audience for the report is your fellow students who have not yet taken this class. Your grade will be based on
Scores and grades can be contested up to 10 days after they have been published, afterwards they become final.
I will give you assignments at the end of class to be completed before next week's class starts.
This is a public google calendar that is easy to integrate in your own calendar so you will get class changes pushed to your calendar automatically. Use
Your report is due the last day of classes
It has to have the following sections