Introduction to Microsystem Technology - Practical Course / Practical Laboratory Course
- Type: Practical exercise
- Chair: Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Semester: SS 2020
one week block course
IMT - Building 307 Room 322 (2. floor)
second complete week in September
- Lecturer: Dr. Arndt Last
- SWS: 2
2143875 (Practical Course)
2143877 (Practical Laboratory Course)
Exams and practical exercises take place in the semester breaks.
The practical exercise takes place in the second complete week in September (14.-18.9.2020), the written exam in the week after the practical exercise.
Registration for the practical exercise via email to firstname.lastname@example.org until 10.7.2020.
MST-Praktikum: Do, 24.9.2020, 9-10 Uhr, Geb. 40.44, Halle 2
Language of instruction: German
Being prepared for the experiments by reading and understanding the experiments description booklet (written in German and English).
Recommendations: Courses Microsystem technology I  and II  are recommended.
Media: Each student gets a link to a pdf-booklet for the preparation of the practical exercise with descriptions of the experiments in time.
- Compulsive preparation for the experiments by reading and understanding the experiments description booklet (written in German and English).
- Micro system technology for engineers, W. Menz und J. Mohr, VCH Verlagsgesellschaft, Weinheim 2005.
- Fundamentals of Microfabrication, M. Madou, CRC Press, Boca Raton 1997
There are two fixed examination dates per year, both Thursdays, in the third complete week in September and the second week after Ash Wednesday in March or April.
Content of teaching
Five different practical exercises in microsystem technological themes per student are offered in groups with max. five students.
Students get an impression of real lab conditions and of research focuses at KIT/IMT.