Quantum mechanics, wave-particle duality, wave functions and inter-atomic interactions. Description of electrons on a nanoscale. Use of nanotechnology in electronic components on a molecular scale. 

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range of nano-electronics
typology of nanoelectronic devices
range of nanoelectronic devices
types of nano-electronic devices
typology of nano-electronic devices
range of nanoelectronics
types of nanoelectronic devices
typology of nano-electronics
range of nano-electronic devices
types of nano-electronics
typology of nanoelectronics
types of nanoelectronics
nano-electronic devices

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Nanoelectronics is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Nanoelectronics is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Electrical engineer: Electrical engineers design and develop electrical systems, electrical equipment, components, motors, and equipment with the feature of energy transmission. They engage in large scale projects such as the design and maintenance of power stations, and the distribution of power to smaller applications such as household appliances.
Microelectronics engineer: Microelectronics engineers design, develop, and supervise the production of small electronic devices and components such as micro-processors and integrated circuits.




  1. Nanoelectronics – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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