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  • 08 May 2014
    • 10:00 pm GMT 
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      New nanoHUB site launch

      Category: other

      The new nanoHUB website will be going live on Friday, Feb 18th.

    • 3:30 pm GMT 
      to 5:30 pm GMT 

      Nanoelectronic Architectures

      Category: seminar

      "Nanoelectronic Architectures" Greg Snider,[[BR]]Hewlett-Packard Laboratories Abstract: Nanoelectronic architectures at this point are necessarily speculative: We are still evaluating many different approaches to fabrication and are exploring unconventional devices made...

    • 6:30 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      NCLT Seminar

      Category: seminar

      How Can Your Educational Modules Contain interactive Online Simulation? Dr.Gerhard Klimeck [[BR]]Purdue University[[BR]] http://www.materialsworld.net/nclt/presenterprofile_GK.htm

    • 3:30 pm GMT 
      to 4:30 pm GMT 

      Information Theory and Cell/Nanoparticle Modeling

      Category: seminar

      Physico-chemical models of cells and nanoparticles are being developed for pure and applied studies. Nanaoparticles are simulated by a Poisson-Boltzman equation (for determining the electric force field in bioelectrolyte media) while an all atom-simulator is used to determine structure. ...

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      Electricity Transfers and Reliability

      Category: seminar

      Production cost differentials among electric utilities make energy exchanges desirable. These energy exchanges call for transfer of electricity over the transmission systems. This presentation will discuss the concepts of operating the Interconnected Transmission system reliably while...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      2005 SURI Application Deadline

      Category: conference/workshop

      The deadline to apply for the 2005 Summer Undergraduate Research Internship (SURI) is March 4th, 2005. http://www.nanohub.org/Summer_Institute

    • 3:30 pm GMT 
      to 4:30 pm GMT 

      Computer-Aided Analysis and Design of Bio-molecules

      Category: seminar

      Computer simulation of bio-molecules has become a valuable tool for the pharmaceutical industry, promising not only the potential to predict binding affinities for trial drugs, but also the ability to probe molecular interactions in ways that lab experiments cannot. This seminar will present...

    • 9:00 pm GMT 
      2:00 am GMT 

      nanoHUB Downtime

      Category: other

      nanoHUB services may be interrupted between 4:00-9:00 EST on March 16 while physical equipment is being upgraded and moved. We will keep up services as best we can during that time, but some features of the site may be down briefly. Thank you. - nanoHUB Administrators

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      NSTI-CEI Course Series

      Category: conference/workshop

      NSTI- CEI Nanotechnology Course Series

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      NCN Student Leadership Meeting

      Category: seminar

      Objective: The first objective of this meeting is to give students a good understanding of what the NCN is. Students should gain an understanding of the research vision in nanoelectronics, NEMS/nano-fluidics, and nano-bio devices, and how their own work fits into the big picture. Students...

    • 4:30 pm BST 
      to 5:30 pm BST 

      Dr. Mehmet Faith Yanik, Stanford University

      Category: seminar

      Nanotechnology Seminar Series

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      NCN NEMS Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      One day workshop on NEMS at Purdue University

    • 4:30 pm BST 
      to 5:30 pm BST 

      Nanoscale Optical Spectroscopy and Detection

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Lucas Novotny, Univesity of Rochester The Institute of Optics

    • 4:30 pm BST 
      to 5:30 pm BST 

      Dr. Samuel Gresillon, Laboratoire d'optique physique

      Category: seminar

      University in Paris, France

    • 6:30 pm BST 
      to 7:30 pm BST 

      NCLT Seminar Series

      Category: seminar

      Designing Simulations For Nanoscience Applications presented by Drs. Umberto Ravaioli and Richard Braatz from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

    • 10:00 pm BST 
      2:30 am BST 

      First International Nanotechnology Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      First International Nanotechnology Conference on Communication and Cooperation Share an overview of R&D efforts in Europe, Japan, and US regions. Identify issues and challenges. Identify areas for cooperation and collaboration. The conference starts on Wednesday, June 1, with...

    • 2:30 pm BST 
      6:00 pm BST 

      2005 NSF Summer Institute

      Category: conference/workshop

      2005 NSF Summer Institute on Nano Mechanics and Materials Nanoscale Mechanics, Bio-inspired Hierarchical Structures, and Potential Applications The objectives of the 2005 NSF Summer Institute on Nano Mechanics and Materials are:[[BR]] * To identify and promote important areas of...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      ChinaNANO 2005

      Category: conference/workshop

      China International Conference on Nanoscience and Technology [[BR]] The ChinaNANO 2005 will include oral and poster sessions; tutorials given by experts in state-of-the-art topics; and special sessions, with the aim of complementing to the regular program with topics of particular interest to...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      NCN Short Course using PROPHET

      Category: conference/workshop

      Abstract PROPHET is a simulation tool that was initially developed at Bell Laboratories for process simulation of microelectronics. It provides the ability to formulate and solve partial differential equations (PDEs) in 1, 2, and 3 dimensions, using a high-level scripting language. It also...

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      abstract deadline - Workshop on Electronic Recognition of Bio-molecules

      Category: conference/workshop

      2nd Focused Workshop on Electronic Recognition of Bio-molecules, September 7-9, 2005

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      HCIS-14, Chicago July 24-29, 2005

      Category: conference/workshop

      This "International Conference on Nonequilibrium Carrier Dynamics in Semiconductors" is the 14th meeting in the series originally known as "Hot Carriers in Semiconductors" (HCIS). Previous HCIS meetings were held in Modena, Italy (1973), Denton, USA (1977), Montpellier,...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      6:00 pm BST 

      Molecular Conduction and Sensors Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is the 3rd in a series of annual workshops on Molecular Conduction. The prior workshops have been at Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN (2003) and Nothwestern University, Evanston, IL (2004). The workshop has been an informal and open venue for discussing new results, key challenges, and...

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      registration deadline - Workshop on Electronic Recognition of Bio-molecules

      Category: conference/workshop

      2nd Focused Workshop on Electronic Recognition of Bio-molecules, September 7-9, 2005

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      SiNANO Modelling Summer School

      Category: conference/workshop

      We are happy to announce a European Summer School on advanced modelling and simulation of conventional and novel nano-CMOS devices, to be held in Glasgow, Scotland with technical sessions from the 15th-19th August 2005. We have assembled an exceptional team of lecturers, all leading...

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      NPMS-7/SIMD-5 Joint International Conference Submission Deadline

      Category: conference/workshop

      Abstracts, in the form of one page of text and one page of figures (optional) should be submitted to Prof. D. K. Ferry, Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University, Box 875706, Tempe, AZ 8528-5706, or by email to ferry@asu.edu as an attachment. Electronic submission should be...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      2nd Focused Workshop on Electronic Recognition of Bio-molecules

      Category: conference/workshop

      The ability to manipulate the enormous information resources contained in DNA molecules for applications in information technology is one of the greatest scientific challenges at the cross road of biology, information science and electrical engineering, for the next decade. In this respect,...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      NSTI Fall Nanotech Course Series

      Category: conference/workshop

      *591: Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Application [[BR]] *592: Polymer Nanotechnology: Sythesis and Novel Application [[BR]] *593: Soft Nanotechnology and Self-Assembly: Industrial Applications [[BR]] *594: Nanotechnology for Vio Materials and Tissues [[BR]] *595: Carbon Nanotubes: ...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      NSTI Nano Impact Summit

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Nano Science and Technology Institute, in alignment with the US government initiatives in Nanotechnology, is presenting an exclusive one-day showcase of the top commercial and technology successes impacting business and society stemming from nanotechnology. [[BR]] This ascendant snapshot...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      13th Foresight Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology

      Category: conference/workshop

      Join us for six days dedicated to cutting-edge nanotechnology. Three stand-alone, complimentary sessions - Vision, Applications & Policy, and Research - are designed to give both veterans and newcomers a thorough understanding of the most important goals for nanotech, the Foresight...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      International Congress of Nanotechnology (ICNT)

      Category: conference/workshop

      ICNT is the premier international conference, which covers a comprehensive spectrum of the emerging field of Nanotechnology: from the latest research and development in nanomaterials, nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, nanobiotechnology, nanomedicine, nanoethics, education, environmental, societal...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      NPMS-7/SIMD-5 Joint International Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      Jointly held with 7th International Conference on New Phenomena in Mesoscopic Structures and the 5th International Conference on Surfaces and Interfaces of Mesoscopic Devices. [[BR]] The scope of NPMS-7/SIMD-5 spans nano-fabrication through complex phase coherent mesoscopic systems including...

    • 10:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      APS Divison of Materials Physics abstract submission deadline

      Category: conference/workshop

      All contributed abstracts must be submitted via the official APS web site at http://abstracts.aps.org/ by Wednesday, November 30, 2005. If you intend for your abstract to be part of a Focus Topic, be sure to choose the Sorting Category Code associated with that Focus Topic.

    • 10:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      International Workshop on Computational Electronics

      Category: conference/workshop

      Abstract Submission Deadline. An abstract consisting of one page text and one page figures must be uploaded on the conference home-page before the deadline.

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Buildings for Advanced Technology Workshop III

      Category: conference/workshop

      Meet ownders, users and facility managers, Learn about planning, design and construction, of Buildings for Advanced Technology. [[BR]] Following the success of the previous Buildings for Advanced Technology Workshops, BAT III will be held on February 6-8, 2006 at Purdue University in West...

    • 6:30 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      NCLT Seminar Series - Dr. Nora Saelli

      Category: seminar

      Creating Research Links between Science at the Nanoscale and Science Education [[BR]] [[BR]] This talk will address what is needed to reduce the gap between current science education and science education that incorporates the ideas in current nanoscience. The ability to manipulate matter...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      The National Nanotechnology Initiative at Five Years

      Category: conference/workshop

      Throughout history, new technologies such as the printing press, steam engine, mechanized agriculture, and more recently information technology and biotechnology have transformed human society. The US Nanotechnological Initiative (NNI) is a program designed to improve human society through the...

    • 3:00 pm GMT 
      to 4:00 pm GMT 

      Launch of a Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

      Category: seminar

      The Museum of Science, Boston, in partnership with the Science Museum of Minnesota and the Exploratorium in San Francisco, has been selected by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to form and lead a national Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Network) comprised of...

    • 6:00 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      NCLT Seminar Series - Dr. Nora Saelli [rescheduled]

      Category: seminar

      Creating Research Links between Science at the Nanoscale and Science Education [[BR]] This talk will address what is needed to reduce the gap between current science education and science education that incorporates the ideas in current nanoscience. The ability to manipulate matter at...

    • 6:30 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      NCLT Seminar Series - Dr. Jia Grace Lu

      Category: seminar

      Metal Oxide Nanowires: Synthesis, Characterization and Device Applications [[BR]] [[BR]] Various metal oxide nanowires, such as ZnO, SnO2, Fe2O3, In2O3 and Ga2O3, have been synthesized by chemical vapor deposition method. Their structures and properties are characterized by TEM, SEM,...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      APS March Mtg.: Fundamental Challenges in Transport Properties of Nanostructures

      Category: conference/workshop

      *Suggestions for Invited Speakers (Deadline August 31, 2005) [[BR]] **E-mail one of the organizers, or [[BR]] **Web submission: http://www.aps.org/units/dmp/invited.cfm [[BR]] [[BR]] *Contributed Abstracts (Deadline November 30, 2005) [[BR]] **http://abstracts.aps.org/ 13.6.2...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      APS March Mtg: Thermal, Thermoelectric, and Mass Transport at the Nanoscale

      Category: conference/workshop

      The influential role of quantum effects and correlations in nanoscale structures often leads to unexpected and fundamentally interesting behavior. The ability to harness such effects for device applications, however, depends crucially on the thermal and mechanical stability of the constituent...

    • 10:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      International Workshop on Computational Electronics

      Category: conference/workshop

      Early Registration deadline.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Fondations of Nanoschience: Self-Assembled Architecutures and Devices (FNANO)

      Category: conference/workshop

      3rd anual conference [[BR]] [[BR]] This is a yearly conference on foundations of nanoscience, maintaining the highest scientific standards. Self-assembly is the central theme of the conference. Topics include self-assembled architectures and devices, at scales ranging from nano-scale to...

    • 3:45 pm BST 
      4:45 am BST 

      Nanotechnology in Space Exploration

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Michael Hecht JPL, Pasadena Abstract Since everybody in the audience knows more about nanotechnology than I do, I'll tell the heartwarming personal story of the Phoenix mission to Mars and the instruments that will explore Mars' frozen north. If you're too busy doing real work to...

    • 10:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Abstract Deadline: 2nd Int. Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

      Category: conference/workshop

      Delegates are invited to submit abstracts for consideration for oral and poster presentations. Abstracts should be submitted as a Word file attachment via email to ICBN@aiche.org and should be no longer than 300 words. All abstracts should clearly state the title,...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      IWCE-11 International Workshop on Computational Electronics

      Category: conference/workshop

      The workshop covers all aspects of advanced simulation of electronic transport and optoelectronic processes in semiconductors and semiconductor devices based on both inorganic and organic materials. The scientific program, organized in a single-session format, consists of invited lectures,...

    • 10:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Early Registration: 2nd Int. Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

      Category: conference/workshop

      Be a part of the conference that brings together leading researchers working at the interface of bioengineering and nanotechnology. This is your opportunity to hear the latest advances and explore the enormous potential of these emerging areas which unite engineering, science, and medicine.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      TerraGrid 06: Advancing Scientific Discovery

      Category: conference/workshop

      TeraGrid '06 is a forum for individuals and institutions who are interested in building and using cyberinfrastructure. NSF (National Science Foundation) Director Dr. Arden Bement will be the conference keynote speaker. OCI (Office of Cyberinfrastructure) Director (Designate) Dr. Daniel Atkins...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      4th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels

      Category: conference/workshop

      The conference is intended to provide a platform for researchers to exchange information and identify research needs in this emerging area encompassing many engineering and bio-medical disciplines.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Energy Nanotechnology International Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      There is a growing awareness that nanoscience and nanotechnology can have a profound impact on energy generation, storage, and utilization by exploiting the significant differences of energy states and transport in nanostructures and macrostructures. Nanotechnology-based solutions are being...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      ASME 4th Nano Training Bootcamp

      Category: conference/workshop

      The ASME Nano Training Bootcamp is specifically organized to offer a detailed and tutorial-based account of advances in fundamentals related to Nanoscience in a wide variety of fields, and prospects for translating these advances into useful Nanotechnologies. The participants will be challenged...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      4th Annual Molecular Conduction and Sensors Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is the 4th in a series of annual workshops on Molecular Conduction. [[BR]] [[BR]] The workshop has been an informal and open venue for discussing new results and key challenges. Since last year, we have expanded the theme of the workshop to include molecular-scale sensing, i.e....

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      NANO-2006 Eighth International Conference on Nanostructured Materials

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 8th International Conference on Nanostructured Materials - Nano 2006 will be held at the campus of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India from August 20 to 25, 2006.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2nd International Conference on Bioengineering and Nanotechnology

      Category: conference/workshop

      Be a part of the conference that brings together leading researchers working at the interface of bioengineering and nanotechnology. This is your opportunity to hear the latest advances and explore the enormous potential of these emerging areas which unite engineering, science, and...

    • 6:00 pm BST 
      to 7:00 pm BST 

      Wilson: Software Carpentry for Scientists and Engineers

      Category: seminar

      Many scientists and engineers spend much of their lives writing, debugging, and maintaining software, but only a handful have ever been taught how to do this effectively: after a couple of introductory courses, they are left to rediscover (or reinvent) the rest of programming on their own. As...

    • 7:30 pm BST 
      to 9:00 pm BST 

      HUB Technologies: A Fully Operational Collaborative Cyberinfrastructure

      Category: seminar

      Cyberinfrastructure has the potential to be an enabling technology to connect large user communities through services for research, education, computing, visualization, and collaboration. Over the next few years, significant funding opportunities to apply cyberinfrastructure to many fields of...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Multifunctional Nanocomposites 2006 Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Multifunctional NANOcomposites 2006 Conference is intended to provide a platform for researchers to exchange information, identify research needs and promote the industry-academia interactions in this emerging area of multifunctional nanocomposites. The conference will consist of keynote...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:30 pm BST 

      Addressing Grand Energy Challenges Through Nanoscience

      Category: seminar

      Prof Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Department of Physics and Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT, Cambridge ABSTRACT: Advanced materials, utilizing nanostructures to provide new materials properties and opportunities for the independent control of materials structures...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Frontiers in Scanning Probe Microscopy Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      This three day workshop will feature thematically arranged invited and contributed papers (poster session). The topics will be organized along application-oriented themes that deal with specific areas of SPM advanced techniques including attractive mode imaging, scanning under liquids,...

    • 12:30 pm BST 
      5:00 pm BST 

      2006 Symposium

      Category: conference/workshop

      The International Institute for Nanotechnology at Northwestern University is hosting its 2006 Symposium October 11-12 on the Evanston Campus. The event is free and open to faculty and students who are interested in learning more about the latest research in the field of Nanotechnology.

    • 8:30 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      Exploiting Anisotropy for Nanoscale Building Block Self-Assembly

      Category: seminar

      Exploiting Anisotropy for Nanoscale Building Block Self-Assembly: The Shape(s) of Things to Come Friday November 3, 2006 3:30 p.m. Room B12 Materials & Electrical Engineering Bldg. Sharon C. Glotzer Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science and...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      The 4th International Surface Cleaning Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      To present and discuss current and future challenges and solutions in surface cleaning to the surface cleaning community. The workshop will give end-users, researchers and suppliers a forum to discuss new technologies, solutions and limitations in meeting surface cleaning needs for the year 2006...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Supercomputing 2006

      Category: conference/workshop

      nanoHUB is present in various events at the SC06 program. Including the education program, Purdue Booth presentations, Teragrid Booth presentations, Dell Booth presentations.

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      2006 MRS Fall Meeting

      Category: conference/workshop

      Materials Research Society biannual Meeting

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Deformation and Strength of Nanoscale Wires: nanoMATERIALS simulation toolkit

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Deformation and Strength of Nanoscale Wires: nanoMATERIALS simulation toolkit tutorial Alejandro Strachan, Assistant Professor, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: Molecular dynamics (MD) is a powerful technique to characterize the...

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      What can the TEM tell you about your nanomaterial?

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial "What can the TEM tell you about your nanomaterial?" Eric Stach, Professor, School of Materials Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: In this tutorial, I will present a brief overview of the ways that transmission electron microscopy can be used to...

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Atomistic Alloy Disorder in Nanodevices

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Atomistic Alloy Disorder in Nanodevices Gerhard Klimeck, Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University Abtract: Electronic structure and quantum transport simulations are typically performed in perfectly ordered semiconductor structures....

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Toward Improving the Precision of Nanoscale Force-Displacement Measurements

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Toward Improving the Precision of Nanoscale Force-Displacement Measurements Jason Clark, Professor, Schools of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: Nanotechnology has great potential for being used to create...

    • 3:30 pm GMT 
      to 4:30 pm GMT 

      The Semiconductor Industry's Nanoelectronics Research Initiative: Motivation

      Category: seminar

      The Semiconductor Industry's Nanoelectronics Research Initiative: Motivation and Challenges Jeff Welser, Director, SRC nanoelectronics Research Initiative IBM Almaden Research Center Abstract: For over 35 years, the ability to achieve increased performance per dollar in microprocessor...

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Nanolithography

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Nanolithography Minghao Qi, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: Integrated circuits have dramatically changed the way people live, communicate and work over the past forty years. For example, digital storage has almost eliminated...

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Essentials of Visualization

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Essentials of Visualization David Ebert, Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Pudue University Abstract: In this talk, I will cover the basic techniques for visualization, some of the tools available, and how to NOT miscommunicate information from...

    • 6:00 pm GMT 
      to 7:00 pm GMT 

      Nanoscale Antena Apertures

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Nanoscale Antenna Apertures Xianfan Xu, Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: This presentation will discuss light concentration and enhancement in nanometer-scale ridge aperture antennas. Resent research, including numerical...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      CMOS-Nano Hybrid Technology: a nanoFPGA-related study

      Category: seminar

      CMOS-Nano Hybrid Technology: a nanoFPGA-related Study Dr. Wei Wang, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, IUPUI Abstract: The future of the hundred billion dollar semiconductor industry relies on radical innovations of nanoelectronics. Instead of completely replacing CMOS...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Molecular Interferometry

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Molecular Interferometry Dave Nolte, Purdue University Abstract coming soon

    • 1:30 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      NanoDay 2007 (New York City)

      Category: other

      NanoDay is an all-day, city-wide event designed to attract local pre-college students into the new interdisciplinary fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology. NanoDay will take place on March 31, 2007, at the City College of New York and is sponsored by Columbia University Nanocenter in...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Solid-State Lighting

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Solid-State Lighting Tim Sands, Professor, Schools of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Material Science Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: More than one-fifth of the electrical power consumed in the U.S. is used for general illumination. Much of this...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      to 4:00 pm BST 

      Amine Linked Single Molecule Circuits: Systematic Measurements & Understanding

      Category: seminar

      Mark Hybersten, Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven Nanotional Laboratory and Center for Electron Transport in Molecular Nanostructures, Coumbia Univesity Abstract: Formation and function of well-defined linkages between organic molecules and metallic electrodes has been a key...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2007 MRS Spring Meeting

      Category: conference/workshop

      Materials Research Society biannual meeting

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      SUGAR: The Spice for MEMS

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial SUGAR: The Spice for MEMS Jason Clark, Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: In this seminar, I present some design, modeling, and simulation features of a computer aided engineering tool for microelectromechanical...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Nucleic acids

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Nucleic acids Don Bergstrrom, Professor, Purdue University Abstract coming soon

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Modeling and Analysis of VLSI Interconnects

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Modeling and Analysis of VLSI Interconnects Cheng-kok Koh, Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: With continual technology scaling, the accurate and efficient modeling and simulation of interconnect effects have become...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      High Frequency VLSI Circuits

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial High Frequency VLSO Circuits Dan Jiao, Assistant Professor, School of Electrican and Computer Engineering, Purdue University Abstract: As on-chip circuits have scaled into the nanometer regime and higher frequencies, electromagnetics-based analysis has increasingly...

    • 7:00 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Microstructural Design of Electrically Active Materials and Devices Through Comp

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Microstructural Design of Electrcally Active Materials and Devices Through Computational Modeling: The OOF Project Edwin Garcia, Purdue University Abstract coming soon

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      5th New England International Nanomanufacturing Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      The goal of the workshop is to address moving from the laboratory to industry-floor manufacturing. In addition, the workshop will address current developments and successes in transitioning research into commercial products and serve as a forum for industry, academia, and small business to...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Molecular Conduction Workshop 2007

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is the 5th in a series of annual workshops on Molecular Conduction. The prior workshops have been in W. Lafayette (2003, 2005), Evanston (2004) and Virginia (2006). The workshop has been an informal and open venue for discussing new results and key challenges. Two years ago, we expanded...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2007 Nano-Bio Workshop with nanoHUB Summer School and User Forum

      Category: conference/workshop

      This summer, on the campus of the University of Illinois, the NCDBN and NCN@UIUC will hold a scientific meeting on "Experimental and Computational Approaches to Understanding Membrane Assemblies and Permeation," a nanoHUB user forum, and a summer school on "Multiscale Theory,...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2007 7th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO)

      Category: conference/workshop

      IEEE Conference on Nanotech

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Learn Rappture and other software skills

      Category: conference/workshop

      The NCN is hosting a hands-on workshop covering the Rappture toolkit, Matlab, Python, and other software development skills that will help you develop tools for nanoHUB. Travel support is available. Sign up today! Come the week before and learn about multiscale theory, simulation, and...

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Particles 2007 - Particle-Based Device Technologies

      Category: conference/workshop

      Particles 2007 is an international conference examining the science, technology, and business aspects of particle-based device technologies in different application areas including data storage, electronics, photonics, displays, diagnostics, and advanced materials fabrication. The conference...

    • 7:30 pm BST 
      to 8:30 pm BST 

      nano501:Simulating with PETE: Purdue Exploratory Technology Evaluator

      Category: seminar

      Arijit Raychowdhury [[BR]] Using PETE one can evaluate any MOSFET like devices or any New Devices in terms of performance on Benchmark circuits. The input to the tool can be in terms of typical MOSFET parameters or in terms of I-V and C-V tables. The Benchmark circuits include minimum sized...

    • 7:30 pm BST 
      to 8:30 pm BST 

      nano 501: Understanding approach curves and scanned images in tapping mode AFM

      Category: seminar

      Arvind Raman Much information about the tip-sample material properties is buried in the amplitude and phase vs distance curves that are routinely acquired in tapping mode AFM. We will illustrate this with some example problems using the Dynamic Approach Curves (DAC) tool under VEDA- Virtual...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      NanoTX'07

      Category: conference/workshop

      We are very interested in new nanotechnology companies/organizations participating in this years conference and trade show. NanoTX'07 is working with the Texas Nanotechnology Initiative and the City of Dallas on this trade event taking place October 2-4, 2007 at the Dallas Convention Center. ...

    • 8:00 pm BST 
      6:00 pm BST 

      NST at the AVS 54 International Syjmposium & Exhibition

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 2007 AVS International Symposium will present a Nanoscale Science and Technology program with 37 sessions, over 75 invited talks, and 28 companies with nanoscale related products in the exhibition. A "Pocket Guide" to the program is available at the symposium website.

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      1:00 am BST 

      Crash Course: Putting Your Work Online at nanoHUB.org

      Category: seminar

      Eat FREE PIZZA and learn how to publish your work online at nanoHUB.org: * Publish your PDF/DOC files within minutes * Go from PowerPoint slides to an animated presentation in a few hours * Go from Matlab scripts or Fortran code to an online simulation tool in a few days

    • 6:30 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      Plastic Deformation at Micron and Submicron Scales

      Category: seminar

      Professor Marisol Koslowski Most people experiences the way objects plastically deform on a macroscopic scale. From a car crash to the bending of a paper clip plastic deformation occurs in the form of a smooth flow as a response of an applied stress. But due to the constant shrinking on the...

    • 5:30 pm GMT 
      to 6:30 pm GMT 

      The nanotech future: a conversation with Mihail Roco

      Category: interview

      WASHINGTON, DC. It is hard to discuss the future of nanotechnology without talking about or with Mike Roco. Dr. Roco is the key architect of the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) America's $8 billion federal investment in the science and engineering research expected to...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      The 5th International Surface Cleaning Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      The workshop objective is to present and discuss current and future challenges and solutions in surface cleaning to the surface cleaning community. The workshop will give end-users, researchers, and suppliers a forum to discuss new technologies, solutions and limitations in meeting surface...

    • 12:00 am GMT 
      7:30 pm GMT 

      Nanotechnology Occupational Health and Safety

      Category: conference/workshop

      This conference will bring together union leaders, human resource managers, social scientists, media, public policy officials, and science experts to examine issues relating to potential risks involved for nanotechnology workers - both in laboratory settings and in industry - and ways to limit...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Lecture 1 on molecular dynamics modeling of materials

      Category: seminar

      Molecular dynamics simulations are playing an increasingly important role in many areas of science and engineering, from biology and pharmacy to nanoelectronics and structural materials. Recent breakthroughs in methodologies and in first principles-based interatomic potentials significantly...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Lecture 2 on molecular dynamics modeling of materials

      Category: seminar

      Molecular dynamics simulations are playing an increasingly important role in many areas of science and engineering, from biology and pharmacy to nanoelectronics and structural materials. Recent breakthroughs in methodologies and in first principles-based interatomic potentials significantly...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Lecture 3 on molecular dynamics modeling of materials

      Category: seminar

      Molecular dynamics simulations are playing an increasingly important role in many areas of science and engineering, from biology and pharmacy to nanoelectronics and structural materials. Recent breakthroughs in methodologies and in first principles-based interatomic potentials significantly...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      4:59 am GMT 

      NanoArt 2007 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE COMPETITION

      Category: other

      FREE Entries Submission deadline December 31, 2007. Open to All Artists and Scientists - Three Electron Microscope Scans are provided as Seed Images The worldwide competition NanoArt 2007 is open to everyone. Online voting will open January 1, 2008 through March 31, 2008. Judging is...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Introduction to the Object Oriented Finite Element Modeling of Material Microstr

      Category: seminar

      Introduction to the Object Oriented Finite Element Modeling of Material Microsturctures ABSTRACT: The determination of macroscopic properties of a material in terms of the underlying mesoscopic characteristics is of fundamental importance to Materials Science. Moreover, the engineering of...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      2007 IEEE EDSSC Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      2007 IEEE Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      4:59 am BST 

      NanoArt 2007 is Open for Public VOTE

      Category: other

      NanoArt 2007 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE COMPETITION VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE WORK NanoArt is a new art discipline at the intersections of Art, Science and Technology, and relates to the micro or nanosculptures (atomic and molecular sculptures) created by artists or scientists through chemical or...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Multiphase Gallilum Nitride Nanowires and Nanocircuits

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Tutorial Virginia Ayres, Michigan State University ABSTRACT Catalyst-free vapor-solid nanowire growth, a newly described method for the production of nanowires compatible with a wide variety of semiconductor materials, has been used to produce novel multiphase...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Three-Dimensional Photonic Crystals

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Seminar Minghao Qi Abstract: A photonic crystal (PhCs) is typically a composite of a high-dielectric-constant material (e.g. Si) and a low-constant one (e.g. SiO2 or air), arranged periodically in space. Two dimensional examples include a hexagonal lattice of air holes drilled...

    • 7:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Heat Transfer Across Solid Contacts Enhanced with Nanomaterials

      Category: seminar

      Nano 501 Seminar Timothy S. Fisher Abstract: This presentation will describe thermal transport processes at solid-solid material interfaces. An overview of applications in the electronics industry will serve to motivate the subject, and then the basic diffusive constriction theory will...

    • 9:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      Algorithms and Parallelization Approaches for Scaling to 23,000 Processors

      Category: seminar

      Future field effect transistors will be on the same length scales as "esoteric" devices such as quantum dots, nanowires, ultra-scaled quantum wells, and resonant tunneling diodes. In those structures the behavior of carriers and their interaction with their environment need to be...

    • 10:00 pm GMT 
      to 11:30 pm GMT 

      Gen-Nano Game Project Call-Out

      Category: other

      What: Best Gen-Nano Game Competition Call Out with pizza served When: 5PM-6:30PM on Thurs, Feb 7 Where: POTR 118 Why: Learn more about generation-nano project and competition details Invent the Best Gen-Nano Game and win up to $300 in cash! The competition is open Jan 16, 2008 with a...

    • 9:30 pm GMT 
      12:30 am GMT 

      Center for Nanosciences and Nanotechnology at (UNAM) Ensenada

      Category: conference/workshop

      The debut of UNAM Ensenada's Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology marks the trend of newly inaugurated departments focused on nanotechnology in universities around the world. UNAM is already recognized as the university with the highest concentration of researchers working on nanotechnology...

    • 12:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      IEEE NANO2008 Abstract Submission Deadline

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 8th International Conference on Nanotechnology.[[BR]][[BR]] Please see website for details.

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      5:00 pm BST 

      The First International Workshop on Label-free Biosensing

      Category: conference/workshop

      The BIOS Lab-on-a-Chip Group and MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology at the University of Twente announces the first international workshop on label-free biosensing. The workshop content is dedicated to label-free sensing of biomolecular interactions where different methods and aspects of...

    • 10:30 pm BST 
      1:30 am BST 

      Clearing the US and EU Regulatory Path to Product Approval

      Category: seminar

      Clearing the US and EU Regulatory Path to Product Approval -"What Similarities and Differences Exist and How Can Companies Manage the Hurdles?" Learn how to navigate through the complexities and policy changes that biotech and nanotech products face today. Expert advice and case...

    • 1:30 pm BST 
      to 11:00 pm BST 

      Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum is the premier venue to learn about the latest in nano research directly from the Bay Area's top research community, to hear about research and development priorities, and to discuss some of the social, economic and political implications of nanotechnology. In...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      5:00 pm BST 

      NanoThailand Symposium 2008 Extended Abstracts deadline

      Category: other

      Topics at NTS 2008 will cover 6 areas of applications inNanotechnology. the proposed theme are Energy, Textiles, Drug Delivery, Devices, Safety and Nanoscale simulations for industrial applications.

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      NCN Software Boot Camp

      Category: conference/workshop

      The NCN is holding a software boot camp starting May 20 at Purdue University. Learn the basics of scientific programming in MATLAB, Fortran, and other programming languages. Use the Rappture toolkit to accelerate the development of interfaces for scientific tools. Get your tools online at...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      Int. Summer School on Modelling and Optimization in Nanolectronics - MOMINE'08

      Category: other

      The aim of the School is to bring together PhD students, junior and senior scientists from universities and industry with the goal of intensive discussions about modelling and optimization of electronic circuits and device. The school is mainly directed at mathematicians, computer scientists and...

    • 9:00 pm BST 
      6:00 pm BST 

      MIGAS08 / International Summer School on Advanced Microelectronics

      Category: conference/workshop

      This school is addressed to PhD students, engineers and researchers coming both from the university and from industry of the semiconductors.[[BR]] This 11th session of MIGAS is devoted to: "Nanoscale CMOS and Si-based Beyond CMOS Nanodevices"[[BR]] [[BR]] Program:[[BR]] 1)...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2008 NCN@Purdue - Intel Summer School on Electronics from the Bottom Up

      Category: conference/workshop

      Electronics from the Bottom Up is an educational initiative designed to promote a new approach to electronic devices, that is very different from the standard approach of extrapolating the traditional concepts of microelectronics onto the nanoscale. Instead we start with concepts that are sound...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      ASME 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 3rd Energy Nanotechnology International Conference will be held on August 10-14, 2008 in Jacksonville, Florida, together with the ASME Fluids, Heat Transfer, Energy, and Solar conferences. This unique conference will focus on the state-of-the-art research and development in energy-related...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      IEEE NANO2008 Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 8th International Conference on Nanotechnology.[[BR]][[BR]] Please see website for details.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Accelerators for Science and Engineering Applications: GPUs and Multicore

      Category: conference/workshop

      High-performance computing is entering a new era with the emergence of petascale systems that will enable researchers to solve a new class of complex problems. To ensure these capabilities are available, researchers must develop new programming paradigms and advanced code development tools for...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      The 6th New England International Nanomanufacturing Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      The goal of the workshop is to address moving nanotechnology from the laboratory to industry-floor manufacturing. The workshop will address current developments and successes in transitioning research into commercial products and serve as a forum for industry, academia, and small business to...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      to 9:00 pm BST 

      University of Illinois Chapter of Optical Society of America annual workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      The University of Illinois chapters of the Optical Society of America (OSA) and the IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) cordially invite you to their annual workshop held in conjunction with the Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory (MNTL). The FREE workshop titled "Emerging Trends in...

    • 12:00 pm GMT 
      2:00 am GMT 

      The 2nd International Festival for NanoArt

      Category: other

      The 2nd International Festival for NanoArt organized by NanoArt21 (www.nanoart21.org) will be hosted in Stuttgart, Germany by NAHVISION Institute for International Culture Exchange, between November 1st and November 30th, 2008. The show is curated by artist/scientist Cris Orfescu (USA) and art...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      NanoThailand Symposium 2008

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 1st biannual NanoThailand Symposium (NTS) will be held during November 6-8, 2008 in Bangkok, Thailand. NTS is conceived as a series of premier international conference and exhibitions on Nanotechnology to bring together world-leading researchers and exhibitors, in several focused areas of...

    • 2:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:20 pm GMT 

      HUBbub about Online Research, Education, and Collaboration

      Category: conference/workshop

      At Purdue University on November 7, we'll present an overview of the HUBzero platform and highlight a few of our most successful hubs--including nanoHUB.org. If you're curious about hubs, spend the morning with us and learn how this technology has been used in a wide variety of projects on...

    • 2:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:30 pm GMT 

      A Memristor and Memristive Systems Symposium Friday, November 21 9:00 a.m.- 4:30

      Category: conference/workshop

      A Memristor and Memristive Systems Symposium Friday, November 21 9:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Sibley Auditorium, UC Berkeley Scholars, scientists, engineers and students are welcome to join UC Merced and UC Berkeley for "A Memristor and Memristive Systems Symposium," which will explore the...

    • 9:30 pm GMT 
      to 10:30 pm GMT 

      Seth Lichter: Basic Rules of Protein Folding

      Category: seminar

      How are proteins made? Inside cells, messenger RNA first instructs the ribosomes as to the order which amino acids should be joined together. Linked together and released from the ribosome, the protein is not functional. It now needs to fold into a precise three-dimensional shape. There are no...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      2nd Bangalore Nano

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Conference will focus on a broad spectrum of issues relating to Nanotechnology R&D, innovation, policy, investment, commercialization and global opportunities. The Sessions mentioned below will spell out the role and impact of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology in India's future. Industry...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      4:59 am GMT 

      NanoArt 2008 INTERNATIONAL ONLINE COMPETITION - 3rd Edition

      Category: other

      FREE Entries - Open to All Artists and Scientists - Nanostructures Seed Images are Provided for Further Artistic Creation Submission deadline January 15, 2009 NanoArt is a new art discipline at the art-science-technology intersections. It features nanolandscapes (molecular and atomic...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Nanotechnology Project Bazaar

      Category: conference/workshop

      2 day conference where there will be seminars and participants will have opportunity to share their ideas on nanotechnology in 2 minute presentations.

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      Research Challenges for the Semiconductor Industry

      Category: seminar

      This year's Phillip F. Bagwell Lecture is given by Steven Hillenius, Vice President, Semiconductor Research Corportation. Abstract: The semiconductor industry has achieved extraordinary growth in productivity over the last 50 or more years through investment in basic research. The industry...

    • 6:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      Renewable Solar Energy: Has the Sun Finally Risen on Photovoltaics?

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Mark Pinto, Senior Vice President, Applied Materials, Inc. Pinto serves as both General Manager of Applied's Energy and Environmental Solutions business and as the corporate Chief Technical Officer. Look for his talk on nanoHUB.org soon after.

    • 5:00 pm GMT 
      to 6:00 pm GMT 

      Simulation of Thermal Effects in Semiconductor Devices

      Category: seminar

      Zlatan Aksamija talks about: Simulation of Thermal Effects in Semiconductor Devices Thermal generation in MOSFETs is seen as the ultimate limit to scaling. Thermal management solutions such as heat sinks are not sufficient to deal with heat generation in future integrated circuits based on...

    • 5:00 pm GMT 
      to 6:00 pm GMT 

      NCN@Illiinois Seminar: Silicon-Interface Scattering in Carbon Nanotube Transistors

      Category: seminar

      Slava V. Rotkin (Leghigh U.) takes about: Silicon-Interface Scattering in Carbon Nanotube Transistors Recent experimental studies on carbon nanotube materials and also graphene revealed significant influence of the surface scattering mechanisms on their electronic properties. The physics of...

    • 12:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      nanotech

      Category: conference/workshop

      dialogue about nanoscience

    • 1:30 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      NanoRegulation - Anticipating the Smallest Threats and the Largest Opportunities

      Category: seminar

      The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) is hosting the third Nanotechnology Symposium: "NanoRegulation - Anticipating the Smallest Threats and the Largest Opportunities" on March 19, 2009 in Sacramento, California. The symposium will also be available via webcast at...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nanotech Insight: "Because Small Matter is no Small Matter"

      Category: conference/workshop

      The nanorevolution is just around the corner. Research and discovery in nanoscience are exploding and numerous key enabling technologies will soon lead to far-reaching changes in our lives. In fact, nanotech is already weaving yesterday's dreams into today's reality with great advances in fields...

    • 2:30 pm BST 
      to 11:30 pm BST 

      2009 Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum

      Category: conference/workshop

      Welcome to UC Berkeley's leading nanotechnology event, the Berkeley Nanotechnology Forum! This all-day event on Sunday, April 26, 2009 from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. is a great opportunity to learn more about nanotechnology today. Listen to views of top scientists, entrepreneurs and venture...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nano Cement, Steel and Construction Industries Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      Recent developments in the study and manipulation of materials and processes at the nanoscale offer the exciting prospect of producing new macro materials, properties and products. The construction industry will inevitably be a beneficiary of these nanotech developments. This conference will...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Introducing the Rappture Toolkit (2-day tutorial)

      Category: conference/workshop

      Brief introduction to the Rappture Toolkit for incoming students in the NCN SURF program. Learn the basics of scientific programming in MATLAB, Fortran, and other programming languages. Use the Rappture toolkit to accelerate the development of interfaces for scientific tools. Get your tools...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2009 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School ( June 1st - June 12th )

      Category: other

      Principles of Nano-Biophotonics Technology and Methods of Investigation Current Research: - Biomolecular Sensing - Nanoprobes - Nonlinear Microscopy - Nanoscopy - Nanoplasmonics - And More ... Register at:

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois Global Enterprise for MicroMechanics and Molecular Medicine Summer School

      Category: conference/workshop

      Global Enterprise for MicroMechanics and Molecular Medicine (GEM4, www.gem4.org, through the financial support of National Science Foundation NSF), organizes a series of Summer Schools on Cellular and Molecular Mechanics. The 2009 GEM4 Summer School will be held on June 8 - June 19,...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Lab-on-a-Chip Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      This one-day workshop is designed to introduce researchers to the different technologies used in lab-on-chip systems. Speakers will include U-M faculty and staff members. The workshop is aimed at researchers from academia and industry who are interested in learning about lab-on-chip fabrication....

    • 1:30 pm BST 
      8:30 pm BST 

      Functional Optical Imaging

      Category: conference/workshop

      Functional Optical Imaging Hosted by the Institute of Biophysics, Imaging and Optical Science (IBIOS) University of Nottingham, UK. 2nd - 3rd July 2009 Progress in biological sciences has been driven by development in optical imaging. In the early days visualising the structure of...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2009 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

      Category: conference/workshop

      Electronics from the Bottom Up seeks to bring a new perspective to engineering education -- one that is designed to help realize the opportunities of nanotechnology. Ever since the birth of solid-state physics, materials have been described in terms of average material parameters like the...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      to 9:30 pm BST 

      International Nanotechnology Symposium

      Category: conference/workshop

      The symposium will gather experts from France, Mexico and throughout the United States to discuss pioneering approaches employing a high-resolution DMA (Differential Mobility Analyzer), a physical detection method that can be applied to many virus species, particles, and ions in the environment...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nano and Giga Challenges in Electronics, Photonics and Renewable Energy

      Category: conference/workshop

      The NGC2009 & CSTC2009 forum in Canada invites academic and industrial researchers to present tutorial, expository and original research papers dedicated to solving scientific and technological problems in electronics, photonics and renewable energy such as atomic scale materials design, bio-...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nanotech India 2009

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanotech India 2009 is an International Conference on nanotechnology and its various applications being presented by Nanotech Impex India Pvt Ltd. The Conference aims to bridge the gap between the researchers in the lab and the business community in the boardroom across the world, providing...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis

      Category: conference/workshop

      This short course on Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis has been very well received since 1985, with offerings alternating in Europe and the U.S. It has been attended by more than 2500 students, and their evaluations of the course have categorized the course as being essential training in the...

    • 8:00 pm BST 
      to 9:00 pm BST 

      The Transistor: From Shockley, Bardeen, and Brattain to single molecules and atoms

      Category: seminar

      Sven Rogge, Kavli Institute for Nanoscience, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands In this lecture we will review the working principles of transistors and their evolution from the first bipolar device in 1947 to state-of-the-art field-effect nanodevices that will power future...

    • 8:00 pm BST 
      to 9:00 pm BST 

      Your Career Choices after Graduate School and The Most-Neglected Item in your Career Development: Communication Skills

      Category: seminar

      Gerhard Klimeck, Technical Director of the Network for Computational Nanotechnology and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nanomaterials and the Environment & Instrumentation, Metrology, and Analytical Methods

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is the second workshop in the National Nanotechnology Initiative's nanoEHS workshop series. This highly integrated workshop brings together the areas of ecosystem effects and fate & transport with efforts to understand, predict, and quantify the chemical and physical properties and...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nanotribology Session at the 2009 ASME/STLE International Joint Tribology Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Nanotribology Session at the ASME/STLE International Joint Tribology Conference will consist of two days of presentations on nanoscale friction, wear, and lubrication research.

    • 2:00 pm GMT 
      to 7:30 pm GMT 

      NanoTeach 2009: A South Region Conference to Inspire K-12 Nanoscience Education

      Category: conference/workshop

      If you are an innovative, K-12 teacher curious about emerging technology and want to know what the big deal is about nanotechnology this conference is for you. Join us in Danville, Virginia where the experts in the field will be your guides to the nanoworld. Your adventure begins with Nobel...

    • 10:30 pm GMT 
      9:45 pm GMT 

      NCN Workshop on Simulation-based Learning: Exploring Semicondutors, Nanoelectronics, and Beginning Chemistry [By Invitation Only]

      Category: conference/workshop

      Workshop attendees will learn: • how to employ the “How People Learn Framework” to design effective student learning experiences using www.nanoHUB.org; • about the opportunities and the issues that attend the use of simulations in learning situations; • ideas about how best to utilize...

    • 1:30 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      California Nano Industry Network Nanotechnology V Symposium

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) and the California Nano Industry Network is hosting the fifth Nanotechnology Symposium: "DTSC/California Nano-Industry Network Symposium" on November 16, 2009 in the Byron Sher Auditorium on the 2nd Floor of the Cal/EPA Building, 1001 I Street,...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Nanomaterials and Human Health & Instrumentation, Metrology, and Analytical Methods

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is the third workshop in the National Nanotechnology Initiative's nanoEHS workshop series. This highly integrated workshop brings together the areas of nanomaterials and human health research with efforts to understand, predict, and quantify the chemical and physical properties and...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      SciMeeting2009

      Category: seminar

      This meeting will combine scientific presentations, user exchanges, training and consortium communications. Scienomics provides software technology that helps organizations to use simulation technology in their R&D activities as a tool for efficient product and process design and development.

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Nano Petroleum, Gas and Petro-Chemical Industries Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      Fuel your imagination! Nanotechnology offers us a radically new way of thinking about energy. It offers an entirely new frontier for exploration: the ability to stretch the limits of our current energy sources, and to go beyond these sources into new and uncharted territories. Join...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      NanoBusiness Summit: 'Big Capital Meets Small Tech'

      Category: other

      The Nanotech Business Summit is the first forum of its kind to facilitate the integration of nanotech products into the global economy by connecting Middle Eastern capital with small tech innovations. This conference targets researchers, policy-makers, and executives in the region for them to...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 am GMT 

      Prof. Oden at Illinois Dec 7, 2009: Newmark Distinguished Lecture

      Category: seminar

      Validation, Prediction, and Error Control in Multiscale and Multiphysics Modeling: Foundational Issues in Modern Computational Science

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      9:00 pm BST 

      Nano Aqua Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      NanoAqua is a highly anticipated event featuring a forum of experts addressing the world's need for safe, clean and affordable water through nanotechnology. Learn about water and agricultural nanotechnology solutions already in the market and what the next wave of nanotech innovation holds for...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nano Agriculture Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      NanoAgri will address the nanotech solutions available to this important sector. This is a definitive event required for anyone in the agriculture sector interested in knowing the latest innovations and the benefits associated with them.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      HUBbub 2010

      Category: conference/workshop

      Workshop for the HUBzero User Community What's the hubbub? A platform for creating web sites that support scientific research, education, and collaboration, released as open source during this workshop! The HUBzero Platform is the basis of nanoHUB.org and 20 other sites, delivering hundreds...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois CNST ANNUAL NANOTECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP 2010

      Category: conference/workshop

      The broad objective of the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology (CNST) workshop is to showcase University of Illinois research in bionanotechnology/ nanomedicine, nanoelectronics/nanophotonics, nanomaterials/nanomanufacturing, and computational nanotechnology/nanomechanics. The general...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nano Cement, Steel and Construction Industries Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanotechnology means smarter materials for smarter construction. Join leading scientists, engineers and executives in Cairo as we meet to discuss the latest developments in nanotechnology for the construction industry.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      11:00 pm BST 

      Infinite and Infinitesimal in Mathematics, Computing and Natural Sciences

      Category: conference/workshop

      INFINITY-2010: Infinite and Infinitesimal in Mathematics, Computing, and Natural Sciences 17-21 May 2010, Grand Hotel San Michele, Cetraro, Italy http://www.theinfinitycomputer.com/infinity2010 Important dates (SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED): Submission of one page abstracts:...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School

      Category: other

      10 days: 4 hours of lectures per day, 4 hours of laboratory and computing per day TOPICS: Principles of Nano-Biophotonics Technology and methods of investigation Current research (e.g. biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics) Leading speakers...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Registraton Deadline: 2009 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

      Category: conference/workshop

      This year’s summer school will have two components: a focus on nanoelectronic devices, with an introduction to spintronics and, second, tutorials on selected topics in nanotechnology. First, we use our bottom-up approach to provide a clear perspective on quantum conduction, on converting heat to...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2010 Biosensing-Bioactuation (BSBA) Summer Institute

      Category: conference/workshop

      Objectives The overall objective is to help develop infrastructure and community building in order to enhance our ability to address overarching challenges. Specific Objectives 1. Training of the next generation workforce of researchers knowledgeable in both engineering and...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

      Category: conference/workshop

      This year’s summer school will have two components: a focus on nanoelectronic devices, with an introduction to spintronics and, second, tutorials on selected topics in nanotechnology. First, we use our bottom-up approach to provide a clear perspective on quantum conduction, on converting heat to...

    • 6:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Parallel MATLAB Tutorial Offered by Cornell and Purdue

      Category: conference/workshop

      Cornell University in partnership with Purdue University received a National Science Foundation award to deploy a new experimental computing resource called "MATLAB on the TeraGrid." This cluster provides a parallel MATLAB resource which is available from a MATLAB client running on a user's...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Introduction to XPS: What you should know about X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy?

      Category: conference/workshop

      XPS is widely used to determine the chemical composition of a surface (element concentrations, chemical states, lateral and depth distributions, etc.). Nowadays XPS has become a standard techniques for the characterization of solid surface. The course will teach how and what information can be...

    • 10:45 pm BST 
      12:15 am BST 

      NCN SLC Fall 2010 Welcome Dinner

      Category: other

      At this dinner, you will hear from the Student Leadership Council (SLC) about new plans for activities and events for this semester. Several students who interned at companies and national labs last summer will talk about their experience also. A guest speaker from Purdue's Graduate College...

    • 10:30 pm BST 
      12:30 am BST 

      SLC/NCN Student Etiquette Dinner

      Category: other

      All Purdue NCN-associated students and faculty are invited to join us for an Etiquette Dinner Event, presented by Mr. Anthony Cawdron, an experienced hospitality expert and house manager to Purdue's president. Space is limited, so an RSVP is required. If you did not receive an email...

    • 10:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      NCN Student Resume Project - Due Date

      Category: other

      Student resumes are due to Lynn Zentner by 5 PM on Thursday, October 21, 2010. All NCN-affiliated students are required to submit a resume as part of the Resume Workshop in our Professional Development Series. If you did not receive an email regarding this event, please go to the nanoHUB group...

    • 5:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      From Lens-Maker's to Maxwell's Equations: Focal Fields and the nanometer computational challenge

      Category: seminar

      NCN@Illinois Students Meeting, with keynote presentation by NCN@Illinois student Zuhaib Bashir Sheikh. Free lunch will be provided. All are welcome.

    • 12:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      2010 Joint NNIN/C & NCN Fall Workshop: Registration Deadline

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanoscience relies on intensive atomistic simulations that generate copious amounts of data. Since various ab-initio and empirical approaches exist in the field, there is a growing need to develop a common collaborative framework to provide meaningful comparisons between...

    • 12:00 pm GMT 
      9:00 pm GMT 

      Nanoinformatics 2010

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanoinformatics 2010 is a collaborative roadmapping and workshop project at which informatics experts, nanotechnology researchers and policy makers, and other stakeholders and potential contributors will jointly develop a roadmap for the area of nanoinformatics. Abstracts for papers and...

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Professional Development Seminar

      Category: seminar

      Dmitri Nikonov, Research Scientist, Intel Corporation, will give a brief talk on career paths for our Professional Development Series, followed by a round table discussion with students. Students are encouraged to bring questions. We hope for some lively discussion! Refreshments will be served.

    • 9:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      NCN@Illinois Students Weekly Seminar Series

      Category: seminar

      We will try to have guest speakers from around campus every week, and food will be provided. The first meeting will be next Thursday, November 11th, from 4-5pm. Please come and tell us about any new research or technologies you have heard about in the past week. This will be a way to learn...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      2010 Joint NNIN/C & NCN Fall Workshop: Building a Collaborative Framework for Nanoscale Simulations

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanoscience relies on intensive atomistic simulations that generate copious amounts of data. Since various ab-initio and empirical approaches exist in the field, there is a growing need to develop a common collaborative framework to provide meaningful comparisons between...

    • 9:00 pm GMT 
      to 10:00 pm GMT 

      NCN Students Brainstorm Session on New Nanotechnology

      Category: conference/workshop

      This is your chance to brainstorm and talk about new applications of cutting edge nanotechnology. We'll talk about current research, theory, and the future. The format will be an informal gathering, with food and drinks provided. This is not a lecture! We will have a guest from on campus who...

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:30 pm GMT 

      Dr. Malcolm Carroll, Sandia National Laboratories - Silicon enhancement mode nanostructures for quantum computing

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Carroll is presently the principle investigator for research on silicon quantum computing at Sandia National Laboratories, which has included development of quantum dots, cryoelectronics, and quantum error correction schemes for future quantum circuitry. Please join us for a presentation on...

    • 10:30 pm GMT 
      1:30 am GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Professional Development Seminar

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Malcolm S. Carroll, Sandia National Laboratories, will discuss his perspective on working at a national laboratory in comparison to his experience at a private company and observations of universities. There will be time for questions and discussion. Pizza will be served.

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:00 pm GMT 

      NCN@Illinois Students Weekly Seminar Series

      Category: seminar

      This week's speaker is Zlatan Aksamija, and the talk's title is "Semiconductor Nanostructures for Efficient Thermo-electric Energy Conversion". You can view his abstract and bio here: ...

    • 3:00 pm GMT 
      3:00 am GMT 

      3rd Bangalore Nano 2010 :: Frontiers of Nanotechnology: Impact on India

      Category: conference/workshop

      Bangalore Nano event has truly emerged as the premier event for research fraternity and industry to come together and explore emerging opportunities in this sector. The previous edition in the year 2008 has witnessed participation of 350+ delegates and over 60 star speakers from across the...

    • 9:00 pm GMT 
      2:00 am GMT 

      First Annual nanoHUB.org User Forum

      Category: conference/workshop

      The first annual nanoHUB.org User Forum will occur following the conclusion of the National Science Foundation’s Nanoscale Science and Engineering Grantees Conference. At the forum nanoHUB.org users will have a chance to hear from the nanoHUB.org leadership (as well as active users and...

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:15 pm GMT 

      Your Career Choices after Graduate School and The Most-Neglected Item in your Career Development: Communication Skills

      Category: seminar

      Our Spring 2011 Professional Development Series for NCN students opens with this seminar by Dr. Gerhard Klimeck, Director of NCN.

    • 4:30 pm GMT 
      to 6:00 pm GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Professional Development Seminar for Students

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Zoran Krivokapic will be visiting from GlobalFoundries and will give a short presentation followed by questions and answers. Lunch will be served.

    • 10:30 pm GMT 
      1:00 am GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Professional Development Resume Workshop for Students

      Category: conference/workshop

      Our next Professional Development Event for NCN@Purdue Students will revolve around the resumes you were asked to submit last Fall. Attendance is expected for all NCN@Purdue affiliated students. Food will be provided. See you there!

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      Nanotech Insight

      Category: conference/workshop

      Nanotech is making yesterday's dreams into today’s reality. This conference series brings together renowned scientists, engineers and industry leaders to engage in a multidisciplinary and global dialogue about the latest advancements in nanoscience.

    • 5:00 pm GMT 
      to 7:00 pm GMT 

      Materials Cyberinfrastructure: What it is, Why it's Important, and Some Live Demonstrations

      Category: conference/workshop

      In a 2008 National Academies study on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME), the importance of an ICME cyberinfrastructure was discussed in some detail. Such a cyberinfrastructure is composed of elements including collaborative Web sites, repositories of various types of data,...

    • 8:00 pm GMT 
      to 9:00 pm GMT 

      Illinois: Power electronics architectures enabling increased power density and efficiency with applications in renewable energy, energy harvesting, and IC power delivery

      Category: seminar

      The field of power electronics has not experienced the same dramatic size reduction and performance improvements as information processing electronics have derived from Moore's law. Consequently, the size, weight, and cost of modern electronics is often limited by the power electronics...

    • 5:00 pm GMT 
      to 6:00 pm GMT 

      Student Chapter Electronic Device Society (EDS) Call Out

      Category: other

      Dr. Renuka Jindal of IEEE and EDS will be meeting with students to discuss formation of a student chapter of the Electronic Device Society (EDS) at Purdue. All interested students and faculty are invited to attend. Dr. Jindal will be providing pizza. If more discussion time is needed beyond...

    • 7:00 pm GMT 
      to 8:30 pm GMT 

      Dr. Renuka Jindal, IEEE EDS President, Seminar: Nano-FET Fluctuation Physics

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: Following the first demonstration of the MOSFET in 1960 at Bell Laboratories, the understanding of its intrinsic noise mechanisms quickly followed. However, as technology improved, the discovery and understanding of a host of other noise mechanisms evolved slowly over time. In this...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      national conference on nano science and technology ( NAkNOw FIESTA - 2K11)

      Category: conference/workshop

      To provide exposure in the recent trends of nanoscience and technology and emphasize its role in everyday life. To bring eminent researchers across the nation under one roof,to inspire the budding researchers. To create a common platform to share ideas and inventions. The conference...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      to 9:00 pm BST 

      National Labs at Purdue Day

      Category: other

      Students are encouraged to come meet with personnel from the National Labs at this Information and Career Fair Event. Registration is required. Please see the link below.

    • 8:30 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Nanoscale Spectral Microscopy Seminar, Mr. Charles T. Ludwig, CytoViva, Inc.

      Category: seminar

      Mr. Ludwig will discuss the CytoViva Optical Microsocpe and Hyperspectral Imaging System.

    • 10:30 pm BST 
      1:00 am BST 

      NCN@Purdue Professional Development Seminar: Managing and Directing a Career from a Technology Base to Entrepreneurial Success

      Category: seminar

      Charles T. Ludwig, President, CytoViva, Inc. will discuss his career path and experience after graduating from Purdue and working first for large companies and then in entrepreneurial endeavors. He will also outline strategies he has used to help to others plot their career path. Mr. Ludwig...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      8:00 pm BST 

      Birck NanoDays 2011 at Purdue

      Category: other

      A wonderful introduction to nanotechnology and our Purdue facilities for K-12 and the general public. Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 from 10am-3pm. Free and open to the general public. There will be tours, hands on activities, movies, tech demos, science cafe' lectures, and nano...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      to 4:30 pm BST 

      Quantum Cascade Lasers: Arena for Wavefunction Engineering, Prof. Masamichi Yamanishi, Central Research Laboratories, Hamamatsu Photonics KK

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: We start with a brief review on specific device physics of quantum cascade lasers (QCLs), such as a line narrowing with recourse to the presence of fast nonradiative relaxation processes. Stressing the importance of wavefunction engineering in QCL-design, we review our theoretical and...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      to 7:30 pm BST 

      10th Annual BioResearch Product Faire at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

      Category: conference/workshop

      This science community networking and research idea generation event at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign will include new product demonstrations; scientific supplier exhibits, and hot topic seminars. This event is designed for active research scientists and related life science...

    • 6:30 pm BST 
      to 8:00 pm BST 

      Zhores Ivanovich Alferov, a Nobel Laureate in physics, will present the 2011 Philip Bagwell Memorial Lecture at Purdue

      Category: seminar

      "The History of Semiconductor Heterostructures Research: From Early Double Heterostructure Concept to Modern Quantum Dot Structures" will be presented at 1:30 p.m. in the Burton Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship, Room 121. The talk is free and open to the public.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois: 3rd NanoBiophotonics Summer School 2011

      Category: conference/workshop

      Topics: Principles of NanoBiophotonics Technology and methods of investigation Current research biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics, ... Leading speakers from Illinois and the U.S. Organizers Gabriel Popescu, Stephen Boppart,...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Basic Vacuum and Leak Detection Technology

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Jonathan Amy Facility for Chemical Instrumentation is hosting a training by Agilent Technologies on vacuum and leak detection technology May 24-27, 2011. This facility is located in the Herbert C. Brown Laboratory of Chemistry on Purdue's West Lafayette campus. Purdue faculty, staff and...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Software Bootcamp 2011: Building Scientific Tools

      Category: conference/workshop

      Introduction to the Rappture Toolkit for incoming students in the NCN SURF program. Learn the basics of scientific programming in MATLAB, Fortran, and other programming languages. Use the Rappture toolkit to accelerate the development of interfaces for scientific tools. Get your tools online at...

    • 3:00 pm BST 
      to 4:00 pm BST 

      Jim Fonseca Seminar - Discussion about Ion Channels Using Reduced Model Approaches

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: Ion channels are biological proteins which live in the membrane of cells and conduct ions through the cell’s membrane. These channels are integral to many vital physiological processes, such as in intercellular communications by way of an ionic charge-induced action potential. Reduced...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Foresight Institute 25th Anniversary Reunion Conference, 2011

      Category: conference/workshop

      June 25-26, 2011. Hosted by Google. Free webcast: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/foresightinstitute

    • 4:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      Responsible Conduct of Research Discussion for Purdue NCN Students

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Linda Mason of Purdue's Graduate College will lead a discussion on responsible conduct of research to fulfill the discussion component of the required RCR training.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      NSF-NSC Summer Institute on Biosensing-Bioactuation (BSBA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      "Welcome Advances in informatics, nanotechnology, and deeper understanding of biological systems have provided new opportunities to make fundamental advances in sensing and dynamic control of engineered systems. BioSensing-BioActuation (BSBA) is a developing new research frontier that will...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      2011 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

      Category: conference/workshop

      NCN’s Electronics from the Bottom Up (EBU) is an innovative educational initiative cosponsored by Intel, NCN, and Purdue University – to introduce students to new ways of thinking about electronic devices. New concepts and approaches, emerging from current research on nanoscience, are applied to...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois: Bionanotechnology Summer Institute 2011

      Category: conference/workshop

      The BioNanotechnology Summer Institute 2011 will introduce participants to the basics of biological and engineering/physical science experimental methods using a hands-on approach. View or download Summer Institute 2011 Flier as a PDF...

    • 5:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      Multi-paradigm first principles based approaches to new materials and processes for next generation electronics, Wei-Guang Liu, CalTech

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: We demonstrate several works at different levels of paradigm, from quantum mechanics to molecular dynamics. In the first part of the talk, we discuss using quantum mechanics (QM) to predict some properties of carbon nanotubes, such as bandgap and contact resistance. We also develop a...

    • 5:00 am BST 
      4:00 pm GMT 

      Modeling and Simulation of Nano/Microsystems Contest

      Category: other

      National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network computation, NNIN/C, project at Michigan is sponsoring a contest on "Modeling and Simulation of Nano/Microsystems" , and all interested graduate students are encouraged to participate this competition. The objective of this contest is to provide...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Nano and Giga Challenges in Electronics, Photonics and Renewable Energy

      Category: conference/workshop

      The NGC2011 conference in Russia invites academic and industrial researchers to present tutorial, expository and original research papers dedicated to solving scientific and technological problems in electronics, photonics and renewable energy such as atomic scale materials design, bio- and...

    • 5:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      Illinois MNTL Seminar Series: Current Status of Coherent Large-Scale InP Photonic Integrated Circuits

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: The current state-of-the-art for large-scale InP photonic integrated circuits (PICs) is reviewed with a focus on the devices and technologies that are driving the commercial scaling of these highly integrated devices. Specifically, high-capacity dense wavelength division multiplexed...

    • 11:30 pm BST 
      1:30 am BST 

      NCN@Purdue SLC Student Welcome Dinner

      Category: seminar

      This is our kickoff event for the Fall 2011 Professional Development Program. Come meet the other NCN@Purdue students as well as some of the faculty and staff. Lynn Zentner, Xufeng Wang, Gerhard Klimeck, and George Adams will each give a short presentation. Pizza and soda will be provided. ...

    • 11:00 pm BST 
      2:00 am BST 

      Dr. Jorge Cham, author of PHD (Piled Higher and Deeper)

      Category: other

      Please join us for an exciting event - Dr. Jorge Cham, of PhD Comics fame, will be presenting a talk, book signing, and a screening of the PhD Movie. The schedule is as follows: 6-7PM: The Power of Procrastination, a humorous talk about the grad school experience 7-8PM: Book...

    • 10:15 pm BST 
      12:00 am BST 

      Illinois Lecture and Career Development

      Category: seminar

      From Computations to Products and From Research to Start-ups to Careers.
      What employers and investors are looking for.
      Dr. Yunus (Operational Vice President for Product Development at ESI-Group) will be presenting a lecture on computations/experiments and their...

    • 4:15 pm GMT 
      to 5:45 pm GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Professional Development Seminar - Linda Clement-Holmes, P&G

      Category: seminar

      We are hosting a Purdue Old Masters Speaker, Linda Clement-Holmes, Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Vice President, Global Business, Procter & Gamble. The Old Masters usually come prepared with a general talk that they then tailor to each audience. I have asked that Linda discuss her view...

    • 10:30 pm GMT 
      12:30 am GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Professional Development Seminar - Technical Writing

      Category: seminar

      NCN will be hosting Kristen Moore, Graduate Writing Consultant with the Purdue Writing Lab, who will present a workshop on technical writing. Her presentation will provide useful tips for both native and non-native English speakers. Attendance is expected for all NCN-affiliated students. ...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium (ISDRS) 2011

      Category: conference/workshop

      The International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium is a biennial conference on exploratory research in electronic and photonic materials and devices. Bringing together diverse participants, the Symposium encourages multidisciplinary scientific and personal interaction for engineers,...

    • 10:30 pm GMT 
      12:30 am GMT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Professional Development Seminar - Scientific Presentations that Impress, Dr. Krishna Madhavan

      Category: seminar

      The purpose of this talk is to demonstrate to students the art and science of making presentations that allow them to tell a story about their work. Many times as students prepare for their job interviews or for conferences - they are so engrossed in the scientific details of their presentations...

    • 4:30 pm GMT 
      to 5:15 pm GMT 

      nanoHUB presentation at TMS 2012

      Category: conference/workshop

      Online materials modeling and simulation at nanoHUB.org by Alejandro Strachan In this talk I will describe nanoHUB.org a cyber-infrastructure for online simulation, learning, and collaboration serving over 200,000 users annually. I will focus on simulation tools and learning material of...

    • 5:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      How Can IntelliSuite v8.7 Benefit MEMS Research and Teaching

      Category: other

      Abstract - IntelliSuite was the first MEMS-specific CAD tool and has been under development for over 20 years. In this webinar, understand how this industrystandard software can help MEMS designers, process engineers, and professors save time and costs in the development cycle, share their...

    • 9:30 pm BST 
      12:30 am BST 

      Richard Stallman - The Free Software Movement and the GNU/Linux Operating System

      Category: seminar

      Richard Stallman will give a talk titled "The Free Software Movement and the GNU/Linus Operating System" in ME 1130 from 4.30-7.30 pm on Thursday, March 29th, 2012, followed by time for questions and interaction with the audience. Richard Matthew Stallman is a software developer and software...

    • 10:30 pm BST 
      7:00 pm BST 

      Enhance Your Teaching Effectiveness Using nanoHUB.org Resources

      Category: conference/workshop

      Issues and opportunities for designing effective learning environments in nanoscale science and engineering using nanoHUB.org resources. Registration is open through February 27 or until all seats are filled.

    • 5:30 pm BST 
      to 10:30 pm BST 

      SIAM@Purdue's 4th Annual Computational Science and Engineering Student Conference (CSESC)

      Category: conference/workshop

      This student conference is organized primarily by the officers of Purdue’s chapter of SIAM and is geared to providing an opportunity for students here at Purdue to present their interdisciplinary computational research. This conference unites students in multiple disciplines across Purdue, as...

    • 5:00 pm BST 
      to 6:00 pm BST 

      Webinar: CAD Tools for Co-simulation and Modelling of MEMS Devices, Associated Electronics and Packaging- Part 2

      Category: other

      Abstract: This talk will present how MEMS CAD tools coupled with standard analog and digital design tools may be used for the co-simulation and modeling of MEMS devices, their associated electronics and packaging in commercial MEMS systems. Examples will be given of important co-design issues...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      8:00 pm BST 

      Nanodays 2012 at Purdue

      Category: other

      Come to Purdue's Birck Nanotechnology Center for an exciting event showcasing nanoscience and nanotechnology for people of all ages. Lots of hands-on activities and demonstrations. Nanodays is free and open to the public, Thursday and Friday, April 26 & 27, from 9am-3pm.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2012: CNST Annual Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology Annual Workshop

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2012: Biophotonics Summer School (biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics, and more...)

      Category: conference/workshop

      10 days: 4 hours of lectures per day, 4 hours of laboratory and computing per day TOPICS: Principles of Biophotonics, Technology and methods of investigation, Current research (e.g. biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics)Leading speakers from...

    • 2:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Software Bootcamp 2012: Building Scientific Tools

      Category: conference/workshop

      Introduction to the Rappture Toolkit for incoming students in the NCN SURF program. Learn the basics of scientific programming in MATLAB, Fortran, and other programming languages. Use the Rappture toolkit to accelerate the development of interfaces for scientific tools. Get your tools online at...

    • 1:30 pm BST 
      to 11:15 pm BST 

      Illinois 2012: Workshop on Programmable Functional Materials (WPFM 2012)

      Category: conference/workshop

      The Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory (FSMRL) will host the Workshop on Programmable Functional Materials on May 23, 2012. This workshop brings together leaders in the fields of materials assembly, computation, and theory with an emphasis on soft functional materials. Invited...

    • 6:00 pm BST 
      to 7:00 pm BST 

      Nanoscale Heat Transfer for Emerging Energy Technologies - COMPLIMENTARY ASME Webinar

      Category: other

      Nanoscale materials have emerged as promising candidates for a variety of direct energy conversion applications ranging from photovoltaics to thermoelectrics. Further, nanoscale materials can also improve traditional energy processes by enhancing heat transfer and other transport...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois AMC 2012 6th Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      This workshop provides a critical, comparative and condensed overview of mainstream analytical techniques for materials characterization with emphasis on practical applications. The workshop will cover the following techniques: Atomic force microscopy (AFM) X-ray diffraction,...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Integrated Computational Materials Education Summer School

      Category: conference/workshop

      To take advantage of rapidly growing computational resources, the field of materials science is increasingly relying upon computational materials science and engineering software tools. The ICMEd Summer School will give you an introduction to the theory and practice of these advanced...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Call for papers : Doped Nano-structures For Energy and Electronic Applications

      Category: other

      Dear All, We have the pleasure to inform you that we are organizing a (peer-reviewed) themed issue entitled 'Doped Nano-Materials for Energy and Electronic Applications' to be published in 'Advanced Chemistry Letters'. A journal published by the American Scientific Publishers, this...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Rappture Update and Q&A

      Category: seminar

      We have instituted a monthly session where developers can come hear an update on what's new, demo their tools for suggestions from the community, see new tools demonstrated, and ask questions of the HUBzero Rappture experts. This is a good chance for new developers to see what others are doing...

    • 8:30 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      NCN Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up - Register Now!

      Category: conference/workshop

      NCN’s Electronics from the Bottom Up (EBU) is an innovative educational initiative cosponsored by Intel, NCN, and Purdue University – to introduce students to new ways of thinking about electronic devices. New concepts and approaches, emerging from current research on nanoscience, are applied to...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Rappture Update and Q&A

      Category: seminar

      We have instituted a monthly session where developers can come hear an update on what's new, demo their tools for suggestions from the community, see new tools demonstrated, and ask questions of the HUBzero Rappture experts. This is a good chance for new developers to see what others are doing...

    • 9:00 am EDT 
      to 2:30 pm EDT 

      EM.Cube Advanced Workshop

      Category: conference/workshop

      The NNIN at the University of Michigan will be hosting an Advanced Workshop showcasing EM.Cube’s suite of electromagnetic modeling and RF design tools. This is a sequel to a previous introductory workshop held at NNIN in January 2012, which introduced EM.CUBE’s modular simulation environment.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      12:00 am BST 

      Illinois 2012: Summer School on Computational Materials Science Quantum Monte Carlo: Theory and Fundamentals

      Category: conference/workshop

      2012 Icon This school brings together scientists from the fields of geophysics, physics, materials science, chemistry and high-performance computing to learn fundamentals of Quantum Monte Carlo theory and its applications. The school format includes morning lectures and afternoon interactive...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2012: BioSensing BioActuation BioNanotechnology Summer Institute

      Category: conference/workshop

      Deeper understandings of biological systems and advances in nanotechnology have provided new opportunities to make significant progress in mechanobiology, biosensing and dynamic control of engineered systems, with wide range of applications such as cancer research. In order to take advantage of...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      The 3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications (ICNFA'12)

      Category: conference/workshop

      As globalization leads to increasing interaction among regions and peoples of the world, it is important to encourage multi-disciplinarity in emerging scientific topics such as nanotechnology. Nanotechnology, even though rapidly growing, is still in its infancy and has given rise to numerous...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Webinar: Anisotropic Etch Simulator for MEMS

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on ” Anisotropic Etch Simulator for MEMS”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. IntelliSuite was the first MEMS-specific CAD tool and has been under active development for over 20 years. In this webinar,...

    • 5:30 pm EDT 
      to 7:30 pm EDT 

      NCN@Purdue Student Welcome Event

      Category: seminar

      This event will kick off the Fall 2012 Professional Development Event Series. All NCN-affiliated students are expected to attend. Pizza and soda will be served.

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      10:00 pm BST 

      SISPAD 2012 - The International Conference on Simulation of Semiconductor Processes and Devices

      Category: conference/workshop

      The International Conference on Simulation of Semiconductor Processes and Devices (SISPAD) provides an international forum for the presentation of the leading-edge research and development results in the area of process and device simulation. SISPAD is one of the longest-running conferences...

    • 1:00 pm BST 
      to 10:00 pm BST 

      Illinois 2012: American Vacuum Society Prairie Chapter Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      AVS supports networking among academic, industrial, government, and consulting professionals involved in a variety of disciplines - chemistry, physics, biology, mathematics, all engineering disciplines, business, sales, etc. through common interests related to the basic science, technology...

    • 8:30 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      Fifth Annual Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine Symposium

      Category: conference/workshop

      It is part of the initiative of Sullivan University College of Pharmacy to promote education and applications of Nanotechnology within our local community and around the United States. Healthcare, science, and teaching professionals are invited to attend this event as guest speakers, presenting...

    • 1:00 pm EDT 
      to 2:00 pm EDT 

      MEMS Virtual Prototyping for Debugging Your Process Flow

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on ” MEMS Virtual Prototyping for Debugging Your Process Flow.”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. IntelliSuite was the first MEMS-specific CAD tool and has been under active development for over 20...

    • 7:00 pm IST 
      2:30 am IST 

      Applications of nanotechnology in Human welfare

      Category: conference/workshop

      Department of Biotechnology, Government of India Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, New Delhi Tamilnadu State Council for Science and Technology, Chennai Sponsored Two days National Symposium on...

    • 1:00 pm EDT 
      to 2:00 pm EDT 

      Biomateriomics - from Atoms to Structures: ASME Complimentary Webinar

      Category: other

      This webinar will present a comprehensive review of bottom-up design of materials for various purposes – as structural materials such as bone in our body or lightweight composites, for electronic applications as thin metal films, and as multifunctional sensors to measure small changes in...

    • 5:30 pm EDT 
      to 7:30 pm EDT 

      NCN@Purdue Professional Development Seminar - Dr. Srini Chakravathi

      Category: seminar

      Srini Chakravathi, Slater and Matsil, LLP, will give a talk titled "Patent Law: Is it right for you?" Pizza will be served. All NCN@Purdue students are expected to attend. Abstract: To explain what a career in patent law entails, I will address three broad categories: what are patents,...

    • 5:15 pm EDT 
      to 7:00 pm EDT 

      nanoHUB workshop for tool developers: keeping up with updates

      Category: seminar

      The HUBzero staff will provide an overview regarding changes to the nanoHUB tool development environment. This summer, the workspace tool received a major upgrade, going from the 32bit lenny to the 64bit squeeze platform. Tool developers are required to publish a new version of their tool...

    • 12:00 pm EST 
      to 1:00 pm EST 

      NCN@Purdue Professional Development Seminar - Jim Miller, Google

      Category: seminar

      NCN@Purdue's student professional development program is pleased to be hosting Jim Miller, VP Worldwide Operations, Google, Inc., who will be visiting Purdue as part of Purdue's Old Masters Program. Jim Miller is vice president of Operations at Google. In this role, he has responsibility...

    • 9:30 am PST 
      2:00 pm PST 

      Foresight Technical Conference: Illuminating Atomic Precision

      Category: conference/workshop

      Over 30 of the world's leading researchers will present reviews and results on work relating to atomic and molecularly precise devices and materials, and their fabrication. Receive a $50 early registration discount by entering the code: NANOHUB Conference co-chairs are: Larry Millstein,...

    • 4:30 pm EST 
      to 5:30 pm EST 

      Interfacing Cells and Biomolecules with Floating Gate Ion Sensitive Transistors by Krishna Jayant, graduate student at Cornell University

      Category: seminar

      Interfacing Cells and Biomolecules with Floating Gate Ion Sensitive Transistors Krishna Jayant Cornell University, ECE In this talk, I will briefly describe bio-electrical interfaces to cells and biomolecules with an emphasis on innovative sensing techniques and improved functionality using...

    • 12:30 pm EST 
      to 1:30 pm EST 

      "A Framework for Uncertainty Quantification: Calibration, Validation, and Computational Resource Allocation"

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: A comprehensive view of uncertainty quantification (UQ) includes several activities in order to account for various sources of errors and uncertainty in engineering systems. In this talk, we will first focus on two of these UQ activities: model calibration and model validation, and...

    • 11:00 pm GMT 
      9:00 pm GMT 

      S3Nano WINTER SCHOOL - Few spin solid state nano-systems

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 4 year network S3NANO (www.s3nano.eu) brings together world leading experts in nanoscience and nanotechnology in order to achieve breakthroughs in understanding and successful utilisation of nanoscale spin systems in future devices made of III-V semiconductors, carbon nanotubes, graphene and...

    • 1:00 pm GMT 
      10:00 pm GMT 

      ASME 2nd Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine & Biology

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 2013 Congress will focus on the integration of Engineering, Materials Science, and Nanotechnology in addressing fundamental problems in Biology and Medicine and in developing devices, materials and methods for the early detection, imaging of pathological and physiological mechanisms, and...

    • 1:00 pm EST 
      to 2:00 pm EST 

      ASME Nanomechanics and the Atomic Force Microscope Complimentary Webinar

      Category: other

      Speaker: Prof. Arvind Raman, Purdue University The mechanical properties of surfaces at the nanoscale can have a major influence on macroscale surface properties, especially when dealing with complex nanostructured materials or composites. Properties such as adhesion, friction, elastic...

    • 1:30 am EST 
      to 2:30 am EST 

      Multiscale Manufacturing of Fractal Structures: Dr. Charalabos (Haris) C. Doumanidis

      Category: seminar

      ABSTRACT Our recent analytical explorations and insights into the nanoworld have afforded us with new opportunities and challenges in multi-scale synthesis and manufacture of useful devices and systems, to carry unprecedented functionalities all the way to our macroworld for energy, aerospace...

    • 8:00 am EST 
      to 5:00 pm EST 

      NCN - NEEDS Workshop on Compact Modeling

      Category: conference/workshop

      9:30 AM: Introduction (M. Lundstrom) MRGN 121 10:00 AM Introduction to Compact Models, Verilog-A and NEEDS-SPICE (Professor Jaijeet Roychowdhury and Tianshi Wang, U.C. Berkeley) 11:00 AM NEEDS Guidelines for Writing Verilog-A Compact Models (Karthik Aadithya, U.C. Berekeley) 12:00...

    • 10:00 am EST 
      to 5:00 pm EST 

      Intel Workshop: VTUNE/Trace Collector Training

      Category: conference/workshop

      Intel will be presenting a workshop at Purdue about VTUNE/Trace Collector Training

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Acceptor based qubits in silicon : Dr. Jan Mol

      Category: seminar

      Systems with spin-orbit interaction have significant potential for solid-state quantum computation. Coupling between the orbital angular momentum and the spin in the valence band of silicon opens the possibility for rapid all-electrical manipulation of an acceptor-bound spin-orbit state, while...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      NNIN/C @ Michigan Webinar: Solving for Micro and Macro-scale Electrostatic Configurations using Robin Hood Solver

      Category: seminar

      Topic: Solving for Micro and Macro-scale Electrostatic Configurations using Robin Hood Solver. Date: March 14th, 2013 Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT. Presenters: Toni Drabik, Sales Director at Artes Calculi Ltd. Hrvoje Abraham, CEO, Artes Calculi Ltd. In this webinar you will learn how...

    • 5:30 pm IST 
      2:30 am IST 

      International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN2013)â

      Category: conference/workshop

      Dear All, Many greetings and wishes to you. We are very pleased to inform you that the Department of Physics & Nanotechnology,SRM University in association with Research Institute of Electronics(RIE), Shizuoka University, Japan & Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS), New...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      to 5:00 pm EDT 

      Abstract Deadline: The 7th International Conference on Thermal Engineering (ICTEA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 7th International Conference on Thermal Engineering (ICTEA) will be held from June 4 to June 7, 2013 in Xi’an, China at Northwestern Polytechnic University. This conference covers a wide range of topics related to energy. The conference main objective is to bring together researchers engaged...

    • 3:00 am EDT 
      to 4:00 am EDT 

      Integrated Nanosystems for Ultra-Miniaturized Computers...and More

      Category: seminar

      Dr. Ellenbogen will provide an overview of ongoing work and recent achievements in the MITRE Corporation's broadly-based, twenty-year effort in nanotechnology, engineering on the utlra-tiny molecular scale. Recently, as a result of that long-term interdisciplinary effort, a MITRE-Harvard team...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Data-adaptive Filtering and the State of the Art in Image Processing

      Category: seminar

      Abstract: Recent approaches to processing and restoration of images and video have brought together several powerful data-adaptive methods from different fields of work. Examples include Moving Least Square (from computer graphics), the Bilateral Filter and Anisotropic Diffusion (from computer...

    • 3:30 pm EDT 
      to 4:30 pm EDT 

      Differential thermopower spectroscopy in quantum point contacts

      Category: seminar

      Quantum point contacts (QPCs) are narrow constrictions between large reservoirs of two-dimensional electron gas, with conductance quantized in units of G = 2e2/h at zero magnetic field. Despite decades of investigation, many transport properties of QPCs remain mysterious, including the extra...

    • 3:30 am EDT 
      to 5:00 pm EDT 

      Ben Shneiderman University of Maryland - College Park

      Category: seminar

      While researchers are far from having reliable predictive models of online community success, a growing body of literature and inspirational examples can provide guidance for aspiring community managers. We know that design principles for websites can make a substantial difference in getting...

    • 10:30 am EDT 
      to 11:30 am EDT 

      Engineering Engineering-Education Norm Augustine Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corp., retired

      Category: seminar

      A combination of forces is poised to impact engineering education in a manner perhaps never before observed. Ironically, a number of these forces are the product of capabilities produced by engineers themselves. They range from a massive increase in the body of knowledge an engineer is...

    • 1:00 am EDT 
      to 2:00 am EDT 

      Materials Modeling and Simulation for Nanotechnology

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on “Materials Modeling and Simulation for Nanotechnology.”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. Topic: Materials Modeling and Simulation for Nanotechnology. Date: April 11, 2013 Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm...

    • 7:00 am CDT 
      to 4:00 pm CDT 

      Aplication deadline for the 2013 BioNanotechnology Summer Institute

      Category: conference/workshop

      Join your colleagues at the 2013 BioNanotechnology Summer Institute July 29-August 9, 2013 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign The Institute includes two weeks of lectures and hands-on training in engineering and physical science laboratory techniques, covering topics such as cancer...

    • 1:30 pm EDT 
      to 2:30 pm EDT 

      How low can the sub-threshold swing be in a negative capacitance classical field effect transistor? Ankit Jain

      Category: seminar

      Scaling of field effect transistors (FETs) may eventually come to an end due to the non-scalability of sub-threshold swing (S); whose minimum value is thermodynamically limited to 60mV/decade at room temperature. It has been shown in the past that a negative capacitance FET (NCFET) can lower S...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Semiconductor Process Development and Integration with SEMulator3D

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on “Materials Modeling and Simulation for Nanotechnology.”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. Event Information: Topic: Semiconductor Process Development and Integration with SEMulator3D Date: May...

    • 9:00 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      Software Bootcamp 2013: Building Scientific Tools

      Category: conference/workshop

      Rappture Bootcamp will run from 9:00am - 5:00pm on May 21 through May 23, 2013. HUBzero Director Michael McLennan and staff will be introducing new users from the nanoHUB SURF program to development in Rappture. This event is required for nanoHUB supported SURF students. There will be a lunch...

    • 11:00 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Atomic-scale Modeling of Nanoelectronic Devices With Atomistix ToolKit

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on “Atomic-scale Modeling of Nanoelectronic Devices With Atomistix ToolKit”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. Event Information: Topic: Atomic-scale Modeling of Nanoelectronic Devices With Atomistix...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Nano101: Biomass Energy - Prof. Mike Ladisch (Purdue University)

      Category: seminar

      The Nano 101 series provides undergraduate level seminars in nano-related topics. This seminar will be broadcast over Adobe Connect. You may join by going to URL: https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/nano101/.

    • 8:00 pm CEST 
      9:00 pm CEST 

      Graphene Week 2013

      Category: conference/workshop

      The 7th International Conference on the Fundamental Science of Graphene and Applications of Graphene-Based Devices (Graphene Week 2013) is devoted to the science and technology of graphene, investigation of its physical properties, advances in its growth and chemical processing, manufacturing...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Nano101: Molecular Dynamics - Prof. Ale Strachan (Purdue University)

      Category: seminar

      The Nano 101 series provides undergraduate level seminars in nano-related topics. This seminar will be broadcast over Adobe Connect. You may join by going to URL: https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/nano101/.

    • 10:00 am EDT 
      to 11:00 am EDT 

      The Road Ahead for Carbon Nanotube Transistors

      Category: seminar

      Single-walled carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are among the most researched materials in the world. One of the foremost potential applications for CNTs is as the channel for next-generation transistors. While some of the CNT field-effect transistor (CNTFET) research community gave way to the rise of...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Nano101: "How nanoscale inclusions in the engine's A1 block were key for the Wright flyer to work" - Prof. John Blendell

      Category: seminar

      The Nano 101 series provides undergraduate level seminars in nano-related topics. This seminar will be broadcast over Adobe Connect. You may join by going to URL: https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/nano101/.

    • 10:00 am EDT 
      to 11:00 am EDT 

      Tunnel FETs - Device Physics and Realizations

      Category: seminar

      In recent years, tunnel field-effect transistors (TFETs) have attracted a great deal of attention for future nanoelectronics devices. The reason for the interest is that TFETs potentially enable a significant reduction of the power consumption of highly integrated circuits. However, to date most...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Nano101: Career Development - nanoHUB Director Gerhard Klimeck

      Category: seminar

      The Nano 101 series provides undergraduate level seminars in nano-related topics. This seminar will be broadcast over Adobe Connect. You may join by going to URL: https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/nano101/.

    • 7:00 am CDT 
      4:00 pm CDT 

      Interdisciplinary Symposium on Advanced Nano/Biosystems: Design, Fabrication, and Characterization

      Category: other

      Nano/bio systems have emerged as highly interdisciplinary research areas in the last few decades, spanning physics, chemistry, biology, mechanics, and material science. Synergizing material design, device fabrication, and system characterization from the nanoscale is of fundamental interest. The...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      to 1:00 pm EDT 

      Nano101: MEMS for structural health monitoring - Prof. Peroulis

      Category: seminar

      The Nano 101 series provides undergraduate level seminars in nano-related topics. This seminar will be broadcast over Adobe Connect. You may join by going to URL: https://gomeet.itap.purdue.edu/nano101/.

    • 1:00 pm EDT 
      to 2:00 pm EDT 

      Local Slow-Light Engineering: Hold your photons!

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on “Local Slow-Light Engineering: Hold your photons!”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. Event Information: Topic: Local Slow-Light Engineering: Hold your photons! Date: July 11th, 2013 Time: 1:00 pm...

    • 2:00 pm EDT 
      to 3:00 pm EDT 

      SOLID STATE HYDROGEN STORAGE & DELIVERY FOR PORTABLE & MOBILE APPLICATIONS; THERMAL ENGINEERING ASPECTS

      Category: seminar

      Efficient, economical, & safe storage & delivery is essential for using hydrogen as a fuel in mobile and portable applications. The thermal design of solid state hydrogen storage devices involves coupled heat and mass transfer with heat generation and chemical reactions. Important design...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      Semana de la Nanociencia y Nanotecnologia en Colombia 2013

      Category: conference/workshop

      Dando continuidad a las acciones iberoamericanas de la Red NANODYF y en estrecha colaboración con la Universidadde Antioquia (UdeA) y la Escuela de Ingeniería de Antioquia (EIA), ambas instituciones ubicadas en la ciudad de Medellín, Colombia, celebraremos este año 2013, la SEMANA DE LA...

    • 10:30 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      Pioneers in Energy Seminar: (Photovoltaics) Building on 35 Years of Progress

      Category: seminar

      WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The director of the National Center for Photovoltaics at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory will deliver the 2013 Pioneers in Energy keynote lecture at 10:30 a.m. July 17 in the Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering, Room 1010. Greg Wilson, who has led the National...

    • 1:30 am EDT 
      to 2:30 am EDT 

      An Introduction to Materials Studio

      Category: seminar

      The NNIN/C at the University of Michigan will be hosting a presentation on “An Introduction to Materials Studio”, which will be broadcast live as a web based seminar. Topic: An Introduction to Materials Studio Date: July 25, 2013 Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm EDT. Presenter: Michael Doyle, PhD,...

    • 7:00 am CDT 
      4:00 pm CDT 

      2013 BioNanotechnology Summer Institute

      Category: conference/workshop

      The overall objective is to enhance the ability to address overarching challenges in the areas of Cancer Nanotechnology and Mechanobiology. Highly interdisciplinary in nature, the 2013 Summer Institute will offer faculty expertise from biology, engineering, materials science, and nanotechnology...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      ICANM 2013: International Conference (& Exhibition) on Advanced & Nano Materials

      Category: conference/workshop

      The aim of ICANM2013 is to gather researchers, scientists, engineers, practitioners, policy makers, from all over the world to present advances in Advanced & Nano Materials. We are in an era in which there is a continuous progress in Advanced & Nano Materials technologies and ICANM2013 will...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      4th International Conference on Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications

      Category: conference/workshop

      As globalization leads to increasing interaction among regions and peoples of the world, it is important to encourage multi-disciplinarity in emerging scientific topics such as nanotechnology. Nanotechnology, even though rapidly growing, is still in its infancy and has given rise to numerous...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      5:30 pm EDT 

      HUBbub 2013! Workshop for the HUBzero User Community

      Category: conference/workshop

      This two-day symposium will have presentations and workshops showing how the unique HUBzero open source software solution has empowered a wide spectrum of projects in nanotechnology, healthcare research, and other areas of engineering and science. Please visit the HUBbub webpage for more...

    • 4:30 pm EDT 
      to 6:00 pm EDT 

      Dr. A. Weber-Bargioni Seminar - Investigating the propagation of optically excited states and optoelectronic processes in nano building block assemblies

      Category: seminar

      Dr. A. Weber-Bargioni Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley, National Laboratory, 1 Cyclotron Road, Berkeley, CA 94720 September 26, 2013 4:30pm, ME 1061 Investigating the propagation of optically excited states and optoelectronic processes in nano building block...

    • 10:30 am EDT 
      to 12:00 pm EDT 

      A Forum on the Future of Electronics

      Category: seminar

      Silicon chips in personal electronics and computers, electronic displays, and the semiconductor lasers used in CD players and for Internet communications, have shaped the world we live in, but will the current paradigm that has driven progress for the past 40+ years continue, or will the 21st...

    • 3:30 am EDT 
      to 4:30 am EDT 

      Comparison of Techniques for Measuring Carrier Recombination Lifetime

      Category: seminar

      Rapid, accurate and contactless measurement of the recombination lifetime is a very critical activity in photovoltaics. The excess carrier lifetime (Δn(t)) is the most critical and variable parameter in the development of photovoltaic materials, Device performance can be accurately predicted...

    • 1:30 pm EDT 
      to 4:30 pm EDT 

      Comsol Hands-on Workshop on MEMS Simulation

      Category: conference/workshop

      Topic: Comsol Hands-on Workshop on MEMS Simulation Date: October 22th, 2013 Time: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm Location: University of Michigan, Windows Training Rooms 1 & 2, James and Anne Duderstadt Center, 2281 Bonisteel Boulevard, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2094 Presenter: Chandan Kumar, Ph.D,...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      6:00 pm EDT 

      2nd ICNBS Egypt 2013 International conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      iSeS Egypt Company in cooperation with Nakaa Nanotechnology Network are organizing the international Conference: “Nanotechnology, Biotechnology and Spectroscopy: tools of success in the coming Era” 25 -27 October 2013 in Cataract pyramids 5 stars resort, Giza, Egypt The...

    • 11:30 am EST 
      to 1:00 pm EST 

      NCN Professional Development - Marshell Larsen - Goodrich/United Technologies

      Category: seminar

      NCN Students, Please register for our Professional Development event. This year, we will have a speaker from Old Master's: * Marshall Larsen (M.S., industrial administration, 1977), board of directors of United Technologies Corp. and retired chairman, president and CEO of Goodrich Corp.

    • 3:00 pm CET 
      to 11:00 pm CET 

      PiezoNEMS 2013

      Category: conference/workshop

      PiezoNEMS workshop Thursday November 14th, Grenoble, France Scope: This workshop aims to provide an overview of the most recent advances in piezoresistive and piezoelectric nanosystems. A broad range of subjects will be covered, from materials science to basic physics and device...

    • 8:00 am EST 
      5:00 pm EST 

      Computational Biophysics Workshop using NAMD and VMD

      Category: conference/workshop

      The workshop will explore physical models and computational approaches used for the simulation of biological systems and the investigation of their function at both atomic and cellular level. The course will be based on case studies including the properties of mechanical proteins, DNA sequencing...

    • 2:00 pm CET 
      11:00 pm CET 

      NanotechItaly 2013

      Category: other

      The NanotechItaly (http://goo.gl/CXwtMD), an exciting initiative for top European nanotech start-ups that are looking for funding. Submission deadline is 2nd of September 2013, but it only takes a few minutes and it’s free. From the Lab to the Market is a unique coaching and fund-raising...

    • 3:00 am EST 
      12:00 pm EST 

      IMA Hot Topics Workshop - Uncertainty Quantification in Materials Modeling (Dec 16-17, 2013)

      Category: conference/workshop

      This Hot Topics Workshop will bring together materials scientists specializing in modeling and simulation with researchers in uncertainty quantification (UQ) with the goal of identifying the main challenges in UQ for materials application. Some of the specific challenges in this area that will...

    • 5:00 am PST 
      to 2:00 pm PST 

      Novel Immunoassays Workshop - Platform & Methods for Consistent Results (January 29, 2014, San Diego, CA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      GTC is proud to present the interactive Novel Immunoassays Workshop - Platform & Methods for Consistent Results to be held on January 29, 2014 in San Diego, CA. This workshop is intended for researchers and scientists interested in learning how to develop a reliable solid phase immunoassay...

    • 3:00 am EST 
      12:00 pm EST 

      Foresight Technical Conference: Integration

      Category: conference/workshop

      The development and proliferation of nanotechnology through its applications in diverse fields are dependent upon the successful integration of nano-engineered devices and materials (“nanosystems”) into more complex micro- and macro-systems. Thus, this year the concept of Integration is...

    • 8:00 am EST 
      5:00 pm EST 

      Nucleic Acid Summit 2014 (June 19-20, 2014, San Diego, CA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      We would like to invite you to join us at the Nucleic Acid Summit 2014 on June 20-21, 2014 in San Diego, CA. The summit includes the following co-located conferences: • 4rd Next-Generation Sequencing Conference • Non-Coding RNAs and RNAi Research & Therapeutics • Bioinformatics & Data...

    • 5:00 am PST 
      2:00 pm PST 

      Cell & Gene Therapy Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      GTC is proud to present the Inaugural Cell & Gene Therapy Conference to be held on February 20-21, 2014 in San Diego, CA! Treatment of disease using cell and gene therapy is now a reality. With emerging technologies and new clinical trials being developed and launched at a growing rate, this...

    • 5:00 am PST 
      2:00 pm PST 

      Future Biotech Summit (February 20 - 21, 2014, San Diego, CA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      We invite you to attend the Future Biotech Summit, which will take place February 20 - 21, 2014 in San Diego, CA. The summit will bring together an exciting balance of industry and academia, so that delegates have the unique opportunity to network with colleagues from different sectors and gain...

    • 3:00 am EST 
      to 12:00 pm EST 

      Deadline for the Undergraduate Research at the Nano-Bio Interface Summer Program (UPenn)

      Category: other

      The Nano/Bio Interface Center (NBIC) at the University of Pennsylvania seeks highly qualified and motivated undergraduate applicants for its Undergraduate Research at the Nano-Bio Interface program for summer 2014. Please see webpage for more information (http://www.nanotech.upenn.edu/reu.html)....

    • 1:00 pm EST 
      to 10:00 pm EST 

      Abstract Submission for nanoHUB User Conference Deadline

      Category: other

      Share how you or your team use nanoHUB in research, education, or other applications. Short abstract should detail your poster topic along with title and author names. Submit to contact@nanoHUB.org For more information, please visit conference.nanoHUB.org

    • 3:10 pm CDT 
      to 3:30 pm CDT 

      Cloud-based, fully interactive simulations via nanoHUB to enhance student learning of materials engineering concepts

      Category: seminar

      Interactive simulations and visualizations enable students to explore abstract concepts in a hands-on, concrete way. Students can gain familiarity with trends in materials behavior and develop a more intuitive understanding of complex mechanisms or concepts by proactively exploring the effects...

    • 12:00 pm EDT 
      9:00 pm EDT 

      nanoHUB User Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      April 9-11, 2014 Phoenix, Arizona nanoHUB’s first ever user conference will bring together users from research, education, and industry to network and learn from each other as well as from the nanoHUB team. Hear from experienced users how they integrate nanoHUB into their research and...

    • 5:00 am PDT 
      2:00 pm PDT 

      Diabetes Summit 2014 (April 23 - 25, 2014, Cambridge, MA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      GTC is proud to present Diabetes Summit 2014 to be held on April 23 - April 25 in Cambridge, MA. This event is the only diabetes conference that provides delegates the opportunity to facilitate discussions and collaborations among affiliations (industry, academia, government) that can lead to...

    • 5:00 am PDT 
      2:00 pm PDT 

      4th Diabetes Partnering and Deal-Making Conference (April 23 - 25, 2014, Cambridge, MA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      With more than 400 drug candidates for diabetes in active development and in light of the recent US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidance to assess cardiovascular risk in clinical trials, the burden to develop novel drugs is greater and the barrier for success has become higher than ever....

    • 5:00 am PDT 
      2:00 pm PDT 

      7th Diabetes Drug Discovery and Development Conference (April 23 - 25, 2014, Cambridge, MA)

      Category: conference/workshop

      The International Diabetes Federation estimates that more than 285 million people world-wide have diabetes and 438 million people will have this disease within 20 years. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) accounts for more than 90% of all diabetes and is characterized by insulin resistance combined...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      2:00 pm EDT 

      Stem Cell Summit 2014

      Category: conference/workshop

      We invite you to attend the Stem Cell Summit 2014 taking place on April 23-25, 2014 in Cambridge, MA. This summit includes two parallel conferences which include joint sessions. GTC's Stem Cell Summit 2014 provides cutting-edge information on developments in all areas of stem cell research...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      2:00 pm EDT 

      Stem Cell Research & Regenerative Medicine Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      We welcome you to GTC's Stem Cell Research & Regenerative Medicine Conference which is also part of the Stem Cell Summit 2014 to be held on April 23-25, 2014 in Cambridge, MA. This conference presents information regarding cutting-edge developments in all areas of stem cell research including...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      2:00 pm EDT 

      Stem Cell Commercialization & Partnering Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      We welcome you to GTC's Stem Cell Commercialization & Partnering Conference, which is also part of the Stem Cell Summit 2014 to be held on April 23-25, 2014 in Cambridge, MA. This forum presents information regarding cutting-edge developments in all areas of stem cell research including the...

    • 8:00 am EDT 
      5:00 pm EDT 

      Europe Drug Discovery Summit

      Category: conference/workshop

      We are pleased to announce the Europe Drug Discovery Summit, which will be held May 6-9, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The summit is a forum for colleagues from industry and academia, as well as across multiple disciplines, to gather and share complementary perspectives on the latest research and...

    • 2:00 pm CEST 
      8:00 pm CEST 

      Cancer Drug Research & Development Conference

      Category: conference/workshop

      ear Colleague, We invite you to join us at GTC's Inaugural Cancer Drug Research & Development Conference on May 6-7, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The Cancer Drug Research and Development Conference will bring together experts in industry and academia to discuss various approaches to the...

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