3D Molecular Models

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This animation was created as part of the Children's Museum Nanotechnology Exhibit to give the viewer an idea of what objects look like at the nano-level. The molecules range from something as small as caffeine to major proteins and viruses.


Nicholas Vargo created this kiosk presentation as an undergraduate in Physics at Purdue University.

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  • Nicholas Vargo (2007), "3D Molecular Models," http://nanohub.org/resources/2821.

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  1. education
  2. carbon nanotubes
  3. education/outreach
  4. molecular
  5. K-12
  6. LSPM
  7. instruction materials
  8. proteins