[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Fall 2011: Pluripotency and Directed Differentiation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Fei Wang
Our long-term goal is to define new conditions and molecular programs that govern fate decisions of human pluripotent stem cells such as human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) and human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPSCs). The knowledge is essential if we are ultimately to use these cells for...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Fall 2011: Bio-inspired Microenvironments Regulate Cell Fate
14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Adam Engler
Epigenetic regulation of stem cell fate by intrinsic properties of the surrounding extracellular matrix (ECM), e.g. stiffness, organization, composition, etc., appears to be an important yet underappreciated contributor in development, disease, and aging. I will describe our efforts to develop...
[Illinois] SIAM Student Chapter Colloquium: Data Intensive Science: New Opportunities, Old Challenges
14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert Brunner
Science, and society in general, is experiencing fundamental change. First is the explosion of data inundating everything from Astronomy to Zoology. Second is the severe impact of the economic recession and the federal budget deficit. Taken together, these challenges illuminate the need for new...
[Illinois] iOptics Series: Super Resolution Structured Illumination Microscopy (SR-SIM)
06 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sivaguru Mayandi
Structured illumination superresolution imaging technique breaks the diffraction limit of light by half in optical microscopy which was held over a century. Moiré fringes, which contain high frequency information transferred to low frequency band by projecting a known frequency pattern over the...
Course on Beyond CMOS Computing
06 Jun 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dmitri Nikonov
Complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor (CMOS) field effect transistors (FET) underpinned the development of electronics and information technology for the last 30 years. In an amazing saga of development, the semiconductor industry (with a leading role of Intel) has shrunk the size of these...
Locust-flight central pattern generator
06 Jun 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Lisa L Sproat, NanoBio Node, Jessica S Johnson
Implements a linear version of Wilson's model of the locust-flight central pattern generator
Fabrication and Testing of Nanoscale Devices
12 Jun 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gurpreet Singh
How to make individual nanotube based devices in a scanning electron microscope?
Modeling Self-Heating Effects in SOI Devices and GaN HEMTs
12 Jun 2013 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
The role of self-heating effects is investigated in SOI devices and GaN HEMTs.
[Illinois] Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) Annual Meeting 2013
13 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
In late Spring each academic year, CSE hosts an Annual Meeting (formerly the CSE Annual Symposium) featuring keynote addresses by distinguished invited speakers. In addition, each student CSE Fellow gives a presentation on their research results during their CSE Fellowship year.The CSE Annual...
[Illinois] weSTEM 2013: Managing your Goals in the Face of Uncertainty
14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nina Tandon
In a recent interview for the Lavin Daily, “You Don’t Have To Be One Thing: Nina Tandon On Pursuing Many Interests,” Nina describes the value in pursuing a variety of interests even when working towards an advanced degree in a specified, technical area. “Don’t worry about being that one thing,”...
[Illinois] weSTEM 2013: Combining Interests and Expertise to Shape Your Career
14 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roshni Kasad
A common misconception among graduate students is that people believe they must stick to the same technical research area in which they earned a Ph.D. in order to find a job. While it might be more difficult to switch research areas or to switch fields entirely, it is possible to make this...
[Illinois] weSTEM 2013 Series: Be Inspired, Stay Motivated, Grow Passionate
14 Jun 2013 | Series
weSTEM (Women Empowered in STEM) will provide a forum through which current and future STEM leaders can motivate and inspire each other to excel at the frontier of scientific advancement and develop solutions for the next generation of technical challenges. The day-long conference will consist...
[Illinois] NBSS11 NanoBiophotonics Summer School 2011
13 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu
Biophotonics Summer School 2011Monday, May 23, 2011 – Friday, June 03, 2011The Biophotonics Summer School brings together from a wide variety of disciplines to teach students about the biophotonics field. The latest research developments are also covered, including: biomolecular sensing,...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Spring 2012
13 Jun 2013 | Series | Contributor(s): Syed-Irfan Ahmed, Rashid Bashir
It is known that more than 1.5 million Americans were diagnosed with cancer during 2009, and half a million have died (Cancer Statistics 2009, ACS). In spite of considerable effort, there has been limited success in reducing per capita deaths from cancer since 1950. This calls for a paradigm...
The Secret Life of Electrons in High Temperature Superconductors
19 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Erica W. Carlson
Verilog-A: Present Status and Guidelines
19 Jun 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Geoffrey Coram
Verilog-A is the standard language for compact model development and implementation.This talk provides some background on the rationale for and development of Verilog-A,summarizes the current status of the language, and provides a short introduction andsome tips for writing good compact models...
[Illinois] BioSensing BioActuation BioNanotechnology Summer Institute
15 Jun 2013 | Series | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
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...
[Illinois] Beckman Institute Graduate Student & Director's Seminar Series
15 Jun 2013 | Series | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
The Beckman Institute Graduate Student Seminar Series presents the work of outstanding graduate students working in Beckman research groups. The seminars begin at Noon in Beckman Institute Room 1005 and are open to the public.The Director's Seminar Lecture Series was designed to encourage...
[Illinois] Biophotonics Summer School 2012
17 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
The Biophotonics Summer School brings together from a wide variety of disciplines to teach students about the biophotonics field. In 2012, some of the topics covered included principles of biophotonics, technology and methods of investigation. The latest research developments are also covered,...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Seminar Series Fall 2012
17 Jun 2013 | Series | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
The CMMB IGERT Student Leadership council arranges speakers for each first and third Tuesday of the month.Upcoming Schedule