[Illinois] GEM4 Bionanotechnology Summer Institute 2013
01 Aug 2013 | Workshops
INSTITUTE FOCUS:Cancer Nanotechnology and Cellular MechanicsOBJECTIVESThe 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...
[Illinois] ECE 416: Biosensors
07 Feb 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Brian Cunningham
Learn the underlying engineering principles used to detect small molecules, DNA, proteins, and cells in the context of applications in diagnostic testing, pharmaceutical research, and environmental monitoring. Biosensor approaches including electrochemistry, fluorescence, acoustics, and optics...
14 Aug 2006 | Tools | Contributor(s): Pradeep R. Nair, Jonghyun Go, Graeme John Landells, Tejas Rajiv Pandit, Muhammad Alam, Xin Jin, Piyush Dak, Ankit Jain
BioSensorLab is a tool to evaluate and predict the performance parameters of Biosensors.
2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
20 Sep 2010 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Stephen Boppart, Rohit Bhargava, Logan Liu, Nahil Sobh
The 2010 summer school covers: Principles of Nano-Biophotonics Technology and methods of investigation Current research (e.g. biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics)
13 Aug 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): AbderRahman N Sobh, Sarah White, Jeremy Smith, Nahil Sobh, Prashant K Jain
Combines the Discrete Dipole Scattering (DDSCAT) tool with the DDAConvert tool for a single workflow for custom shapes.
[Illinois] Physics 550 Biomolecular Physics
05 Sep 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Klaus Schulten, Taekjip Ha
Physical concepts governing the structure and function of biological macromolecules; general properties, spatial structure, energy levels, dynamics and functions, and relation to other complex physical systems such as glasses; recent research in biomolecular physics; physical...
28 Oct 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Slim Kibech, AbderRahman N Sobh, Pratik Naik, Nahil Sobh, Iwona Jasiuk
Nanoindentation for Mechanical Characterization of Soft Materials
DBR Laser Simulator
07 Sep 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Nikhil Sancheti, Lynford Goddard, Christopher Adam Edwards
Describes properties of a GaAs/AlGaAs DBR laser
cadnano to PDB File Converter
13 Nov 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jejoong Yoo, AbderRahman N Sobh, Chen-Yu Li, Aleksei Aksimentiev
Accepts CadNano files in the form of *.json and outputs a file in *.pdb which can be read by programs such as VMD.
[Illinois] PHYS466 2013: Atomic Scale Simulations
06 Feb 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley
Application of Monte Carlo and Molecular Dynamics techniques in primarily classical simulations to understand and predict properties of microscopic systems in materials science, physics, biology, and chemistry. Numerical algorithms, connections between simulation results and real properties of...
Molecular Dynamics Showcase
06 Jul 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Michael McLennan, Chen-Yu Li, john stone, Aleksei Aksimentiev
View interesting features of a molecular dynamics trajectory file
[Illinois] Interdisciplinary Symposium on Advanced Nano/Biosystems (Design, Fabrication, and Characterization)
17 Dec 2013 | Workshops
The Interdisciplinary Symposium on Advanced Nano/Biosystems: Design, Fabrication, and Characterization aims to provide a stimulating discussing forum for recent advances in material design, fabrication and characterization techniques, including experiments, theories, computations, and modeling....
[Illinois] MCB 493 Neural Systems Modeling
29 Oct 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Thomas J. Anastasio
The purpose of this independent study is to give students hands-on experience in using computers to model neural systems. A neural system is a system of interconnected neural elements, or units. Students will use existing computer programs which will simulate real neural systems. They will...
[Illinois] BioNanotechnology Summer Institute 2014
01 Aug 2014 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
Attendees participate in two weeks of lectures and hands-on training in engineering and physical science laboratory techniques by experts in the field. Topics include cancer nanotechnology, cell mechanics, molecular biology, micro fabrication, and NanoBio devices.Featuring invited...
Pattern Formation in Bacterial Populations
03 May 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Ting Lu, John Feser, Nahil Sobh, Pratik Naik
Synthetic biology tool for engineering patterning systems.
[Illinois] 6th Advanced Materials Characterization (AMC) Workshop 2012
04 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
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, reflectivity and...
[Illinois] ECE 398: Electronic and Photonic Devices
07 Feb 2011 | Courses | Contributor(s): Kent D Choquette
Fall Semester, 2010A first course on active and passive photonic devices and applications. Optical processes in dielectric and semiconductor materials discussed including waveguide propagation, confinement, electrical junctions, and emission/absorption. Active and passive photonic components...
Nisin Diffusion Tool
08 Apr 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Andrew Blanchard, Ting Lu
Simulate cell fluorescence based on nisin concentration
[Illinois] Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology Workshop 2012
02 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node
Showcasing University of Illinois research in bionanotechnology/nanomedicine, nanoelectronics/nanophotonics, and nanomaterials/nanomanufacturing, leading to cross-campus and industry collaborations.
[Illinois] Cancer Community Symposium 2012
16 May 2013 | Workshops
Cancer Community At Illinois Symposium 2012 April 5-6, 2012: Connecting patient care, research, and scientific advancementSymposium PremiseThis on-campus research symposium aims to bring together members of campus and the surrounding community to foster interdisciplinary discussions on cancer...