Tags: Beckman Institute

Online Presentations (81-100 of 132)

  1. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: The Measurement of Cellular Traction Forces

    18 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Christopher Chen

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  2. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Cell Mechanosensing: A Step by Step Process

    18 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Michael Sheetz

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  3. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Molecular Mechanics

    13 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Wonmuk Hwang

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  4. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Developmental Biology II

    13 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Ray Keller

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  5. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Cell Mechanics

    13 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jeffrey Fredberg

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  6. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Developmental Biology I

    12 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Ray Keller

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  7. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Basic Optics, Optomechanics, Lens and Magnification

    12 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Steven Wasserman

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  8. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Tissue Mechanics

    12 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jay Humphrey

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  9. [Illinois] GEM4 2012: Cellular and Molecular Foundations of Developmental Biology

    12 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Leslie A. Houghton

    Our objective is to educate researchers and graduate students about the fundamentals of cell and molecular biomechanics, and to provide an intense learning experience, and to facilitate interactions among engineers, biologists and clinicians. The goals are to help train a new generation of...

  10. [Illinois] Biophotonics 2012: Optical Coherence Tomography

    10 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Stephen Boppart

  11. [Illinois] Molecular Dynamics Software (NAMD)

    09 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Emad Tajkhorshid

  12. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Recent Developments in a Novel Dynamical Testing Technique

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jeffrey Schirer

    Nanomechanical testing, often nanoindentation, has been well-established at a basic level for characterization of small volumes of material and low-dimensional structures, with the size scale of the applications dictating the physical testing size scale required. The aspiration to understand...

  13. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Technical Requirements For Successful Tip Enhanced Raman (TERS) Imaging: Towards Label-Free Chemical Imaging At The Nano-scale

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Emmanuel Leroy

    Since the mid 1980’s, Scanning Probe Microscopy has been a catalyst for research on nanotechnologies,making the study of nano-materials affordable, and has greatly enhanced the analysis of mechanical andelectrical properties of those materials, yet it has limited chemical specificity.Raman...

  14. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Tutorial 3: X-ray Electron Spectroscopy / Auger Electron Spectroscopy

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Rick Haasch

    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...

  15. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Tutorial 4: X-ray Diffraction and Reflectometry

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Mauro Sardela

    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...

  16. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: The Schmidt-Czerny-Turner Spectrograph

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jason McClure

    The Czerny-Turner type imaging spectrograph is by far the most commonly usedresearch instrument in dispersive optical spectroscopy. Image aberrations inherent inthis type spectrograph impart distortions to recorded spectra that affect resolution bothspatially and spectrally. Understanding the...

  17. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Tutorial 5: Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry/Rutherford Backscattering

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Timothy P. Spila

    Secondary ion mass spectrometry is an analytical technique based on the measurement of themass of ions ejected from a solid surface after the surface has been bombarded with high energy (1-25 keV) primary ions.

  18. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2012: Nanofabrication of Plasmonic Devices in the Helium Ion Microscope

    05 Jul 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Larry Scipioni

    Helium ion microscopy (HIM) is being used both to create and to inspect nanostructures for photonic and plasmonic devices. As part of a program exploring photoelectrons as sources for multiple beam electron beam lithography, fractal apertures are being developed to generate a sub-20nm light...

  19. [Illinois] Two Recent Regularization Frameworks for Computer Vision Applications

    29 Jun 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Bingbing Ni

    In this talk we will introduce two recently developed regularization frameworks for 1) image spatial context modeling and 2) multi-dimensional time sequence classification. In the first part of the talk, we will present a novel omni-range image spatial context modeling method for encoding both...

  20. [Illinois] Neuroengineering IGERT 2012: High Resolution Brain Machine Interfaces Using Flexible Silicon Electronics

    28 Jun 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Jonathan Viventi

    The first annual student-led IGERT Neuroengineering Symposium, to be held on June 16th, 2011, this one day event is designed to highlight the growing neuroengineering presence at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. In addition, we hope that the symposium will expose students, faculty,...