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  1. Dynamics on the Nanoscale: Time-domain ab initio studies of quantum dots, carbon nanotubes and molecule-semiconductor interfaces

    31 Jan 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Oleg Prezhdo

    Device miniaturization requires an understanding of the dynamical response of materials on the nanometer scale. A great deal of experimental and theoretical work has been devoted to characterizing the excitation, charge, spin, and vibrational dynamics in a variety of novel materials, including...

  2. Electro-deposition of Copper on a Filter Template for Growing Nanowires

    30 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Francis Nguyen

    This lab is designed to help students understand the electro-plating process of growing nanowires. This experiment will use an electro-plating process to transfer metal ions in a solution to a template to produce nanowires. The electric field in the solution carries these ions and deposits them...

  3. How Chemical Engineers Will Save the World

    09 Mar 2009 | | Contributor(s):: William F. Banholzer

    The world is facing massive challenges brought on by population growth, economic meltdowns, and environmental constraints. Scientific solutions are needed now more than ever. In this seminar, an overview of certain mega trends is presented – emphasizing how the skills possessed by chemical...

  4. How Chemistry Records the History of People and Products

    22 Sep 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Gabriel Bowen

    I know what you did last summer... and where you were and what you ate and what you drank.

  5. Hydrophobicity Lab

    24 Jul 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Eric Darve, Artit Wangperawong, Kazutora Hayashida

    Study hydrophobicity and how Lennard Jones particles cluster in a polar solvent

  6. Illinois CNST Annual Nanotechnology Workshop 2011: Silicon Photonics - An Enabling Technology for Multiplexed Bioanalysis

    08 May 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Ryan C. Bailey

  7. Introduction to and Advances in Self-Healing Polymers

    14 Jun 2007 | | Contributor(s):: Gerald O. Wilson

    The presenter briefly introduces the topic of Self-Healing Polymer research and continues to give a Survey of Ruthenium Metathesis Catalysts for Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization-Based Self-Healing ApplicationsGerald O. Wilson is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Materials Science...

  8. Molecular Orbital Theory

    18 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: luis emmanuel bonilla

    This is the seventh contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.Luis Bonilla and Abel Perez have designed a presentation on molecular orbital theory for high school students.Abel Perez: I obtained my BS at Instituto...

  9. Molecular Workbench: An Interface to the Molecular World

    25 Jun 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Charles Xie

    The Molecular Workbench software is a free, open-source modeling and authoring program specifically designed for use in science education. Powered by a set of real-time molecular simulation engines that compute and visualize the motion of particles interacting through force fields, in both 2D...

  10. Nano*High: From Atoms to Electricity: An Introduction to Nuclear Power, Its Promise and Challenge

    02 Feb 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Brian D. Wirth

    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Nano*High. Professor Brian Wirth from the UC Berkeley Dept. of Nuclear Engineering presents the basics of nuclear science, and discusses the technological challenges involved in generating nuclear power and dealing safely with the by-products.

  11. nano-Materials Simulation Toolkit

    08 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan, Amritanshu Palaria, Ya Zhou, Janam Jhaveri

    Molecular Dynamics simulations of nano-materials

  12. nano-Materials Simulation Toolkit Quick Demo

    18 Oct 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan

    Demonstraton of the nanoHUB tool "nano-Materials Simulation Toolkit."

  13. Nanoparticle Pollutants

    17 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Darren Hayes, Nancy Healy

    Many plastics are in our oceans due to pollution, including ocean dumping and land runoff. Sunlight and alkaline ocean water break these plastics down into small particles, many are nanoscale in size. These nanoparticles can easily enter our cells. Students examine if and how  these...

  14. Northwestern University Initiative for Teaching Nanoscience

    12 Aug 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Baudilio Tejerina

    This package allows users to study and analyze of molecular properties using various electronic structure methods.

  15. Optical and Thermodynamic properties of noble metal nanoparticles. Effect of chemical functionalization.

    04 May 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Baudilio Tejerina, George C. Schatz

    This laboratory is intended to introduce the student to the use of semiempirical electronic structure methods. In particular, the semiempirical methods will be applied to the study of metallic clusters and the interaction of the clusters with molecules such as pyridine. The reactivity of the...

  16. Particle in a Box

    15 Feb 2007 | | Contributor(s):: Heng Li

    The particle in a box (or the infinite potential well) is a simple idealized system that is completely solved within quantun mechanics. The infinite potential well is a finite sized region in space (the box) with an infinite potential at its boundaries ( the wells). A particle experiences no...

  17. QC-Lab

    14 Feb 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Baudilio Tejerina

    Quantum Chemsitry Lab: Ab Initio and DFT molecular and electronic structure calculations of small molecules

  18. Quantum Chemistry Part I

    08 Jul 2004 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Ratner

    This tutorial will provide an overview of electronic structure calculations from achemist's perspective. This will include a review of the basic electronic structuretheories.

  19. Quantum Chemistry Part II

    08 Jul 2004 | | Contributor(s):: George C. Schatz

    This tutorial will provide an overview of electronic structure calculations from achemist's perspective. This will include a review of the basic electronic structuretheories.

  20. REBO

    24 Jul 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Wen-Dung Hsu, SeongJun Heo, jing xu, Susan Sinnott

    Reactive Empirical Bond-Order (REBO) potential is a many-body expression optimized for modeling covalently bonded materials, such as carbon and silicon, in large-scale atomistic simulations