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[Illinois] Using Photonic Crystals to Enhance SERS Signals for Early Detection of Prostate Cancer
29 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Caitlin Race
Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer for men, and the second leading cause of death due to cancer in men. Currently, the most common screening method aims to detect high levels of...
ECE 695A Lecture 4: Structures and Defects in Crystals
17 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
Defect-free crystal structures
Defects in crystals
ECE 606 Lecture 1: Introduction/Crystal Classification
30 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Micromechanics of Polycrystals: Full-field Computations and Second-order Homogenization Approaches
30 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ricardo Lebensohn
In the first part of this talk we will present a spectral formulation based on crystal plasticity and Fast Fourier Transforms (FFT) for the determination of micromechanical fields in...
Solar Cells Lecture 4: What is Different about Thin-Film Solar Cells?
29 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Thin film solar cells promise acceptable efficiency at low cost. This
tutorial examines the device physics of thin-film solar cells, which
generally require a different type of analysis...
CHM 696 Lecture 8: Self-Assembled Monolayers/Supramolecular Surface Science I
25 Apr 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei
CHM 696 Lecture 7: Supramolecular Materials/Crystal Engineering and Metal-Organic Frameworks II
21 Mar 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei
CHM 696 Lecture 6: Supramolecular Materials/Crystal Engineering and Metal-Organic Frameworks I
CHM 696 Lecture 9: Self-Assembled Monolayers/Supramolecular Surface Science II
10 Mar 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei
Levitated Spinning Graphene
18 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Bruce E. Kane
I will describe a method for levitating micron-sized few layer graphene flakes in a quadrupole ion trap. Starting from a liquid suspension containing graphene, charged flakes are injected into the...
ME 597 Lecture 12: Experimental Uncertainties in Extracting Material Properties from F-Z Curves
29 Oct 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ryan Wagner, Arvind Raman
Guest lecturer: Ryan Wagner.
X-ray Diffraction and Reflectivity Analysis of Thin Films and Nanomaterials
29 Dec 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mauro Sardela
A review of x-ray analysis techniques applied to the characterization of nanomaterials will be presented with focus on x-ray lab source instrumentation similar to the facilities available at the...
ME 597 Lecture 1: Introduction to Basic Quantum Mechanics
01 Sep 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger
Note: This lecture has been revised since its original presentation.
Introduction to Basic Quantum Mechanics
Energy States in Periodic Crystals
Course is dual listed as...
ECE 606 Lecture 2: Geometry of Periodic Crystals
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28 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Volume & surface issues for BCC, FCC, Cubic lattices
Important material systems
Helpful software tool: Crystal Viewer in the ABACUS tool suite.
ECE 606 Lecture 1: Introduction
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Current flow in semiconductors
Types of material systems
Classification of crystals
Illinois MATSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 3 Part 3: Crystallographic Points, Directions, and Planes
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23 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh
Crystallographic Points, Directions, and Planes
Issues to Address...
How to define points, directions, planes, as well as
linear, planar, and volume densities
Define basic terms and give...
Illinois ECE 440 Solid State Electronic Devices, Lecture 2: Crystal Lattices
14 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop
Periodic arrangement of atoms
Repeated unit cells (solid-state)
Stuffing atoms into unit cells
Diamond (Si) and zinc blende (GaAs)crystal structures
Strategies for Preparation and Manufacture of Polymer-based Nanoparticulate Formulations
21 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen R. Byrn
Nanoparticles hold great promise for drug delivery applications. Several polymer-based formulations containing nanoparticles are in late phase development or on the market. In fact, polymer...
Some Important Aspects of the Chemistry of Nanomaterials
01 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): C.N.R. Rao
Keynote address for the launch of the Center for Analytical Instrumentation Development.