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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...
Crystal Viewer V3.0 First Time User Guide
28 Jan 2015 | Papers | Contributor(s): Yuanchen Chu, James Fonseca, Michael Povolotskyi, Gerhard Klimeck
This first-time user guide is an introduction to the Crystal Viewer Tool V3.0.
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...
11 Jul 2011 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of lecture notes describe crystalline structure and different types of crystal lattices.
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...
Crystal Viewer Tool Video Demonstration
14 Dec 2010 | Animations | Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Lynn Zentner, Joseph M. Cychosz
This video shows the use of the Crystal Viewer Tool to visualize several material/crystal systems. The examples demonstrated will provide a first-time user with a basic understanding of how 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.
ABACUS: Test for Crystal Viewer Tool
05 Aug 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
The objective of this test is to give an idea to a self-learning students or to instructors in the case this test is used in a classroom the level of understanding of this topic when students have...
Crystal Viewer Lab Exercise
28 Jun 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Parijat Sengupta, Dragica Vasileska
A central problem in the investigation of material properties involves the examination of the underlying blocks that aggregate to form macroscopic bodies. These underlying blocs own a definite...
Crystal Viewer Tool Verification (V 2.3.4)
15 Jun 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This text verifies the Crystal Viewer Tool by comparing the amount of dangling bonds at the silicon surface for ,  and  crystal orientation. The crystal viewer results are in...
Crystal Structures - Packing Efficiency Exercise
Consider the most efficient way of packing together equal-sized spheres and stacking close-packed atomic planes in three dimensions. For example, if plane A lies beneath plane B, there are two...
08 Jun 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): David K. Ferry, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
In mineralogy and crystallography, a crystal structure is a unique arrangement of atoms in a crystal. A crystal structure is composed of a basis, a set of atoms arranged in a particular way, and a...
Crystal Directions and Miller Indices
Miller indices are a notation system in crystallography for planes and directions in crystal lattices. In particular, a family of lattice planes is determined by three integers, l, m, and n, the...