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AIDA: A tool for exhaustive enumeration of solutions to the quantized Frank-Bilby equation
08 Jan 2018 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Ali Sangghaleh, Michael J. Demkowicz
We present a tool called Arrangement of Interface Dislocation Arrays (AIDA) for enumerating all dislocation networks that satisfy the quantized Frank-Bilby equation for any interface between cubic...
MSE educational tool: crystal structures
04 Jan 2018 | Tools | Contributor(s): Peilin Liao
Educational notebooks for studying crystallography
MSE educational tool: visualization of stacking faults
28 Nov 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Peilin Liao
Visualize stacking faults in FCC and BCC crystals
MSE educational tool: crystal structure and lattice plane visualization with Jmol
18 Sep 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Peilin Liao
Visualize crystal structure and lattice plane with Jmol
MSE educational tool: X-ray diffraction (XRD) pattern
07 Sep 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Peilin Liao
XRD pattern for BCC and FCC metals
Crystal Viewer 2.0
12 Nov 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kevin Margatan
nanoHUB is an online compilation of tools for simulations. Equipped with 3-D simulations and a capability to solve very complex calculations, nanoHUB provides its users worldwide with various...
Quick and Easy Guide to Carbon Structure Simulations using Crystal Viewer Tool
30 Sep 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens
These are step-by-step instructions for creating simulations of carbon nanostructures:
- buckly ball
- carbon nanotubes
- graphene sheets
These instructions will allow teachers to run...
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 Structures - Packing Efficiency Exercise
15 Jun 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
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...
Illinois ECE 440: Introduction to Crystal Properties Homework
28 Jan 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Mohamed Mohamed
This homework Assignment covers basic introduction to Material Properties and Crystal Structures.
Modern X-ray Scattering Methods for Nanoscale Materials Analysis
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15 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard J. Matyi
Since its discovery by von Laue in 1912, X-ray diffraction has become an indispensable tool for
structure determinations in the physical and biological sciences. X-rays are characterized by high...
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
Exercise: Crystal Lattices
30 Jul 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This exercise helps the student better understand various types of crystal lattices, in particular diamond and zinc-blende and also helps in better understanding of the miller indicies. The...
Illinois Physics 498: Introduction to Biological Physics
07 Apr 2008 | Courses | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
We will apply simple yet powerful
ideas of physics to gain some understanding of biology. (What is the
inertia of a bacteria and how does this affect its behavior?) We will
begin with atoms,...
Homework Exercise on Bravais Lattices, Crystal Structures, Miller Indices
30 Mar 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial questions based on Crystal Viewer Lab v1.0 available online at Crystal Viewer Lab. Students are asked to explore different Bravais lattices, crystal structures, and Miller indices....
Spectroscopy and Modeling to Infer Channel Structure and Function
23 Mar 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vishwanath Jogini
We are particularly interested in issues about ion permeation, ion selectivity, gating, and channel inhibitors. We are currently working on the KcsA channel, the OmpF porin, and the gramicidin A>...