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  1. Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 1: Introduction/What is nanotechnology?

    11 Feb 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kaustubh Bhalerao

    NCN@Illinois

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8418

  2. Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 2: Synthetic Nanostructures

    11 Feb 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kaustubh Bhalerao

    NCN@Illinois

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8420

  3. Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 3: Quantum Dots and Polymers

    11 Feb 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Kaustubh Bhalerao

    NCN@illinois

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8422

  4. 2010 NCN Annual Review S13: External Education - Cal Poly Pomona

    16 Jun 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9163

  5. 3D Molecular Models

    26 Jun 2007 | Animations | Contributor(s): Nicholas Vargo

    This animation was created as part of the Children's Museum Nanotechnology Exhibit to give the viewer an idea of what objects look like at the nano-level. The molecules range from something as...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2821

  6. A profile of a Nano EPICS High School - Agawam High School

    10 May 2017 | Papers | Contributor(s): Tamecia Raishaun Jones

    This is a short profile of an EPICS High School that has found a way to integrate nano into its curriculum.  The profile describes how the teacher used her specialized background in marine...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26512

  7. Analysis of Reports of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering Program

    30 Apr 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Taimur Amjad, Jennifer Nielsen, Lynette Osborne, Shirley Eng, Thomas Jarosz

    The Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) Program was initiated as a component in the National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanoscale Science and Engineering (NSE) Program, which is part of the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/17664

  8. Are Simulation Tools Developed and Used by Experts Appropriate Experimentation Tools for Educational Contexts?

    08 Apr 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana, Sean Brophy, George Bodner

    Simulations and visualizations can lead to significant improvements in students' conceptual understanding. This increased understanding may be due to the formation of expert-like dynamic mental...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8779

  9. Building an Ontology of Student Thinking

    18 Mar 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Edward F. Redish

    Edward F. (Joe) Redish is a Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland in College Park. He received his undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude from Princeton University and his Ph.D. in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22012

  10. Building Capacity for Nano Education and Outreach through Partnerships with Science Museums: Overview and Case Study

    31 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Carol Lynn Alpert, NCLT administator

    This session will present the background and theory behind these collaborations and activities, provide examples, and address evaluative aspects. We will also touch briefly on a range of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6187

  11. Characterizing and scaffolding students' conceptions of size and scale

    29 Dec 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana

    Scale concepts transcend disciplinary boundaries of science, mathematics, engineering, and technology because they are essential for performing explanations, theory generation, observation, and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7351

  12. CNDO/INDO

    29 Feb 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina, Jeff Reimers

    Semi-empirical Molecular Orbital calculations.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/CNDO

  13. Creating Research Links between Science at the Nanoscale and Science Education

    17 Mar 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nora H. Sabelli

    This talk will address what is needed to reduce the gap between current science education and science education that incorporates the ideas in current nanoscience. The ability to manipulate matter...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1098

  14. DragonflyTV Nano – Using the Power of Television to Introduce Middle School Children to Nanotechnology

    15 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Hudson, Joan Freese, Angie Prindle, Lisa Regalla

    DragonflyTV is a PBS science series for children, broadcast nationwide and on the internet. DragonflyTV models authentic science inquiry through its unique approach: In each episode, ordinary...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6123

  15. Educating by Computer Animations One Method Proposed to Control Motion at the Nanoscale: How to Roll

    15 Aug 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Manuel Emeric

    A student oriented approach for teaching was used to develop an explanation about the method to control motion at the nanoscale. The approach is focused on teaching all kind of people, no matter...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/737

  16. Educational Outreach in Nanotechnology

    15 Aug 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Charles Evans

    In order to bridge the gap between the rapidly expanding field of nanotechnology and the general public, the LEGO Scanning Probe Microscope Team (LSPM) developed tutorials to bring nanotechnology...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/734

  17. Electronics From the Bottom Up: a view of conductance

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Resistance is one of the first concepts an electrical engineer learns, but things get interesting at the nanoscale. Experimentalists have found that no matter how short the resistor is, ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2971

  18. Electronics from the Bottom Up: an educational initiative on 21st century electronics

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, Supriyo Datta, Muhammad A. Alam

    In the 1960’s, a group of leaders from industry and academia, recognized that the age of vacuum tubes was ending and that engineers would have to be educated differently if they were to...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2968

  19. Electronics From the Bottom Up: top-down/bottom-up views of length

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    When devices get small stochastic effects become important. Random dopant effects lead to uncertainties in a MOSFET’s threshold voltage and gate oxides breakdown is a random process. Even...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2974

  20. Embedding science and technology education into students' lifestyles and technology choices

    28 Dec 2005 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Krishna Madhavan

    Learning experiences of the future will be multi-sensory, engage technologies and significant computational power continuously and invisibly, and will be completely engaging. The emergence of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/831