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  1. Nanotechnology and the NAE Grand Challenge Reverse Engineer the Brain

    14 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Edward Davis, Virginia Davis, Joni Lakin

    This group of materials is designed to provide a framework to teach students in an introductory engineering course basic nanotechnology concepts. The materials use the NAE grand challenge “Reverse Engineering the Brain” to underpin the need and potential for nanotechnology to address...

  2. Engineering Career Profiles

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

    Although there are many programs and curriculum opportunities for students to do engineering projects, surveys from middle and high school students have said that they are interested in what engineers do from day to day.  We have interviewed scientists and engineers who do...

  3. Nanotechnology and the NAE Grand Challenge Make Solar Energy Economical

    20 Jun 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Edward Davis, Virginia A. Davis

    This group of materials is designed to provide a framework to teach students in an introductory engineering course basic nanotechnology concepts. The materials use the NAE grand challenge “Make Solar Energy Economical” to underpin the need and potential for nanotechnology to address...

  4. Tensile Testing Laboratory: Nanoscale and Macroscale Metal Samples

    24 Nov 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Aisling Coughlan, Kendra A. Erk, David Ray Johnson, Tanya Faltens, Alejandro Strachan, Heidi A Diefes-Dux

    This document is an updated (Fall 2015) sophomore materials science and engineering tensile testing laboratory handout that introduces students to the atomic-level processes that are responsible for plastic deformation. By performing standard tensile tests on a ductile metal in conjunction with...

  5. Tensile Testing of Nanoscale and Macroscale Metal Samples

    25 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Aisling Coughlan, Kendra A. Erk, David Ray Johnson, Tanya Faltens, Alejandro Strachan, Heidi A Diefes-Dux

    This document is a sophomore materials science and engineering tensile testing laboratory handout (Fall 2014) that introduces students to the atomic-level processes that are responsible for plastic deformation. By performing standard tensile tests on a ductile metal in conjunction with...

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

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

  7. Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 2: Synthetic Nanostructures

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

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

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

  9. Illinois ECE 440: Introduction to Crystal Properties Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework Assignment covers basic introduction to Material Properties and Crystal Structures.

  10. Illinois ECE 440: Charge Carrier in Bulk Semiconductors Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers the effects of doping on carrier concentration in bulk silicon.

  11. Illinois ECE 440: Introduction to Carrier Drift and Mobility Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Carrier Transport in Semiconductors subjected to an electric field.

  12. Illinois ECE 440: Diffusion and Energy Band Diagram Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Diffusion of Carriers, Built-in Fields and Metal semiconductor junctions.

  13. Illinois ECE 440: MOS Capacitor Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Threshold Voltage, MOS Band Diagram, and MOS Capacitance-Voltage Analysis.

  14. Illinois ECE 440: MOS Field-Effect Transistor Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Output Characteristics and Mobility Model of MOSFETs.

  15. Illinois ECE 440: Carrier Generation and Recombination and photo-conductivity Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Optical Absorption, Excess Carrier Concentration, Steady State Carrier Generation, and Quasi-Fermi Levels.

  16. Illinois ECE 440: PN Junction Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers P-N junctions in equilibrium, contact potential, and Space Charge at a Junction.

  17. Illinois ECE 440: Photodiodes Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers Current and Voltage in an Illuminated Junction, Solar Cells, and PN Junction Simulation.

  18. Illinois ECE 440: znipolar Junction Transistor (BJT) Homework

    28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework covers BJT Fundamentals, Minority Carrier Distribution, and Terminal Currents.

  19. Illinois Tools: Effect of Doping on Semiconductors

    01 Feb 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Umberto Ravaioli, Nahil Sobh

    This Java applet allows students to visualize the effects of doping on carrier concentration in bulk silicon. It utilizes the non-degenerate Maxwell statistics to explore the effects of doping and temperature on carrier concentration and the energy band diagram.Developed in conjunction with Kent...

  20. Semiconductor Device Education Material

    28 Jan 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck

    This page has moved to "a Wiki page format"When we hear the words, semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic component in all of the electronic devices we use in our daily lives. Electronic systems are built from...