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Part of our mission is to help educators incorporate nanotechnology into their offerings.

The following resources are related to education and outreach efforts.

Resources (1-20 of 109)

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Today's Scientific Scenario and Tomorrow's Challenges: The Case for India

    09 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): C.N.R. Rao

    It is instructive and useful to examine the state of science in the country after 60 years of independence. What one sees is a curious mixture of successes and disappointments, and yet, one...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4860

  4. nanoHUB.org: Future Cyberinfrastructure Serving a Community of 60,000 Today

    23 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George B. Adams III, Gerhard Klimeck, Mark Lundstrom, Michael McLennan

    nanoHUB.org provides users with "fingertip access" to over 70 simulation tools for research and education. Users not only launch jobs that are executed on the state-of-the-art computational...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4395

  5. Thinking Small

    17 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Carl Batt, NCLT administator

    There is an overwhelming need on the part of the research community to explain our efforts in nanoscale science and engineering to the general public. To do so effectively there is also a...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4372

  6. Perspectives on Computational Quantum Chemistry

    20 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Martin P. Head-Gordon

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3726

  7. Can numerical “experiments” INSPIRE physical experiments?

    20 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3716

  8. Session 1: Discussion

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations

    Discussion led by Mark Lundstrom, Purdue University.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3731

  9. Computational Modeling: Experience from my Bell Lab Days

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3633

  10. TCAD Revisited, 2007: An Engineer’s Point of View

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Constantin Bulucea

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3638

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. Presentation Publishing on the nanoHUB

    10 Jul 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph M. Cychosz

    This presentation gives a detailed overview of the process of creating an online presentation for the nanoHUB. It describes how to use Adobe-Macromedia's Breeze presentation tool in conjuction...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2955

  15. From Research to Learning in Chemistry through Visualization and Computation

    17 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Jakobsson

    Modern chemistry research and high school chemistry education are separated by institutional and geographical boundaries. As such, much of secondary chemistry education is still based on the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2725

  16. Technology challenges of the 21st Century

    14 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eugene S. Meieran

    The 20th century was a century of remarkable scientific and technical achievement, as recorded in the National Academy of Engineering book, "A Century of Innovation". Three forces ("a perfect...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2669

  17. Atomistic Modeling of the Mechanical Properties of Nanostructured Materials

    16 Apr 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): SeongJun Heo, Susan Sinnott

    The mechanical properties of carbon nanotubes are studied by using classical molecular dynamics simulations. Especially, the effects of filling, temperature, and functionalization on CNT's...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2604

  18. Orientational Dependence of Friction in Polyethylene

    16 Apr 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): SeongJun Heo

    The frictional properties of polyethylene polymer are investigated by using classical molecular dynamics simulations. Especially, the sliding orientational effect is considered in this study. The...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2601

  19. Perspectives on NanoScience and Engineering Education (NSEE)

    09 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert P. H. Chang

    Building capacity in NSEE is the driving mission for the National Center for Learning and Teaching in Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education (NCLT). Robert Chang, the Director of NCLT,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2329

  20. Team-based learning in a based learning in a nanotechnology course: Enhancing Enhancing critical thinking through course structure

    04 Jan 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Linda Vanasupa

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2159

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