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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.

Teaching Materials (1-10 of 10)

  1. Nanotechnology and Visible Light

    19 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Raymond Serrano

    This submission is an undergraduate project by Raymond Serrano, a chemistry student at UTEP. Raymond has been a nanoHUB student for one year.In addition to being factor of scale, nanoscience is also defined by the changes in the physical and chemical properties the nanoparticles. This...

  2. Molecular Orbital Theory

    18 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: luis emmanuel bonilla

    This is the seventh contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.Luis Bonilla and Abel Perez have designed a presentation on molecular orbital theory for high school students.Abel Perez: I obtained my BS at Instituto...

  3. X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)

    14 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: David Echevarria Torres

    The XPS (X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy) it is also known as ESCA (Electron Spectroscopy for Chemical Analysis). This technique is based on the theory of the photoelectric effect that was developed by Einstein, yet it was Dr. Siegbahn and his research group who developed the XPS technique. The...

  4. Computational Chemistry: An Introduction to Molecular Dynamic Simulations

    08 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Shalayna Lair

    This module gives a brief overview of computational chemistry, a branch of chemistry concerned with theoretically determining properties of molecules. The fundamentals of how to conduct a computational project are discussed as well as the variety of different models that can be used. Because of...

  5. Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

    12 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Lynn Marie Santiago

    This is the fourth contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.This presentation is presented at the undergraduate level and introduces spectroscopic ellipsometry, which is one of the most important characterization...

  6. The Transistor

    11 Dec 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Victor Hugo Estrada Rivera, Elizabeth Gardner

    This is the third contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.This PowerPoint presentation describes a brief history of how the transistor was developed, how a transistor works and its possible applications. It is at...

  7. Nanotechnology in Biology

    29 Aug 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Elizabeth Gardner

    This is the first of two exercises developed by El Paso High School teachers as part of a two week workshop on nanotechnology education, part of the National Center for Learning and Teaching of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (NCLT) Professional Development Workshop held June 19-30, 2006 at...

  8. Nano-Scale Device Simulations Using PROPHET-Lab Exercise 2

    08 Feb 2006 | | Contributor(s):: yang liu

    Companion exercises for "Nano-Scale Device Simulations Using PROPHET".

  9. Nano-Scale Device Simulations Using PROPHET-Lab Exercise 1

    08 Feb 2006 | | Contributor(s):: yang liu

    Companion exercises for "Nano-Scale Device Simulations Using PROPHET".

  10. Exercises for FETToy

    11 Oct 2005 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    This series of exercises uses the FETToy program to illustrate some of the key physical concepts for nanotransistors.