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  1. Retinal Isomerization

    PDF document: retinal.pdf Isomerization reactions are very important in vision, as well as in many other chemical processes. When light is adsorbed, the double bond at carbon 11 in retinal...


  2. Quantum Chemistry for Engineers: Nanohub Nanoscience Projects

    Electronic structure calculations play a major role in science and engineering, providing valuable information about molecular structure, thermodynamic and spectroscopic properties, and for...


  3. Optical and thermodynamic properties of gold metal nanoparticles. Effect of chemical functionalization.

    PDF document: AuNanoParticles.pdf Objective This laboratory is intended to introduce the student to the use of semiempirical electronic structure methods. In particular, the semiempirical...


  4. Carbon Nanotube Fracture

    PDF document: nanotubes.pdf Due to their mechanical properties, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) hold promise as nanoreinforcements in a variety of composites. As a result, numerous theoretical and...