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  1. 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...


  2. 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...


  3. 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...


  4. 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...