
Illinois 2009 nanobiophotonics Summer School, Lecture 1: Optics, Introduction and Fundamentals
20 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kimani C Toussaint
Optics, Introduction and FundamentalsTopics: What is Optics? Optics Theories EM Spectrum Index of Refraction Ray Optics FERMAT's Principle HERO's Principle Reflection Refraction Planar Boundaries...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 14: Interface and Self Assembly
17 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Interface and Self AssemblyTopics: Origin of Adhesion: VdW Forces How can a Gecko lift it's foot off? Microscopic view of friction Driving Forces for Self Assembly Assembly by Surface Energy Phase...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 13: Adhesion and Friction
14 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Adhesion and FrictionTopics: Surface and Surface Tension Molecular Picture of Surface Tension Contact Angle: Young's Equation Effect of Surface energy: Nucleation/Melting Solidification/Melting...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 12: Surfaces and Interface Effects
13 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Surfaces and Interface EffectsTopics: Conduction of Ions in Fluid Applications of Ion Migration Electric Double Layer Debye Length ElectroOsmotic Effect ElectroOsmotic Flow Dielectrophoresis...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 11: Transport and Electrokenetics in Nanoscale Fluids
07 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Transport and ElectrokeneticsTopics: Back to Constitutive Equations Coupled Heat and Electron Conduction Thermoelectric Cooling New Directions for NanoThermoelectricity StateoftheArt in...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 10: Thermal and Electric Conduction in Nanostructures
07 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Thermal and Electric Conduction in NanostructuresTopics: Back to Constitutive Equations Coupled Heat and Electron Conduction Thermoelectric Cooling Principle of Thermoelectric Effect Comparison...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 9: Thermal and Electric Conduction in Nanostructures
07 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Thermal and Electric Conduction in NanostructuresTopics: Quantum Fracture Mechanics Magnetorestrictive Effect Shape Memory Effect Thermal Noise in Resonators Back to Constitutive Equations Look...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 8: Basics of Solid Mechanics in Nanostructures
07 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Basics of Solid Mechanics in NanostructuresTopics: Mechanics at Nanoscale Theoretical Cohesive Strength Defects in Solids Bulk Dislocation Movement Stress Fields Quantum Fracture Mechanics...
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Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 14: Application Case Study  Quantative MRI Reconstruction
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Quantative MRI ReconstructionTopics: Reconstructing MR Images An exciting revolution: Sodium Map of the Brain Least Squares reconstruction Q vs. FhD Algorithms to Accelerate From C to CUDA: What...
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Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 15: Kernel and Algorithm Patterns for CUDA
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Kernel and Algorithm Patterns for CUDATopics: Reductions and Memory Patterns Reduction Patterns in CUDA Mapping Data into CUDA's Memories Input/Output Convolution Generic Algorithm Description...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 7: Basics of Solid Mechanics in Nanostructures
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu, Omar N Sobh
Basics of Solid Mechanics in NanostructuresTopics: Kinetic Theory of Energy Transport Averaging over all the solid angles Mechanics at Nanoscale How Strong are Crystalline Materials Theoretical...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 6: Basics of Transport in Nanostructures
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu, Omar N Sobh
Basics of Transport in NanostructuresTopics: For Quantum Particles How Fast do they move? Photon Excitation in Materials Surface Plasmons Application: Metamaterials Effect of Nanoscale Confinement...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 5: Basic Carrier Interactions in Nanostructures
30 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang
Basic Carrier Interactions in NanostructuresTopics: Introduction to Nanoscience and Tech Departure from Continuum Lattice vibration and Phonon Density of State in Low Dimensions Tunneling...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 3: Thinking at the Nanoscale  Departure from continuum
18 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang
Thinking at the Nanoscale  Departure from continuumTopics: The Scale of Things Nanoscale Friction Departure from continuum Constitutive Equations Revisited Microscopic origins of Physical Law...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 4: Quantum Effects in Nanostructures  Confinement and Coherence
18 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang
Quantum Effects in Nanostructures  Confinement and CoherenceTopics: Quantum Effects Solution of a Confined 1D system Lattice Vibration, Phonon Phonon Energy Diagram Polyatomic Lattice Total...
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Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 13: Reductions and their Implementation
15 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Structuring Parallel AlgorithmsTopics: Parallel Reductions Parallel Prefix Sum Relevance of Scan Application of Scan Scan on the CPU First attempt Parallel Scan Algorithm Work efficiency...
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Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 12: Structuring Parallel Algorithms
15 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Structuring Parallel AlgorithmsTopics: Key Parallel Programming Steps Algorithms Choosing Algorithm Structure Mapping a Divide and Conquer algorithm Tiled Algorithms Increased work per thread...
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Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 11: Floating Point Considerations
15 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Floating Point ConsiderationsTopics: GPU Floating Point Features Normalized Representation Exponent Representation Representable Numbers Flush to Zero Denormaliztion Runtime Math library Make Your...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 1: Concepts in Nanoscale Science
03 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Concepts in Nanoscale ScienceTopics: Below the continuum: quantum mechanics Statistics of small ensembles: molecular transport and thermodynamics Constitutive description of materials: continuum...
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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 2: Primer on Nanotechnology
03 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Primer on NanotechnologyTopics: Nanophase materials: design, synthesis and characterization Nanodevice thermal and fluidic management Nanoscale sensing, nanometrology and actuation Nanosystem...
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