
Illinois 2009 nanobiophotonics Summer School, Lecture 2: Optics, Microscopy
20 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kimani C Toussaint
Optics, Microscopy
Topics:
Background
Spatial Resolution
Microscope Architecture
Contrast
Optical Sources and detectors
Resolution Enhancement
Video Processing and compression...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7417

Illinois 2009 nanobiophotonics Summer School, Lecture 1: Optics, Introduction and Fundamentals
20 Oct 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kimani C Toussaint
Optics, Introduction and Fundamentals
Topics:
What is Optics?
Optics Theories
EM Spectrum
Index of Refraction
Ray Optics
FERMAT's Principle
HERO's Principle
Reflection
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7415

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 Assembly
Topics:
Origin of Adhesion: VdW Forces
How can a Gecko lift it's foot off?
Microscopic view of friction
Driving Forces for Self Assembly
Assembly...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7591

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 Friction
Topics:
Surface and Surface Tension
Molecular Picture of Surface Tension
Contact Angle: Young's Equation
Effect of Surface energy: Nucleation/Melting
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7588

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 Effects
Topics:
Conduction of Ions in Fluid
Applications of Ion Migration
Electric Double Layer
Debye Length
ElectroOsmotic Effect
ElectroOsmotic Flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7541

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 Electrokenetics
Topics:
Back to Constitutive Equations
Coupled Heat and Electron Conduction
Thermoelectric Cooling
New Directions for NanoThermoelectricity
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7530

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
Back to Constitutive Equations
Coupled Heat and Electron Conduction
Thermoelectric Cooling
Principle of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7526

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
Quantum Fracture Mechanics
Magnetorestrictive Effect
Shape Memory Effect
Thermal Noise in Resonators
Back to...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7522

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
Mechanics at Nanoscale
Theoretical Cohesive Strength
Defects in Solids
Bulk Dislocation Movement
Stress Fields
Quantum...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7517

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 Reconstruction
Topics:
Reconstructing MR Images
An exciting revolution: Sodium Map of the Brain
Least Squares reconstruction
Q vs. FhD
Algorithms to Accelerate
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7406

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 CUDA
Topics:
Reductions and Memory Patterns
Reduction Patterns in CUDA
Mapping Data into CUDA's Memories
Input/Output Convolution
Generic Algorithm...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7442

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
Kinetic Theory of Energy Transport
Averaging over all the solid angles
Mechanics at Nanoscale
How Strong are Crystalline Materials
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7464

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
For Quantum Particles
How Fast do they move?
Photon Excitation in Materials
Surface Plasmons
Application: Metamaterials
Effect of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7459

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 Nanostructures
Topics:
Introduction to Nanoscience and Tech
Departure from Continuum
Lattice vibration and Phonon
Density of State in Low Dimensions
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7410

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 continuum
Topics:
The Scale of Things
Nanoscale Friction
Departure from continuum
Constitutive Equations Revisited
Microscopic origins of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7385

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 Coherence
Topics:
Quantum Effects
Solution of a Confined 1D system
Lattice Vibration, Phonon
Phonon Energy Diagram
Polyatomic...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7388

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 Algorithms
Topics:
Parallel Reductions
Parallel Prefix Sum
Relevance of Scan
Application of Scan
Scan on the CPU
First attempt Parallel Scan Algorithm
Work...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7376

Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 12: Structuring Parallel Algorithms
15 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Structuring Parallel Algorithms
Topics:
Key Parallel Programming Steps
Algorithms
Choosing Algorithm Structure
Mapping a Divide and Conquer algorithm
Tiled Algorithms
Increased work...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7372

Illinois ECE 498AL: Programming Massively Parallel Processors, Lecture 11: Floating Point Considerations
15 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): WenMei W Hwu
Floating Point Considerations
Topics:
GPU Floating Point Features
Normalized Representation
Exponent Representation
Representable Numbers
Flush to Zero
Denormaliztion
Runtime Math...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7338

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 Science
Topics:
Below the continuum: quantum mechanics
Statistics of small ensembles: molecular transport and thermodynamics
Constitutive description of materials:...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7309