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[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 5: How to make and use ATP
23 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 4: DNA & X-Ray Diffraction
22 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Nanoindentation Workshop 2015
18 Sep 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): George Pharr, Michelle Oyen, Richard Chadwick, Virginia Ferguson, Hadi Nia, Nahil Sobh, Derrick Kearney, Kathy Walsh, Emad Moeendarbary, Iwona Jasiuk, Yuhang Hu, Joseph Jakes
For Workshop report and recommendations, click here. Characterizing the mechanical properties of materials using indentation has been around for centuries. It has recently emerged as the technique...
[Illinois] Advances in Nanoindentation Techniques for Wood Cell Walls
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph Jakes
Dr. Jakes recieved his B.S. in Chemical and Biological Engineering in 2005, his M.S. in Materials Science in 2007, and his Ph.D. in Materials Science in 2010 all from the University of Wisconsin,...
[Illinois] Probing the Mechanical Properties of Materials at Small Scales with Nanoindentation
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George Pharr
George M. Pharr received his BS in Mechanical Engineering at Rice University in 1975 and Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford in 1979. After one year of postdoctoral study at...
[Illinois] Mechanics of bone
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Iwona Jasiuk
Iwona Jasiuk received her Ph.D. (Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) in 1986 from Northwestern University. She is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering and a...
[Illinois] Experimental variations in nanoindentation testing
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michelle Oyen
Michelle L. Oyen is a Reader in Bioengineering in the Mechanics and Materials Division and the Bioengineering research group in the Cambridge University Engineering Department. She holds a B.S....
[Illinois] Nanomechanics of adherent cells
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Chadwick
Dr. Chadwick received B.S. and M.S. degrees from Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1971, where he studied light scattering phenomena in blood. Dr. Chadwick...
[Illinois] Nanomechanics of nonadherent cells
[Illinois] Challenges unique to nanoindentation of biological tissues
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Virginia Ferguson
Virginia Ferguson (Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, 2001) is Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Colorado, Boulder since 2006. She held a joint postdoctoral...
[Illinois] Experimental considerations for soft materials testing
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kathy Walsh
[Illinois] Indentation: a simple and robust method to characterize poroelasticity of gels
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yuhang Hu
Dr. Yuhang Hu is currently a postdoctoral fellow in Wyss Institute of Bioinspired Engineering and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard working with Professor Joanna Aizenberg....
[Illinois] Case studies in nanoindentation : The world soft and biological materials
[Illinois] Ultrastructure of Cartilage Extracellular Matrix (ECM)
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hadi Nia
Hadi Tavakoli Nia completed his PhD at MIT in June 2013 under the supervision of Prof. Alan Grodzinsky and Prof. Christine Ortiz. Hadi�s PhD thesis was at the interface of mechanical...
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 2: Boltzmann, Free Energy, Equilibrium Constant
18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 3: The Origin of Life on Earth; Atomic Structure of the DNA Double-Helix
[Illinois] Biophysics 401: Introduction to Biophysics
17 Sep 2015 | Courses | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
Major concepts of physics inherent to biological systems. Basics of biology, including protein and DNA structure and their organization into cells with a focus on single molecule biophysics. Major...
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 1: Introduction, Dogma of Molecular Biology; Evolution
17 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2015
19 Aug 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Ted Limpoco, Scott Speakman, Timothy P. Spila, Rick Haasch, Justin Masone, Kathy Walsh, Matthew Bresin
AMC 2015 provided a critical, comparative and condensed overview of major analytical techniques for materials characterization with emphasis on practical applications. Lectures...