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  1. Illinois MATSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 5 - Part 1 : Imperfections in Solids

    14 Nov 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Imperfections in Solids ISSUES TO ADDRESS... What types of defects arise in solids? Describe them Can the number and type of defects be varied and controlled? How do defects...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5845

  2. Illinois MATSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 5 - Part 2 : Line Defects, Dislocations and their Scale

    14 Nov 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Imperfections in Solids (Continue) Content: Line Defects: Dislocations and their Scale Line Defects: Dislocations Incremental Slip and Bond Breaking Edge Dislocations Exiting Crystal...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5864

  3. Illinois MATSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 6: Diffusion in Solids

    19 Nov 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Diffusion in Solids ISSUES TO ADDRESS... How does diffusion occur? How can the rate of diffusion be predicted forsome simple cases? How does diffusion depend on structure and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5888

  4. Illinois MatSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 7: Mechanical Properties

    15 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Mechanical Properties Why Mechanical Properties? Need to design materials that will withstand applied load and in-service uses for ... Space exploration, Bridges for autos and people,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6052

  5. Illinois MatSE 280 Introduction to Engineering Materials, Lecture 9: Mechanical Failures

    09 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson, Omar N Sobh

    Mechanical Failure: temperature, stress, cyclic and loading effect ISSUES TO ADDRESS... How do cracks that lead to failure form? How is fracture resistance quantified? How do the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6108

  6. Illinois MATSE 280: Introduction to Engineering Materials

    18 Aug 2008 | Courses | Contributor(s): Duane Douglas Johnson

    This course introduces you to the materials science and engineering of metals, ceramics, polymers, and electronic materials. Topics include: bonding, crystallography, imperfections,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5220

  7. Illinois MatSE485/Phys466/CSE485 - Atomic-Scale Simulation

    27 Jan 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    THE OBJECTIVE is to learn and apply fundamental techniques used in (primarily classical) simulations in order to help understand and predict properties of microscopic systems in materials science,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6164

  8. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 10: Sampling

    20 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley, Omar N Sobh

    Fundamentals of Monte Carlo What is Monte Carlo? Named at Los Alamos in 1940’s after the casino. Any method which uses (pseudo)random numbers> as an essential part of the algorithm. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6507

  9. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 11: Importance Sampling

    20 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Importance sampling Today We will talk about the third option: Importance sampling and correlated sampling Content: Importance Sampling Finding Optimal p*(x) for Sampling Example of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6488

  10. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 12: Random Walks

    30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Random Walks Today we will discuss Markov chains (random walks), detailed balance and transition rules. These methods were introduced by Metropolis et al. in 1953 who applied it to a...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6544

  11. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 13: Brownian Dynamics

    08 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Brownian Dynamics Let’s explore the connection between Brownian motion and Metropolis Monte Carlo. Why? Connection with smart MC Introduce the idea of kinetic Monte Carlo Get rid of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6635

  12. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 1: Introduction

    28 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Introduction to Simulation Content: Why do simulations? Moore's law Two Simulation Modes Dirac, 1929 Challenges of Simulation: Physical and mathematical underpinnings ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6182

  13. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 3: Basics of Statistical Mechanics

    31 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Basics of Statistical Mechanics Review of ensembles Microcanonical, canonical, Maxwell-Boltzmann Constant pressure, temperature, volume,… Thermodynamic limit Ergodicity ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6198

  14. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 4: Molecular Dynamics

    05 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Molecular Dynamics What to choose in an integrator The Verlet algorithm Boundary Conditions in Space and time Reading assignment: Frenkel and Smit Chapter 4 Content: ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6239

  15. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 5: Interatomic Potentials

    18 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Interatomic Potentials Before we can start a simulation, we need the model! Interaction between atoms and molecules is determined by quantum mechanics But we don’t know...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6294

  16. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 6: Scalar Properties and Static Correlations

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Scalar Properties, Static Correlations and Order Parameters What do we get out of a simulation? Static properties: pressure, specific heat, etc. Density Pair correlations in real space...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6411

  17. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 7: Dynamical Correlations & Transport Coefficients

    02 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Dynamical correlations and transport coefficients Dynamics is why we do molecular dynamics! Perturbation theory Linear-response theory Diffusion constants, velocity-velocity auto...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6409

  18. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 8: Temperature and Pressure Controls

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Temperature and Pressure Controls Content: Constant Temperature MD Quench method Brownian dynamics/Anderson thermostat Nose-Hoover thermostat (FS 6.1.2) Nose-Hoover thermodynamics ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6420

  19. Introduction to and Advances in Self-Healing Polymers

    14 Jun 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerald O. Wilson

    The presenter briefly introduces the topic of Self-Healing Polymer research and continues to give a Survey of Ruthenium Metathesis Catalysts for Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization-Based...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2808

  20. Materials Science on the Atomic Scale with the 3-D Atom Probe

    08 Nov 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George D. W. Smith

    Some of the key goals of materials science and technology are to be able to design a material from first principles, to predict its behaviour, and also to optimise the processing route for its...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1973

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