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An Introduction to Colloidal and Self-Assembled Materials I
05 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Travis L. Benati, NACK Network
OutlineReview of SolutionsColloids and Colloidal ChemistrySelf-Assembly
An Introduction to Colloidal and Self-Assembled Materials II
26 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Travis L. Benati, NACK Network
Outline Review of Solutions Colloids and Colloid Chemistry Self-Assembly What is it? Forces and interactions Examples from nature Nanotechnology examples
Atomistic Simulations of Materials Chemistry: From Nanoelectronics to Energetics
07 Apr 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan
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Batteries - Challenges and Solutions
15 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Vilas Pol
Bio-Inspired Materials: Lessons Learned from Nature
17 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Pablo Daniel Zavattieri
Challenges and Opportunities in the Design of Rechargeable Batteries
21 Mar 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Challenges in Food Safety and Potential of SMART labels in Food Monitoring
21 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Lisa Mauer
Characterization of 2D materials at Birck Surface Analysis Facility
28 Sep 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Dmitry Zemlyanov
Material characterization is an important aspect for various applications. In particularly, for 2D materials and nano-materials, the surface characterization becomes crucial for smart material design, functionalization, fabrication, etc. Surface Analysis Facility at Birck Nanotechnology Center,...
Common Materials for Uncommon Microsystems
18 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Babak Ziaie
2016 Adams Lecture, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
Complex Oxides and the Philosopher’s Stone
26 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Shiram Ramanathan
In this talk I will discuss the topic of insulator-metal transitions in strongly correlated oxides, their control via disorder, orbital occupancy and electric fields and challenges these systems pose to our contemporary understanding of emergent phenomena in ionic lattices.
Degradation in Rechargeable Li-Ion Batteries
17 Mar 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Designing Architectured Materials: Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
01 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Pablo Daniel Zavattieri
There is a strong demand for new paradigms of design and development of advanced high-performance structural materials with high strength and durability that are low-cost and renewable with novel combinations of properties. Yet, most of these applications require high-performance materials that...
dualfoil.py Demonstration Video: User-Friendly Electrochemical Simulations for Porous Electrodes
10 Feb 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Companion demonstration video for the tool dualfoil.py.
dualfoil.py Tutorial: User-Friendly Electrochemical Simulations for Porous Electrodes
Tutorial lecture for the tool dualfoil.py.
Equipment, Techniques, and Growth of Ultra-High Purity AlGaAs-GaAs Heterostructures by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
26 May 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Geoff Gardner
In this talk I detail research and investigation into critical equipment and materials engineering issues related to the quality of the fabricated 2DEG systems. I also will present data that demonstrates the critical role gallium purity plays in 2DEG mobility.
Fundamentals of Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials - Part 1
08 Mar 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Susan Trolier-McKinstry
This presentation is an introduction to materials of interest for piezoelectric and ferroelectric applications. The lecture begins with basic definitions of pyroelectricity, piezoelectricity, and ferroelectricity, and the link between these and the symmetry shown by the material is explained....
Fundamentals of Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials - Part 2
17 Mar 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Susan Trolier-McKinstry
Hybrid Perovskite Optoelectronics
05 Apr 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Tao (Tom) Wu
I will discuss the perspective of applying hybrid perovskites in photovoltaic and optoelectronic devices, with a focus on photodetectors and phototransistors. Our experiments on perovskite phototransistors provided direct evidence on the ambipolar transport in perovskite films with balanced...
Introduction to Molecular Dynamics
21 Apr 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan
This short presentation will describe the idea behind MD simulations and demonstrate its use in real applications.
Modelling of Phase Transforming Cellular Material (PXCM)
28 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Chidubem Nuela Enebechi, Yunlan Zhang, David Restrepo Arango, Pablo Daniel Zavattieri, Nilesh Mankame
Phase transforming cellular materials (PXCMs) are a new class of materials that can go through large deformation and return to their original configuration. Currently, there are reliable cellular materials that can resist large deformation, for example, honey comb; however, when these materials...