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  1. Jan 31 2019

    Neural Interfaces: Nanoscience, and Materials Technology

    Professor Steven Saddow from the University of South Florida studies novel nano materials like Silicon Carbide, which can be used as micromachined semiconductor neural devices to help study the...

    http://nanohub.org/events/details/1754

  2. Design, Fabrication, and Characterization of 3D Hollow Ceramic Nano-Architectures

    06 Dec 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Dongchan Jang

    In this work, we present a new design criterion capable of significantly abating strength degradation in lightweight materials, by successfully combining size-induced strengthening effect in nanomaterials with architectural design of cellular porous materials. Hollow-tube-based 3D ceramic...

  3. Ionization Potential of Small Molecules Using DFT

    27 Aug 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan

    Use DFT simulations to explore the ionization potential (energy required to remove an electron) in atoms and small molecules. Disclaimer: While very powerful, DFT makes well known approximations and the results obtained in this module are approximate. 

  4. Phase Transforming Cellular Materials (Spherical Shells)

    27 Aug 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Valeria Grillo, ASHLEY MIN, Gavin Carter, Yunlan Zhang, Kristiaan William Hector, David Restrepo Arango, Chidubem Nuela Enebechi, Pablo Daniel Zavattieri, Nilesh Mankame

    “Phase transforming cellular materials (PXCMs) are a class of materials whose unit cells exhibit multiple configurations (metastable or bistable) [1]. The geometrical structure of the PXCM can change to increase the energy absorbed. The hysteretic nature of the PXCM makes the potential...

  5. PDMS: An Example of a Versatile Material for Micro- and Nanotechnology

    16 Jul 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Travis L. Benati, NACK Network

    OutlineProperties of PDMSApplications of PDMSModification of PDMS

  6. Physical and Chemical Vapor Deposition

    23 Apr 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Sebastien Maeder, NACK Network

    OutlinePlasma Deposition IntroductionDeposition CoverageThe Six Basic Steps of Chemical Vapor DepositionFilm GrowthIssues Concerning PECVD DepositionTypes of PECVD Deposition

  7. Plasma Removal Process

    27 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: Can be viewed hereIntroductionModels to understand the plasma processPart 2: This lectureChemistryAnalyzing recipe parameters, and the resultant etch profilesEndpoint

  8. Plasmas and Materials

    27 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: This lectureIntroductionModels to understand the plasma processPart 2: Can be viewed hereChemistryAnalyzing recipe parameters, and the resultant etch profilesEndpoint

  9. Dielectrics by Growth and Deposition

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: NACK Network

    Outline:Introduction - Silicon DioxideTypes of OxideFurnace DepositionDry OxidationWet OxidationHigh Pressure OxidationChemical Vapor DepositionModifying Dielectric Constant

  10. DNA and Protein Analysis using Nanotechnology I

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: This lectureMicroarrayTechnologyMicrofluidicsOverviewPart 2: Can be viewed hereCommon Materials and Processes

  11. DNA and Protein Analysis using Nanotechnology II

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: Can be viewed hereMicroarrayTechnologyMicrofluidicsOverviewPart 2: This lectureCommon Materials and Processes

  12. Bibek Jung Karki

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  13. NCN at Northwestern Tools

    NCN@Northwestern Tool Support We have identified a list of tools for which we commit the following level of service: monitor support tickets, questions, and wishlists and provide a...

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  14. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview I

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview I (this lecture)Biocompatibility and...

  15. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview II: Role of Proteins and Cellular Junctions

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular Overview...

  16. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview III: Nanoparticles for Biological Applications Including Liposomes

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular Overview...

  17. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IV: Role of Metal Nanoparticles in Biological Applications

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular Overview...

  18. MSE 582 Lecture 3: Lenses, Apertures and Resolution

    20 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Eric Stach

  19. Understanding the Role of Fabrication Method on Metal Alloys Used in Nuclear Power Plants

    07 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Esteban Bautista, Alexander Bullens, Janelle P Wharry

    Current nuclear reactor components consist of forged or casted Iron-based or Nickel-based alloys.  Both these fabrication techniques present challenges in long-term performance and structural integrity. A possible alternative investigated in this research includes Powder Metallurgy (PM)...

  20. Multiscale Modelling of Nanoparticle Suspensions

    12 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Pietro Asinari

    In the present work a multiscale modelling approach is implemented to relate the nanoscale phenomena to the macroscopic bulk properties of nano-suspensions. Specifically, Molecular Dynamics (MD) simulations and Brownian Dynamics (BD) are synergistically integrated to understand the mechanisms...