
Atomistic Material Science
03 Nov 2011  Courses  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
This course introduces first principles electronic structure calculations of materials properties and the concept of molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of materials focusing on the physics and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11916

Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals via Online Molecular Dynamics Simulations
01 Jun 2011  Courses  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
The main goal of this learning module is to introduce students to the atomiclevel processes responsible for plastic deformation in crystalline metals and help them develop a more intuitive...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8037

MSE 405 Physics of Solids
29 Jan 2011  Courses  Contributor(s): Mark Hersam
Introduction to quantum mechanics and solid state physics. Specific topics include free electron behavior, potential energy wells and barriers, energy band theory, phonons, and electrical...
http://nanohub.org/resources/10084

Tutorial 3: Materials Simulation by FirstPrinciples Density Functional Theory
14 Sep 2010  Courses  Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare
This twopart lecture will provide an introduction to firstprinciples density functional theory based methods for simulation of materials, with a focus on determination of interatomic force...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9716

ME 597/PHYS 570: Fundamentals of Atomic Force Microscopy (Fall 2010)
01 Sep 2010  Courses  Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger, Arvind Raman
Fall 2010
A course for students interested in learning the fundamentals underlying Atomic Force Microscopy.
http://nanohub.org/resources/9598

Short Course on Molecular Dynamics Simulation
13 Oct 2009  Courses  Contributor(s): Ashlie Martini
This set of ten presentations accompanied a graduate level course on Molecular Dynamics simulation. The specific objective of the course (and the presentations) is to provide:
1. Awareness of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7570

ME 597/PHYS 570: Fundamentals of Atomic Force Microscopy (Fall 2009)
03 Sep 2009  Courses  Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger, Arvind Raman
A course for students interested in learning the fundamentals underlying Atomic Force Microscopy.
http://nanohub.org/resources/7320

ECET 499N: Introduction to Nanotechnology
30 Mar 2009  Courses  Contributor(s): Helen McNally
An introduction to the emerging area of nanotechnology will be studied. The primary focus will be on the technologies of nanotechnology, with specific emphasis on electronics and electrical...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6583

Illinois MatSE485/Phys466/CSE485  AtomicScale Simulation
28 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

MSE 597G An Introduction to Molecular Dynamics
13 Nov 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
The goal of this short course is to provide an introduction to the theory and algorithms behind MD simulations, describe some of the most exciting recent developments in the field and exemplify...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5838

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

MSE 582 Transmission Electron Microscopy Skills
28 Jan 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Eric Stach
Practical introduction to the operation of transmission electron microscopes. Microscope design and function; imaging and diffraction modes and image content; instrument operation. Required of all...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3777

Lectures on Molecular Dynamics Modeling of Materials
09 Jan 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
Molecular dynamics simulations are playing an increasingly important
role in many areas of science and engineering, from biology and pharmacy
to nanoelectronics and structural materials....
http://nanohub.org/resources/3675

MSE 376 Nanomaterials
24 Oct 2006  Courses  Contributor(s): Mark Hersam
"Nanomaterials," is an
interdisciplinary introduction to processing, structure, and properties of materials at the
nanometer length scale. The course will cover recent breakthroughs and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1914

Quantum Transport: Atom to Transistor (Spring 2004)
07 Aug 2006  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Spring 2004
Please Note:
A newer version of this course is now available
and we would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents.
Course Information...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1490

Curriculum on Nanotechnology
27 Jan 2005  Courses
To exploit the opportunities that nanoscience is giving us, engineers will need to learn how to think about materials, devices, circuits, and systems in new ways. The NCN seeks to bring the new...
http://nanohub.org/resources/100