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  1. A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience

    13 Feb 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner

    While the Greek root nano just means dwarf, the nanoscale has become a giant focus of contemporary science and technology. We will examine the fundamental issues underlying the excitement...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1021

  2. A Primer on Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (STM)

    04 Apr 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger

    Scanning Probe Microscopes and their remarkable ability to provide three-dimensional maps of surfaces at the nanometer length scale have arguably been the most important tool in establishing the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1185

  3. Active Photonic Nanomaterials: From Random to Periodic Structures

    06 Feb 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hui Cao

    Active photonic nanomaterials, which have high gain or large nonlinearity, are essential to the development of nanophotonic devices and circuits. In this talk, I will provide a review of our...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1012

  4. AFM Metrology of Cellulose Nanocrystals

    03 May 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert J. Moon, Ryan Wagner

    This talk discusses the characterization of cellulose nanocrystals via atomic force microscopy.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11019

  5. Aluminum: a safe, economical, high energy density material for energy storage, transport and splitting water to make hydrogen on demand

    30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jerry M. Woodall

    In 1968, a team lead by the author discovered that liquid gallium saturated with aluminum at room temperature would split water into hydrogen gas, alumina and heat. More recently his current team...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6568

  6. An Experimentalists’ Perspective

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3628

  7. Application-driven Co-Design: Using Proxy Apps in the ASCR Materials Co-Design Center

    31 May 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jim Belak

    Computational materials science is performed with a suite of applications that span the quantum mechanics of interatomic bonding to the continuum mechanics of engineering problems and phenomenon...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14149

  8. Atomic Force Microscopy

    01 Dec 2005 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arvind Raman

    Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) is an indispensible tool in nano science for the fabrication, metrology, manipulation, and property characterization of nanostructures. This tutorial reviews some of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/520

  9. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Overview Lecture

    24 Jan 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    The lecture describes the objectives of the learning module and provides the necessary background for the activities. We briefly discuss the following topics: mechanical response of macroscopic...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8038

  10. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Prelab Lecture

    24 Jan 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This lecture provides a detailed description of the activities the students will perform in the lab. We present a tutorial with step by step instructions on how to run MD simulations using the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8043

  11. Atomistic Alloy Disorder in Nanostructures

    26 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    Electronic structure and quantum transport simulations are typically performed in perfectly ordered semiconductor structures. Bands and modes are defined resulting in quantized conduction and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/2350

  12. Bandstructure in Nanoelectronics

    01 Nov 2005 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    This presentation will highlight, for nanoelectronic device examples, how the effective mass approximation breaks down and why the quantum mechanical nature of the atomically resolved material...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/381

  13. Basics of Particle Adhesion

    21 May 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen P. Beaudoin

    This presentation will describe the adhesion of rough, asymmetric particles with micro- to nano-scale dimension to solid surfaces. These adhesion processes are of great interest in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3264

  14. Bending Properties of Carbon Nanotubes

    21 Mar 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): SeongJun Heo, Susan Sinnott

    The effect of filling carbon nanotubes on the mechanical, especially bending, behavior of empty and filled (10,10) carbon nanotubes (CNTs) is examined using classical, atomistic, molecular...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1106

  15. BME 695L Special Lecture 2: X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) in Biologically-Relevant Applications

    01 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov

    Guest lecturer: Dmitry Zemlyanov

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12393

  16. BME 695L Special Lecture 4: Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) for Nanomedical Systems (cells and nanoparticles)

    02 Dec 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Helen McNally

    Guest lecturer: Helen McNally

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12625

  17. BME 695N Lecture 12: Introduction to X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and the Examples of Biologically-Relevant Applications

    19 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov

    With Dmitry Zemlyanov as guest lecturer.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/3413

  18. BNC Annual Research Review: An Introduction to PRISM and MEMS Simulation

    04 Jun 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy

    This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4717

  19. BNC Annual Research Review: Recent advances in dynamic Atomic Force Microscopy Research at Birck

    02 Dec 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arvind Raman

    In conjunction with R. Reifenberger, B. Pipes, R. Moon X. Xu, J. Melcher, R. Wagner, D. Kiracofe.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7939

  20. BNC Annual Research Review: Transforming Light with Metamaterials

    15 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev

    One of the most unique properties of light is that it can package information into a signal of zero mass and propagate it at the ultimate speed. It is, however, a daunting challenge to bring...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7944

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