Tags: materials science

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  1. 2005 Molecular Conduction and Sensors Workshop

    27 Jul 2005 | Workshops

    This is the 3rd in a series of annual workshops on Molecular Conduction. The prior workshops have been at Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN (2003) and Nothwestern University, Evanston, IL...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/140

  2. 2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up

    18 Jan 2011 | Workshops

    Electronics from the Bottom Up seeks to bring a new perspective to electronic devices – one that is designed to help realize the opportunities that nanotechnology presents.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8878

  3. 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

  4. A MATLAB code for Hartree Fock calculation of H-H ground state bondlength and energy using STO-4G

    08 Aug 2006 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Amritanshu Palaria

    Hartree Fock (HF) theory is one of the basic theories underlying the current understanding of the electronic structure of materials. It is a simple non-relativistic treatment of many electron...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/1718

  5. 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

  6. A Python code for material composition lines - composition line utility

    11 Sep 2013 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Amritanshu Palaria

    In material science and chemical thermodynamics, phase diagrams play an important role. In composition-phase diagrams, compositions of the various components constitute, depending on how the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/19375

  7. ABINIT: First-Time User Guide

    09 Jun 2009 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Benjamin P Haley

    This first-time user guide provides an introduction to using ABINIT on nanoHUB. We include a very brief summary of Density Functional Theory along with a tour of the Rappture interface. We...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6874

  8. 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

  9. Additional Tutorials on Selected Topics in Nanotechnology

    29 Mar 2011 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Umesh V. Waghmare, Timothy S Fisher, N. S. Vidhyadhiraja

    Select tutorials in nanotechnology, a part of the 2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11041

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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 atomic-level processes responsible for plastic deformation in crystalline metals and help them develop a more intuitive...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8037

  16. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Lab Assignment Handout

    19 Jan 2010 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    In this lab students will perform online molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of metallic nanowires deformed uniaxially and analyze the results...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8140

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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