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Cloud-based modeling and simulations to enhance student learning in engineering and science
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Cloud-based, fully interactive simulations via nanoHUB to enhance student learning of materials engineering concepts
Crystal Viewer 2.0
12 Nov 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kevin Margatan
nanoHUB is an online compilation of tools for simulations. Equipped with 3-D simulations and a capability to solve very complex calculations, nanoHUB provides its users worldwide with various...
David Ray Johnson
Professor Johnson has been on the faculty in Purdue’s School of Materials Engineering since 1998, after four years on research staff at Kyoto University in Japan. He holds two...
Edge dislocation animation
01 Mar 2016 |
Posted by Tanya Faltens
A short and sweet 2D animation showing how an edge dislocation can move through a material.
Experiments with the Bubble Model of a Metal Structure
This video discusses crystal defects (voids, dislocations, stress concentrations) on a closed packed plane using a bubble model described in the 1947 paper in the Proceedings of the Royal Society...
Materials in Prop Design for Film part 2
This is part 2 of a video series showing the production of a prop knife for use in film production. Very interesting examples of materials application. From the University of...
Muddiest Points: Crystal Defects and Burgers Vectors
This video contains the explanation of students' muddiest points regarding crystalline defects and burgers vectors including the various defect types, how to find Burgers Vectors from...
Muddiest Points: Dislocations and Plastic Deformation of Metals
This video contains the explanation of students' muddiest points regarding plastic deformation of metals including slip planes/directions, and dislocations.
From the ASU Materials Concepts...
Dr. Tanya Faltens is the Educational Content Creation Manager for the Network for Computational Nanotechnology (NCN), which created the open access nanoHUB.org cyber-platform to help advance...
Basic principle and practical procedure of the tensile test on ductile metallic materials.
Testing machine, specimen, extensometer
Material with yield point phenomenon
Elastic and plastic...
Tensile Testing of Metals - Sword Flexibility
If you want a great example of Elasticity vs Plasticity-- check out this video. In the supplemental material for "The Princess Bride", the master swordsman who helped coach the...
Unit Cell Ranking Tasks
15 Oct 2012 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens
This set of ranking tasks is designed to help the learner work with and understand some of the features of common structures: planar densities, atomic densities, atomic packing factor and...