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  1. Lecture 12: Ultra-Resolution

    11 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    SHREC (Single molecule High Resolution Co localization), SHRIMP (Super-High Resolution Imaging with Photobleaching), DOPI (Defocused Orientation Position Imaging), PALM (PhotoActivated Localization Microscopy), Enhancing Resolution

  2. Lecture 13: Enhancing Resolution - FIONA - SHREC - DOPI - PALM - STORM

    15 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Current Methods of obtaining higher resolution using:FIONA : Flouresence Imaging with One Nanometer AccuracySHREC : Single molecule High Resolution Co-localizationDOPI : Defocused Orientation Position Imaging

  3. Lecture 14: FRET and Helicase Activity

    15 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    FRET: measuring conformational changes of (single) biomolecules, Unzipping mystery of helicases

  4. P-N Semiconductor Membranes for Ion Filtering and Rectification

    06 Apr 2008 |

    Jean-Pierre Leburton's research at the Beckman Institute deals with transport and optical processes in semiconductor nanostructures such as quantum wires and quantum dots that exhibit a high degree of quantization dependent on the semiconductor materials and geometrical confinement. This...

  5. Lecture 5: Magnetic Traps & DNA

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Introduction I

  6. Lecture 6: Magnetic Tweezers

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Introduction II and Applications

  7. Lecture 7: Single-Molecule of ATPase

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    ATPase - How it produces ATP?

  8. Lecture 8: Resolutions

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    X-ray diffraction (atomic resolution)Electron (Imaging) Microscopy (nm-scale)Visible (Imaging) Microscopy (nm - µm)

  9. Lecture 9: X-ray Structure and FIONA

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Accuracy vs. ResolutionMeasuring atomic distancesBiomolecular Motors: Intra- AND Extra-Cellular Motion

  10. Lecture 10: Mutagenesis

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Site-Directed Mutagenesis to Isolate and Mutate DNA (for FIONA)

  11. Illinois Physics 498: Introduction to Biological Physics

    07 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    We will apply simple yet powerfulideas of physics to gain some understanding of biology. (What is theinertia of a bacteria and how does this affect its behavior?) We willbegin with atoms, move to molecules, then macromolecules, then cells,and finally whole systems. For example, how do we see?...

  12. Lecture 4 : Applications of DNA Technology: FISH, PCR, Forensics

    06 Apr 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    FISH (Florescence In Situ Hybridization), Gene Arrays("Chips") can be made

  13. Using Mass Spectrometry to Understand Membrane Organization

    28 Mar 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Mary Kraft

    Our ability to engineer tissues and biomimetic devices hinges upon an understanding of the structure-function relationship in healthy and diseased cells. Our laboratory utilizes materials characterization, quantitative engineering principles, cell biology and chemistry to elucidate the influence...

  14. Silicon nanomembranes

    30 Mar 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Max Lagally

    Silicon nanomembranes are extremely thin (

  15. Ion Selectivity in Synthetic and Natural Channels

    31 Mar 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Susan Rempe

    Transport across membranes and nanopores can be characterized by static equilibrium properties as well as by nonequilibrium dynamic properties. For example, equilibrium selectivity properties of a nanopore can be characterized by the difference in interaction free energy for transferring one ion...

  16. Modeling (Semi) Unstructured Proteins

    26 Mar 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Michael Colvin

    The past century has seen tremendous progress in determining the biochemical and biophysical processes that constitute life. One exciting consequence of this understanding is the possibility of developing mathematical models of biological function that are accurate and even predictive. My...

  17. The Functional Protocell concept

    23 Mar 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Eric Jakobsson

    We have invented and created the first prototype of the Functional Protocell.We define the “functional protocell" as a nanoporous solid surrounded by a membrane. The cavities in the solid can be filled with any desired electrolyte up to the limit of solubility. The surrounding membrane can...

  18. biomoca

    30 May 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Reza Toghraee, Umberto Ravaioli

    Ion channel simulator

  19. Lecture 3: Nucleic Acids, RNA, and Proteins

    11 Feb 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Paul R Selvin

    Nucleic Acids, Proteins, DNA Dimensions and Stability, How to make a nucleotide

  20. Illinois Tools: NanoGromacs

    27 Feb 2008 | | Contributor(s):: Dairui Chen, Derrick Kearney, Jay Mashl, Nahil Sobh, Eric Jakobsson

    Implementation of the popular molecular dynamics software suite GROMACS