Tags: NanoBio Node

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  1. [Illinois] Cooperation and Construction: From Multicellularity to Eusociality

    28 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Corina Tarnita

    The evolutionary trajectory of life on earth is one of increasing size and complexity. Yet the standard equations of evolutionary dynamics describe mutation and selection among similar organisms...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20932

  2. [Illinois] Biomaterials to Replicate the Form and Function of Inhomogeneous Structures in the Body

    28 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Brendan Harley

    The extracellular matrix (ECM) is a complex organization of structural proteins such as collagens and proteoglycans. Understanding that the ECM is dynamic and often spatially patterned or...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20929

  3. [Illinois] Plasmonic Engineering in Nanomedicine

    28 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Srikanth Singamaneni

    Plasmonics involves the control of light at the nanoscale using surface plasmons. One particular area where plasmonics is expected to make an enoromous impact is the field of life sciences, with...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20927

  4. [Illinois] Beckman Director's Seminar: Computational Imaging of Biological Membranes and Membrane Proteins

    11 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Emad Tajkhorshid

    Advanced scientific research and technological development increasingly rely on detailed descriptions of the underlying phenomena at higher resolutions, both spatially and temporally. Modern...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20173

  5. [Illinois] How to Break the "Fundamental" Limits of Nanobiosensing

    07 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    As the future of Moore’s law of transistor scaling appears uncertain, electronics is being reinvented by broadening the focus to other areas including macroelectronics (electronics of large,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20795

  6. [Illinois] Synergistic Assembly of All-carbon Nanoscopic p/n Junctions

    13 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vincent C. Tung

    All-carbon based photovoltaics comprised of n-type fullerenes and p-type single walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) are tantalizing candidates for light-harvesting and storage because of the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20578

  7. Nanoindentation

    28 Oct 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Taha Goudarzi, AbderRahman N Sobh, Kathy Walsh, Nahil Sobh, Iwona Jasiuk

    Nanoindentation for Mechanical Characterization of Soft Materials

    http://nanohub.org/resources/nanoindentation

  8. [Illinois] Computational Design and Analysis of Biomechanical Systems

    05 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dan Perlitz

    There have been a large number of recent advancements in the design and manufacturing of biological machines commonly called "bio-bots." These machines, powered by cells, could...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20462

  9. [Illinois] Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) for Quantification of Microcirculatory Flow

    05 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alex Cerjanic

    Diffusion weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging (DW-MRI) is an increasingly popular tool used to probe the microscopic structure of materials and biological tissues. Most studies employing DW-MRI...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20465

  10. [Illinois] Combining 3D Cell Culture Models and Chemical Imaginging

    27 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sarah Holton

    Full Title: Combining 3D Cell Culture Models and Chemical Imaging for Understanding Fibroblast-Epithelial Interactions During Early Breast Cancel Progression Carcinomas, including skin,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20393

  11. [Illinois] The Role of ORCA in Chromatic Organization and DNA Replication

    27 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sumanprava Giri

    Sumanprava Giri did her undergraduate studies in Biotechnology and obtained a B.Tech degree from Anna University, India in 2010. She is currently pursuing her graduate reseach in Dr.Supriya...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20394

  12. [Illinois] Using Resonant Mass Sensors to Characterize Single Cell Adhesion

    27 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Katrina Keller

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20395

  13. [Illinois] Designer Plasmonic Materials for Mid-Infrared Devices

    18 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephanie Law

    The fields of plasmonics and metamaterials have seen significant growth in recent years, due to the interest in creating novel photonic devices as well as exploring the physics behind light-matter...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20357

  14. [Illinois] Microreactors and Click Chemistry for Synthesis of Molecular Imaging Probes

    04 Feb 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph Whittenberg

    Gold nanorods are being studied within biological systems for applications such as drug delivery, imaging, Molecular  imaging  probes play a pivotal role in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20202

  15. [Illinois] Bioengineering Seminar Series

    04 Feb 2014 | Series | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node

    Bioengineering combines the analytical and experimental methods of the engineering profession with the biological and medical sciences to achieve a more detailed understanding of biological...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20233

  16. [Illinois] NanoSTRuCT K-12: Nanoscale Science and Technology Resources for Community Teaching in K-12

    27 Jan 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Cerjanic, Brittany Renee Weida

    NanoSTRuCT is a student-organized project to develop and refine activities for bringing nanoscale science to community classrooms. As a student-led project, students and trainees have begun to lay...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20201

  17. nanoDDSCAT

    23 Apr 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Prashant K Jain, Nahil Sobh, Jeremy Smith, AbderRahman N Sobh, Sarah White, Jacob Faucheaux, John Feser

    Calculate scattering and absorption of light by targets with arbitrary geometries and complex refractive index.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/dda

  18. cadnano to PDB File Converter

    13 Nov 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jejoong Yoo, AbderRahman N Sobh, Chen-Yu Li, Aleksei Aksimentiev

    Accepts CadNano files in the form of *.json and outputs a file in *.pdb which can be read by programs such as VMD.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/cadnanocvrt

  19. [Illinois] MCB 529 BRH Reproductive Rhythms

    07 Jan 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Megan Mahoney, Martha U. Gillette

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20121

  20. [Illinois] MCB 529 BRH Biological Rhythms in Health and Disease

    30 Dec 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Martha U. Gillette

    Our major research thrusts are to understand: 1) signals that engage the circadian clockwork in the brain, 2) sub-cellular micro-environments that shape neuronal dendrites in development and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20114