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  1. [Illinois] Hydrogels

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michelle Oyen

    Michelle L. Oyen is a Reader in Bioengineering in the Mechanics and Materials Division and the Bioengineering research group in the Cambridge University Engineering Department. She holds a B.S....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22826

  2. [Illinois] Indentation: a simple and robust method to characterize poroelasticity of gels

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Yuhang Hu

    Dr. Yuhang Hu is currently a postdoctoral fellow in Wyss Institute of Bioinspired Engineering and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard working with Professor Joanna Aizenberg....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22828

  3. [Illinois] Mechanics of bone

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Iwona Jasiuk

    Iwona Jasiuk received her Ph.D. (Theoretical and Applied Mechanics) in 1986 from Northwestern University. She is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering and a...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22814

  4. [Illinois] Nanoindentation Workshop 2015

    18 Sep 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): George Pharr, Michelle Oyen, Richard Chadwick, Virginia Ferguson, Hadi Nia, Nahil Sobh, Derrick Kearney, Kathy Walsh, Emad Moeendarbary, Iwona Jasiuk, Yuhang Hu, Joseph Jakes

    For Workshop report and recommendations, click here. Characterizing the mechanical properties of materials using indentation has been around for centuries. It has recently emerged as the technique...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22809

  5. [Illinois] Nanomechanics of adherent cells

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Chadwick

    Dr. Chadwick received B.S. and M.S. degrees from Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1971, where he studied light scattering phenomena in blood. Dr. Chadwick...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22818

  6. [Illinois] Nanomechanics of nonadherent cells

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Chadwick

    Dr. Chadwick received B.S. and M.S. degrees from Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1971, where he studied light scattering phenomena in blood. Dr. Chadwick...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22820

  7. [Illinois] Probing the Mechanical Properties of Materials at Small Scales with Nanoindentation

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George Pharr

    George M. Pharr received his BS in Mechanical Engineering at Rice University in 1975 and Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford in 1979. After one year of postdoctoral study at...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22812

  8. [Illinois] Ultrastructure of Cartilage Extracellular Matrix (ECM)

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hadi Nia

    Hadi Tavakoli Nia completed his PhD at MIT in June 2013 under the supervision of Prof. Alan Grodzinsky and Prof. Christine Ortiz. Hadi�s PhD thesis was at the interface of mechanical...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22832

  9. [Illinois] Biophysics 401: Introduction to Biophysics

    17 Sep 2015 | Courses | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin

    Major concepts of physics inherent to biological systems. Basics of biology, including protein and DNA structure and their organization into cells with a focus on single molecule biophysics....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22805

  10. [Illinois] Advanced Materials Characterization Workshop 2015

    19 Aug 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Ted Limpoco, Scott Speakman, Timothy P. Spila, Rick Haasch, Justin Masone, Kathy Walsh, Matthew Bresin

      AMC 2015 provided a critical, comparative and condensed overview of major analytical techniques for materials characterization with emphasis on practical applications. Lectures...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22636

  11. Iterative Solution Method for an Implicit Orbit Averaged Particle-in-Cell Model

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Benjamin Sturdevant

    Present kinetic simulations of turbulence in magnetized plasmas employ models from gyrokinetic theory, which is based on a number of ordering assumptions used to reduce the Vlasov-Maxwell system...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22613

  12. Multilevel Solvers for High Resolution Electric Field Calculations

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Andrew Reisner

    High fidelity electric field calculations are a critical component in plasma simulations. In this this talk we consider the problem of a dielectric barrier discharge (DBD) wherein the electric...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22606

  13. Optimal Order Multigrid Preconditioners for Linear Systems Arising in the Semismooth Newton Method Solution Process of a Class of Control-Constrained Problems

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Andrei Draganescu

    In this work we present a new multigrid preconditioner for the linear systems arising in the semismooth Newton method solution process of certain control-constrained, quadratic distributed optimal...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22604

  14. [Illinois] An Introduction to Scanning Electron Microscopy and Focused Ion Beam

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Matthew Bresin

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22625

  15. [Illinois] Diffraction and Beyond: Thin Film Analysis by X-Ray Scattering with a Multipurpose Diffractometer

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Scott Speakman

    Dr. Scott Speakman was previously a postdoctoral researcher jointly in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). He was in charge of the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22632

  16. [Illinois] Integration of Quantum Dot Nanoparticles with Multimodal Microspheres for PET and Cerenkov Luminescene Imaging of Cancer

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joanne Li

    Cerenkov luminescence (CL) imaging utilizes the photons emitted during radioactive decay when charged particles travel faster than the phase velocity of light in a dielectric medium. In this talk,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22598

  17. [Illinois] Introduction to Elemental Analysis by ED-XRF

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Justin Masone

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22621

  18. [Illinois] Knowledge, Context, and Process: Building a Foundational Infrastructure for Engineering Cells for Use in an Uncertain World

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Adam Arkin

    Both natural and synthetically augmented organisms, like those engineered to produce advanced biofuels, ultimately have to operate in an uncertain world. Resources change, contact with other life,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22596

  19. [Illinois] Nano- and Micromechanics

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kathy Walsh

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22623

  20. [Illinois] New Insights into Some Principles of Self-Assembly

    18 Aug 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Erik Luijten

    Professor Erik Luijten studied physics in The Netherlands, where he received his MSc from the Institute for Theoretical Physics at Utrecht University and his PhD (cum laude) from Delft University...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/22602