
2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 10  Optical coherence tomography
14 Dec 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Stephen Boppart
Edited and Uploaded by Omar Sobh, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
http://nanohub.org/resources/9752

Photonic Metamaterials: From Linear to Nonlinear Optics
14 Dec 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Natalia Litchinitser
Metamaterials open unparalleled opportunities for "engineering" previously inaccessible values of refractive indices from positive to nearzero and even negative values, and new avenues for light...
http://nanohub.org/resources/10185

AntiReflection Coating Assignment
30 Nov 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Alex Small
This is a guided activity for students to study the design of an antireflection coating. The student is first asked to do a simple calculation by hand, to determine the proper thickness for an...
http://nanohub.org/resources/10074

PhotonicsCL: Photonic Cylindrical Multilayer Lenses
20 Oct 2010  Tools  Contributor(s): Xingjie Ni, Fan Gu, Ludmila Prokopeva, Alexander V. Kildishev
Full wave simulation of cylindrical transformation optical lenses
http://nanohub.org/resources/photonicscl

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 7  Pathology of blood and tissue biopsies  NanoBiophotonics
26 Oct 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Krishna Tangella
Edited and Uploaded by Omar Sobh, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
http://nanohub.org/resources/9749

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 6  Biomedicine  Intro to cellular bioengineering
25 Oct 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yingxiao Wang
Edited and Uploaded by Omar Sobh
http://nanohub.org/resources/9748

iOptics Seminar Series Lecture 3: Single Molecule Investigation of Nucleic Acid Motor Proteins
13 Oct 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): SuA Myong
When looking down on streets of Chicago from the 30th floor of a skyscraper, one would see a high density of cars and people buzzing around all over the place. It would appear as if everyone was...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9862

Nano*High: Xrays, Lasers, and Molecular Movies
25 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Roger W. Falcone
Xray imaging is an excellent method to make visible what would normally be invisible  who hasn't had an Xray at the doctor or dentist's office before? At the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8294

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 5  Biomedicine  A tour of the Cell
25 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Marina Marjanovic
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http://nanohub.org/resources/9747

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 3  Fourier optics  Nonlinear optics  Microscopy
25 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kimani C Toussaint
Ray opticsLimit of wave optics when wavelength is
infinitesimally small
Wave opticsprovides a description of optical
phenomena using scalar wave theory
Electromagnetic optics provides...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9745

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 4  Gaussian beam propagation  Elastic light scattering  Dynamic light scattering
25 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu
Often, experiments involve light beams. A light beam can be defined as a distribution of field that fulfills the approximation in Eq. 20,
i.e. is characterized by a dominant wave vector...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9746

Calculation of optical properties of Silica
Closed  Responses: 0
Can anyone please tell me how would I perform the theoretical calculation of single silica nanoparticles as well as aggregates of silica nanoaparticles.
http://nanohub.org/answers/question/628

2010 NanoBiophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 1  Introduction
20 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Rashid Bashir, Stephen Boppart
Edited and Uploaded by Omar Sobh, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign
http://nanohub.org/resources/9637

Illinois NANOEP Seminar: Photonic Crystal Nanolasers
15 Sep 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kent D. Choquette
We discuss the application of nanotechnology to engineer optical properties of semiconductors for unprecedented confinement of both photons and electrons to develop the next generation of lasers...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9695

Solar Cells Operation and Modeling
19 Jul 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of slides decribes the basic principles of operation of various generations on solar cells with emphasis to single crystalline solar cells. Next, semiconductor equations that describe the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9328

Physical and Mathematical Description of the Operation of Photodetectors
08 Jun 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides describes physical and mathematical description of the operation of photodetectors including important figures of merit.
http://nanohub.org/resources/9142

Solar Cells Numerical Solution
08 Jun 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
This is an MS Thesis of Balaji Padmanabhan, a student of Prof. Vasileska. It describes numerical solution details for the 3D driftdiffusion equations as applied to modeling 1D3D solar cells.
http://nanohub.org/resources/9119

Illinois iOptics Seminar Series
17 May 2010  Series  Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu, Mustafa Mir, Vikram Chaudhery, Brian Cunningham
The Optical Society of America and the SPIE local student chapters are sponsoring the 2nd iOptics seminar series.The series includes lectures from graduate students, postdocs and faculty working...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8646

Illinois iOptics Lecture 3: A tissue scatteringphase theorem
17 May 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu
We have derived two mathematical relationships between quantitative phase images of thin tissue slices and the scattering parameters of the bulk, i.e. scattering mean free path, ls, and anisotropy...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8960

Illinois iOptics Lecture 5: Deposited Nanorod Films for Biosensor Applications
17 May 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Brian Cunningham
Planar photonic crystals have been used as the basis of many biological sensing devices. Here, we successfully demonstrated that the combination of a photonic crystal structure and a dielectric...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8962