
Microscaled Biochips with Optically Active Surfaces for Near and Farfield Analysis of Cellular Fluorescence
31 Aug 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Huw Summers
The integration of thin (< 100 nm) metal films with microscale
optical waveguides provides a route to controlled spatial
excitation of cellular fluorescence within a biochip...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3121

Quantum Dot Lab Learning Module: An Introduction
02 Jul 2007  Learning Modules  Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo
THIS MATERIAL CORRESPONDS TO AN OLDER VERSION OF QUANTUM DOT LAB THAN CURRENTLY AVAILABLE ON nanoHUB.org.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2846

Quantum dots
Open  Responses: 1
What I want to do is building an aluminum quantum dot coupled to
aluminum leads to observe Coulomb Blockade. To form the tunnel barriers
we oxidize the Al in a plasma without any detailed...
http://nanohub.org/answers/question/2

Finite Size Scaling and Quantum Criticality
09 May 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Sabre Kais
The study of quantum phase transitions, which are driven by quantum
fluctuations as a consequence of Heisenberg's uncertainty principle,
continues to be of increasing interest in the fields...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2663

Quantum Dot  synthesis routes
03 Apr 2007  Downloads  Contributor(s): Saurabh Madaan
A brief survey of synthesis routes of quantum dots, with more emphasis on epitaxial and colloidal approaches.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2520

Is Seeing Believing? How to Think Visually and Analyze with Both Your Eyes and Brain
26 Mar 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): David Ebert
This presentation will cover the basic techniques, and some of the available tools, for visualization, and will explain how to avoid miscommunicating information from visualizations.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2512

What Can the TEM Tell You About Your Nanomaterial?
26 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach
In this tutorial, I will present a brief overview of the ways that transmission electron microscopy can be used to characterize nanoscale materials. This tutorial will emphasize what TEM does...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2359

Atomistic Alloy Disorder in Nanostructures
26 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Electronic structure and quantum transport simulations are typically performed in perfectly ordered semiconductor structures. Bands and modes are defined resulting in quantized conduction and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2350

Surprises on the nanoscale: Plasmonic waves that travel backward and spin birefringence without magnetic fields
08 Jan 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Daniel Neuhauser
As nanonphotonics and nanoelectronics are pushed down towards the
molecular scale, interesting effects emerge. We discuss how
birefringence (different propagation of two polarizations) is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2256

Nanoparticles in Biology and Materials: Engineering the Interface through Synthesis
29 Jan 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vincent Rotello
Monolayerprotected nanoparticles provide versatile tools for
nanotechnology. In our research, we use these nanoparticles as
building blocks for the creation of functional magnetic and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2312

Nanotechnology and Occupational Safety and Health: What are the Issues, What do we know, and What is NIOSH Doing
21 Nov 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Charles L. Geraci
Nanotechnology and Occupational Safety and Health: What are the Issues, What do we know, and What is NIOSH Doing
http://nanohub.org/resources/2008

NEMO 3D: Intel optimizations and Multiple Quantum Dot Simulations
03 Aug 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Anish Dhanekula, Gerhard Klimeck
NEMO3D is a nanoelectronic modeling tool that analyzes the electronic structure of nanoscopic devices. Nanoelectronic devices such as Quantum Dots (QDs) can contain millions of atoms,. Therefore,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1673

A MATLAB code for Hartree Fock calculation of HH ground state bondlength and energy using STO4G
08 Aug 2006  Downloads  Contributor(s): Amritanshu Palaria
Hartree Fock (HF) theory is one of the basic theories underlying the current understanding of the electronic structure of materials. It is a simple nonrelativistic treatment of many electron...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1718

Quantum Transport: Atom to Transistor (Spring 2004)
23 May 2006  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Spring 2004
Please Note:
A newer version of this course is now available
and we would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents.
Course Information...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1490

Nanotubes and Nanowires: Onedimensional Materials
17 Jul 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy D. Sands
What is a nanowire? What is a nanotube? Why are they interesting and what are their potential applications? How are they made? This presentation is intended to begin to answer these questions...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1639

Engineering Nanomedical Systems
06 Mar 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): James Leary
This tutorial discusses general problems and approaches to the design of engineered nanomedical systems. One example given is the engineering design of programmable multilayered nanoparticles...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1093

Molecular Transport Structures: Elastic Scattering, Vibronic Effects and Beyond
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner, Abraham Nitzan, Misha Galperin
Current experimental efforts are clarifying quite beautifully the nature of charge transport in socalled molecular junctions, in which a single molecule provides the channel for current flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1018

A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner
While the Greek root nano just means dwarf, the nanoscale has become a giant focus of contemporary science and technology. We will examine the fundamental issues underlying the excitement...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1021

Active Photonic Nanomaterials: From Random to Periodic Structures
06 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Hui Cao
Active photonic nanomaterials, which have high gain or large
nonlinearity, are essential to the development of nanophotonic
devices and circuits. In this talk, I will provide a review of our...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1012

Quantumdot Cellular Automata (QCA)  Memory Cells
03 Feb 2006  Animations  Contributor(s): John C. Bean
Scientists and engineers are looking for completely different ways of storing and analyzing information. Quantumdot Cellular Automata are one possible solution. In computers of the future,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1006