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  1. Purdue OSC Cancer Prevention Seminar Series

    01 Mar 2007 | Series

    The goal of the OSC Cancer Prevention Seminar Series is to provide an environment that facilitates increased collaboration of these scholarly efforts to promote further interdisciplinary...


  2. Introduction to X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and XPS Application for Biologically Related Objects

    26 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov

    X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS), which is known as Electron Spectroscopy for Chemical Analysis (ESCA), is a powerful research tool for the study of the surface of solids. The technique...


  3. Simple Harmonic Oscillator

    23 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Heng Li

    One of the most important model systems in quantum mechanics because a wide variaty of physical situations can be reduced to it either exactly or approximately. In particular, a system near an...


  4. Particle in a Box

    23 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Heng Li

    The particle in a box (or the infinite potential well) is a simple idealized system that is completely solved within quantun mechanics. The infinite potential well is a finite sized region in...


  5. Birck Nanotechnology Seminar Series

    21 Feb 2007 | Series

    The Birk Nanotechnology Center The Bindley Bioscience Center Purdue Discovery Park The NASA Institute for Nanoelectronics and Computing The Network for Computational...


  6. Dendrimer-Templated Catalyst for Controlled Growth of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes by Plasma-Enhanced CVD

    21 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Placidus Amama

    Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) are an important class of materials with several technological applications because they possess unparalleled properties in terms of ballistic electrical conductivity,...


  7. SPMW Interplay between theory and experiment in AFM nanomechanical studies of polymers

    12 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sergei Magonov, Sergey Belikov

    High-resolution imaging of surfaces and compositional mapping of heterogeneous materials are the main functions of atomic force microscopy (AFM) in studies of polymer materials. Compositional...


  8. Perspectives on NanoScience and Engineering Education (NSEE)

    09 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert P. H. Chang

    Building capacity in NSEE is the driving mission for the National Center for Learning and Teaching in Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education (NCLT). Robert Chang, the Director of NCLT,...


  9. SPMW Nanotube, nanoneedle and nanomeniscus: mechanical and wetting properties of modified AFM tip apex

    08 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): J. P. Aimé

    Among AFM microscopes, Dynamic force microscopes (DFM) are very sensitive to variation of minute forces involved in the interaction between the tip and the surface. However, despite numerous...


  10. SPMW Nanomechanics: from nanotechnology to biology

    08 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Elisa Riedo

    The development of new materials with size of few nanometers has opened a new field of scientific and technological research. The goal is to develop faster and better communication systems and...


  11. SPMW Nonlinear dynamics in AFM - chaos and parametric resonance

    08 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arvind Raman

    The field of nonlinear dynamics deals with mathematical techniques to study the nonlinear equations that serve as models of physical systems. The benefits of using nonlinear dynamics concepts to...


  12. Highly Efficient Thermal Transport: The Application of Carbon Nanotube Array Interfaces

    01 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Baratunde A. Cola

    Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have received much attention in recent years for their extraordinary properties that through careful engineering may be leverage for the development of numerous...


  13. Surprises on the nanoscale: Plasmonic waves that travel backward and spin birefringence without magnetic fields

    29 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...


  14. Nanoparticles in Biology and Materials: Engineering the Interface through Synthesis

    29 Jan 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vincent Rotello

    Monolayer-protected nanoparticles provide versatile tools for nanotechnology. In our research, we use these nanoparticles as building blocks for the creation of functional magnetic and...


  15. A Vision for the Digital Data Universe

    18 Jan 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Christopher L. Greer

    Enabling the nation's future through discovery, learning and innovation.


  16. SPMW Mechanisms of atomic friction studied by friction force microscopy

    13 Jan 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ernst Meyer

    Force microscopy is a versatile instrument to investigate physical phenomena on surfaces. The first emphasis is on the study of friction on the nanometer-scale, also called nanotribology. It will...


  17. On Modeling Metabolic Systems

    04 Jan 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Doraiswami Ramkrishna

    Modeling metabolism has been generally based on the numerous cellular reactions to be in steady state with respect to the external fluxes on the cell boundary. The essence of this "steady...


  18. Plasmon-resonant Nanorods as Multifunctional Imaging Agents

    28 Dec 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei

    Gold nanorods have several outstanding characteristics as optical contrast agents for biomedical imaging. Their strong optical absorption at near-infrared (NIR) frequencies can be used to...


  19. McCoy Lecture: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon

    08 Dec 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    This is a video taped live lecture covering roughly the same material as lecture 1 of "Concepts of Quantum Transport". Video only.


  20. Materials Science on the Atomic Scale with the 3-D Atom Probe

    16 Nov 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George D. W. Smith

    Some of the key goals of materials science and technology are to be able to design a material from first principles, to predict its behaviour, and also to optimise the processing route for its...