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  1. Electronic and Thermoelectric Characterization of Materials from Ab Initio Calculations

    15 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Gustavo Javier-Rico, David M Guzman, Austin Jacob Zadoks, Alejandro Strachan

    We present the Optimized Workflow for Electronic and Thermoelectric Properties (OWETP) python notebook, which uses Density Functional Theory (DFT) as implemented in the Quantum Espresso code for...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27064

  2. RadCool: a Web-enabled Simulation Tool for Radiative Cooling

    14 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Yu-wen (Wendy) Lin, Peter Bermel, Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang

    Thermophotovoltaic (TPV) systems can generate electricity from high-temperature heat sources via thermal radiation. However, the intense heating of a photovoltaic (PV) cell can greatly reduce the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26902

  3. Applying Machine Learning to Computational Chemistry: Can We Predict Molecular Properties Faster without Compromising Accuracy?

    14 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Hanjing Xu, Pradeep Kumar Gurunathan

    Non-covalent interactions are crucial in analyzing protein folding and structure, function of DNA and RNA, structures of molecular crystals and aggregates, and many other processes in the fields...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26904

  4. Analytical Solution of Microbes Interacting with Surfaces

    14 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Junyuan Li, Vaseem Shaik, Arezoo Ardekani

    The biological or medical related problems are among the most heated topics in scientific field. There is a rising interest in studying the behavior of microbes and their interactions with flow....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26906

  5. Parallel Computation using MEMS Oscillator-based Computing System

    14 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Xinrui Wang

    In recent years, parallel computing systems such as artificial neural networks (ANNs) have been of great interest. In these systems which emulate the behavior of human brains, the processing is...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26908

  6. Understanding Powder Compaction Using Single Particle Measurements (an experimental approach)

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Felix D Monge, Ankit Agarwal, Marcial Gonzalez

    Many macroscopic materials are made (or can only be made) with small particles. Therefore, a fundamental understanding of their microstructures and behavior when compacted is necessary...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26930

  7. PUMP: A tool of global meteorological data for optimizing

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Binglin Zhao, Muhammad A. Alam, Xingshu Sun

        We have build a PUMP can facilitate the development and optimization of solar farms globally by providing quick access to various meteorological...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26933

  8. Spectral Phonon Relaxation Time Calculation Tool Based on Molecular Dynamics

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Divya Chalise, Tianli Feng, Xiulin Ruan

    Thermal conductivity is an important material property which affects the performance of a wide range of devices from thermoelectrics to nanoelectronics. Information about phonon vibration modes...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26935

  9. Dynamic Failure of Polymer-Bonded Explosives under Periodic Excitation

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Rachel Katherine Kohler, Camilo Alberto Duarte, Marisol Koslowski

    Accidental mishandling of explosive materials leads to thousands of injuries in the US every year. Understanding the mechanisms behind the detonation process is crucial to prevent such accidents....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26937

  10. Development of a NanoHUB Tool: Mechanical Features of Crystalline Nano Cellulose

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Joshua Leonardo, Mehdi Shishehbor, Pablo Daniel Zavattieri

    In the past decade, many researchers have studied mechanical properties of polymer reinforced nanocomposites to understand and improve the performance of materials. In this research, we would...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26941

  11. Microstructure Evolution During Compaction of Powder Blends

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Ayush Giri

    Powder Compaction is a manufacturing technology which is used to mold granular particles to solid materials. Powder compaction is widely used by pharmaceutical companies to manufacture tablets...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26943

  12. Modeling High-Efficiency Rear Junction Photovoltaic Devices

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Valerie C Vidal, Peter Bermel, Allison Perna

    Solar cells are a renewable energy technology that has begun to supply energy in many regions of the world at a utility scale. Nonetheless, further improvements in solar technology are still...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26945

  13. Predicting Locations of Pollution Sources using Convolutional Neural Networks

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Yiheng Chi, Guang Lin, Nickolas D Winovich

    Pollution is a severe problem today, and the main challenge in water pollution controls and eliminations is detecting and locating pollution sources. This research project aims to predict the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26948

  14. Characterization of Avicel and Acetaminophen Powder Mixtures

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Danyal Cave, Yasasvi Raghavendra Bommireddy, Marcial Gonzalez

    This research addresses a way to try and bring pharmaceutical prices down, improve development by only creating a few tablets to study, which in return saves money and create better quality tablets.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26951

  15. Understanding the Role of Fabrication Method on Metal Alloys Used in Nuclear Power Plants

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Esteban Bautista, Alexander Bullens, Janelle P Wharry

    Current nuclear reactor components consist of forged or casted Iron-based or Nickel-based alloys.  Both these fabrication techniques present challenges in long-term performance and structural...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26955

  16. Structure-Force Field Generator for Molecular Dynamics Simulations

    07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Carlos Miguel Patiño, Lorena Alzate-Vargas, Alejandro Strachan

    Atomistic and molecular simulations have become an important research field due to the progress made in computer performance and the necessity of new and improved materials. Despite this, first...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/26959

  17. Memory : An Animated Approach to Education and Outreach

    15 Aug 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Varun Sinha

    Nanoscale science and technology has great potential for changing our lives. Despite the far reaching implications, it remains an esoteric concept riddled with fear, uncertainty and doubt.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/738

  18. Nanoscale Visualization: Transfer Function Exploration

    21 Apr 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Scott Patterson

    2003 SURI Coference Proceedings

    http://nanohub.org/resources/828

  19. Enhancing Web-Based Three-Dimensional Visualization of Scientific Data

    21 Apr 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Kwame Osei-Wusu

    2003 SURI Conference Proceedings

    http://nanohub.org/resources/826

  20. Simultaneous Interactive Visualization of Multiple Volumes

    21 Apr 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Zheng Li

    2003 SURI Conference Proseedings

    http://nanohub.org/resources/823