Electro-Chemo-Mechanics of Electrodes in Li-ion Batteries
10 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations
Optimal Design of Self-Folding Origami
09 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mary Frecker
In this seminar, recent developments in the design of self-folding origami will be presented. A design framework consisting of target shape identification and rigid foldability analysis, modeling...
Volumetric Spline Parameterization for Isogeometric Analysis with Engineering Applications
08 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jessica Zhang
Jessica Zhang is a Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) with a courtesy appointment in Department of Biomedical Engineering. She received her...
Insights Into the Amazing World of RNA Catalysis from Hybrid QM/MM Simulations
07 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Darrin M. York
The present talk will focus on the use of computational enzymology approaches to gain a unified interpretation of experimental data and a detailed, predictive understanding of catalytic...
Wide and Ultra-Wide Bandgap Semiconductors for Optoelectronics and Electronics
06 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hongping Zhao
In this talk, novel heterostructures using closely-lattice matched GaN/ZnGeN2 will be presented with two examples: (i) a novel type-II quantum well design based on InGaN/ZnGeN2 heterostructures...
Progress in Integrated Analog-Digital Interfaces
06 Nov 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael P. Flynn
The analog-digital interface is an essential part of sensing, communication and data-storage systems. New techniques are driving continued improvements in the efficiency and capability of Analog...
Magnetic Ordering on the Surface of a Topological Crystalline Insulator
27 Oct 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Herbert A. Fertig
Topological crystalline insulators (TCI's) are a class of materials which can support non-trivial band topology protected by crystalline symmetry. Using analytic and numerical...
Looking Through a Sphere: Walks With Mie Theory Along Classical Optics, Plasmonics and Nanooptics
26 Oct 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Boris Luk'yanchuk
Here we discuss some effects in plasmonics: inverse hierarchy of optical resonances, Fano resonances and optical vortices. Other effects are related to transparent materials with relatively small...