Hybrid Perovskite Optoelectronics
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Tao (Tom) Wu
I will discuss the perspective of applying hybrid perovskites in photovoltaic and optoelectronic devices, with a focus on photodetectors and phototransistors. Our experiments on perovskite...
Learning about Surface Area and Volume Using "Spaghetti and Meatballs for All!"
05 Apr 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Joyce Allen
The purpose of this lesson is to help students extend their knowledge of area, perimeter, and volume to include surface area. The understanding of these concepts begin in the elementary...
Small Scale Stenciling: Mask Lab
05 Apr 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Marilyn Garza
This lab is analogous with some nanofabrication processes. This lab will help students understand some of the challenges encountered while making semiconductor chips and waveguides, both of which...
The Effects of Gold and Silver Nanoparticles on Brine Shrimp: A Toxicology Study
05 Apr 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sharon Haldeman Mierhofer, NNCI Nano
This lab is designed to help students understand the following: the interdisciplinary fields of science, a practical application of chemistry in the real world, and the need to carefully conduct...
[Illinois] ECE 564 Lecture 2
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gabriel Popescu
Gabriel Popescu is an Associate Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received the B.S. and M.S. in Physics from University of...
Bifunctional Air Electrode Studies
01 Apr 2016 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Brian Demczyk, C. T. Liu
This presentation outlines a number of fundamental and processing studies conducted on carbon-based bifunctional air electrodes
Piezotronics in 2D Piezoelectric Semiconductors
01 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Wenzhuo Wu
Monolayer MoS2 and other TMDCs have been theoretically predicted to exhibit piezoelectricity due to the strain induced lattice distortion and associated ion charge polarization, suggesting...
E304 L5.1.1: Nanomechanics - Review of Motion
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Elena Nicolescu Veety
E304 L4.2.3: Nanomaterials - Nanostrucutes (self-assembled-monolayers, micelles)
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations
E304 L4.2.4: Nanomaterials - Nanostructures (carbon nanotubes, fullerenes, graphene)
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations
Nanotechnology for Aerospace Research: Surface Science Applications
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov
Surface Analysis Facility at Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, equipped with state-of-art analytical equipment, which can greatly benefit many researchers from Schools of Engineering...
Maxwell’s Equations and Electromagnetics after 150 Years
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Weng Cho Chew
In this presentation will discuss the history of different solution methods in electromagnetic theory, ranging from approximate methods, to fast numerical methods, namely, the computational...
Ultrafast Optical Measurements of Spin Polarization in Semiconductors
29 Mar 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vanessa Sih
n this talk, I will describe optical techniques that can measure the magnitude and direction of spin-orbit fields and electrically-generated spin polarization in non-magnetic semiconductors and...
Shape Generator for DDSCAT
07 Sep 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Manoj Seeram, Gregory T. Forcherio, donald keith roper
This Matlab Graphical User Interface walks users through creating custom 3D shapes. It then generates the target and parameter files that are required to simulate the created shapes in the...