NextTech Handbook 2012 Draft
07 Apr 2016 | Papers | Contributor(s): Jill Ferguson
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
Purdue Quantum Center
VIRTUAL PHOTONS: From Lamb’s shift to Dicke’s superradiance
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Marlan O. Scully, Dawei Wang
The effects of virtual photons are very real. The Lamb shift and Unruh radiation are examples. It may even be possible to make real advances from virtual processes in solar cells. The three main...
Quantum Error Correction for Metrology
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Fedor Jelezko
I will discuss recent developments transforming quantum control tools into quantum technologies based on single nitrogen-vacancy (NV) centers in diamond. I will present ultrasensitive MRI at...
Quantum Memory for Enhanced Sensing and Photon Storage and Correlation
05 Apr 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jörg Wrachtrup
The talk will describe the use of nuclear spin quantum memories in diamond defect centers for sensing and quantum repeater applications.
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...