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  1. Plant Growth in Solution of Nanoparticles Lab

    20 Sep 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Jared Ashcroft, William Miller

    A problem based learning lab growing mung beans in a nanoparticle solution and using the Remoteley Accessible Instruments in Nanotechnology (RAIN) Network for imaging and analysis was created for...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27355

  2. Nanotechnolgy and the NAE Grand Challenge Provide Access to Clean Water

    19 Sep 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Edward Davis, Joni Lakin, Virginia A. Davis

    This group of materials is designed to provide a framework to teach students in an introductory engineering course basic nanotechnology concepts. The materials use the NAE grand challenge...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27268

  3. Nanotechnology and the NAE grand challenge Restore and Improve Urban Infrastructure

    13 Sep 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Edward Davis, Joni Lakin, Virginia A. Davis

    This group of materials is designed to provide a framework to teach students in an introductory engineering course basic nanotechnology concepts. The materials use the NAE grand challenge...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27312

  4. Diagnostic BioMEMS Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    30 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    Diagnostic bioMEMS (biomedical MicroElectroMechanical Systems) have been increasing in number every year.  This learning module provides an introduction to some of the diagnostic tools...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27219

  5. Diagnostic BioMEMS Overview Learning Module

    30 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    Diagnostic bioMEMS (biomedical MicroElectroMechanical Systems) have been increasing in number every year.  This learning module provides an introduction to some of the diagnostic tools...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27220

  6. MEMS for Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of how MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) are being used for bioterrorism and environmental sensing.  An activity allows for more in-depth...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27182

  7. MEMS for Environmental and Bioterrorism Applications Learning Module

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of how MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems) are being used for bioterrorism and environmental sensing.  An activity allows for more in-depth...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27183

  8. DNA to Protein Overview Learning Module

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information needed to understand how the digitally encoded information in DNA is translated into a functional protein that can be used for biomedical...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27150

  9. Overview of DNA Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of the DNA molecule, its role as genetic material, its molecular components and structure, and DNA replication. This information is necessary to...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27133

  10. Overview of DNA Learning Module

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of the DNA molecule, its role as genetic material, its molecular components and structure, and DNA replication. This information is necessary to...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27134

  11. DNA to Protein Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information needed to understand how the digitally encoded information in DNA is translated into a functional protein that can be used for biomedical...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27151

  12. Cells: The Building Blocks of Life Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides a review of "cells", the smallest unit exhibiting the properties of life.  It discusses how these cells are being used in bioMEMS as well as other...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27167

  13. Cells: The Building Blocks of Life Learning Module

    28 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides a review of "cells", the smallest unit exhibiting the properties of life.  It discusses how these cells are being used in bioMEMS as well as other...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27168

  14. Using DFT to Predict the Equilibrium Lattice Parameter and Bulk Modulus of Crystalline Materials

    23 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): André Schleife, Materials Science and Engineering at Illinois

    This activity guides users through the use of DFT calculations with Quantum ESPRESSO in nanoHUB to calculate the total energy of a crystal structure.  By varying the volume of the structure,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27109

  15. Using DFT to Simulate the Band Structure and Density of States of Crystalline Materials

    23 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): André Schleife, Materials Science and Engineering at Illinois

    In this activity, DFT is used to simulate the band structure and density of states of several crystalline semiconductors.  Users are instructed in how to use the Bilbao Crystallographic...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27111

  16. Comparing the Operation of p-i-n vs. p-n Junction Diodes Using PN Junction Lab in ABACUS

    23 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): André Schleife, Materials Science and Engineering at Illinois

    In this activity, students use the PN Junction Lab simulation tool in ABACUS on nanoHUB to simulate different p-i-n or p-n diode structures.  Plots of hole concentration and electric field as...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27113

  17. Computer Modeling Module: Chemical Reaction Simulation using SIESTA

    23 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Lan Li

    This activity guides students through a module using the SIESTA DFT tool that is housed within the MIT Atomic Scale Modeling Toolkit on nanoHUB. Instructional videos, background reading, reminders...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/27120