On Monday July 6th, the nanoHUB will be intermittently unavailable due to scheduled maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. close


Support Options

Submit a Support Ticket


Knowledge Base

Digitial Object Identifiers

The Digital Object Identifier (DOI®) System is used to identify digital resources when referencing them in academic literature. DOIs are widely used by the citations in IEEE and many other journals.

Web addresses can change, but DOIs remain fixed and always point to a particular digital resource regardless of where it lives on the web. You can resolve any DOI simply by prepending http://hdl.handle.net/ and entering the resulting URL in a Web browser. For example, the DOI


can be resolved by following the URL:


which takes you directly to a specific version of a particular tool on nanoHUB.

0 Dislike

Last updated

Comments on this entry

There are no comments on this entry.

Post a comment

Please keep comments relevant to this entry. Comments deemed offensive or inappropriate may be removed.

nanoHUB.org, a resource for nanoscience and nanotechnology, is supported by the National Science Foundation and other funding agencies. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.