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ECE 495N: Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics Lecture Notes (Fall 2009)
04 Feb 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mehdi Salmani Jelodar, Supriyo Datta (editor)
Lecture notes for the Fall 2009 teaching of ECE 495: Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics.
Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 1: Introduction/What is nanotechnology?
11 Feb 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Kaustubh Bhalerao
Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 2: Synthetic Nanostructures
Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 3: Quantum Dots and Polymers
PHYS 620 Lecture 7: Effective-Mass Theory, Landau Levels and Franz-Keldysh Oscillations
19 Mar 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Roberto Merlin
PHYS 620 Lecture 8: Phonons
12 Apr 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Roberto Merlin
BME 695L Lecture 10: Nanodelivery of Therapeutic Genes and Molecular Biosensor Feedback Control Systems
26 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.10.1 Introduction and overview10.1.1 Some of the advantages of therapeutic genes10.1.2 Some of the advantages of molecular biosensor feedback control...
BME 695L Lecture 11: Assessing Nanotoxicity at the Single Cell Level
27 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.11.1 Need for single cell measures of nanotoxicity11.1.1 There is more than one way for a cell to die...11.1.2 "Necrosis" vs. "Apoptosis"11.1.3 There...
BME 695L Lecture 12: Assessing Drug Efficacy and Nanotoxicity at the Single Cell Level
22 Nov 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.12.1 Introduction to measures of efficacy for nanomedicine12.1.1 for evaluation purposes, does structure/size reveal function?12.1.2 nanomedical treatment at the single cell...
BME 695L Lecture 13: Designing Nanomedical Systems (NMS) for In-vivo Use
See references below for related reading.13.1 Bringing in-vivo considerations into NMS design13.1.1 the in-vitro to ex-vivo to in-vivo paradigm 188.8.131.52 In-vitro - importance of choosing...
BME 695L Lecture 14: Designing and Testing Integrated Nanomedical Systems
See references below for related reading.14.1 Introduction to integrated designs14.1.1 “Total design” but there is some order in the design process14.1.2 A brief outline of the total design...
BME 695L Lecture 15: GMP and Issues of Quality Control Manufacture of Nanodelivery Systems
02 Dec 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.15.1 Overview15.1.1 What does cGMP mean?15.1.2 Why GMP? Controlling processes means more predictable...
BME 695L Lecture 16: FDA and EPA Regulatory Issues
See references below for related reading.16.1 Introduction and overview16.1.1 How does the FDA think about nanomedical systems?16.1.2 The 2006 Nanotechnology Task Force16.2 Some...
BME 695L Lecture 1: Need for New Perspectives on Medicine
31 Aug 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.1.1 Nanotechnology – Why is something so small so big?1.1.1 Definitions of nanotechnology based on size1.1.2 A “bottoms up” rather than “tops down”...
BME 695L Lecture 2: Designing Nanomedical Systems
See references below for related reading.2.1 Elements of good engineering design2.1.1 Whenever possible, use a general design that has already been tested2.1.2 Whenever possible, take advantage of “biomimicry” –...
BME 695L Lecture 3: Theranostics and Molecular Imaging
07 Sep 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.3.1 Nanomedical systems – levels of challenges3.1.1 Diagnosis - difficult3.1.2 Therapy – more difficult3.1.3 Both ("Theragnosis") – most...
BME 695L Lecture 4: Cell Targeting and its Evaluation
03 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.4.1 Overview: targeting nanosystems to cells4.1.1 antibody targeting4.1.2 peptide targeting4.1.3 aptamer...
BME 695L Lecture 5: Nanomaterials for Core Design
See references below for related reading.5.1 Introduction5.1.1 core building blocks5.1.2 functional cores5.1.3 functionalizing the core surface5.2 Ferric...
BME 695L Lecture 6: Normal & Facilitated Cell Entry Mechanisms
04 Oct 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.6.1 Introduction6.1.1 the general problem of cell entry6.1.2 choosing modes of cell entry6.1.3 how does Nature do it?...
BME 695L Lecture 7: Assessing Zeta Potentials
See references below for related reading.7.1 Introduction – the importance of the zeta potential7.1.1 nanoparticle-nanoparticle interactions7.1.2 nanoparticle-cell interactions7.1.3 part of...