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  1. Why You Should Care About Crystals

    21 Aug 2022 | | Contributor(s):: Aerielle Rodriguez, Rice University

    Why are Crystals important for material engineering? This project tested different crystals with varying band gaps in order to demonstrate the relationship between observable optical properties and physical properties of crystals.

  2. ABACUS Overview and Crystal Structures (Spring 2022)

    04 May 2022 | | Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck

    In the first session, Dr. Klimeck will briefly overview ABACUS and demonstrate the crystal viewer tool. With crystal viewer, students can start with the visualization of a standard Silicon textbook unit cell, then expand the view to a larger crystal and immerse themselves into the various...

  3. ABACUS Overview and Crystal Structures (Winter 2021)

    08 Dec 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Gerhard Klimeck

    In the first session, Dr. Klimeck will briefly overview ABACUS and demonstrate the crystal viewer tool. With crystal viewer, students can start with the visualization of a standard Silicon textbook unit cell, then expand the view to a larger crystal and immerse themselves into the various...

  4. Fun with Carbon Nanostructures using Crystal Viewer 2.3.4

    02 Nov 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Tanya Faltens

    Quick tutorial/demonstration on how to create carbon nanostructures (buckyballs, graphene sheets, and carbon nanotubes) using Crystal Viewer 2.3.4.

  5. FDNS21: Realizing 2D Transport in 2D Van der Waals Crystals

    27 Apr 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Jiwoong Park

  6. Liquid Crystal Elastomer: A Stimuli Responsive Polymer

    12 Jan 2021 | | Contributor(s):: Selene Reyes Verhofstad, NEWT Center

    This whiteboard video is designed to engage K-12 students in high-level nanotechnology research. Liquid Crystals (LCs) Commonly used in LCDs, calculator screens, tabletsState of matter between solid and liquidContains molecules shaped like rods to encourage...

  7. PolymerXtal - Polymer Crystal Structure Generator and Analysis Software

    15 Dec 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Tongtong Shen, Jessica Nash, Alejandro Strachan

    PolymerXtal is a software designed to build and analyze molecular-level polymer crystal structures.

  8. MATE 370 Virtual Lab: Exploring Nucleation, Crystallization, and Growth through nanoHUB Virtual Kinetics Tools

    24 Sep 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong

    This lab explores the kinetics of nucleation, crystallization, and growth processes using nanoHUB tools.

  9. Computational Labs in Kinetics of Materials and Process Design (California Polytechnic State University)

    07 Sep 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Mohsen B Kivy, Crystal Ipong

    Kinetics of Materials and Process Design (MATE 370) is a 4-unit major course for junior-year undergraduate students of the Materials Engineering Department, Cal Poly State University. The Materials Engineering Department endorses the applications of theory to practice through its...

  10. Celdas Unitarias y Estructuras de Cristal (Unit Cells and Crystal Structures)

    25 Apr 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Nano-Link Center for Nanotechnology Education, Kristi Jean, Deb Newberry (editor), Jim Marti (editor), Rodfal A. Rodríguez (editor), María T. Rivera (editor)

    En este módulo, los estudiantes preparan una solución saturada con bórax, acetato de sodio y sulfato de cobre. Al secarse, cada cristal tendrá una forma diferente. La forma que observamos en un cristal (a escala macro) depende de cómo están arreglados...

  11. Ice Cream Break with Nanoscience: Nucleations and Colloid Suspensions

    06 Jan 2020 | | Contributor(s):: Raeanne L. Napoleon, Marilyn Garza, NNCI Nano

    This lesson is designed to demonstrate how liquid nitrogen cools a mixture at such a rapid rate that it precipitates extremely fine ice crystals from a homogeneous mixture of cream and other ingredients. It is also designed to show how ice cream can be made smoother and creamier through...

  12. Crystal Viewer Lab (New Interactive Front End)

    16 Aug 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Daniel F Mejia, Gerhard Klimeck, Yuanchen Chu

    Visualize and interact with various Crystalline Materials and all Bravais Lattices

  13. ANTSY—Assembly for Nanotechnology Survey Courses

    Welcome to ANTSY – Assembly for Nano Technology SurveY courses! This ANTSY support wiki page gathers educational materials that are related to the ANTSY tool. ANTSY assembles several...

    https://nanohub.org/wiki/antsy2

  14. Nanoscale Tensile Testing with Molecular Dynamics

    21 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Sam Reeve, Alejandro Strachan

    In this computational lab you will perform online molecular dynamics (MD) simulations through nanoHUB of single-crystal copper nanowires under uniaxial tension of varying orientations and analyze the results in order to: Observe how slip planes in single-crystal nanowires are formed and...

  15. Dislocation Structure and Propagation with Molecular Dynamics

    20 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Sam Reeve, Alejandro Strachan

    In this computational lab you will learn about dislocations via online molecular dynamics (MD) simulations using nanoHUB. The simulations involve various types of dislocations in FCC and BCC crystals.

  16. Ductile and Brittle Failure in Metals with Molecular Dynamics

    20 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Sam Reeve, Alejandro Strachan

    In this computational lab you will perform online molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of nanoscale cracks under uniaxial tension through nanoHUB. Simulations with varying temperature and crystal structure will provide information to: Distinguish the atomistic mechanisms of ductile and...

  17. MSEN 201 Lecture 4.1: Crystal Structures of Metals - Atomic Densities and Packing Factors

    13 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Patrick J Shamberger

  18. MSEN 201 Lecture 4.2: Crystal Structures of Metals - FCC Structure

    13 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Patrick J Shamberger

  19. MSEN 201 Lecture 5.1: Crystal Structures of Ceramics - Ionic Crystal Structures

    13 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Patrick J Shamberger

  20. MSEN 201 Lecture 5.2: Crystal Structures of Ceramics - Interstitial Sites

    13 Feb 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Patrick J Shamberger