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  1. Nanotechnology and the NAE Grand Challenge Make Solar Energy Economical

    20 Jun 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Edward Davis, 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...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/24553

  2. The Shortcomings and Strengths of Nanotechnology Education: A Student's Perspective

    02 Mar 2016 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Duncan McClure

    Nanotechnology degrees are relatively new, and a growing number of them are available at many 2-year colleges and 4-year universities.  Due to its young age, nanotechnology education is still...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23693

  3. Finding Fake Videos With Physics

    18 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Rhett Allain

    In case you haven’t noticed, the internet is full of videos. Some of these videos are about cats and some about interesting physics topics. You might be surprised to find that some of these...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23595

  4. nanoHUB Used in Research: A One Developer/User View

    18 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska

    In this presentation I will give overview of selected nanoHUB tools and their potential for performing state- of-the-art research. The tools selected for this purpose include SCHRED, QuaMC2D, and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22754

  5. nanoHUB@SIU: Pedagogy and Beyond

    22 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Shaikh S. Ahmed

    As a postdoctoral researcher at NCN, during the years 2005-7, in addition to usual research activities, I was tasked with working closely with the nanoHUB Team to augment a few pre-existing...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22727

  6. nanoHUB: Not Just for PhDs

    20 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Deb Newberry

    In 2004, Dakota County Technical College started a 2 year, AAS degree Nanoscience Technician program. This program has always involved an aspect of computer simulations, both in a specific...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22725

  7. nanoHUB - Educational Tour de Force

    14 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David K. Ferry

    nanoHUB was originally created to bring together the computational electronics world as a place where programs and results could be efficiently shared. For that purpose, it has matured and grown...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22723

  8. Nano-Link: Never go in with a Blank Sheet of Paper

    14 Jan 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Deb Newberry

    This presentation summarizes a proven approach that helps educators find, collect and refine the information that is needed to successfully work with industry and establish strong...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23385

  9. Tensile Testing Laboratory: Nanoscale and Macroscale Metal Samples

    24 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Aisling Coughlan, Kendra A. Erk, David Ray Johnson, Tanya Faltens, Alejandro Strachan, Heidi A Diefes-Dux

    This document is an updated (Fall 2015) sophomore materials science and engineering tensile testing laboratory handout that introduces students to the atomic-level processes that are responsible...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23130

  10. Women and Physics

    13 May 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Laura McCullough

    A discussion of some of the issues surrounding women's participation in physics. What comes with being of the feminine persuasion in a physics world?  What hinders women's...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22310

  11. Teaching Science with Science Fiction

    13 May 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kelly McCullough, Laura McCullough

    Science fiction is one possible tool for increasing engagement in science classrooms, as well as offering opportunities for modeling scientific thinking, illustrating points of scientific...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22315

  12. Tensile Testing of Nanoscale and Macroscale Metal Samples

    25 Mar 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Aisling Coughlan, Kendra A. Erk, David Ray Johnson, Tanya Faltens, Alejandro Strachan, Heidi A Diefes-Dux

    This document is a sophomore materials science and engineering tensile testing laboratory handout (Fall 2014) that introduces students to the atomic-level processes that are responsible for...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22116

  13. Building an Ontology of Student Thinking

    18 Mar 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Edward F. Redish

    Edward F. (Joe) Redish is a Professor of Physics at the University of Maryland in College Park. He received his undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude from Princeton University and his Ph.D. in...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22012

  14. Uso de simulaciones en investigación y educación en ciencia e ingeniería

    17 Mar 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    En una colaboración entre la Escuela de Ingeniería de EAFIT, el Centro de Computación Científica Apolo y Proyecto 50, recibimos a Alejandro Strachan, profesor de la...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22103

  15. First-Year Engineering Students' Communication of Nanotechnology Size & Scale in a Design Challenge

    22 Apr 2014 | Papers | Contributor(s): Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Yi Kong, Heidi A Diefes-Dux, Krishna Madhavan

    While nanotechnology is a highly engaging topic for students, it entails concepts that are difficult to understand and need to be carefully considered when incorporating nanotechnology into...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/20909

  16. NCN Education Team: Student Research

    09 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Oguz Hanoglu, Yi Kong

    https://nanohub.org/resources/20825

  17. Nanotechnology Reflection Survey

    07 Apr 2014 | Papers | Contributor(s): Heidi A Diefes-Dux

    https://nanohub.org/resources/20771

  18. First-Year Engineering Students Explore Nanotechnology in Engineering

    04 Jul 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Heidi A Diefes-Dux, Krishna Madhavan

    Nanotechnology is a promising field for advancement, but not many engineering students graduate with a sufficient understanding of nanotechnology and its potential. The purpose of this study is to...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/18831

  19. Analysis of Reports of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) in Engineering Program

    30 Apr 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Taimur Amjad, Jennifer Nielsen, Lynette Osborne, Shirley Eng, Thomas Jarosz

    The Nanotechnology Undergraduate Education (NUE) Program was initiated as a component in the National Science Foundation (NSF) Nanoscale Science and Engineering (NSE) Program, which is part of the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/17664

  20. Engineering and Science Instructors' Intended Learning Outcomes with Computational Simulations as Learning Tools

    26 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandra J. Magana

    This presentation describes the results of a study aiming to identify how 14 instructors incorporated into their classrooms computational simulations as learning tools. The study was based on the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16592