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  1. NCN Workshop on Simulation-Based Learning: Exploring Semiconductors, Nanoelectronics, and Beginning Chemistry

    NCN Workshop on Simulation-Based Learning Workshop Attendees Photo by George Adams. Back row (left to right): Shaikh Ahmed, Vladimir Gavrilenko, Mihai Dimian, Baudilio Tajerina, Ron Cosby, Scott...


  2. NCN Simulation-based Learning Workshop - Participant Packet

    11 Nov 2009 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Krishna Madhavan, Sean Brophy, George B. Adams III, Alejandra J. Magana

    This document contains all the materials that were distributed to participants of the NCN Simulation-based Learning Workshop that was held in Chicago, IL from November 5-6, 2009. Materials...


  3. Nov 05 2009

    NCN Workshop on Simulation-based Learning: Exploring Semicondutors, Nanoelectronics, and Beginning Chemistry [By Invitation Only]

    Workshop attendees will learn:•how to employ the “How People Learn Framework” to design effective student learning experiences using www.nanoHUB.org;•about the opportunities and the issues...


  4. Textbook chapter on nanoscience…

    Closed | Responses: 0

    Okay — a confession — I am not a nanoscience specialist. I NEED a nanoscience specialist who is interested in educating others about this evolving field.

    I am preparing a...


  5. Engineering the Classroom: Engineering science as the core for technology teacher education for the 21st century

    28 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael De Miranda, NCLT administator

    This NCLT seminar presentation will report on content analysis research of pre-service teacher/engineering science students’ ability to conceptualize, design, and evaluate student design brief...


  6. Building Capacity for Nano Education and Outreach through Partnerships with Science Museums: Overview and Case Study

    31 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Carol Lynn Alpert, NCLT administator

    This session will present the background and theory behind these collaborations and activities, provide examples, and address evaluative aspects. We will also touch briefly on a range of...


  7. GlobalHUB—The Global Engineering HUB

    Welcome GlobalHUB! The world’s first virtual organization dedicated to global engineering and global engineering education. Whether you’re a student looking for a virtual team for a...


  8. Please help me with a research proposal

    Open | Responses: 2

    Hi , I am Samik from India. I would like to go for a PhD in Fall 2009. I would like to do Nanoelectronics. I am...


  9. DragonflyTV Nano – Using the Power of Television to Introduce Middle School Children to Nanotechnology

    15 Jan 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Richard Hudson, Joan Freese, Angie Prindle, Lisa Regalla

    DragonflyTV is a PBS science series for children, broadcast nationwide and on the internet. DragonflyTV models authentic science inquiry through its unique approach: In each episode, ordinary...


  10. Northwestern University Initiative for Teaching Nanoscience

    20 Aug 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina

    This package allows users to study and analyze of molecular properties using various electronic structure methods.


  11. Theoretical Electron Density Visualizer

    07 Jul 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina

    TEDVis calculates and displays 3D maps of molecular ED and its derivatives from the wave function.


  12. Teaching Risk Studies

    24 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Berube

    Risk studies needs to be taught to all students. While not necessitating a stand-alone status in educational settings prior to post-secondary education, it might behoove to find creative ways to...


  13. nanoHUB.org: Future Cyberinfrastructure Serving a Community of 60,000 Today

    23 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): George B. Adams III, Gerhard Klimeck, Mark Lundstrom, Michael McLennan

    nanoHUB.org provides users with "fingertip access" to over 70 simulation tools for research and education. Users not only launch jobs that are executed on the state-of-the-art computational...


  14. Thinking Small

    17 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Carl Batt, NCLT administator

    There is an overwhelming need on the part of the research community to explain our efforts in nanoscale science and engineering to the general public. To do so effectively there is also a...


  15. UV/Vis Spectra simulator

    15 Apr 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina

    This tool computes molecular electronic spectra.



    29 Feb 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina, Jeff Reimers

    Semi-empirical Molecular Orbital calculations.


  17. Molecular Structure Tracer

    05 Feb 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina

    This tool provides a high quality display of molecular structures.


  18. Illinois Tools: Effect of Doping on Semiconductors

    01 Feb 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli, Nahil Sobh

    This Java applet allows students to visualize the effects of doping on carrier concentration in bulk silicon. It utilizes the non-degenerate Maxwell statistics to explore the effects of doping...


  19. Semiconductor Device Education Material

    28 Jan 2008 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    This page has moved to "a Wiki page format" When we hear the words, semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic...


  20. Electronics From the Bottom Up: a view of conductance

    17 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Resistance is one of the first concepts an electrical engineer learns, but things get interesting at the nanoscale. Experimentalists have found that no matter how short the resistor is, ...