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  1. Can we save lives with thermodynamics? Nanoengineering and Thermofluids for the Water-Food-Energy Nexus

    27 Apr 2017 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Warsinger

    Climate change, degrading water resources, and economic and population growth are increasing the need for new science and technologies at the Water-Energy-Food Nexus. In enabling new and improved...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26190

  2. Power for Pulse Power Applications

    12 Dec 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Robert P. Hamlen

    The focus of this talk will be to provide information of electrochemical systems capable of providing pulse power for a variety of applications, from electric buses to pulse power weapons. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25254

  3. Pulsed Power as an Enabling Technology for Cellular Manipulation and Cancer Treatment

    02 Dec 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Allen Garner

    Ongoing research explores the application of pulsed power for biomedical applications, including athermal sterilization of milk, water, and juices, cancer treatment, permeabilization of cells and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/25314

  4. Only time can tell whether religion or science is correct

    22 Aug 2016 | Posted by Ryszar Cichy

    Introduction: People have different concepts about time. Many people brag that in my time I used to do this and that and so on. What is time? Does anyone have a clear-cut definition of what time...

    https://nanohub.org/members/149866/blog/2016/08/only-time-can-tell-whether-religion-or-science-is-correct

  5. Practice Your Scales!
 Thermal and Energy Nanomaterials for Fast Processes

    17 Aug 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher

    NCN Undergraduate Research Experience Program - 2016

    https://nanohub.org/resources/24820

  6. Energy Innovation for Operational Effect in the Navy and Marine Corps

    24 Nov 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joseph M. Byran

    Joseph Bryan, Deputy Assistant Secretary of  the Navy for Energy, discusses the Navy and Marine Corps' efforts to transform their energy use to increase combat capability and operational...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/23132

  7. [Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 2: Boltzmann, Free Energy, Equilibrium Constant

    18 Sep 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22834

  8. Energy and Sustainability Challenges

    21 Apr 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Peter B. Littlewood

    This talk will take a physicist's perspective on some of the energy and sustainability challenges faced by the planet.  I will stress the need for thinking using robust principles to...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/22203

  9. Francisco Jr. Franco

    https://nanohub.org/members/112275

  10. Yuan Yang

    https://nanohub.org/members/99609

  11. [Illinois] Metal and Semiconductor Nanoparticles Supported on Graphene for Energy Conversion and Heterogeneous Catalysis

    17 Dec 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): M. Samy El Shall

    Graphene has attracted great interest for a fundamental understanding of its unique structural and electronic properties and also for important potential applications in nanoelectronics and...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/19493

  12. [Illinois] American Vacuum Society (AVS) Prairie Chapter Symposium 2012

    04 Jun 2013 | Workshops | Contributor(s): NanoBio Node

    The focus for the 2012 AVS Prairie Chapter meeting is Materials for Energy.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/18257

  13. Dolan Fransico Byrne

    https://nanohub.org/members/77525

  14. Vacuum Nanosystemsfor Energy Conversion

    01 Feb 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roger T. Howe

    Micro and nano-fabricated sensors (e.g., accelerometers and gyroscopes) and actuators (e.g., light valve chips for projection and cell-phone displays) have become commonplace in recent years. Some...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16650

  15. ECE 595E Numerical Simulations for Energy Applications

    17 Jan 2013 | Courses | Contributor(s): Peter Bermel

    https://nanohub.org/resources/16570

  16. Nano Solutions to Our Impending Energy Crisis

    17 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ali Shakouri

    In this talk we review some of the advances in nanoscale energy conversion devices and discuss about the challenges and opportunities to provide a clean energy infrastructure. Couple of examples...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/15821

  17. Opportunities of Lasers for Scalable Manufacturing of Solar Energy Devices

    21 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gary Cheng

    Production costs, module conversion efficiencies, and adoption in commercial rooftops continue to be the most critical issues for solar energy technology. The industry continuously seeks...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/15023

  18. Baratunde Cola

    Baratunde A. Cola is an assistant professor in the George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He received his B.E (2002) and M.S. (2004) from...

    https://nanohub.org/members/69497

  19. Dynmical Models for Thermopower

    19 Apr 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Giulio Casati

    Dynamical nonlinear systems provide a new approach to the old problem of increasing the efficiency of thermoelectric machines. Here we discuss stylized models of classical dynamics, including non...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/13829

  20. Competing Policy Choices at the Intersection of Energy and Climate Change – An Engineer’s Role

    03 Feb 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Suresh V. Garimella

    I will explore the tension between the seemingly contradictory but equally critical needs of energy security and climate change mitigation, and discuss the potential of renewable sources. I will...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/13050