Tags: K-12

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Teaching middle school or high school students? Use these resources to help kids understand what nanotechnology is and how it may impact their lives. You might start by watching Mark Ratner's seminar A Gentle Introduction to Nanotechnology and Nanoscience. Check out the various animations that we have to explain nanoscience concepts. Try running a simple tool online, such as CNTbands.

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Resources (1-20 of 142)

  1. Learning Microsystems Through Problem Solving Activity

    14 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This activity provides the opportunity for you to demonstrate your knowledge of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems), MEMS components, applications and operations.  This...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26910

  2. Learning Microsystems Through Problem Solving Activity - Instructor Guide

    14 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This activity provides the opportunity for participants to demonstrate their knowledge of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems), MEMS components, applications and operations. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26911

  3. BioMEMS Overview Learning Module

    14 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module explains what "BioMEMS" are and how they are used today in different fields.  An activity provides the opportunity to reinforce the importance of BioMEMS, study...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/27032

  4. BioMEMS Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    14 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module explains what "BioMEMS" are and how they are used today in different fields.  An activity provides the opportunity to reinforce the importance of BioMEMS, study...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/27033

  5. Nanotechnolgy and the NAE Grand Challenge Reverse Engineer the Brain

    14 Aug 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Edward Davis, Virginia Davis, Joni Lakin

    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/27050

  6. Statistical Process Control (SPC) Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a set of tools used for continuous improvement and the assurance of quality in an active manufacturing process.  This learning module introduces some of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26812

  7. Micropump Overview Learning Module

    21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces the MEMS micropump, how it works and where it is used in microtechnology.  Activities allow for further discovery into the operation of micropumps.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26797

  8. Micropumps Overview Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces the MEMS micropump, how it works and where it is used in microtechnology.  Activities allow for further discovery into the operation of micropumps.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26798

  9. Statistical Process Control (SPC) Learning Module

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a set of tools used for continuous improvement and the assurance of quality in an active manufacturing process.  This learning module introduces some of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26813

  10. A Systematic Approach to Problem Solving Learning Module

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces a systematic approach to solving problems by using a six-step process.  This approach is used throughout industry to solve simple to complex problems. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26833

  11. A Systematic Approach to Problem Solving Learning Module - Instructor Guides

    20 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces a systematic approach to solving problems by using a six-step process.  This approach is used throughout industry to solve simple to complex problems. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26835

  12. Learning Module: MEMS Micromachining Overview

    22 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of three micromachining processes (bulk, surface, LIGA) used for the fabrication of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems). ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26733

  13. Learning Module: MEMS Micromachining Overview - Instructor Guides

    22 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides an overview of three micromachining processes (bulk, surface, LIGA) used for the fabrication of microsystems or MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems). ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26734

  14. Learning Module: Units of Weights and Measures

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information on the evolution of the current systems of weights and measures, and an overview of the International Standards of Units and metric system. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26638

  15. Learning Module: Units of Weights and Measures - Instructor Guides

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module provides information on the evolution of the current systems of weights and measures, and an overview of the International Standards of Units and metric system. ...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26639

  16. Learning Module: Comparison of Scale - Macro, Micro, Nano

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    In order to grasp many of the concepts associated with micro and nano-size devices, one needs to understand scale and the size of objects associated with different scales.  This learning...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26655

  17. Learning Module: Comparison of Scale: Macro, Micro, Nano - Instructor Guides

    06 Jun 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    In order to grasp many of the concepts associated with micro and nano-size devices, one needs to understand scale and the size of objects associated with different scales.  This learning...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26656

  18. Learning Module: Introduction to Transducers - Instructor Guides

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "transducers" - what they...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26557

  19. Learning Module: Introduction to Transducers

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "transducers" - what they...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26564

  20. Learning Module: Introduction to Sensors

    17 May 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module is one of three SCME modules that discuss the types of components found in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).  This module covers "sensors" - what they are,...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/26571