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2016 IMECE Tutorials on Phonon Transport Modeling
04 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Alan McGaughey, Xiulin Ruan
Advances in theoretical methodologies and computational power in the last fifteen years have enabled the prediction of phonon properties with high resolution and fidelity. Notably, the use of molecular dynamics simulations, lattice dynamics calculations, density functional theory calculations,...
Atomistic Simulations of Materials Chemistry: From Nanoelectronics to Energetics
07 Apr 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan
Presentation slides with embedded videos are available for download. Please see the Support Docs tab.
Batteries - Challenges and Solutions
15 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Vilas Pol
Bio-Inspired Materials: Lessons Learned from Nature
17 Sep 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Pablo Daniel Zavattieri
Challenges and Opportunities in the Design of Rechargeable Batteries
21 Mar 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Challenges in Food Safety and Potential of SMART labels in Food Monitoring
21 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Lisa Mauer
Characterization of 2D materials at Birck Surface Analysis Facility
28 Sep 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Dmitry Zemlyanov
Material characterization is an important aspect for various applications. In particularly, for 2D materials and nano-materials, the surface characterization becomes crucial for smart material design, functionalization, fabrication, etc. Surface Analysis Facility at Birck Nanotechnology Center,...
Common Materials for Uncommon Microsystems
18 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Babak Ziaie
2016 Adams Lecture, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
Complex Oxides and the Philosopher’s Stone
26 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Shiram Ramanathan
In this talk I will discuss the topic of insulator-metal transitions in strongly correlated oxides, their control via disorder, orbital occupancy and electric fields and challenges these systems pose to our contemporary understanding of emergent phenomena in ionic lattices.
Degradation in Rechargeable Li-Ion Batteries
17 Mar 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Designing Architectured Materials: Evolution vs. Intelligent Design
01 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Pablo Daniel Zavattieri
There is a strong demand for new paradigms of design and development of advanced high-performance structural materials with high strength and durability that are low-cost and renewable with novel combinations of properties. Yet, most of these applications require high-performance materials that...
dualfoil.py Demonstration Video: User-Friendly Electrochemical Simulations for Porous Electrodes
10 Feb 2016 | | Contributor(s):: R. Edwin García
Companion demonstration video for the tool dualfoil.py.
dualfoil.py Tutorial: User-Friendly Electrochemical Simulations for Porous Electrodes
Tutorial lecture for the tool dualfoil.py.
E SC 213 Lecture 1.1: An Introduction to Colloidal and Self-Assembled Materials - Solutions Review, Colloids and Colloidal Chemistry
05 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: NACK Network
Review of solution chemistry and colloids
E SC 213: Materials in Nanotechnology
14 May 2015 | | Contributor(s):: NACK Network
This course is an in-depth, hands-on exposure to the producing and tailoring of the materials used in nanofabrication. The course will cover chemical materials production techniques such as colloidal chemistry; atmosphere, low-pressure and plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition; nebulization;...
Equipment, Techniques, and Growth of Ultra-High Purity AlGaAs-GaAs Heterostructures by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
26 May 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Geoff Gardner
In this talk I detail research and investigation into critical equipment and materials engineering issues related to the quality of the fabricated 2DEG systems. I also will present data that demonstrates the critical role gallium purity plays in 2DEG mobility.
Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L1: Introduction
Part of the 2016 IMECE Tutorial: Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling: Formulation, Implementation, and Applications.
Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Modeling L2: MD Simulation, Green Kubo, Direct Method
04 Jan 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Xiulin Ruan, Alan McGaughey