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  1. Ionization Potential of Small Molecules Using DFT

    27 Aug 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan

    Use DFT simulations to explore the ionization potential (energy required to remove an electron) in atoms and small molecules. Disclaimer: While very powerful, DFT makes well known approximations and the results obtained in this module are approximate. 

  2. Phase Transforming Cellular Materials (Spherical Shells)

    27 Aug 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Valeria Grillo, ASHLEY MIN, Gavin Carter, Yunlan Zhang, Kristiaan William Hector, David Restrepo Arango, Chidubem Nuela Enebechi, Pablo Daniel Zavattieri, Nilesh Mankame

    “Phase transforming cellular materials (PXCMs) are a class of materials whose unit cells exhibit multiple configurations (metastable or bistable) [1]. The geometrical structure of the PXCM can change to increase the energy absorbed. The hysteretic nature of the PXCM makes the potential...

  3. PDMS: An Example of a Versatile Material for Micro- and Nanotechnology

    16 Jul 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Travis L. Benati, NACK Network

    OutlineProperties of PDMSApplications of PDMSModification of PDMS

  4. Physical and Chemical Vapor Deposition

    23 Apr 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Sebastien Maeder, NACK Network

    OutlinePlasma Deposition IntroductionDeposition CoverageThe Six Basic Steps of Chemical Vapor DepositionFilm GrowthIssues Concerning PECVD DepositionTypes of PECVD Deposition

  5. Plasma Removal Process

    27 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: Can be viewed hereIntroductionModels to understand the plasma processPart 2: This lectureChemistryAnalyzing recipe parameters, and the resultant etch profilesEndpoint

  6. Plasmas and Materials

    27 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: This lectureIntroductionModels to understand the plasma processPart 2: Can be viewed hereChemistryAnalyzing recipe parameters, and the resultant etch profilesEndpoint

  7. Dielectrics by Growth and Deposition

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: NACK Network

    Outline:Introduction - Silicon DioxideTypes of OxideFurnace DepositionDry OxidationWet OxidationHigh Pressure OxidationChemical Vapor DepositionModifying Dielectric Constant

  8. DNA and Protein Analysis using Nanotechnology I

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: This lectureMicroarrayTechnologyMicrofluidicsOverviewPart 2: Can be viewed hereCommon Materials and Processes

  9. DNA and Protein Analysis using Nanotechnology II

    19 Mar 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    OutlinePart 1: Can be viewed hereMicroarrayTechnologyMicrofluidicsOverviewPart 2: This lectureCommon Materials and Processes

  10. Bibek Jung Karki

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  11. NCN at Northwestern Tools

    NCN@Northwestern Tool Support We have identified a list of tools for which we commit the following level of service: monitor support tickets, questions, and wishlists and provide a...

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  12. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview I

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview I (this lecture)Biocompatibility and...

  13. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview II: Role of Proteins and Cellular Junctions

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular...

  14. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview III: Nanoparticles for Biological Applications Including Liposomes

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular...

  15. Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IV: Role of Metal Nanoparticles in Biological Applications

    28 Nov 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Terry Kuzma, NACK Network

    Outline:BiocompatibilityQuick overview of cellular interactionscale, size, generic animal cellNanoscale materials for biological interactionLiposomesMetal NanoparticlesNanoshellsExamples of bionano applicationsLectures:Biocompatibility and Cellular Overview IBiocompatibility and Cellular...

  16. MSE 582 Lecture 3: Lenses, Apertures and Resolution

    20 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Eric Stach

  17. Understanding the Role of Fabrication Method on Metal Alloys Used in Nuclear Power Plants

    07 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Esteban Bautista, Alexander Bullens, Janelle P Wharry

    Current nuclear reactor components consist of forged or casted Iron-based or Nickel-based alloys.  Both these fabrication techniques present challenges in long-term performance and structural integrity. A possible alternative investigated in this research includes Powder Metallurgy (PM)...

  18. Multiscale Modelling of Nanoparticle Suspensions

    12 Jun 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Pietro Asinari

    In the present work a multiscale modelling approach is implemented to relate the nanoscale phenomena to the macroscopic bulk properties of nano-suspensions. Specifically, Molecular Dynamics (MD) simulations and Brownian Dynamics (BD) are synergistically integrated to understand the mechanisms...

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

    27 Apr 2017 | | 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 technologies to tackle these issues, new nanomaterials designed with systems-level thermodynamics is...

  20. David Christopher Horton

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