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In nanotechnology, a particle is defined as a small object that behaves as a whole unit in terms of its transport and properties. It is further classified according to size: in terms of diameter, fine particles cover a range between 100 and 2500nanometers, while ultrafine particles, on the other hand, are sized between 1 and 100 nanometers. Similar to ultrafine particles, nanoparticles are sized between 1 and 100 nanometers.

Learn more about quantum dots from the many resources on this site, listed below. More information on Nanoparticles can be found here.

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  1. Experiment vs. Modelling: What's the problem?

    10 Aug 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): William L. Barnes

    Progress in plasmonics has been greatly assisted by developments in experimental techniques and in numerical modelling. This talk will look at some of the difficulties that emerge when...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/6856

  2. Optical and Thermodynamic properties of noble metal nanoparticles. Effect of chemical functionalization.

    06 May 2009 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina, George C. Schatz

    This laboratory is intended to introduce the student to the use of semiempirical electronic structure methods. In particular, the semiempirical methods will be applied to the study of metallic...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/6741

  3. ECET 499N: Introduction to Nanotechnology

    30 Mar 2009 | Courses | Contributor(s): Helen McNally

    An introduction to the emerging area of nanotechnology will be studied. The primary focus will be on the technologies of nanotechnology, with specific emphasis on electronics and electrical...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/6583

  4. Nano-Plasmonic Bowtie Antenna Simulator

    15 Dec 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Alexander S McLeod, Jeffrey B. Neaton, P. James Schuck, Eugene Song, Graham Chapman

    A tool for simulating the near-field enhancement effects of nano-scale bowtie antennae.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/bowtie

  5. Nanoparticle and Colloidal Simulations with Molecular Dynamics

    05 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Steve Plimpton

    Modeling nanoparticle or colloidal systems in a molecular dynamics (MD) code requires coarse-graining on several levels to achieve meaningful simulation times for study of rheological and other...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/5668

  6. 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.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/nuitns

  7. Nanomaterials in Biosensing Using Ion Selective Field Effect Transistors and Metal Particles

    30 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nalam Madhusudhana Rao

    The multifunctionality, multilayerable architechture and size of nanomaterials offer tremendous opportunities in developing sensing platforms. Ion Selective Field Effect Transistors (ISFET) are...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/4813

  8. Nanobiotechnology – a different perspective

    22 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Murali Sastry

    The study of the synthesis, exotic properties, assembly/packaging and potential commercial application of nanomaterials is an extremely important topic of research that is expected to have...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/4807

  9. Strategies for Preparation and Manufacture of Polymer-based Nanoparticulate Formulations

    21 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen R. Byrn

    Nanoparticles hold great promise for drug delivery applications. Several polymer-based formulations containing nanoparticles are in late phase development or on the market. In fact, polymer...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/4810

  10. BNC Research Review: Carbon Nanotubes as Nucleic Acid Carriers

    04 Jun 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Don Bergstrom

    This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/4712

  11. Basics of Particle Adhesion

    21 May 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen P. Beaudoin

    This presentation will describe the adhesion of rough, asymmetric particles with micro- to nano-scale dimension to solid surfaces. These adhesion processes are of great interest in...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3264

  12. Bionanotechnology: a different perspective

    30 Apr 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Murali Sastry

    The study of the synthesis, exotic properties, assembly/packaging and potential commercial application of nanomaterials is an extremely important topic of research that is expected to have...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/4402

  13. MD Simulation

    31 Mar 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Sanket S Mahajan, Ganesh Subbarayan, Xufeng Wang

    Code to perform Molecular Dynamics (MD) Simulations

    https://nanohub.org/resources/mdsim

  14. Nanoelectronic Modeling: Multimillion Atom Simulations, Transport, and HPC Scaling to 23,000 Processors

    07 Mar 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    Future field effect transistors will be on the same length scales as “esoteric” devices such as quantum dots, nanowires, ultra-scaled quantum wells, and resonant tunneling diodes. In those...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3988

  15. CNDO/INDO

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

    Semi-empirical Molecular Orbital calculations.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/CNDO

  16. Dynamics on the Nanoscale: Time-domain ab initio studies of quantum dots, carbon nanotubes and molecule-semiconductor interfaces

    01 Feb 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Oleg Prezhdo

    Device miniaturization requires an understanding of the dynamical response of materials on the nanometer scale. A great deal of experimental and theoretical work has been devoted to characterizing...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3951

  17. Nanosphere Optics Lab Field Simulator

    22 Jan 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina, Tyler Takeshita, Logan Ausman, George C. Schatz

    Study of the Electric field induced by Light-Nanoparticle interaction.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/nsoptics3D

  18. An Experimentalists’ Perspective

    19 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Arunava Majumdar

    This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the one-day forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3628

  19. KIST/PU Ligand-functionalized gold nanorods as theragnostic agents

    06 Dec 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei

    Plasmon-resonant gold nanorods have been examined as multifunctional agents for imaging and photoactivated therapies. Nanorods can be imaged with single-particle sensitivity by two-photon...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3670

  20. BME 695N Lecture 15: Nanodelivery of therapeutic genes & molecular biosensor feedback control systems

    30 Oct 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): James Leary

    Outline: Introduction and overview Some of the advantages of therapeutic genes Some of the advantages of molecular biosensor feedback control systems Why a nanodelivery approach is...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3472