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  1. Nanotechnology and the NAE Grand Challenge Reverse Engineer the Brain

    14 Aug 2017 | 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 “Reverse Engineering the Brain” to underpin the need and potential for nanotechnology to address...

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

    06 Jun 2017 | | 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 module introduces various concepts associated with scale, and a comparison of the macro, micro, and...

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

    06 Jun 2017 | | 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 module introduces various concepts associated with scale, and a comparison of the macro, micro, and...

  4. The Scale of Things - Nanometers and More

    24 Apr 2012 |

    Downloadable image developed by the Department of Energy, Office of Science that depicts the scale of natural and manmade items.

  5. Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 1: Introduction/What is nanotechnology?

    11 Feb 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Kaustubh Bhalerao

  6. Theoretical Analysis of Gold Nanoparticles

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

    All physical and chemical properties are size dependent, and the properties of materials on the nanosize scale have important consequences in wide ranging fields. Exploiting nanoscale behavior will eventually lead scientists to develop devices that can selectively attack diseased cells, increase...