Tags: nanotechnology general

Online Presentations (21-29 of 29)

  1. Scientific Ethics and the Signs of Voodoo Science

    18 Oct 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Andrew S. Hirsch

    Until recently, the issue of research ethics had not been a subject of explicit discussion within the Physics community. Over the past ten years, however, documented cases of scientific fraud have brought this issue to center stage. We will explore, through case studies, some examples ranging...

  2. From Vision to Reality: The NNI at Five Years

    11 Apr 2006 |

    Science and engineering are at the heart of the human endeavor leading to a "knowledge society." They also are the primary drivers of global technological competition. The newest key player in this science and technology arena is nanotechnology, the ability to organize individual atoms and...

  3. Real-time Technology Assessment

    11 Apr 2006 |

    Real-time technology assessment (RTTA) is a social technology that relies on fundamental understandings of the social, moral, political, and economic dynamics of knowledge-based innovation that have developed over the past three decades. These understandings reveal the complex, value-laden...

  4. Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers

    26 May 2005 |

    Presented as part of the 2005 NCN Student Leadership workshop. Original presentation made at the CNS Career Advancement Program for Engineers and Scientists (CNS CAPES)

  5. Introduction to Nanometer Scale Science & Technology

    18 Jan 2005 |

    This seminar will provide an introductory overview for non-experts of the emerging field of nanometer scale science and technology. The following topics will be emphasized: (1) historical background and motivation for the study of nanometer scale phenomena; (2) strategies for controlling the...

  6. NCN Overview

    06 Apr 2005 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    This presentation is an overview of the Network for Computational Nanotechnology (NCN) presented at the first NCN Student Conference in April 2005. It is intended to give students an understanding of the NCN's vision and mission.

  7. NASA INAC Overview

    26 Jul 2004 | | Contributor(s):: David Janes

    NASA INAC Overview

  8. NSF NCN Overview

    26 Jul 2004 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom

    NSF NCN Overview

  9. Birck Nanotechnology Center Overview

    26 Jul 2004 | | Contributor(s):: George B. Adams III

    Birck Nanotechnology Center Overview