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ECE 695Q Lecture 01: Introduction
12 May 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Minghao Qi
ECE 695Q Lecture 02: Overview of Lithography
Small Scale Stenciling: Mask Lab
05 Apr 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Marilyn Garza
This lab is analogous with some nanofabrication processes. This lab will help students understand some of the challenges encountered while making semiconductor chips and waveguides, both of which are found in electronic circuits. The content is appropriate for students in middle school or...
[Illinois] Graphene Synthesis from Biochar using Wet Chemical Treatment Process
17 Dec 2013 | | Contributor(s):: Sriraam Chandrasekaran
Biochar is a major by-product from pyrolysis and gasification of biomass. Biochar finds potential applications in soil amendment, carbon sequestration, super capacitors, adsorbents, etc. However, its applicability is limited by its properties such as low carbon content, low porosity, and surface...
BME 695L Lecture 15: GMP and Issues of Quality Control Manufacture of Nanodelivery Systems
02 Dec 2011 | | Contributor(s):: James Leary
See references below for related reading.15.1 Overview15.1.1 What does cGMP mean?15.1.2 Why GMP? Controlling processes means more predictable...
23 Aug 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This series on process modeling describes key process modeling steps such as implantation, diffusion, oxidation, etching, deposition, etc.
Silvaco Athena - Part 1
04 Aug 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This is part of a series of lectures on process modeling. In this lecture some introductory concepts are described followed by a description of the ion implantation process.
Silvaco Athena - Part 2
This set of powerpoint slides describes the diffusion and the oxidation process. Also briefly described are etching and epitaxy process.
Device Parameters Extraction Within Silvaco Simulation Software
30 Jul 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Dragica Vasileska
This set of slides explains the extract statements within SILVACO simulation software.
Chemically Enhanced Carbon-Based Nanomaterials and Devices
09 Nov 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Hersam
Carbon-based nanomaterials have attracted significant attention due to their potential to enable and/or improve applications such as transistors, transparent conductors, solar cells, batteries, and biosensors. This talk will delineate chemical strategies for enhancing the electronic and optical...
Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 27: Nanomanufacturing 2: Optical Nanomanufacturing
20 Feb 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Nick Fang
Nanomanufacturing 2: Optical NanomanufacturingTopics: Three Basic Exposure Methods Photomask and Reticles Positive and Negative Lithography Relationshil Between Mask and Resist Eight Steps to Photolithography Photolithographic Process Positive Photoresists Negative Photoresists Chemistry of...
Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 28: Nanomanufacturing 3: Imprint Technology
28 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Nick Fang
Nanomanufacturing 3: Imprint TechnologyTopics: Imprinting: A Long History Nanoimprinting and Hot Embossing Example of nanoimprint machine Volume Manufacture Large-Scale NIL Examples Step and Flash imprint Lithography(SFIL) Application Example: Security NIL application in metamaterials Imprinting...
Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 26: Nanomanufacturing 1: Semiconductor Manufacturing
20 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Nick Fang, Omar Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Solar EnergyTopics: From Si crystals to Wafers From Wafers to Chips Photolithography: Definitions Optical Lithography Multi-Photon Lithography E-Beam Lithography Imprinting Lithography Scanning probe lithography Additive Processes Thermal Oxidation Diffusion Thermal...
Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 25: Nanomaterials and Devices for Solar Energy
29 Dec 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Solar EnergyTopics: Approaches: Breathing Membrane Continuous Operation Fuel Cell Water Management ElectroKinetic Nanobattery EDL Capacitators Laminar Flow Based Micro Fuel Cells The Energy in Sunlight Solar Energy Utilization Discovery of photovoltaic effect...
Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 23: Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy Conversion I
28 Dec 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh
Nanomaterials and Devices for Energy ConversionTopics: Overview of Actuators at Nanoscale Electrostatic Actuators Piezo-Actuators Surface Acoustic Wave Motors Actuator Selection Electrochemical Actuators Solid State Electrochemical Actuator Electrochemical nano-actuator Electrochemical...
Nanotribology, Nanomechanics and Materials Characterization Studies
08 Jun 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Bharat Bhushan
Fundamental nanotribological studies provide insight to molecular origins of interfacial phenomena including adhesion, friction, wear and lubrication. Friction and wear of lightly loaded micro/nano components are highly dependent on the surface interactions (few atomic layers). Nanotribological...
Illinois CEE 595 - Structural Engineering Seminar Series Lecture 1
07 Jun 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Paramita Mondal
This is the first lecture from the Fall 2008 Structural Engineering Seminar Series (CEE 595). The presenter is Assistant Professor Paramita Mondal. In this lecture, she discusses her work in the testing of concrete on the nano-scale. The overall goal of this work is to quantify the relationships...
Renewable Solar Energy: Has the Sun Finally Risen on Photovoltaics?
10 Apr 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Mark R. Pinto
After a review of the overall renewable energy landscape,including the central role of economics, we present here the case thatPV is on the verge of becoming a major source of electrical powerthrough a principle similar to that which underlies the 50 year progressof IC technology - the reduction...
Energy and Nanoscience A More Perfect Union
29 Mar 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Ratner
Huge problems of energy and sustainability confront the science/engineering community, mankind, and our planet. The energy problem comes in many dimensions, including supply, demand, conservation, transportation, and storage. This overview will stress the nature of these problems, and offer a...
How Chemical Engineers Will Save the World
26 Mar 2009 | | Contributor(s):: William F. Banholzer
The world is facing massive challenges brought on by population growth, economic meltdowns, and environmental constraints. Scientific solutions are needed now more than ever. In this seminar, an overview of certain mega trends is presented – emphasizing how the skills possessed by chemical...