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  1. Take the nanoHUB Carbon Nanotube Dance Challenge!

    23 Jul 2018 | Contributor(s):: Tanya Faltens

    This teaching resource provides background information on Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs), as well as instructions for simulating different chirality CNTs and interpreting the results.

  2. Mar 31 2016

    NSTA Meeting - Nano science and engineering education resources on display at the National Science Teachers Association National Conference

    The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office will be showcasing multiple educational resources for teachers, including the Nano Education Resources portal on nanoHUB, Institute for Chemical...

    https://nanohub.org/events/details/1442

  3. Database of The Big Ideas in Nanoscale Science and Engineering (NSTA)

    02 Feb 2016 | Datasets | Contributor(s):

    By Tanya Faltens

    Purdue University

    This database lists the 9 Big Ideas of Nanoscale Science and Engineering along with the Learning Goals associated with each Big Idea. Instructors should refer to the NSTA publication, "The...

    https://nanohub.org/publications/123/?v=1

  4. Nano Education Resources

    18 Dec 2015 | Datasets | Contributor(s):

    By Quinn Spadola, Lisa Friedersdorf

    This is a database of nanoeducation resources that can be searched, filtered, and sorted. Resources are listed by topic area, grade level, core discipline, STEM content area, and resource type.

    https://nanohub.org/publications/118/?v=1

  5. Exploration of the Oxidation Rate of Silicon Wafers via Simulation

    04 Nov 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Tanya Faltens

    This teaching resource is designed for instructors who would like to introduce exploration through simulation into their lessons on silicon oxidation.  Step-by-step instructions are provided for running the process lab oxidation simulation, and guiding questions are provided that should...

  6. Nano 101 Quantum Dots

    Collections | 28 Aug 2014 | Posted by Tanya Faltens

    https://nanohub.org/members/29294/collections/basic-qdot-resources

  7. First-Year Engineering Students' Communication of Nanotechnology Size & Scale in a Design Challenge

    22 Apr 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Yi Kong, Heidi A Diefes-Dux, Krishna Madhavan

    While nanotechnology is a highly engaging topic for students, it entails concepts that are difficult to understand and need to be carefully considered when incorporating nanotechnology into classroom instruction. The notion of size and scale (also referred to as a “big idea” in learning...

  8. NCN Education Team: Student Research

    09 Apr 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Oguz Hanoglu, Yi Kong