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  1. Introduction to Self-Assembled Monolayers and Biosensors

    06 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael Toole

    Recent research concerning self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) focuses on tasks from fabrication of microelectronics to creating biosensors. This presentation will address the fundamental principles...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3005

  2. Oligodeoxyribonucleotide Association with Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

    06 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jennifer McDonald

    Commercially available single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) tend to aggregate as ropes and bundles during production making them of little use in many scientific and industrial applications. An...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3009

  3. Re-engineering a Healthy Eye Tissue to Restore Damaged Eyesight

    06 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Margarita Shalaev

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an eye disease that is the leading cause of blindness in the USA and Western Europe. It affects over one million people in the United States alone. One of...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3011

  4. Direct Microcontact Printing of Gold and Silver on Silicon

    06 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jamie Nipple

    Because microcontact printing (µCP) allows the fabrication of disposable electronic devices with minimum cost, this technique has proven useful in the patterned functionalization of certain...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3015

  5. Biosensing applications of Plasmon Resonance in gold nanoparticles

    06 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Karina Moore

    Light can be used to excite plasmon resonance in gold nanoparticles. Plasmon resonance occurs on the nanoscale as the particles become excited and plasmon oscillations arise in each particle of a...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3019

  6. The Effect of Physical Geometry on the Frequency Response of Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors

    03 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dave Lyzenga

    In order for carbon nanotube (CNT) electrical devices to be fabricated, it is necessary to obtain modifiable operation characteristics. Developing parametric equations to achieve this...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3044

  7. Pulsed Laser Deposition of Thin Films

    02 Aug 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Josh Kaufman

    Thin metal films have many applications from optical limiters to nanocircuits. Methods for fabricating these films differ in theory and complexity. Pulsed Laser Deposition (PLD) is a popular...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/3013

  8. Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

    13 Dec 2006 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Lynn Marie Santiago

    This is the fourth contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006. This presentation is presented at the...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/2104

  9. 2006 Summer Undergraduate Research Intern Program Conference

    07 Dec 2006 | Workshops

    The NASA Institute for Nanoelectronics and Computing and NSF Network for Computating Nanotechnology offers qualifying students the opportunity to become Summer Undergraduate Research Interns...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1706

  10. Characterization of Colloids Using the BET method and X-ray Scattering

    22 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Oluwaseyi Ogebule

    Colloids are promising materials for a wide range of applications such as selective separations, catalytic processing, and enhanced chemical activity. However, these applications are limited...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1667

  11. Three-Dimensional Simulations of Field Effect Sensors for DNA Detection

    21 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eddie Howell, Gerhard Klimeck

    Here, the development of a DNA field-effect transistor (DNAFET) simulator is described. In DNAFETs the gate structure of a silicon on insulator (SOI) field-effect transistor is replaced by a layer...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1677

  12. Investigation of the Electrical Characteristics of Triple-Gate FinFETs and Silicon-Nanowire FETs

    16 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Monica Taba, Gerhard Klimeck

    Electrical characteristics of various Fin field-effect transistors (FinFETs) and silicon-nanowires were analyzed and compared using a modified three-dimensional self-consistent quantum-mechanical...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1715

  13. Chemical Modification of GaAs with TAT Peptide and Alkylthiol Self-Assembled Monolayers

    14 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Hamsa Jaganathan

    The use of self-assembled monolayers (SAM) on semiconductors creates a basis for the design and creation of bioelectronics, such as biosensors. The interface between the surface and an organic...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1670

  14. Technique for High Spatial Resolution, Focused Electrical Stimulation for Electrically Excitable Tissue

    14 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Matteo Mannino

    Cochlear implant devices have made use of electrode pulses as a method of nerve fiber stimulation since their early conception. Electrode stimulation is limiting in both quality and consistency,...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1707

  15. DNA Nanowires

    14 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Margarita Shalaev

    DNA is a relatively inexpensive and ubiquitous material that can be used as a scaffold for constructing nanowires. Our research focuses on the manufacturing of DNA-templated, magnetic nanowires....

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1679

  16. Surface Analysis of Organic Monlayers Using FTIR and XPS

    14 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jamie Nipple, Michael Toole, David Janes

    Current research concerning self-assembled monolayers (SAM) focuses on the fabrication of microelectronics utilizing a semiconductor/molecule/metal junction. This study seeks to investigate...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1655

  17. NEMO 3D: Intel optimizations and Multiple Quantum Dot Simulations

    14 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Anish Dhanekula, Gerhard Klimeck

    NEMO-3D is a nanoelectronic modeling tool that analyzes the electronic structure of nanoscopic devices. Nanoelectronic devices such as Quantum Dots (QDs) can contain millions of atoms,. Therefore,...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1673

  18. Electrodeposition of Palladium as an Ohmic Contact for Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

    03 Aug 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Brent Penque, David Janes

    Carbon nanotubes are being researched extensively for their unique conductive properties. Controlled growth of vertical single-walled carbon nanotubes, however, has not yet been possible. This...

    https://nanohub.org/resources/1663

  19. Memory : An Animated Approach to Education and Outreach

    15 Aug 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Varun Sinha

    Nanoscale science and technology has great potential for changing our lives. Despite the far reaching implications, it remains an esoteric concept riddled with fear, uncertainty and doubt.

    https://nanohub.org/resources/738

  20. Nanoscale Visualization: Transfer Function Exploration

    21 Apr 2004 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Scott Patterson

    2003 SURI Coference Proceedings

    https://nanohub.org/resources/828