PUMP: A tool of global meteorological data for optimizing
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Binglin Zhao, Muhammad A. Alam, Xingshu Sun
We have build a PUMP can facilitate the development and optimization of solar farms globally by providing quick access to various meteorological...
Spectral Phonon Relaxation Time Calculation Tool Based on Molecular Dynamics
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Divya Chalise, Tianli Feng, Xiulin Ruan
Thermal conductivity is an important material property which affects the performance of a wide range of devices from thermoelectrics to nanoelectronics. Information about phonon vibration modes...
Dynamic Failure of Polymer-Bonded Explosives under Periodic Excitation
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Rachel Katherine Kohler, Camilo Alberto Duarte, Marisol Koslowski
Accidental mishandling of explosive materials leads to thousands of injuries in the US every year. Understanding the mechanisms behind the detonation process is crucial to prevent such accidents....
Development of a NanoHUB Tool: Mechanical Features of Crystalline Nano Cellulose
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Joshua Leonardo, Mehdi Shishehbor, Pablo Daniel Zavattieri
In the past decade, many researchers have studied mechanical properties of polymer reinforced nanocomposites to understand and improve the performance of materials. In this research, we would...
Microstructure Evolution During Compaction of Powder Blends
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Ayush Giri
Powder Compaction is a manufacturing technology which is used to mold granular particles to solid materials. Powder compaction is widely used by pharmaceutical companies to manufacture tablets...
Modeling High-Efficiency Rear Junction Photovoltaic Devices
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Valerie C Vidal, Peter Bermel, Allison Perna
Solar cells are a renewable energy technology that has begun to supply energy in many regions of the world at a utility scale. Nonetheless, further improvements in solar technology are still...
Predicting Locations of Pollution Sources using Convolutional Neural Networks
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Yiheng Chi, Guang Lin, Nickolas D Winovich
Pollution is a severe problem today, and the main challenge in water pollution controls and eliminations is detecting and locating pollution sources. This research project aims to predict the...
Characterization of Avicel and Acetaminophen Powder Mixtures
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Danyal Cave, Yasasvi Raghavendra Bommireddy, Marcial Gonzalez
This research addresses a way to try and bring pharmaceutical prices down, improve development by only creating a few tablets to study, which in return saves money and create better quality tablets.
Understanding the Role of Fabrication Method on Metal Alloys Used in Nuclear Power Plants
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Esteban Bautista, Alexander Bullens, Janelle P Wharry
Current nuclear reactor components consist of forged or casted Iron-based or Nickel-based alloys. Both these fabrication techniques present challenges in long-term performance and structural...
Structure-Force Field Generator for Molecular Dynamics Simulations
07 Aug 2017 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Carlos Miguel Patiño, Lorena Alzate-Vargas, Alejandro Strachan
Atomistic and molecular simulations have become an important research field due to the progress made in computer performance and the necessity of new and improved materials. Despite this, first...
Radiative Cooling Experiment
19 May 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Yu-wen Lin, Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel
Simulate a passive radiative cooling solution implementation in an experimental setup.
Free Molecular GUI
02 Mar 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Lev Zemlyanov
see the free molecular of a 3U Cubesat
Process Optimization of Graphene Growth
24 Jul 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Atharva Hans, Ilias Bilionis, Timothy S Fisher, Majed Abdullah Alrefae, Nimish M Awalgaonkar, Piyush Pandita
Optimizes the growth of graphene in a plasma chemical vapor deposition (CVD) system.
Statistical Process Control (SPC) Learning Module - Instructor Guides
21 Jul 2017 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)
Statistical Process Control (SPC) is a set of tools used for continuous improvement and the assurance of quality in an active manufacturing process. This learning module introduces some of...