Phys 1905.002 (Spring 2017)http://www.physics.umn.edu/classes/2017/spring/Phys%201905.002/Freshman Seminar: Nanotechnology2017-05-24T02:10:17ZXML::Atom::SimpleFeed2017-04-28T15:55:56Z<p>For Monday: 368-374 & <a href="https://futurism.com/in-the-future-cells-reprogrammed-inside-our-bodies-will-fight-cancer-for-us/">https://futurism.com/in-the-future-cells-reprogrammed-inside-our-bodies-will-fight-cancer-for-us/</a></p> <p>For Wednesday: 419-438</p>2017-04-28T16:29:43ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:446462.updated:2017-04-28 11:29:43Week 15 Reading (Updated)2017-04-24T12:37:21Z<p>For Monday, <a href="https://www.technologyreview.com/s/603498/10-breakthrough-technologies-2017-gene-therapy-20/">https://www.technologyreview.com/s/603498/10-breakthrough-technologies-2017-gene-therapy-20/</a><br /> <a href="http://www.pharmaceutical-journal.com/news-and-analysis/features/gene-therapy-a-treatment-coming-of-age/20066677.article">http://www.pharmaceutical-journal.com/news-and-analysis/features/gene-therapy-a-treatment-coming-of-age/20066677.article</a></p> <p>For Wednesday,book pages 385 to 400</p>2017-04-28T15:56:11ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:445132.updated:2017-04-28 10:56:11Week 14 Reading (Updated)2017-04-14T15:09:47Z<p>For Monday, Read DNA PDF</p> <p>For Wednesday, we will have a discussion in class of the ethics of CRISPR-CAS9 based on the following material: <a href="http://www.nature.com/news/crispr-1.17547">http://www.nature.com/news/crispr-1.17547</a></p> <ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/443392-Week_13_-_DNA.pdf" title="3595&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Week_13_-_DNA.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/443392-Week_13_-_DNA.pdf?download=1" title="3595&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 14-Apr-2017 at 10:22AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2017-04-14T15:22:02ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:443382.updated:2017-04-14 10:22:02Week 13 Reading (Updated)2017-04-04T16:22:29Z<p>Read nanobio review PDF</p> <ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/440722-Nanobio_Review.pdf" title="1551&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Nanobio_Review.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/440722-Nanobio_Review.pdf?download=1" title="1551&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 4-Apr-2017 at 11:22AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2017-04-04T16:22:54ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:440712.updated:2017-04-04 11:22:54Week 12 Reading (Updated)2017-03-28T15:27:29Z<p>Monday, read section 6.10.3, and nanomotors PDF.</p> <p>Wednesday, read nanorobotics PDF.</p> <ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/438912-Nanorobotics_Review.pdf" title="642&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Nanorobotics_Review.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/438912-Nanorobotics_Review.pdf?download=1" title="642&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 28-Mar-2017 at 10:35AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul><ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/438902-S-nchez_et_al-2015-Angewandte_Chemie_International_Edition.pdf" title="9448&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Nanomotors Review</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/438902-S-nchez_et_al-2015-Angewandte_Chemie_International_Edition.pdf?download=1" title="9448&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 28-Mar-2017 at 10:28AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2017-04-04T16:15:51ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:438892.updated:2017-04-04 11:15:51Week 11 Reading (Updated)2017-03-24T15:24:39Z<p>For Monday, explore this web page and the sub categories / links.</p> <p><a href="http://www.understandingnano.com/nanotechnology-electronics.html">http://www.understandingnano.com/nanotechnology-electronics.html</a></p> <p>For Wednesday, <a href="http://nsl.caltech.edu/research:nose">http://nsl.caltech.edu/research:nose</a></p>2017-03-28T15:05:29ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:438132.updated:2017-03-28 10:05:29Week 10 Reading (Updated)2017-03-10T16:27:00Z<p>For Monday, molecular dynamics PDF.</p> <p>For Wednesday,4.6, 4.7, 339 - 345 in the book. For extra reading, see Wikipedia page and read introduction and optical properties. <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_dot">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_dot</a></p> <ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/436752-01-1.pdf" title="1293&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">01-1.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/436752-01-1.pdf?download=1" title="1293&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 10-Mar-2017 at 10:27AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2017-03-21T15:52:00ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:436742.updated:2017-03-21 10:52:00Week 9 Reading (Updated)2017-03-03T16:16:50Z<p>The 1st lecture on computation, read the Wikipedia page:<br /> <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_mechanics">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_mechanics</a><br /> also, the introduction and the application sections only for this page:<br /> <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_dynamics">https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molecular_dynamics</a></p> <p>for the 2nd lecture on computation, TBD</p>2017-03-03T16:23:51ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:434992.updated:2017-03-03 10:23:51Week 8 reading (Updated)2017-02-17T16:08:46Z<p>Reading<br /> Monday: 237 &ndash; 246<br /> Wednesday: 250 - 260</p> <p>Optional news article on LED self assembly:<br /> <a href="http://www.labnews.co.uk/news/self-assembly-brightens-led-future-14-02-2017/">http://www.labnews.co.uk/news/self-assembly-brightens-led-future-14-02-2017/</a></p>2017-02-17T17:53:44ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:431722.updated:2017-02-17 11:53:44Week 6 Reading (Updated)2017-02-10T16:23:11Z<p>Monday: pages 1 - 11 in MEMS PDF attachment.</p> <p>Wednesday: 1 - 11 of Roukes NEMS PDF attachment.</p> <ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/430022-NanoelectromechanicalSystems.pdf" title="3364&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">NanoelectromechanicalSystems.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/430022-NanoelectromechanicalSystems.pdf?download=1" title="3364&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 10-Feb-2017 at 10:36AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul><ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/430012-MEMS_Overview_Nice.pdf" title="4086&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">MEMS_Overview_Nice.pdf</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/430012-MEMS_Overview_Nice.pdf?download=1" title="4086&nbsp;Kbytes, application/pdf">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 10-Feb-2017 at 10:23AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2017-02-10T16:36:00ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:430002.updated:2017-02-10 10:36:00Week 5 Reading (Updated)2017-02-02T16:57:16Z<p>Monday: 189 - 199, 5.3.5, 5.3.6</p> <p>Wednesday: 208 - 214, 5.4.5, 5.6, 5.8</p>2017-02-02T16:57:16ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:427912Week 4 Reading2017-01-26T20:34:14Z<p>The reading assignment for Monday is 37-43.</p> <p>Wednesday: 155, 170 - 173, 179 - 185</p>2017-01-26T20:36:18ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:426332.updated:2017-01-26 14:36:18week 3 reading (Updated)2017-01-19T15:55:45Z<p>Please read p. 77 - 90 for Monday, and p. 97-107 for Wednesday. </p>2017-01-23T14:32:16ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:424212.updated:2017-01-23 08:32:16Week 2 Reading Assignment (Updated)2017-01-11T16:35:49Z<p>Class,</p> <p>I can share very good news that our course textbook is now available as an e-book that you can access from the library without charge!</p> <p>Eric Ganz</p> <p><a href="http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com.ezp3.lib.umn.edu/book/10.1002/9781119096122">http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com.ezp3.lib.umn.edu/book/10.1002/9781119096122</a></p>2017-01-11T16:35:49ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:422602Textbook at Library as E-Book2017-01-04T16:26:25Z<p>For the first day of class, Wednesday January 18, please read pages 1 - 16 in the book.</p>2017-01-04T16:26:25ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:422032Week 1 Reading Assignment2016-11-18T16:34:21Z<ul> <table width="100%"> <tr valign="top"> <td class="emptytag"></td> <td> <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/414761-2017_-_Physics_1905_Syllabus.docx" title="19&nbsp;Kbytes, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.word">2017_-_Physics_1905_Syllabus.docx</a> <small>| <a href="/classes/2017/spring/Phys 1905.002/downloads/414761-2017_-_Physics_1905_Syllabus.docx?download=1" title="19&nbsp;Kbytes, application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.word">Download</a></small> </td><td align="right"> <small><i>posted 18-Nov-2016 at 10:34AM</i></small> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2016-11-18T16:34:36ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:414751.updated:2016-11-18 10:34:36Tentative Syllabus (Updated)2016-11-02T18:48:42Z<p>Welcome to Physics 1905.</p> <p>We will be using a new and improved textbook this year "Essentials in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology" by Kumar and Kumbhat 2016. </p> <p>This book has a large section of colors figures located in the middle of the book. I encourage students to buy this book used or rent it. The e-book version is also available, and may be cheaper from Wiley directly. </p> <p>The course is not mathematical, and is designed to accommodate students with a wide range of backgrounds.</p> <p>It should be fun so I hope that you will join us.</p> <p>Eric Ganz</p> <ul> <table width="600"> <tr> <td rowspan=3 class="emptytag"></td> <td> <img src="/classes/getimage.html?id=412361" alt="" width="600" height="900"> </td></tr> <tr><td bgcolor="#dddddd"> </td></tr> </table> </ul>2016-11-09T17:17:15ZEric Ganzcid:57921.eid:410501.updated:2016-11-09 11:17:15Welcome & Textbook (Updated)