Serving Nanoscale Science, Engineering & Technology
Subject: Biology, General Science, Tools and Technology
Audience: Middle School, High School
Lesson has students experience how a scanned probe can create an image of an object
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physical science
Lesson that tests the purity of water
Subject: General Science, Physical science
Review of the metric system
Subject: Chemistry, General Science, Science and Society, Tools and Technology
Audience: Middle School
A forensic lesson using paper diagnostics.
Subject: Biology, General Science, Science and Society, Tools and Technology
This lesson examines a new inexpensive diagnostic technology and the societal impact it might have.
Provides opportunity for students to develop a working knowledge of the SI system of measurement as well as learn about the nanoscale and nanotechnology.
Subject: Chemistry, General Science, Physical science, Physics
Lesson explores the properties of fluid flow
Subject: Physical science, Physics
Lesson that has students expand what they know about magnetism through study of a liquid magnetic material called a ferrofluid.
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, General Science, Physical science
Lessons has students determine how the ratio of surface area to volume changes with shape and size.
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, General Science, Physical science, Physics, Science and Society
Lesson that has students compare how nanotechnology is addressed in fiction and nonfiction literature.
The National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network is supported by National Science Foundation Cooperative Agreement EECS-0335765 and by support from the member institutions.
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