Serving Nanoscale Science, Engineering & Technology
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physical science
Audience: High School
Part 1 focuses on how nanoscale pollutants on land can reach the ocean environment.
Subject: Chemistry, Physical science
This lesson uses images in a PowerPoint to assess student understanding of size, SI prefixes, and what tools are needed to see certain objects
Subject: Biology, Chemistry
This lesson examines how effective colloidal silver is in inhbiting bacterial growth in comparison to anitbiotic ointment.
This lab is designed to help students understand fluid flow, capillary action, surface tension, and chemical tests used in microfluidic devices/sensors
Lesson has students create narrow fluidic channels to observe fluid flow
Subject: Chemistry, Tools and Technology
Exploring electrolytic cells and nanowires.
Subject: Chemistry, Physics, Tools and Technology
Introduction to selective layering through etching.
Subject: Chemistry, Environmental Science
A unit exploring the chemical reactions in catalytic converters and the importance opf nanocatalysts
Audience: Middle School, High School
Compares diffusion in gelatin to the doping of silicon wafers
Lesson that demonstrates properties of shape memory alloys-materials that "remember" their former shape
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