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Chemistry

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; College and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microwave synthesis graphMicrowave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 -3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Physics

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Nanoscience

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

Science and Technology

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules

“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Size and Scale

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

Instruments and Tools

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Math

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Material Science and Engineering

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: National Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

AUDIENCE

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Ages 3 - 6

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Ages 7 - 10

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Ages 11 - 14

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Ages 15 - adult

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

K - 12 Educators

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

silver

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

College Educator

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Informal Science Educator

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

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Less than 15 minutes

Wheel of Fortune

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Nanogold sensors demonstration

Nanogold Sensors

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

Probe Microscopy-Refrigerator Magnet

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid

Audience: Ages 3 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

LED Exploring Light

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Polarization of Light

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Magic Sand

Audience: Ages 3 – 10; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

 

 

Hydrophobic surfaces

Nanosurfaces

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: Less than 15 minutes

15 - 30 minutes

Cutting it Down to the Nano

Audience: Ages 3 – 10

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanosolutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanoweights

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Nanocommunity

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Mitten Challenge

Audience: Ages 3 – 6; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Spikes

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Magnetic Liquid Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Penny Push Experiment

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Liquid Crystal Sensors

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

LCD Watch Experiment

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Memory Metal

Audience: Ages 3 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Piezoelectricity

Electric Squeeze

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science educator

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Thermometer

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college, K – 12, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Preparation of Cholesteryl Ester Liquid Crystals

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

Liquid crystal watch

Disassembly of a Liquid Crystal Watch

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

 

 

CdS Quantum Dot Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 15 – 30 minutes

1 - 3 hours

How Small is a Pygmy Shrew?

Audience: Ages 7 – 10; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nano-tex

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanomedicine

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

microcapsules“Smart” Paper

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Rocks and Nanobots

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Technology and Public Policy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

How Can We “See” What We Cannot?

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Balloon Models of Nanotubes – Table Top

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon forms of diamond, bucky balls, graphite, and nanotubes

Nano Architecture

Audience: Ages 7 – 14

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Vectors for nanotubes

Constructing Carbon Nanotubes Using Vectors

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Memory Metal High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; K – 12 educator

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Using Memory Metal In Simple Machines

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Giant Magnetoresistance

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Magnetism

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Disk-Cover X-Ray Diffraction

Audience: Ages 11 – adult

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

SAMs - Gold

Octadecanethiol Monolayer On Silver

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Nanoparticles

Citrate Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles (NaBH4)

Audience: K – 12, college, and informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

micelle

Critical Micelle Formation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Voltmeter

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Periodic Properties and LEDs: Nationl Instruments ELVIS

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

PDMS Isopropanol Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adults; K – 12 and college educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Gelatin Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Carbon Nanotube Balloon Construction

Audience: Ages 2 – 14; Informal science educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Buret

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Synthesis of Aqueous Ferrofluid Nanoparticles: Glass Rod

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Beaker

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Nickel Nanowires: Syringe

Audience:  Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Titanium Dioxide Raspberry Solar Cell

Audience: Ages 7 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Fuel Cell: Nafion

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Electrochromic Prussian Blue Thin Films

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of a Liquid Crystal Pixel

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

PDMS Soft Lithography

Audience: Ages 15 – adult, college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Microcontact Printing with Thiols

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Tungsten Trioxide Intercalation

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

 

 

Preparation of an Organic Light Emitting Diode

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: 1 – 3 hours

Over 3 hours

X-ray Diffraction and Scanning Probe Microscopy

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Ferrofluid demonstration

Ferrofluid Synthesis/ High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LEGO Bricks

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; Informal science and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

LED High School Teaching Module

Audience: Ages 11 – adult;

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Designing Microfluidic Devices (High School)

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Bacteria and Microfluidics

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Metallic Crystal - Cubic structure

Metallic Crystal Growth

Audience: Ages 11 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Green Chemistry and Biofuels

Audience: Ages 11 – adult; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Liquid Crystal and Crystal Solutions

Audience: Ages 7 – 14; K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours

 

 

Diffraction of PMMA Nanospheres

Audience: Ages 15 – adult; college and K – 12 educators

Time: Over 3 hours