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  1. SLED 2015 Summer Institute Week 2 Slide Show

    21 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): James Daniel Lehman

    This is the animated slide show summarizing week 2 (grades 5-6) of the 2015 SLED Summer Institute.

  2. Size-Dependent Properties Stations

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    This activity involves comparing materials with and without nanotechnology. This handout includes a t-shirt, sunscreen, sand, plants, liquid crystal sheets, iron, and gold.

  3. Nanometer Scaling Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity involving math to relate the size of a nanometer to a meter.

  4. Self-Assembly Videos/Simulation Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Videos and a simulation to show self-assembly.

  5. Shape and SA/V Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity relating shape and size with surface area to volume ratio. This is a calculation-based activity.

  6. Surface Area to Volume Effects…Bet I can Beat'cha!

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity relating surface area to volume ratio and rate of reactivity.

  7. Black Box Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity modeling how the atomic force microscope works.

  8. Gravitational vs. Electromagnetic Forces Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    This activity compares the magnitude of gravitational and electromagnetic forces for small particles.

  9. Gummy Capsule Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity about the concept of self-assembly.

  10. "Does it Pour Out?" Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity comparing electromagnetic and gravitational forces.

  11. Surface Area to Volume Effects…What Affects Enzyme Activity?

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity relating surface area to volume ratio and rate of decomposition.

  12. Surface Area to Volume Effects…Which Shape can Dissolve the Fastest?

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    Activity relating surface area to volume ratio and rate of dissolution.

  13. How Big is It? Activity

    01 Apr 2016 | Contributor(s): Alex Madsen

    This activity teaches the concept of size and scale.

  14. Undergraduate Research At Purdue - an Opportunity

    29 Jan 2016 | Publications | Contributor(s): Wilella Burgess

    Undergraduate Research at Purdue – an Opportunity is a white paper developed by the DLRC in Spring 2015 to describe the current URE landscape at Purdue and the need for a campus-wide online intern application system.

  15. Purdue Undergraduate Research Experiences Community of Practice Kickoff Meeting Notes

    29 Jan 2016 | Notes | Contributor(s): Ann Bessenbacher, Wilella Burgess

    Meeting notes from the Purdue Undergraduate Research Experiences Community of Practice Kickoff Meeting that was held on January 25, 2016. 

  16. Purdue Undergraduate Research Experiences PowerPoint Slides

    29 Jan 2016 | Publications | Contributor(s): Loran Carleton Parker

    The PowerPoint slides presented at the Purdue Undergraduate Research Experience Community of Practice Kickoff Meeting January 25, 2016.    The Meeting Objectives of this meeting included: Build a better understanding of URE landscape at PurdueExplore the value of a community...

  17. Isee Image Test

    02 Jan 2016 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Darrell G. Schulze

  18. Tobii Accuracy and Precision Test Method for Remote Eye Trackers

    15 Dec 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): Tobii Technology

    This document describes a test method for the measurement of accuracy and precision of remote eye trackers. The methodis extensive as it takes a variety of likely user scenarios into consideration. The test conditions include ideal measurementconditions, large gaze angles, different illumination...

  19. SLED Perspectives Fall 2015

    07 Dec 2015 | Publications | Contributor(s): James Daniel Lehman

    This is the SLED Perspectives newsletter for Fall 2015.

  20. AAC&U 2015 STEM Conference Workshop 4 -- Transforming Institutions: 21st-Century Undergraduate STEM Education

    18 Nov 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): James Daniel Lehman, James Daniel Lehman, James Daniel Lehman, James Daniel Lehman

    This material was presented at pre-conference workshop 4 on November 12, 2015, at the 2015 AAC&U Crossing Boundaries: Transforming STEM Education Conference in Seattle, Washington. The workshop, entitled Transforming Institutions: 21st-Century Undergraduate STEM Education, was conducted by James...