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Resources

Tufts Proxy Link Generator

Safety:

Tufts Annual Safety Training
Cryogen Safety
Carbon Monoxide Safety
CO Dose Checklist

Outreach:

Outreach Presentation
High School STM Lesson Plan
How STM Works Activity
Graphite Step Edge Activity
Model Surface Description

Instrumentation:

TPD Lecture
Lucas Carlson STM Presentation
SEM Image of Tip
Tip Etching
Spectroscopic Techniques for Probing Solid Surfaces
Pressures and Pumps
Working in UHV
Electrochemical STM
LT-STM Do's and Don'ts

Theory:

How STM Works
Particle in a Box
Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Gas Adsorption on Surfaces
Fourier Transform
Alloying Basics

Surface Visualization:

Surface Explorer
Herringbone Reconstruction (Symmetry and Elbows)
Herringbone Reconstruction (Steps and Stacking)
Herringbone Reconstruction (Brief)

Data Analysis:

Error Analysis
Calculating and Applying Gains
Making STM Movies

Writing:

Authorship Guidelines
Tense Rules

Indroductory Reading for New Students (increasing in order of content):

"Surfaces" by Gary Attard and Colin Barnes
"The Basis and Applications of Heterogenous Catalysis" by Michael Bowker
"Surface Chemistry" by Elaine M. McCash
"Surface Science" by Kurt W. Kolasinski
Theory Review: "Density Functional Theory in Surface Chemistry and Catalysis"
Catalysis Fundamentals Review: "The Bronsted–Evans–Polanyi Relation and the Volcano Curve in Heterogeneous Catalysis"
Surface Chirality Review: "Surface Chemistry for Enantioselective Catalysis"
Molecular Motors Review: "Introduction to the Physics of Brownian Motors"
Proposals on the N: Drive and the Refs there in