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Help: Wiki Formatting
Wiki markup is a core feature for Topic pages, tightly integrating all the other parts of Trac into a flexible and powerful whole.
nanoHUB has a built in small and powerful wiki rendering engine. This wiki engine implements an ever growing subset of the commands from other...
Help: Wiki Page Names
Wiki Page Names
Wiki page names commonly use the CamelCase convention. Within wiki text, any word in CamelCase automatically becomes a hyperlink to the wiki page with that name.
CamelCase page names must follow these rules:
The name must consist of alphabetic characters only. No digits,...
Help: Wiki HTML
The wiki supports inserting HTML into any wiki context.
HTML support is built-in, and does not require installing any additional packages.
How to Use HTML
To inform the wiki engine that a block of text should be treated as HTML, use the html processor.
This example should...
Help: Wiki Math
The Wiki supports LaTeX markup:
Mathematical Formula (LaTeX) can be inserted into text like this:
Insert formula here
…displays alpha2 + beta2 = 1
Displaying a Formula
The Wiki uses a subset of TeX markup, including some...
ABACUS—Introduction to Semiconductor Devices
When we hear the term semiconductor device, we may think first of the transistors in PCs or video game consoles, but transistors are the basic component in all of the electronic devices we use in our daily lives. Electronic systems are built from such components as transistors, capacitors,...
Electronics from the Bottom Up: A New Approach to Nanoelectronic Devices and Materials
The Network for Computational Nanotechnology seeks to bring a new perspective to engineering education to meet the challenges and opportunities of modern nanotechnology. Fifty years ago our field faced a similar challenge brought on by the advent of the transistor and it was met...
Data Preservation Practices
Scientific research must be reproducible. If is it not reproducible, it is not science. When you publish a paper, you must include enough information so that others could, in principle, re-produce the results of your work. You also want to be sure that...
NCN at Illinois Tools
NCN@Illinois Tool Support
We have identified a list of tools for which we commit the following level of service:
monitor support tickets, questions, and wishlists and provide a response within one business day.
fix simple bugs within a week.
move long term projects and tool improvement...
nanoHUB: Use by Experimentalists
nanoHUB Social Network Map of Experimental Papers
Documenting the impact achieved by researchers who are using a remote cyberinfrastructure is a challenging task and part of our assessment effort. This year we have re- examined all 575
nanoHUB citations in the literature to find out if the...
nanoHUB: Author Incentives
Broad Contributor Base
nanoHUB is now serving over 100,000 users annually with over 2,000 resources from over 650 contributors. While it might be sounding intimidating, the process to contribute to nanoHUB is actually not very hard, people with a variety of skill levels have contributed, and...
nanoHUB Resources for K-12
Computational Optoelectronics Course
This course teaches the students the basic principles for the operation of solar cells, light-emitting diodes, photodetectors and VCSELS. For some of these devices, numerical implementation details are given and source codes are provided together with simulation examples. The outline of...
BJT Lab Learning Materials
By completing the BJT Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to understand a) BJT (Bipolar Junction Transistor) operation (npn and pnp type) in Common Emitter and Common Base modes, and b) the concept of early voltage,...
Drift-Diffusion Lab Learning Materials
By completing the Drift-Diffusion Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to: a) understand the phenomenon of drift and diffusion, b) physically and mathematically describe the basic drift and diffusion mechanisms, and ...
Band Structure Lab Learning Materials
By completing the Bandstructure Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to understand a) the concept of carriers dispersion in a solid, b) the concept of effective masses and energy gaps, and c) the bandstructure in...
MOSFet Learning Materials
By completing the MOSFET Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able to understand a) the operation of MOSFET devices, b) the limitations of the gradual channel approximation, and c) the limitations of the drift-diffusion...
Periodic Potential Lab Learning Materials
By completing the Periodic Potential Lab in ABACUS - Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors, users will be able a) to understand the Kronig-Penney model and the formation of energy bands and energy gaps due to the underlying periodic interaction...
Resources for Materials Science and Engineering
Ab initio electronic structure simulation tools
:ABINIT is a package whose main program allows to find the total energy, charge density and electronic structure of systems made of electrons and nuclei (molecules and periodic solids) within Density Functional Theory, using...
Quantum Dot Lab Learning Materials
By completing the Quantum Dot Lab, users will be able to a) understand the 3D confinement of carriers in a quantum dot, b) describe effects of geometry of a quantum dot on the energy states of carriers, and c) study light absorption of a quantum dot.
The specific objectives of the Quantum Dot...
Electronics from the Bottom Up: Summer School 2012
Date and LocationJuly 16-20, 2012
Burton Morgan Building, Room 121
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
Co-sponsored by the Network for Computational Nanotechnology and by the Intel Foundation
Registration/coffee: 7:30 am
Lectures will be conducted in room 121 of the Burton Morgan...
Electronics from the Bottom Up: Summer School 2012 Registration and Housing Information
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Lessons from Nanoscience
World Scientific Publishing Company: Lessons from Nanoscience
Click here for more titles in nanoscience from World Scientific Publishing Company.
More than 50 years of research and development have created the sophisticated technologies that have shaped the world we live in. The...
Summer School Schedule
2012 NCN Summer SchoolElectronics from the Bottom Up
July 16-20, 2012
Network for Computational Nanotechnology
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907
Lecture Room: Burton Morgan Building, Room 121
Questions? Contact Vicki Johnson: 765-494-7714 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, July 16
MEEP (MIT Electromagnetic Equation Propagation)
This page provides links to various nanoHUB resources related to MEEP (MIT Electromagnetic Equation Propagation)
The MEEP tool, simulates MEEP.
The Nanofilm lab tool, powered by MEEP, simulates the interaction of electromagnetic plane wave and nanoscale metallic film with subwavelength slit....