
Quantum Workshop IV: Modeling PN Junctions
16 Mar 2015  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Stella Quinones
Students explore the PN Junction Simulation Tool in order to understand depletion, carrier modeling, and PN junction device physics. Analyze (i) carrier concentration and electric field as a function of doping, and (ii) energy barriers, depletion widths, and net charge density as a function of...

MSE 498 Lesson 3: bash
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation (e.g., VASP), molecular simulation (e.g., GROMACS), phase diagram modeling (e.g., ThermoCalc), finite...

MSE 498 Lesson 2: bash
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation (e.g., VASP), molecular simulation (e.g., GROMACS), phase diagram modeling (e.g., ThermoCalc), finite...

MSE 498 Lesson 1: CMSE
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation (e.g., VASP), molecular simulation (e.g., GROMACS), phase diagram modeling (e.g., ThermoCalc), finite...

Tunnel FET Compact Model
11 Mar 2015  Tools  Contributor(s): Hesameddin Ilatikhameneh, Tarek Ahmed Ameen (editor), Fan Chen (editor), Ramon Salazar, Gerhard Klimeck, Joerg Appenzeller, Rajib Rahman
Model Tunnel FETs based on analytic modeling and WKB method

HUBzero: A Platform for Scientific Research, Education, and Collaboration
18 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Michael McLennan
HUBzero® is an open source software platform used to build web sites for collaboration in an academic setting. HUBzero supports data management, computation, and the natural synergy between education and research. This talk gives an overview of the platform, showing how it...

Towards LightSpin Interface for NV Center in Diamond
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Alexey V Akimov
In this work we present our efforts on using CMOS compatible hyperbolic metamaterials and optical fibers to construct efficient singlephoton sources and sensing elements using NV center in diamond.

The Ultimate Scaling Limit  A Deterministic Single Atom Transistor
10 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
A talk by Dr. Gerhard Klimeck, Director of nanoHUB.org, Purdue University, Founder of NEMOco, LLC @ the University of Michigan.

Investigating FirstYear Engineering Students' Understandings of Computer Simulations and Interactivity
10 Mar 2015  Papers  Contributor(s): Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Heidi A DiefesDux, Krishna Madhavan
This is a draft version of a paper presented at the 2014 European Society of Engineering Education (SEFI) Annual Conference.

[Illinois] Modeling and Characterization of Anisotropic Objects by Volume Integral Equation Methods
10 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Lin Sun

Melting via molecular dynamics simulations
10 Mar 2015  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
In this assignment you will use MD simulations to study melting in metals using the nanoMATERIALS simulation tool in nanoHUB. You will build a supercell and heat it up to study its melting. You can visualize the atomic configuration as the temperature is increased and after melting. From the...

Mandelbrotx
10 Mar 2015  Downloads  Contributor(s): Benjamin Cornejo, Bryan M. Wong
Mandelbrotx: plots interesting Mandelbrotlike sets. These codes make pretty nice pictures.

Mathematical Models and Simulations Workshop Presentation
10 Mar 2015  Presentation Materials  Contributor(s): Kelsey Joy Rodgers, Heidi A DiefesDux, Krishna Madhavan, Yi Kong
Developing engineers for a changing world presents a greater need for students to understand simulations. Understanding mathematical models and simulations are skills that all engineers need for industry and research, but many engineering students lack a conceptual understanding of how to...

Nanomaterial Registry
06 Mar 2015  Data Exploration  Contributor(s): NanomaterialRegistry
View, visualize and download data using IDENT, the Interactive Data Exploration and Navigation Tool.

Long term Aging of Autonomous STructures (LAAST) Seminar Series
07 Apr 2015  Series  Contributor(s): Ali Shakouri
The Long term Aging of Autonomous STructures (LAAST) seminar series focuses on reliability and aging of devices for energy conversion, information processing or sensing.

E304  Introduction to Nanoscience and Technology  Nanophysics
05 Mar 2015  Presentation Materials  Contributor(s): Mehmet Cevdet Ozturk
This power point presentation reviews the history and underlying principles of nanophysics.

E304 L2.1.1: Miniaturization
05 Mar 2015  Presentation Materials  Contributor(s): Mehmet Cevdet Ozturk

[Illinois] Atomic Engineering of IIIV Semiconductor for Quantum Devices, from Deep UV (200 nm) to THZ (300 microns)
03 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Manijeh Razeghi
Nature offers us different kinds of atoms. But it takes human intelligence to put different atoms together in an elegant way in order to realize manmade structures that is lacking in nature. This is especially true in IIIV semiconductor material systems. Guided by highly accurate atomic band...

Symmetry, Dimension, and Spin: Understanding transport in 2D 'phosphorene'
03 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Ian Appelbaum
Despite its low atomic number and inversion symmetry, recent electronic measurements demonstrate that (groupIV) graphene has a greatly disappointing spin lifetime, corroborated by theory showing strong spinflip scattering by flexural (outofplane) phonons. There exists a class of...

Thermoreflectance Imaging, Copper Via Reliability and Non Local Thermal Transport
05 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Ali Shakouri