[Illinois] Device Applications of Metafilms and Metasurfaces
23 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Brongersma
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 9: Protein Folding
22 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 12: Magnetic Tweezers II
20 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
Lorentzian fitting tool for phonon spectral energy density and general use
20 Oct 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Tianli Feng, Xiulin Ruan
Fit a general data set (or specially the phonon spectral energy density) as a Lorentzian function to obtain the peak position (or phonon frequency) and full width at half maximum (or relaxation time).
Dissipative Quantum Transport Using One-Particle Time-Dependent (Conditional) Wave Functions
19 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Xavier Oriols
IWCE 2015 presentation. an effective single-particle schrodinger equation to include dissipation into quantum devices is presented. this effective equation is fully understood in the context of bohmian mechanics, a theory of particles and waves, where it is possible to define unambiguously...
Bismide Semiconductors: Revolutionising Telecom Lasers
19 Oct 2015 | Papers | Contributor(s): Muhammad Usman, Christopher A Broderick, Eoin P O\'reilly
Today’s telecomm lasers are plagued with Auger-related losses, which significantly reduce their efficiency and make device cooling essential. We are proposing a radical change in the laser technology by developing a new class of materials, bismide semiconductors. These novel nanomaterials...
Photovoltaics QCRF-FDTD Simulator
15 Oct 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jacob R Duritsch, Haejun Chung, Peter Bermel
Simulates optical and electrical behaviors of photovoltaic cells using a FDTD simulation method and QCRF material modeling.
[Illinois] Biophysics 401 Lecture 8: Sequencing DNA
15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul R Selvin
IWCE 2015: International Workshop on Computational Electronics
15 Oct 2015 | Workshops
The International Workshop on Computational Electronics covers all aspects of advanced simulation of electronic transport and optoelectronic processes in semiconductors and semiconductor devices based on both inorganic and organic materials.
Quantum Control of Light and Matter International Workshop
14 Oct 2015 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev, Chris H Greene
This kickoff workshop brings together world-class experts specializing in diverse areas such as Quantum Information & Computing, Quantum Nanophotonics & Metamaterials, as well as Quantum aspects of Atomic and Molecular Optics and Atom-like Solid State Systems.
NEMO5: Why must we treat topological insulator nanowires atomically?
15 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Fan Chen, Michael J. Manfra, Gerhard Klimeck, Tillmann Christoph Kubis
IWCE 2015 presentation. Abstract and more information to be added at a later date.
Multiscale Modeling of Graphene-Metal Contacts
01 Feb 2016 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): T. Cusati, Gianluca Fiori, A. Fortunelli, Giuseppe Iannaccone
IWCE 2015 presentation. The quality of contacts between metals and two- dimensional materials is a critical aspect for the performance of transistors based on two-dimensional materials. In this talk we focus on an approach to multiscale modeling of graphene- metal contacts, considering both...
Density Functional Tight Binding (DFTB) Modeling in the Context of Ultra-Thin Silicon-on-Insulator MOSFETs
10 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stanislav Markov
IWCE 2015 presentation. We investigate the applicability of density functional tight binding (DFTB) theory , coupled to non-equilibrium Green functions (NEGF), for atomistic simulations of ultra-scaled electron devices, using the DFTB+ code . In the context of ultra-thin...
[Illinois] NanoBio Node Seminar Series
05 Oct 2015 | Series | Contributor(s): Doug Densmore, Mikhail A. Kats
[Illinois] Ultra-thin Plasmonic Metasurfaces
05 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mikhail A. Kats
Most optical components can be grouped under the umbrella of "bulk optics"; i.e. they generally have a non-negligible thickness compared to the wavelength of light. This is the case for prisms, lenses, etc., all of which must be of sufficient thickness such that light accumulates a...
[Illinois] make biology: Bio-Design Automation In Synthetic Biology
05 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Doug Densmore
The creation of complex systems whether electronic, mechanic, chemical, or biological can prove incredibly challenging. In this talk, I will outline my vision for "Bio-Design Automation" for synthetic biology. Specifically, I will highlight my research's efforts in the...
ME 581 Homework 2 GE Written Solution
02 Oct 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Bruce Bennett
This is my written work for HW2
ME 581 Homework 2 GE MATLAB Script
02 Oct 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Bruce Bennett
Here is my Matlab Code for HW2
Nanometer-Scale III-V Electronics: from Quantum-Well Planar MOSFETs to Vertical Nanowire MOSFETs
05 Oct 2015 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Juses A. del Alamo
This talk will review recent progress as well as challenges confronting III-V electronics for future logic applications with emphasis on the presenter’s research activities at MIT.
Device Options and Trade-offs for 5 nm CMOS Technology Seminar Series
05 Oct 2015 | Series | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Today's CMOS technology is so-called 14-nm technology. 10 nm technology development is well underway, and 7 nm has begun. It will soon be time to select a technology for the 5 nm node. To help understand the device options, what each on promises, what the challenges and trade-offs are,...