
Metamaterials, Part 3: Cloaking and Transformation Optics
01 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
Part 3/3. Metamaterials are expected to open a gateway to unprecedented electromagnetic properties and functionality unattainable from naturally occurring materials, thus enabling a family of new “metadevices”. In these three lectures, we review this new emerging field and significant progress...

Metamaterials, Part 2: NegativeIndex, Nonlinear Optics and Super/HyperLenses
01 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
Part 2/3. Metamaterials are expected to open a gateway to unprecedented electromagnetic properties and functionality unattainable from naturally occurring materials, thus enabling a family of new “metadevices”. In these three lectures, we review this new emerging field and significant progress...

NCN NEMS: Tutorials
19 Jun 2008  Series
From among the many tutorial lectures available on the nanoHUB, we list a few that convey new approaches to the development of new kinds of nanoelectromechanical systems and devices.

Metamaterials, Part 1: Electrical and Magnetic Metamaterials
01 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
Part 1/3. Metamaterials are expected to open a gateway to unprecedented electromagnetic properties and functionality unattainable from naturally occurring materials, thus enabling a family of new “metadevices”. In these three lectures, we review this new emerging field and significant progress...

Introduction to Coulomb Blockade Lab
31 Mar 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Bhaskaran Muralidharan, Xufeng Wang, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial is based on the Coulomb Blockade Lab available online at Coulomb Blockade Lab. Students are introduced to the concepts of level broadening and charging energies in artificial atoms (single quantum dots) and molecules (coupled quantum dots).A tutorial level introduction to the...

Homework Exercise on Drift & Diffusion in Bulk Semiconductors
30 Mar 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial questions based on Drift Diffusion Lab v1.0 available online at Drift Diffusion Lab. Students are asked to explore the concepts of Drift, Diffusion, Quasi Fermi Levels, and response to light.NCN@Purdue

Homework Exercise on Bipolar Junction Transistors
30 Mar 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Muhammad A. Alam, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial questions are based on the Bipolar Junction Transistor Lab v1.0 available online at Bipolar Junction Transistor Lab. Students are asked to find the emitter efficiency, the base transport factor, current gains, and the Early voltage. Also a qualitative discussion is requested.NCN@Purdue

UV/Vis Spectra simulator
04 Mar 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina
This tool computes molecular electronic spectra.

MSE 640 Lecture 4: Laue Diffraction and the Reciprocal Lattice
05 Mar 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

MSE 640 Transmission Electron Microscopy and Crystalline Imperfections
25 Feb 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

MSE 582 Lecture 11: Overview of HighResolution TEM & Scanning TEM
14 Feb 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

Overview of Computational Nanoscience: a UC Berkeley Course
01 Feb 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin
This course will provide students with the fundamentals of computational problemsolving techniques that are used to understand and predict properties of nanoscale systems. Emphasis will be placed on how to use simulations effectively, intelligently, and cohesively to predict properties that...

MSE 582 Lecture 4: The Instrument, Part 1
28 Jan 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

MSE 582 Lecture 2: Basic Properties of Electrons and Electron Sources
28 Jan 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

Homework Exercise on FermiDirac and MaxwellBoltzmann Distributions
24 Jan 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial questions based on Carrier Statistics Lab v1.0 available online at Carrier Statistics Lab. Students are asked to explore the differences between FermiDirac and MaxwellBoltzmann distributions, compute electron and hole concentrations, study temperature dependences, and study...

Periodic Potential Lab
19 Jan 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Abhijeet Paul, Junzhe Geng, Gerhard Klimeck
Solve the time independent schrodinger eqn. for arbitrary periodic potentials

MSE 582 Lecture 1: Introduction
28 Jan 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach

Introduction: molecular dynamics simulations
09 Jan 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
This short presentation will describe the idea behind MD simulations and demonstrate its use in real applications.

Excellence in Computer Simulation
19 Dec 2007  Workshops  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom, Jeffrey B. Neaton, Jeffrey C Grossman
Computational science is frequently labeled as a third branch of science  equal in standing with theory and experiment, and computational engineering is now an essential component of technology development and manufacturing. The successes of computational science and engineering (CSE) over the...

NCN Nanoelectronics: Courses
28 Nov 2007  Series