Resources: All

Find a resource
  1. Stanford Stratified Structure Solver (S4) Simulation tool

    25 Mar 2014 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Chang Liu, Ogaga Daniel Odele, Xufeng Wang, Peter Bermel

  2. Using nanoHUB to Introduce Elementary and Middle School Students to Models and Simulations

    25 Mar 2014 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens

    This is a combination hands-on and simulation activity that will teach middle school students about the function and importance of modeling and simulations in science and engineering while learning about three important carbon nanostructures: graphene, bucky balls, and carbon nanotubes. The...

  3. LASERS: Basic Principles and Applications

    25 Mar 2014 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Alessia Polemi

    This is a lecture prepared within the course Electronic Materials (Junior level). It provides an explanation of the lasers basic principles and an overview of possible applications

  4. Green's Function for Heat Conduction in a Hollow Cylinder R55 with Type 5 Boundary Conditions

    25 Mar 2014 | Papers | Contributor(s): Donald E. Amos

    Abstract The Green's function is the principal tool in construction of the general solution to the classical heat conduction problem. The solution is presented in terms of the internal heat generation, initial temperature and integrals which reflect the physical influence of the boundary. In...

  5. Local Anodic Oxidation

    25 Mar 2014 | Animations | Contributor(s): Sitaram R Natekar

    Video describing a typical Local Anodic Oxidation process and some data trends showing how certain parameters influence oxide height on a specimen of Gallium Arsenide

  6. Evolution of Microstructure and Magnetic Properties in CoCr Thin Films

    25 Mar 2014 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Brian Demczyk, J. O. Artman

    This presentation describes the structural and magnetic properties, including domain structures, in magnetron-sputtered Co-25% Cr thin films.

  7. Fundamentals of Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Materials - Part 2

    17 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Susan Trolier-McKinstry

    This presentation is an introduction to materials of interest for piezoelectric and ferroelectric applications. The lecture begins with basic definitions of pyroelectricity, piezoelectricity, and ferroelectricity, and the link between these and the symmetry shown by the material is explained....

  8. Graphene, Graphene Mimics, and Their Unusual Properties

    11 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): C.N.R. Rao

  9. A Quick Circuit Simulation Primer

    25 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Aadithya V Karthik

    Those who write compact models for use in circuit simulation need a basic understanding of what goes on inside a circuit simulator. This presentation is a short introduction for beginners. It briefly covers how circuit equations (so-called Differential Algebraic Equations, DAEs) are built up and...

  10. Xyce: An Open Source SPICE Engine

    25 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Keiter

    This presentation is an overview of Xyce, an open source, SPICE-compatible, high-performance analog circuit simulator, capable of solving extremely large circuit problems by supporting large-scale parallel computing platforms (https://xyce.sandia.gov). It also supports serial execution on all...

  11. ME 517 Lecture 13: Electrostatics I

    15 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Steve Wereley

  12. IMA 2013 UQ: Bayesian Approaches for Spatial- Stochastic Basis Selection: Applications to Fuel Cell Predictive Modeling

    28 May 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Guang Lin

    In this talk, two fully Bayesian methods (Bayesian uncertainty method and Bayesian mixture procedure) will be introduced that can evaluate generalized Polynomial Chaos (gPC) expansions in both stochastic and spatial domains when the number of the available basis functions is significantly larger...

  13. Writing Your First Verilog-A Compact Model

    13 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Geoffrey Coram

    This talk is directed at device engineers and researchers who need a SPICE-compatible compact model. The assumption is that you understand the physics of the device, you have a set of equations that describe the terminal characteristics, but you’ve never written a compact model before. Some...

  14. [Illinois] Synergistic Assembly of All-carbon Nanoscopic p/n Junctions

    13 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vincent C. Tung

    All-carbon based photovoltaics comprised of n-type fullerenes and p-type single walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) are tantalizing candidates for light-harvesting and storage because of the advantageous carrier transport properties and improved mechanical/chemical stability. However, fullerenes...

  15. Green's Function for Heat Conduction in a Slab X55 with Type 5 Boundary Condtions

    10 Mar 2014 | Papers | Contributor(s): Donald E. Amos

    The Green's function is the principal tool in construction of the general solution to the classical heat conduction problem. The solution is presented in terms of the internal heat generation, initial temperature and integrals which reflect the physical influence of the boundary. In the current...

  16. mage:ic:kinetics1 - Diffusion in 1D and 3D

    10 Mar 2014 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Michael L. Falk

    This module guides students through two analyses of diffusion problems using the COMSOL finite element software. Students are then asked to use what they have learned to guide the design of a drug delivery device.Disciplinary Goals: Understand mass transport in 1D and 3D, effects of boundary...

  17. ME 592 Lecture 06: Introduction to Image Analysis

    07 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Steve Wereley

  18. Quantum-Assisted Magnetometry with NV Centers in Diamond

    07 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Chinmay Belthangady

    In my talk I will discuss how NVs can be used to measure magnetic fields with very high sensitivity and spatial resolution using techniques known from NMR and atomic physics. A key factor that limits sensitivity is decoherence caused by interactions between NV spins and other paramagnetic spin...

  19. Sequencing a Genome by a Torrent of Ions: How an Old pH-Meter Got Its Groove Back

    11 Apr 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam

    The ability to read the book of life, written in the genome of an organism, has been one of the most exciting development of our time. The first version of human genome was announced circa 2000 and it took a decade of industrial-scale collaboration and billions of dollars of funding. Today, we...

  20. Interference Lithography: Scalable Fabrication of Periodic Nanostructures

    08 Mar 2014 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Chih-Hao Chang

    Periodic nanostructures have many applications in a broad range of research areas such as photonics, surface wetting, and bio-inspired engineering. Based on the interference of light, interference (or holographic) lithography is a maskless technique that is extremely effective way to pattern...