Tags: 1st principles

Online Presentations (1-9 of 9)

  1. [Illinois] CSE Seminar Series: Advances in First-principles Computational Materials Science

    20 Nov 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Elif Ertekin

    Title: Advances in first-principles computational materials science Subtitle: Things we can calculate now, that we couldn't when I was in grad school. The capability to rationally design new...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/15919

  2. Tutorial 1: Atomistic Material Science - ab initio simulations of materials

    03 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This lecture introduces first principles electronic structure calculations of materials properties. It describes the approximations made to the many-body Schrodinger equation in Hartree Fock and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11917

  3. Tutorial 2: Atomistic Material Science - Molecular Dynamics simulations of materials

    03 Nov 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan

    This lecture introduces the concept of molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of materials focusing on the physics and approximations underlying the simulations and interpretation of their results.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11918

  4. Mesoscopic Simulations of Nitromethane

    22 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jean-Bernard Maillet

    We present recent developments on the dissipative particle model that allow simulating the physico-chemical behavior of a molecular material at the mesoscale level. Several ingredients have been...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12037

  5. Development of the ReaxFF reactive force fields and applications to combustion, catalysis and material failure

    12 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Adri van Duin

    This lecture will describe how the traditional, non-reactive FF-concept can be extended for application including reactive events by introducing bond order/bond distance concepts. Furthermore, it...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11774

  6. OPV: First Principles Studies of the Electronic Structure of Organic Solids and Interfaces

    31 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Sahar Sharifzadeh

    This presentation was part of the "Organic Photovoltaics: Experiment and Theory" workshop at the 2010 Users' Meeting of the Molecular Foundry and the National Center for Electron Microscopy, both...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10488

  7. Tutorial 3b: Materials Simulation by First-Principles Density Functional Theory II

    14 Sep 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare

    This lecture is part of the 2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up. “Electronics from the Bottom Up” is an educational initiative designed to bring a new perspective...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9684

  8. Tutorial 3a: Materials Simulation by First-Principles Density Functional Theory I

    14 Sep 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare

    This lecture provides an introduction to first-principles density functional theory based methods for simulation of materials, with a focus on determination of interatomic force constants and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9683

  9. Ripples and Warping of Graphene: A Theoretical Study

    08 Jun 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare

    We use first-principles density functional theory based analysis to understand formation of ripples in graphene and related 2-D materials. For an infinite graphene, we show that ripples are linked...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9010