
Thermal Microsystems for OnChip Thermal Engineering
04 Apr 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Suresh V. Garimella
Electrothermal codesign at the micro and nanoscales is critical for
achieving desired performance and reliability in microelectronic circuits.
Emerging thermal microsystems technologies...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1182

Molecular Transport Structures: Elastic Scattering, Vibronic Effects and Beyond
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner, Abraham Nitzan, Misha Galperin
Current experimental efforts are clarifying quite beautifully the nature of charge transport in socalled molecular junctions, in which a single molecule provides the channel for current flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1018

A Primer on Semiconductor Device Simulation
23 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Computer simulation is now an essential tool for the research and development of semiconductor processes and devices, but to use a simulation
tool intelligently, one must know what's "under the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/980

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETPart II: PDE Systems
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
Part II uses examples to
illustrate how to build userdefined PDE systems in PROPHET.
http://nanohub.org/resources/975

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHETPart I: Basics
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
Part I covers the basics of PROPHET,
including the setup of simulation structures and parameters based on
predefined PDE systems.
http://nanohub.org/resources/974

NanoScale Device Simulations Using PROPHET
22 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Yang Liu, Robert Dutton
These two lectures are aimed to give a practical guide to the use of a
general device simulator
(PROPHET) available on nanoHUB. PROPHET
is a partial differential equation (PDE) solver that...
http://nanohub.org/resources/973

Hierarchical Physical Models for Analysis of Electrostatic Nanoelectromechanical Systems (NEMS)
05 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Narayan Aluru
This talk will introduce hierarchical physical models and efficient
computational techniques for coupled analysis of electrical,
mechanical and van der Waals energy domains encountered in...
http://nanohub.org/resources/850

Quantum Corrections for Monte Carlo Simulation
05 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli
Size quantization is an important effect in modern scaled devices. Due to the cost and limitations of available full quantum approaches, it is appealing to extend semiclassical simulators by...
http://nanohub.org/resources/847

VolQD: Graphics Hardware Accelerated Interactive Visual Analytics of Multimillion Atom Nanoelectronics Simulations
21 Dec 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Wei Qiao
In this work we present a hardwareaccelerated direct volume rendering
system for visualizing multivariate wave functions in semiconducting
quantum dot (QD) simulations. The simulation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/789

First Principlesbased Atomistic and Mesoscale Modeling of Materials
16 Nov 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Alejandro Strachan
This tutorial will describe some of the most powerful and widely used techniques for materials modeling including i) first principles quantum mechanics (QM), ii) largescale molecular dynamics...
http://nanohub.org/resources/434

Bandstructure in Nanoelectronics
01 Nov 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation will highlight, for nanoelectronic device examples, how the effective mass approximation breaks down and why the quantum mechanical nature of the atomically resolved material...
http://nanohub.org/resources/381

Modeling and Simulation of SubMicron Thermal Transport
27 Sep 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Jayathi Murthy
In recent years, there has been increasing interest in understanding thermal phenomena at the submicron scale. Applications include the thermal performance of microelectronic devices,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/192

Parallel Computing for Realistic Nanoelectronic Simulations
26 Sep 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Typical modeling and simulation efforts directed towards the understanding of electron transport at the nanometer scale utilize single workstations as computational engines. Growing understanding...
http://nanohub.org/resources/191

Quantum Dots
26 Sep 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Quantum Dots are manmade artificial atoms that confine electrons to a small space. As such, they have atomiclike behavior and enable the study of quantum mechanical effects on a length scale...
http://nanohub.org/resources/189

2004 Computational Materials Science Summer School
29 Aug 2005  Workshops
This short course will explore a range of computational approaches relevant for nanotechnology.
http://nanohub.org/resources/406

Review of Several Quantum Solvers and Applications
29 Aug 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli
Review of Several Quantum Solvers and Applications
http://nanohub.org/resources/413

Computational Methods for NEMS
20 Aug 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Narayan Aluru
Computational Methods for NEMS
http://nanohub.org/resources/407

Numerical Aspects of NEGF: The Recursive Green Function Algorithm
20 Aug 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Numerical Aspects of NEGF: The Recursive Green Function Algorithm
http://nanohub.org/resources/165

Scientific Software Development
11 Aug 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Clemens Heitzinger
The development of efficient scientific simulation codes poses a wide range of problems. How can we reduce the time spent in developing and debugging codes while still arriving at efficient...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1041

HPC and Visualization for multimillion atom simulations
20 Jun 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation gives an overview of the HPC and visulaization efforts involving multimillion atom simulations for the June 2005 NSF site visit to the Network for Computational Nanotechnology.
http://nanohub.org/resources/187