
Introduction to Computational Modeling  Schrödinger Equation, Density Functional Theory (DFT), KohnSham Method, DFT Code SIESTA
16 Jun 2016  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Lan Li
This instructional video is part 1 in a two part series. It provides an
introduction to computational modeling, including motivation for studying
this topic. The Schrödinger...
http://nanohub.org/resources/24474

Introduction to Computational Modeling  Input Parameters for SIESTA Simulation
16 Jun 2016  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Lan Li
This instructional video is part 2 in a two part series. It explains how to set up input parameters for the SIESTA simulation tool.
http://nanohub.org/resources/24476

DFT Material Properties Simulator
10 Aug 2015  Tools  Contributor(s): Usama Kamran, David M Guzman, Alejandro Strachan
Compute electronic and mechanical properties of materials from DFT calculations with 1Click
http://nanohub.org/resources/dftmatprop

MSE 498 Lesson 6: DFT
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/22061

MSE 498 Lesson 7: DFT
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/22063

MSE 498 Lesson 8: DFT
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/22065

MSE 498 Lesson 9: DFT
17 Mar 2015  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Ferguson
This new course will give students handson experience with popular computational materials science and engineering software through a series of projects in: electronic structure calculation...
http://nanohub.org/resources/22067

IMA 2013 UQ: DFTbased Thermal Properties: Three Levels of Error Management
02 Apr 2014  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kurt Lejaeghere
It is often computationally expensive to predict finitetemperature properties of a crystal from densityfunctional theory (DFT). The temperaturedependent thermal expansion coefficient α, for...
http://nanohub.org/resources/20311

ECE 595E Lecture 24: Electronic Bandstructure Simulation Tools
19 Mar 2013  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Peter Bermel
Outline:
Electronic bandstructure lab
Basic Principles
Input Interface
Exemplary Outputs
Density functional theory (DFT)
DFT in Quantum ESPRESSO
http://nanohub.org/resources/17307

Optical Absorption in B13 Cluster: A Timedependent Density Functional Approach
19 Feb 2013  Papers  Contributor(s): Ravindra L Shinde, Meenakshi Tayade
The linear optical absorption spectra of three isomers of planar boron cluster B13 are calculated using time dependent spinpolarized density functional approach. The geometries of these cluster...
http://nanohub.org/resources/16903

[Illinois] CSE Seminar Series: Advances in Firstprinciples Computational Materials Science
20 Nov 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Elif Ertekin
Title: Advances in firstprinciples 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

Tight Binding Parameters by DFT mapping
12 Sep 2012  Presentation Materials  Contributor(s): Yaohua Tan, Michael Povolotskyi, Tillmann Christoph Kubis, Yu He, Zhengping Jiang, Timothy Boykin, Gerhard Klimeck
The Empirical Tight Binding(ETB) method is widely used in atomistic device simulations. The reliability of such simulations depends very strongly on the choice of basis sets and the ETB...
http://nanohub.org/resources/15173

Computational Investigation of Point Defect Formation and Migration in Nuclear Fuels
08 Mar 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Susan Sinnott
The stabilities of selected fission products are investigated as a function of stoichiometry in uranium oxide. The approach is density functional theory (DFT) that is used to calculate the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13094

Density Functional Theory: A great physics success story
01 Mar 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kieron Burke
Density functional theory began with the work of Thomas and Fermi, at about the same time as Schroedinger wrote his famous equation. I will explain in general terms what density functional...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13253

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 manybody Schrodinger equation in Hartree Fock and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11917

Additional Tutorials on Selected Topics in Nanotechnology
29 Mar 2011  Workshops  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Umesh V. Waghmare, Timothy S Fisher, N. S. Vidhyadhiraja
Select tutorials in nanotechnology, a part of the
2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11041

Berkeley GW
31 Jan 2011  Tools  Contributor(s): Alexander S McLeod, Peter Doak, Sahar Sharifzadeh, Jeffrey B. Neaton
This is an educational tool that illustrates the calculation of the electronic structure of materials using manybody perturbation theory within the GW approximation
http://nanohub.org/resources/berkeleygw

2010 NCN@Purdue Summer School: Electronics from the Bottom Up
18 Jan 2011  Workshops
Electronics from the Bottom Up seeks to bring a new perspective to electronic devices – one that is designed to help realize the opportunities that nanotechnology presents.
http://nanohub.org/resources/8878

Tutorial 3: Materials Simulation by FirstPrinciples Density Functional Theory
14 Sep 2010  Courses  Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare
This twopart lecture will provide an introduction to firstprinciples density functional theory based methods for simulation of materials, with a focus on determination of interatomic force...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9716

Tutorial 3b: Materials Simulation by FirstPrinciples 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