Tags: material properties

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  1. Lecture 8: Static Properties

    05 Jan 2010 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Ashlie Martini

    Topics: Thermodynamic properties Entropic properties Static structure

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8123

  2. Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 18: Enabling tools for Characterization of Nanoscale Materials

    17 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Fang, Omar N Sobh

    Enabling tools for nanoscale materials Topics: Vapor - Liquid - Solid Nanowire Growth Anodizing Alumina as Template Sensing with Nanowires Imagning with Energy Beams Scanning...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7843

  3. Band Structure Lab Demonstration: Bulk Strain

    12 Jun 2009 | Animations | Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck

    This video shows an electronic structure calculation of bulk Si using Band Structure Lab. Several powerful features of this tool are demonstrated.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6815

  4. ABINIT: First-Time User Guide

    09 Jun 2009 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Benjamin P Haley

    This first-time user guide provides an introduction to using ABINIT on nanoHUB. We include a very brief summary of Density Functional Theory along with a tour of the Rappture interface. We...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6874

  5. Nanotribology, Nanomechanics and Materials Characterization Studies

    08 Jun 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Bharat Bhushan

    Fundamental nanotribological studies provide insight to molecular origins of interfacial phenomena including adhesion, friction, wear and lubrication. Friction and wear of lightly loaded...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6573

  6. Illinois CEE 595 - Structural Engineering Seminar Series Lecture 1

    07 Jun 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paramita Mondal

    This is the first lecture from the Fall 2008 Structural Engineering Seminar Series (CEE 595). The presenter is Assistant Professor Paramita Mondal. In this lecture, she discusses her work in the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6868

  7. NCN Nanomaterials: Tutorials

    02 Jun 2009 | Series

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6806

  8. NCN Nanomaterials: Research Seminars

    02 Jun 2009 | Series

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6808

  9. NCN Nanomaterials: Simulation Tools for Education

    02 Jun 2009 | Series

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6809

  10. NCN Nanomaterials: Simulation Tools for Research

    02 Jun 2009 | Series

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6810

  11. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 13: Brownian Dynamics

    08 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Brownian Dynamics Let’s explore the connection between Brownian motion and Metropolis Monte Carlo. Why? Connection with smart MC Introduce the idea of kinetic Monte Carlo Get rid of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6635

  12. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 12: Random Walks

    30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Random Walks Today we will discuss Markov chains (random walks), detailed balance and transition rules. These methods were introduced by Metropolis et al. in 1953 who applied it to a...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6544

  13. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 11: Importance Sampling

    20 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Importance sampling Today We will talk about the third option: Importance sampling and correlated sampling Content: Importance Sampling Finding Optimal p*(x) for Sampling Example of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6488

  14. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 10: Sampling

    20 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley, Omar N Sobh

    Fundamentals of Monte Carlo What is Monte Carlo? Named at Los Alamos in 1940’s after the casino. Any method which uses (pseudo)random numbers> as an essential part of the algorithm. ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6507

  15. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 8: Temperature and Pressure Controls

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Temperature and Pressure Controls Content: Constant Temperature MD Quench method Brownian dynamics/Anderson thermostat Nose-Hoover thermostat (FS 6.1.2) Nose-Hoover thermodynamics ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6420

  16. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 6: Scalar Properties and Static Correlations

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Scalar Properties, Static Correlations and Order Parameters What do we get out of a simulation? Static properties: pressure, specific heat, etc. Density Pair correlations in real space...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6411

  17. Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 3.3 - Hot Chips: Electrons and Phonons

    02 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop

    Electrons and Phonons Topics: Energy Stored in These Vibrations The Einstein Model Einstein Low-T and High-T Behavior The Debye Model Peter Debye (1884-1966) Website Reminder The...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6407

  18. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 7: Dynamical Correlations & Transport Coefficients

    02 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Dynamical correlations and transport coefficients Dynamics is why we do molecular dynamics! Perturbation theory Linear-response theory Diffusion constants, velocity-velocity auto...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6409

  19. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 5: Interatomic Potentials

    18 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Interatomic Potentials Before we can start a simulation, we need the model! Interaction between atoms and molecules is determined by quantum mechanics But we don’t know...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6294

  20. Illinois ECE 598EP Lecture 3.2 - Hot Chips: Electrons and Phonons

    18 Feb 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Omar N Sobh

    Electrons and Phonons

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6292