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  1. ABINIT: First-Time User Guide

    09 Jun 2009 | | 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 discuss the default simulation (what happens if you don't change any inputs, and just hit "simulate") as...

  2. Atomic Picture of Plastic Deformation in Metals: Lab Assignment Handout

    19 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan

    In this lab students will perform online molecular dynamics (MD) simulations of metallic nanowires deformed uniaxially and analyze the results...

  3. Carbon NanoTubes: Structure - Properties - Applications

    19 Mar 2012 | | Contributor(s):: Yuri A Kruglyak

    Presentation slides for seminar given for students of Faculty of Computer Sciences of Odessa State Environmental University, Ukraine by Prof. Yuri Kruglyak on May 22, 2008.

  4. CNTbands: First-Time User Guide

    15 Jun 2009 | | Contributor(s):: Xufeng Wang, Youngki Yoon

    This is a simple guide designed for first-time users of CNTbands. It gives a brief introduction of the tool and a series of tutorials to help users learn the basics of CNTbands.NCN@Purdue

  5. Homework assignment: learning about elastic constants via molecular dynamics simulations

    11 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan, David Ray Johnson

    In this homework assignment students will use molecular dynamics to compute the elastic constants of metals using an embedded atom model to describe atomic interactions. They will deform  a single crystal along different directions and obtain c11, c12 and c44 elastic constants from the...

  6. Homework for Monte Carlo Method: High field transport in Bulk Si

    06 Jan 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam

    This homework assignment is part of ECE 656 "Electronic Transport in Semiconductors" (Purdue University). It contains 10 problems which lead students through the simulation of high-field transport in bulk silicon.

  7. Homework for PN Junctions: Depletion Approximation (ECE 606)

    09 Jan 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Muhammad A. Alam

    This homework assignment is part of ECE 606 "Solid State Devices" (Purdue University). It contains 5 problems which lead students through a comparison of the depletion approximation and an exact solution of PN junction diodes.Students compute the exact solution by using the PN Junction Lab...

  8. Homework for PN Junctions: Depletion Approximation (ECE 305)

    06 Jan 2006 | | Contributor(s):: Mark Lundstrom, David Janes

    This homework assignment is part of ECE 305 "Semiconductor Device Fundamentals" (Purdue University). It contains 7 problems which lead students through a comparison of the depletion approximation and the exact analysis of a PN junction diode.

  9. Illinois ECE 440: Introduction to Crystal Properties Homework

    27 Jan 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Mohamed Mohamed

    This homework Assignment covers basic introduction to Material Properties and Crystal Structures.

  10. Introduction to VEDA: Virtual Environment for Dynamic AFM

    26 Sep 2007 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

    This resource has become outdated and has been retired by agreement with the author. Please see the VEDA tool page and supporting documents for current information regarding the VEDA Tool. This learning module describes the motivation, theory, and features of VEDA- a Virtual Environment for...

  11. Learning Module: Microcantilevers

    09 Feb 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Southwest Center for Microsystems Education (SCME)

    This learning module introduces you to the microcantilever, its applications in micro and nanotechnologies, its use in sensor arrays, and how it works in both static and dynamic modes of operation.  There is a pre and post-test, four (4) informational units (PKs), and two (2)...

  12. ME 597 Homework 1: Quantum Transmission

    18 Oct 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Ron Reifenberger

    Problems:Transmission through a Square BarrierTransmission resonances for an array of square barriersA simple model for the vdW interaction

  13. ME 597 Homework 2: AFM Cantilevers

    18 Oct 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

  14. ME 597 Homework 3:

    29 Dec 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

    Problems:Steady state vibration response far from sampleAttractive and repulsive regimes of oscillationPractical issuesTheory

  15. ME 597 Homework 4: AM-AFM Scans and Basics of FM-AFM

    29 Dec 2010 | | Contributor(s):: Ron Reifenberger

    Problems:Setting the feedback parameters in AM-AFM scanningFactors Affecting Contrast in dAFM Topographic and Phase ImagesFM-AFMA dAFM “pocket guide”

  16. Melting via molecular dynamics simulations

    10 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Alejandro Strachan

    In this assignment you will use MD simulations to study melting in metals using the nanoMATERIALS simulation tool in nanoHUB. You will build a supercell and heat it up to study its melting. You can visualize the atomic configuration as the temperature is increased and after melting. From the...

  17. MSE 405 Homework Assignment 1

    29 Jan 2011 |

  18. MSE 405 Homework Assignment 2

    29 Jan 2011 |

  19. MSE 405 Homework Assignment 3

    29 Jan 2011 |

  20. MSE 405 Homework Assignment 4

    29 Jan 2011 |