
ABINIT: FirstTime User Guide
09 Jun 2009   Contributor(s):: Benjamin P Haley
This firsttime 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...

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...

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.

CNTbands: FirstTime User Guide
15 Jun 2009   Contributor(s):: Xufeng Wang, Youngki Yoon
This is a simple guide designed for firsttime 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

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...

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 highfield transport in bulk silicon.

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...

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.

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.

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...

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 posttest, four (4) informational units (PKs), and two (2)...

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

ME 597 Homework 2: AFM Cantilevers
18 Oct 2010   Contributor(s):: Arvind Raman

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

ME 597 Homework 4: AMAFM Scans and Basics of FMAFM
29 Dec 2010   Contributor(s):: Ron Reifenberger
Problems:Setting the feedback parameters in AMAFM scanningFactors Affecting Contrast in dAFM Topographic and Phase ImagesFMAFMA dAFM “pocket guide”

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...

MSE 405 Homework Assignment 1
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MSE 405 Homework Assignment 4
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