
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

On the Reliability of MicroElectronic Devices: An Introductory Lecture on Negative Bias Temperature Instability
03 Oct 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
In 1930s Bell Labs scientists chose to focus on Siand Ge, rather than better known semiconductors like Ag2S and Cu2S, mostly because of their reliable performance. Their choice was rewarded with...
http://nanohub.org/resources/193

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

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

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

Multiscale Modeling of the Mechanical Behavior of PolymerBased Nanocomposites
26 Aug 2004  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Catalin Picu
Polymers filled with nanoscale fillers (carbon nanotubes or nanoparticles) exhibit enhanced properties compared with the neat polymer and with the polymer filled with micronsized fillers at same...
http://nanohub.org/resources/158

Quantum Electromechanical Systems: Are we there yet?
12 Apr 2004  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Andrew Cleland
Electrons moving in a conductor can transfer momentum to the lattice via collisions with impurities and boundaries, giving rise to a fluctuating mechanical stress tensor. Driving electrons out of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/151