
ECE 656 Lecture 9: Thermoelectric Effects  Charge Flow
23 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
Introduction
Charge transport in a temperature gradient
Mathematical formulation
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/12126

ECE 656 Lecture 6: NearEquilibrium Transport in the Bulk
20 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
http://nanohub.org/resources/12083

ECE 656 Lecture 5: Modes and Transmission
16 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
Modes
Transmission
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/12082

ECE 656 Lecture 7: Resistance  Ballistic to Diffusive
16 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
Review
2D ballistic resistors
2D diffusive resistors
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/12084

Optimum Morphology and Performance Gains of Organic Solar Cells
09 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Biswajit ray, Muhammad Alam
Morphology of light absorbing layer is known to dictate the power conversion efficiency of organic photovoltaic (OPV) cell. The innovation of bulk heterojunction (BHJ) led to significant...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11904

ECE 656 Lecture 4: General Model for Transport
07 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
The model
Nearequilibrium transport
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/11933

ECE 656 Lecture 3: Density of States
07 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
Density of states
Example: graphene
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/11932

ECE 656 Lecture 2: Sums in kSpace/Integrals in Energy Space
07 Sep 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline:
Density of states in kspace
Example
Working in energy space
Discussion
Summary
http://nanohub.org/resources/11931

Solar Cells Lecture 4: What is Different about ThinFilm Solar Cells?
29 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Thin film solar cells promise acceptable efficiency at low cost. This
tutorial examines the device physics of thinfilm solar cells, which
generally require a different type of analysis...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11949

Solar Cells Lecture 5: Organic Photovoltaics
29 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Organic solar cells make use of lowcost organic polymers for
photovoltaics. Although these solar cells may appear to be quite
different from solar cells made with conventional,...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11950

Spin Transport and Topological Insulators I
29 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
A major development of the last two decades, the physical and
conceptual integration of what used to be two distinct unrelated
fields, namely spintronics and magnetics.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11898

ECE 656 Lecture 1: Introduction to Carrier Transport
26 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
http://nanohub.org/resources/11928

Spin Transport and Topological Insulators II
19 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
A major development of the last two decades, the physical and
conceptual integration of what used to be two distinct unrelated
fields, namely spintronics and magnetics.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11899

Lecture 10: Case studyNearequilibrium Transport in Graphene
19 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Nearequilibrium transport in graphene as an example of how to apply the concepts in lectures 18.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11873

Solar Cells Lecture 1: Introduction to Photovoltaics
19 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
An introduction to solar cells covering the basics of PN junctions,
optical absorption, and IV characteristics. Key technology options and economic considers are briefly presented.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11875

Solar Cells Lecture 2: Physics of Crystalline Solar Cells
19 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Solar cell performance is determined by generation and recombination of electronhole pairs. This tutorial focussing on recombination losses in crystalline silicon solar cells under...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11890

Lecture 7: The Boltzmann Transport Equation
17 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Semiclassical carrier transport is traditionally described by the
Boltzmann Transport Equation (BTE). In this lecture, we present the
BTE, show how it is solved, and relate it to the Landauer...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11861

Lecture 9: Introduction to Phonon Transport
17 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
This lecture is an introduction to phonon transport. Key similarities and differences between electron and phonon transport are discussed.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11869

How to Make High Quality Plots in MATLAB
17 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mehdi Salmani Jelodar
This presentation is a tutorial for plotting higher quality figures by Matlab. Basic elements of plots are introduced and the way to manipulate these elements by coding is explained. Tow methods...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11782

Lecture 5: Thermoelectric Effects  Mathematics
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Beginning with the general model for transport, we mathematically derive
expressions for the four thermoelectric transport coefficients:
(i) Electrical conductivity,
(ii) Seebeck coefficient...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11851