
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

Lecture 6: An Introduction to Scattering
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
In this lecture, we show how the meanfreepath (mfp) is related to the
time between scattering events and briefly discuss how the scattering
time is related to underlying physical processes.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11856

Lecture 8: Measurements
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
A brief introduction to commonlyused techniques, such as van der Pauw and Hall effect measurements.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11862

Tutorial 2: Thermal Transport Across Interfaces  Electrons
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Outline:
Thermal boundary resistance
Electronic transport
Real interfaces and measurements
Carbon nanotube interfaces
“Electronics from the Bottom Up” is an educational initiative...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11840

A Physical Model for NonOhmic Shunt Conduction and Metastability in Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells
16 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Sourabh Dongaonkar, Souvik Mahapatra, Karthik Yogendra, Muhammad Alam
In this talk we develop a coherent physics based understanding of the shunt leakage problem in aSi:H cells, and discuss its implications on cell and module level.
Sourabh Dongaonkar is with...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11841

Tutorial 1: Thermal Transport Across Interfaces  Phonons
15 Aug 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Outline:
Lattice vibrations and phonons
The vibrating string
Interfaces between dissimilar strings: acoustic
mismatch
Discrete masses and the vibrational eigenspectrum
General thermal...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11801

Lecture 2: General Model for Transport
28 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Datta's model of a nanodevice is introduced as a general way of describing nanodevices as well, as bulk metals and semiconductors.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11745

Lecture 3: ResistanceBallistic to Diffusive
28 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
The resistance of a ballistic conductor and concepts, such as the quantum
contact resistance, are introduced and discussed. The results are then
generalized to treat transport all the way from...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11746

Lecture 4: Thermoelectric EffectsPhysical Approach
28 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
The effect of temperature gradients on current flow and how electrical currents produce heat currents are discussed.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11747

Application of the nanoHUB tools in the Classroom
28 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
This online presentation describes the application of the nanoHUB tools in the classroom.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11735

Lessons from Nanoelectronics
20 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Everyone is familiar with the amazing performance of a modern laptop,
powered by a billionplus nanotransistors, each having an active
region that is barely a few hundred atoms long. What is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/11700

Lessons from Nanoelectronics (Q&A)
20 Jul 2011  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Q&A session from Lessons from Nanoelectronics.
http://nanohub.org/resources/11702