
In Search of a Better MEMSSwitch: An Elementary theory of how nanostructured dielectrics may soften landing, increase travel range, and decrease energy dissipation
06 Jun 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Alam
In this talk, I will discuss an elementary theory of the role of nanostructured electrodes in addressing some of the challenges from a fundamentally different perspective. The goal is to start a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13899

NEMO5 Tutorials
05 Jun 2012  Downloads  Contributor(s): James Fonseca
Crystal Orientations
Visualization
Transports
Uploaded June 5, 2012
http://nanohub.org/resources/14173

NEMO5 Tutorials
05 Jun 2012  Downloads  Contributor(s): James Fonseca
Crystal Orientations
Visualization
Transports
Uploaded June 5, 2012
http://nanohub.org/resources/14175

Ohms Law
24 Apr 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Robert Benjamin Post, Stella Quinones
Calculate and observe the relationship between current, voltage, resistance, and power.
http://nanohub.org/resources/ohmslaw

Minority Carrier Diffusion Equation (MCDE) Tool
26 Apr 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Ivan Santos, Stella Quinones
Apply the Minority Carrier Diffusion Equation (MCDE) to model excess carrier concentration as a function of time or distance.
http://nanohub.org/resources/mcde

Illinois Nano EP Seminar Series Fall 2011: Current Status of Coherent LargeScale InP Photonic Integrated Circuits
02 May 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Frederick A. Kish, Jr.
The current stateoftheart for largescale lnP photonic integrated circuits (PICs) is reviewed with a focus on the devices and technologies that are driving the commercial scaling of these...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13887

Semiconductor Doping
11 Apr 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Ivan Santos, Stella Quinones
Understand NType and PType Semiconductor Doping.
http://nanohub.org/resources/semidop

Impedance Adder
28 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Emmanuel Jose Ochoa, Stella Quinones
Understand how to calculate the equivalent impedance of circuit elements combined in parallel and/or series, and understand equivalent impedance calculations in rectangular and polar form.
http://nanohub.org/resources/impadder

Series and Parallel
17 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Emmanuel Jose Ochoa, Stella Quinones
Examine the resistance, R, inductance, L, or capacitance, C, of multiple elements in series or in parallel.
http://nanohub.org/resources/sandp

DeltaWye
17 Apr 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Robert Benjamin Post, Stella Quinones
Convert from Delta to Wye configuration for resistances, and vice versa.
http://nanohub.org/resources/deltawye

Phasor
28 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Stella Quinones, Robert Benjamin Post
Visualize and understand the complex numbers represented in both rectangular and polar coordinates.
http://nanohub.org/resources/phasor

Multimeter
10 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Emmanuel Jose Ochoa, Stella Quinones
Understand the correct procedure for measuring voltage (V) and current (I), and observe the dependence between the interchange of the leads and the sign of the numerical reading.
http://nanohub.org/resources/multimeter

Circuit Elements
17 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Emmanuel Jose Ochoa, Stella Quinones
Understand the dependence of resistance, R, inductance, L, and capacitance, C, on physical dimensions and material properties.
http://nanohub.org/resources/circuitelements

Resistor Color Code
10 Feb 2012  Tools  Contributor(s): Robert Benjamin Post, Stella Quinones
Apply the color code to determine the resistance value of a resistor or input a resistance value and determine the color code of the resistor.
http://nanohub.org/resources/resistorcode

Neutron Induced Fission Betavoltaic Battery
11 Apr 2012  Papers  Contributor(s): Marvin Tan
A betavoltaic battery having layers of fissile radioisotopes 8, moderating material 7, betadecaying radioisotopes 6, and semiconductor diode 4 & 5 adjacently stacked one above another, is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13784

Theory of Heat Conduction for Two Region Problems Using Green's Functions
03 Apr 2012  Papers  Contributor(s): Donald E. Amos
This paper derives equations which describe transient temperature distributions in adjacent regions which share a common boundary. These regions consist of materials with distinct, constant...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13671

MOSFET Design Calculations  Step 3
01 Apr 2012  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Jose Valdez
A series of homework assignments were created to introduce senior level undergraduate Electrical and Computer Engineering students to the design of MOSFETs by combining calculations of MOSFET...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13675

MOSFET Design Calculations  Step 3 (Instructor Copy)
01 Apr 2012  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Jose Valdez
A series of homework assignments were created to introduce senior level undergraduate Electrical and Computer Engineering students to the design of MOSFETs by combining calculations of MOSFET...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13677

Quantum Dot based Photonic Devices
01 Apr 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad Usman
Deployment of nanometersized semiconductor quantum dots (QDs) in the active region of
photonic devices such as lasers, semiconductor optical amplifiers (SOA's), photodetectors etc.
for the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13532

Negative Bias Temperature Instability (NBTI) in pMOSFETs: The Impact of Gate Insulator Processes (Part 2 of 3)
28 Mar 2012  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Souvik Mahapatra
This presentation is part 2 on Negative Bias Temperature Instability (NBTI), observed in p channel MOSFET devices. Though NBTI has been discovered more than 40 years ago, in the last 10 years it...
http://nanohub.org/resources/13611