Tags: nanophotonics

Description

When optical components are reduced to the nanoscale, they exhibit interesting properties that can be harnessed to create new devices. For example, imagine a block of material with thin layers of alternating materials. This creates a periodic arrangement of alternating dielectric constants, forming a "photonic crystal" that is analogous to the electronic crystals used in semiconductor devices. Photonic crystals, along with quantum dots and other devices patterned at the nanoscale, may form the basis for sensors and switches used in computers and telecommunications. More information on Nanophotonics can be found here.

Tools (1-20 of 43)

  1. Radiative Cooling Experiment

    02 Aug 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Yu-wen Lin, Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel

    Simulate a passive radiative cooling solution implementation in an experimental setup.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/radcool

  2. NanoCraft-FIBstream: Focused Ion Beam Stream File Generator

    06 Feb 2017 | Tools | Contributor(s): Ran Cui, Mikhail Shalaginov, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Generate a stream file for milling nanostructures (e.g. rectangular and circular nanohole arrays, v-groove slots ) by using focused ion beam (e.g. FEI Nova 200).

    http://nanohub.org/resources/fibstream

  3. Cu in CdTe Lab (2D Version)

    12 Jul 2016 | Tools | Contributor(s): Abdul Rawoof Shaik, Dragica Vasileska, Da Guo, Richard Akis

    2D diffusion-reaction simulator of Cu migration in polycrystaline CdTe solar cells with Grain Boundaries

    http://nanohub.org/resources/predicts2d

  4. Generalized Nonlocal Optical Response

    09 Jun 2016 | Tools | Contributor(s): Dhabih Chulhai, Lasse Jensen

    Simulate fields of dimers using a nonlocal model

    http://nanohub.org/resources/gnor

  5. SERS Simulator

    25 May 2016 | Tools | Contributor(s): Dhabih Chulhai, Lasse Jensen

    Simulate surface-enhanced Raman spectra from polarizabilities and fields and gradients

    http://nanohub.org/resources/dsers

  6. Shape Generator for DDSCAT

    29 Mar 2016 | Tools | Contributor(s): Manoj Seeram, Gregory T. Forcherio, donald keith roper

    This Matlab Graphical User Interface walks users through creating custom 3D shapes. It then generates the target and parameter files that are required to simulate the created shapes in the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/ddscatshapegene

  7. Photovoltaics QCRF-FDTD Simulator

    20 Nov 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jacob R Duritsch, Haejun Chung, Peter Bermel

    Simulates optical and electrical behaviors of photovoltaic cells using a FDTD simulation method and QCRF material modeling.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/qcrf4photo

  8. Thermophotovoltaic Experiment

    29 Sep 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Evan L Schlenker, Zhou Zhiguang, Peter Bermel, Haejun Chung (editor), Haejun Chung (editor)

    Simulates thermophotovoltaic system, accounting for thermal losses.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/tpvexpt

  9. PhotonicVASEfit: VASE fitting tool

    26 May 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Ludmila Prokopeva, You-Chia Chang, Alexander V. Kildishev (editor)

    Retrieves optical constants of a material by fitting it to VASE (Variable Angle Spectroscopic Ellipsometry) data

    http://nanohub.org/resources/photonicvasefit

  10. Generation Model with Coupled Mode Theory

    13 Mar 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): yujie guo, Peter Bermel, Roman Shugayev

    Models generation of an optical comb in a multiple-resonance cavity coupled to a single waveguide, using coupled mode theory to represent linear and nonlinear dynamics

    http://nanohub.org/resources/cmtcomb3

  11. Optical Properties of Single Coaxial Nanowires

    16 Jan 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Sarath Ramadurgam, Tzu-ging Lin, Katherine Elizabeth Hansen, Chen Yang

    Computes various optical properties of a single nanowire with up to 2 shell layers using Mie-formalism

    http://nanohub.org/resources/nwabsorption

  12. PhotonicsPOS: Particle on Substrate

    12 Jan 2015 | Tools | Contributor(s): Rohith Chandrasekar, Urcan Guler, Ludmila Prokopeva, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Scattering solutions for a core-shell spherical particle on a planar lamellar substrate

    http://nanohub.org/resources/photonicspos

  13. Modeling of Optical Multilayers for Both Spectra and Admittance Loci

    03 Nov 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Joel che pipichang3@hotmail.com, kuo-ping chen

    simulate spectra and admittance loci of multilayer structures

    http://nanohub.org/resources/mlspad

  14. Thermophotonic Selective Emitter Simulation

    03 Oct 2014 | Tools | Contributor(s): Anubha Mathur, Enas Sakr, Peter Bermel, Namrata Vivek Raghavan

    Simulate Thermophotovoltaics With Rare Earth-Based Selective Emitters

    http://nanohub.org/resources/tpxsim

  15. TPV efficiency simulation

    12 Nov 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Qingshuang Chen, Peter Bermel, Roman Shugayev, Masayoshi Sumino, Zhou Zhiguang, Omar R Yehia, Evan L Schlenker

    Simulate the efficiency of a thermophotovoltaic system

    http://nanohub.org/resources/tpvtest

  16. MEEPPV

    29 Aug 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Xin Tze (Joyce) Tee, Haejun Chung, Peter Bermel

    Finite-difference Time-Domain Simulations for photovoltaic cells

    http://nanohub.org/resources/meeppv

  17. DDSCAT Convert: A Target Generation Tool

    24 Jul 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): John Feser, AbderRahman N Sobh

    Convert .obj files to DDSCAT shape files

    http://nanohub.org/resources/ddaconvert

  18. Perfect Absorber Metamaterial simulator

    11 Jun 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): sainath gupta, Bala Krishna Juluri

    perfect absorber matametrial

    http://nanohub.org/resources/perfectabsorber

  19. S4: Stanford Stratified Structure Solver

    03 Apr 2013 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jiarui Kang, Xufeng Wang, Peter Bermel, Chang Liu

    S4 is a frequency domain code to solve layered periodic structures. Internally, it uses Rigorous Coupled Wave Analysis (RCWA; also called the Fourier Modal Method (FMM)) and the S-matrix algorithm.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/s4sim

  20. PhotonicsGAIN-0D

    12 Nov 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): Jieran Fang, Ludmila Prokopeva, Jan Trieschmann, Nikita Arnold, Alexander V. Kildishev

    Time-domain numerical simulation of the local response of a generic four-level gain system to its excitation with a pump-probe pulse sequence.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/testgain0d