
MCW07 Modeling Chargingbased Switching in Molecular Transport Junctions
05 Sep 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Sina Yeganeh, Misha Galperin, Mark A. Ratner
We will discuss several proposed explanations for the switching and negative differential resistance behavior seen in some molecular junctions. It is shown that a proposed polaron model is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3076

BNC Annual Research Symposium: Nanoscale Energy Conversion
23 Apr 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
This presentation is part of a collection of presentations describing the projects, people, and capabilities enhanced by research performed in the Birck Center, and a look at plans for the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2636

Highly Efficient Thermal Transport: The Application of Carbon Nanotube Array Interfaces
01 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Baratunde A. Cola
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have received much attention in recent years for their extraordinary properties that through careful engineering may be leverage for the development of numerous...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2317

McCoy Lecture: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This is a video taped live lecture covering roughly the same material as lecture 1 of "Concepts of Quantum Transport". Video only.
http://nanohub.org/resources/1831

CQT Lecture 4: Coulomb blockade and Fock space
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective:
To illustrate the limitations of the model
described in Lectures 2, 3 and introduce a completely different approach based on
the concept of Fock space.
I believe this will be a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2044

CQT Lecture 3: Probabilities, Wavefunctions and Green Functions
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lecture 2
into the fullblown model combines the NEGF (NonEquilibrium
Green Function) method with the Landauer approach.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2043

CQT Lecture 2: Electrical Resistance  A Simple Model
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective:
To introduce a simple quantitative
model for describing current flow in nanoscalestructures and relate it to
wellknown large scale properties like Ohm’s Law.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2042

CQT Lecture 1: Nanodevices and Maxwell's Demon
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To illustrate the subtle interplay of
dynamics and thermodynamicsthat distinguishes transport physics.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2041

CQT Introduction
08 Dec 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
A short overview of this series of four lectures is given.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2040

Understanding Phonon Dynamics via 1D Atomic Chains
28 Aug 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Timothy S Fisher
Phonons are the principal carriers of thermal energy in semiconductors and insulators, and they serve a vital role in dissipating heat produced by scattered electrons in semiconductor devices....
http://nanohub.org/resources/1186

Exploring Electron Transfer with Density Functional Theory
03 Jul 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Troy Van Voorhis
This talk will highlight several illustrative applications of constrained density functional
theory (DFT) to electron transfer dynamics in electronic materials. The kinetics of these
reactions...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1566

NanoMOS 3.0: FirstTime User Guide
06 Jun 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Kurtis Cantley, Mark Lundstrom
This tutorial is an introduction to the nanoMOS simulation tool for new users. Descriptions of input and output parameters are included, along with new features associated with the Rappture...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1533

Logic Devices and Circuits on Carbon Nanotubes
23 May 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller
Over the last years carbon nanotubes (CNs) have attracted an increasing interest as building blocks for nanoelectronics applications. Due to their unique properties enabling e.g. ballistic...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1487

Nanoscale Transistors: Advanced VLSI Devices (Introductory Lecture)
20 Apr 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Welcome to the ECE 612 Introductory/Overview lecture. This course examines the device physics of advanced transistors and the process, device, circuit, and systems considerations that enter into...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1236

Molecular Transport Structures: Elastic Scattering, Vibronic Effects and Beyond
13 Feb 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark A. Ratner, Abraham Nitzan, Misha Galperin
Current experimental efforts are clarifying quite beautifully the nature of charge transport in socalled molecular junctions, in which a single molecule provides the channel for current flow...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1018

A TopDown Introduction to the NEGF Approach
11 Jan 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
A TopDown Introduction to the NEGF Approach
http://nanohub.org/resources/934

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

Simple Theory of the Ballistic MOSFET
19 Oct 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Silicon nanoelectronics has become silicon nanoelectronics, but we
still analyze, design, and think about MOSFETs in more or less in the
same way that we did 30 years ago. In this talk, I...
http://nanohub.org/resources/491

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

Review of Several Quantum Solvers and Applications
29 Aug 2005  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Umberto Ravaioli
Review of Several Quantum Solvers and Applications
http://nanohub.org/resources/413