
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

CQT: Concepts of Quantum Transport
08 Dec 2006  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Note: For an expanded version of these lectures see Datta's 2008 NCN@Purdue Summer School presentations on
Nanoelectronics and the Meaning of Resistance.
How does the resistance of a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2039

MOSCNT: code for carbon nanotube transistor simulation
15 Nov 2006  Downloads  Contributor(s): Siyu Koswatta, Jing Guo, Dmitri Nikonov
Ballistic transport in carbon nanotube metaloxidesemiconductor fieldeffect transistors (CNTMOSFETs) is simulated using the Nonequilibrium Green’s function formalism. A cylindrical transistor...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1989

recursive algorithm for NEGF in Matlab
13 Nov 2006  Downloads  Contributor(s): Dmitri Nikonov, Siyu Koswatta
This ziparchive contains two Matlab functions for the recursive solution of the partial matrix inversion and partial 3matrix multiplication used in the nonequilibrium Green’s function (NEGF)...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1983

Multidimensional nanoscale device modeling: the finite element method applied to the nonequilibrium Green's function formalism
31 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Eric Polizzi, Supriyo Datta
This work deals with the modeling and the numerical simulation of quantum transport in multidimensional open nanoscale devices. The electron transport in the device is described using the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1935

Non Equilibrium Green's Functions for Dummies: Introduction to the One Particle NEGF equations
30 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Magnus Paulsson
Non equilibrium Green's function methods are regularly used to calculate current and charge densities in nanoscale (both molecular and semiconductor) conductors under bias. This method is mainly...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1932

Modeling Quantum Transport in Nanoscale Transistors
30 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Ramesh Venugopal
As critical transistor dimensions scale below the 100 nm (nanoscale) regime, quan
tum mechanical effects begin to manifest themselves and affect important device
performance metrics....
http://nanohub.org/resources/1930

Carbon Nanotube Electronics: Modeling, Physics, and Applications
30 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Jing Guo
In recent years, significant progress in understanding the physics of carbon nanotube
electronic devices and in identifying potential applications has occurred. In a nanotube,
low bias...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1928

A ThreeDimensional Quantum Simulation of Silicon Nanowire Transistors with the EffectiveMass Approximation
30 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Jing Wang, Eric Polizzi, Mark Lundstrom
The silicon nanowire transistor (SNWT) is a promising device structure for future
integrated circuits, and simulations will be important for understanding its device physics and
assessing its...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1926

Electrical Resistance: an Atomistic View
26 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This tutorial article presents a “bottomup” view of electrical resistance starting
from something really small, like a molecule, and then discussing the issues that
arise as we move to bigger...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1919

Nanoscale MOSFETs: Physics, Simulation and Design
26 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Zhibin Ren
This thesis discusses device physics, modeling and design issues of nanoscale
transistors at the quantum level. The principle topics addressed in this report are 1) an
implementation of...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1917

Modeling of Nanoscale Devices
19 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): M. P. Anantram, Mark Lundstrom, Dmitri Nikonov
We aim to provide engineers with an introduction
to the nonequilibriumGreen’s function (NEGF) approach, which is a powerful conceptual tool and a practical analysismethod to treat nanoscale...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1902

A Quantum Mechanical Analysis of Channel Access Geometry and Series Resistance in Nanoscale Transistors
19 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): Ramesh Venugopal, Sebastien Goasguen, Supriyo Datta, Mark Lundstrom
In this paper, we apply a twodimensional quantum mechanical simulation scheme to study
the effect of channel access geometries on device performance. This simulation scheme solves the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1900

Introduction to the Keldysh Nonequilibrium Green Function Technique
06 Oct 2006  Papers  Contributor(s): A. P. Jauho
Keldysh nonequilibrium Green function technique is used very widely to describe transport phenomena in mesoscopic systems.
The technique is somewhat subtle, and a rigorous treatment would require...
http://nanohub.org/resources/1877