
Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 32: Strain Layer Design through Quantum Dot TCAD
04 Aug 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Muhammad Usman
This presentation demonstrates the utilization of NEMO3D to understand complex experimental data of embedded InAs quantum dots that are selectively overgrown with a strain reducing InGaAs layer....
http://nanohub.org/resources/9272

Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 31a: LongRange Strain in InGaAs Quantum Dots
04 Aug 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation demonstrates the importance of longrange strain in quantum dots
Numerical analysis of the importance of the buffer around the central quantum dot  local band edges –...
http://nanohub.org/resources/9270

Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 29: Introduction to the NEMO3D Tool
04 Aug 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation provides a very high level software overview of NEMO3D. The items discussed are:
Modeling Agenda and Motivation
TightBinding Motivation and basic formula...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8599

Nanoelectronic Modeling Lecture 28: Introduction to Quantum Dots and Modeling Needs/Requirements
20 Jul 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation provides a very high level software overview of NEMO1D.
Learning Objectives:
This lecture provides a very high level overview of quantum dots. The main issues and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8598

Nanotechnology Animation Gallery
22 Apr 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck
Animations and visualization are generated with various nanoHUB.org tools to enable insight into nanotechnology and nanoscience. Click on image for detailed description and larger image download....
http://nanohub.org/resources/8882

3D wavefunctions
12 Apr 2010  Animations  Contributor(s): Saumitra Raj Mehrotra, Gerhard Klimeck
In quantum mechanics the timeindependent Schrodinger's equation can be solved for eigenfunctions (also called eigenstates or wavefunctions) and corresponding eigenenergies (or energy levels) for...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8805

Illinois ABE 446 Lecture 3: Quantum Dots and Polymers
11 Feb 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Kaustubh Bhalerao
NCN@illinois
http://nanohub.org/resources/8422

Nanoelectronic Modeling: Exercises 13  Barrier Structures, RTDs, and Quantum Dots
27 Jan 2010  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Exercises:
Barrier Structures
Uses: PieceWise Constant Potential Barrier Tool
Resonant Tunneling Diodes
Uses: Resonant Tunneling Diode Simulation with NEGF
• Hartree calculation
•...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8259

Nanoelectronic Modeling: From Quantum Mechanics and Atoms to Realistic Devices
25 Jan 2010  Courses  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
The goal of this series of lectures is to explain the critical concepts in the understanding of the stateoftheart modeling of nanoelectronic devices such as resonant tunneling diodes, quantum...
http://nanohub.org/resources/8086

Quantum Dot Lab Demonstration: Pyramidal Qdots
11 Jun 2009  Animations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Benjamin P Haley
This video shows the simulation and analysis of a pyramidshaped quantum dot using Quantum Dot Lab. Several powerful analytic features of this tool are demonstrated.
http://nanohub.org/resources/6845

Thermoelectric Power Factor Calculator for Nanocrystalline Composites
18 Oct 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Terence Musho, Greg Walker
Quantum Simulation of the Seebeck Coefficient and Electrical Conductivity in a 2D Nanocrystalline Composite Structure using NonEquilibrium Green's Functions
http://nanohub.org/resources/nccpf

Nanobiotechnology – a different perspective
22 Jul 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Murali Sastry
The study of the synthesis, exotic properties, assembly/packaging and potential commercial application of nanomaterials is an extremely important topic of research that is expected to have...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4807

Nano Carbon: From ballistic transistors to atomic drumheads
14 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Paul L. McEuen
Carbon takes many forms, from precious diamonds to lowly graphite. Surprisingly, it is the latter that is the most prized by nano physicists. Graphene, a single layer of graphite, can serve as an...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4398

Bionanotechnology: a different perspective
30 Apr 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Murali Sastry
The study of the synthesis, exotic properties, assembly/packaging and potential commercial application of nanomaterials is an extremely important topic of research that is expected to have...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4402

Introduction to Coulomb Blockade Lab
31 Mar 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Bhaskaran Muralidharan, Xufeng Wang, Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial is based on the Coulomb Blockade Lab available online at Coulomb Blockade Lab. Students are introduced to the concepts of level broadening and charging energies in artificial atoms...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4231

Coulomb Blockade Simulation
05 Jul 2006  Tools  Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Bhaskaran Muralidharan, Gerhard Klimeck
Simulate Coulomb Blockade through ManyBody Calculations in a single and double quantum dot system
http://nanohub.org/resources/coulombsim

Introduction to Quantum Dot Lab
31 Mar 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Sunhee Lee, Hoon Ryu, Gerhard Klimeck
The nanoHUB tool "Quantum Dot Lab" allows users to compute the quantum mechanical "particle in a box" problem for a variety of different
confinement shapes, such as boxes, ellipsoids, disks, and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4194

Quantum Dot Spectra, Absorption, and State Symmetry: an Exercise
30 Mar 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
The tutorial questions based on the Quantum Dot Lab v1.0 available online at Quantum Dot Lab. Students are asked to explore the various different quantum dot shapes, optimize the intraband...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4203

Nanoelectronic Modeling: Multimillion Atom Simulations, Transport, and HPC Scaling to 23,000 Processors
07 Mar 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Future field effect transistors will be on the same length scales as “esoteric” devices such as quantum dots,
nanowires, ultrascaled quantum wells, and resonant tunneling diodes. In those...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3988

MCW07 Physics of Contact Induced Current Asymmetry in Transport Through Molecules
25 Feb 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Bhaskaran Muralidharan, Owen D. Miller, Neeti Kapur, Avik Ghosh, Supriyo Datta
We first outline the qualitatively different physics involved in the charginginduced current asymmetries in molecular conductors operating in the strongly coupled (weakly interacting)...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3073