
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

Path Integral Monte Carlo
15 Jan 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): John Shumway, Matthew Gilbert
Tool Description
http://nanohub.org/resources/pimc

Development of a Nanoelectronic 3D (NEMO 3D ) Simulator for Multimillion Atom Simulations and Its Application to Alloyed Quantum Dots
14 Jan 2008  Papers  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Timothy Boykin
Material layers with a thickness of a few nanometers are commonplace in today’s semiconductor
devices. Before long, device fabrication methods will reach a point at which the other two...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3819

Finite Size Scaling and Quantum Criticality
02 Jan 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Sabre Kais
In statistical mechanics, the finite size scaling method provides a systematic way to extrapolate information about criticality obtained from a finite system to the thermodynamic limit. For...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3526

NanoElectronic MOdeling: NEMO
20 Dec 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This presentation was one of 13 presentations in the oneday forum, "Excellence in Computer Simulation," which brought together a broad set of experts to reflect on the future of computational...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3707

Engineering Nanomedical Systems
16 Nov 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): James Leary
This tutorial will cover general problems and approaches to the design of engineered nanomedical systems. An example to be covered is the engineering design of programmable multilayered...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3539

Engineering at the nanometer scale: Is it a new material or a new device?
06 Nov 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
This seminar will overview NEMO 3D simulation capabilities and its deployment on the nanoHUB as well as an overview of the nanoHUB impact on the community.
http://nanohub.org/resources/3504

KIST/PU MultiComponent, MultiFunctional Nanomedical Systems for Drug/Gene Delivery
23 Oct 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): James Leary
In this brief paper we describe some of our recent efforts to construct multicomponent, multifunctional nanomedical systems for delivery of therapeutic genes. We first describe the general...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3380

MCW07 Simple Models for Molecular Transport Junctions
13 Sep 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Misha Galperin, Abraham Nitzan, Mark A. Ratner
We review our recent research on role of interactions in molecular transport junctions. We consider simple models within nonequilibrium Green function approach (NEGF) in steadystate regime.
http://nanohub.org/resources/3072

Microscaled Biochips with Optically Active Surfaces for Near and Farfield Analysis of Cellular Fluorescence
31 Aug 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Huw Summers
The integration of thin (< 100 nm) metal films with microscale
optical waveguides provides a route to controlled spatial
excitation of cellular fluorescence within a biochip...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3121

Quantum Dot Lab Learning Module: An Introduction
02 Jul 2007  Series  Contributor(s): James K Fodor, Jing Guo
THIS MATERIAL CORRESPONDS TO AN OLDER VERSION OF QUANTUM DOT LAB THAN CURRENTLY AVAILABLE ON nanoHUB.org.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2846

Quantum Dot  synthesis routes
03 Apr 2007  Downloads  Contributor(s): Saurabh Madaan
A brief survey of synthesis routes of quantum dots, with more emphasis on epitaxial and colloidal approaches.
http://nanohub.org/resources/2520

What Can the TEM Tell You About Your Nanomaterial?
26 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Eric Stach
In this tutorial, I will present a brief overview of the ways that transmission electron microscopy can be used to characterize nanoscale materials. This tutorial will emphasize what TEM does...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2359

Atomistic Alloy Disorder in Nanostructures
26 Feb 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck
Electronic structure and quantum transport simulations are typically performed in perfectly ordered semiconductor structures. Bands and modes are defined resulting in quantized conduction and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2350

Surprises on the nanoscale: Plasmonic waves that travel backward and spin birefringence without magnetic fields
29 Jan 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Daniel Neuhauser
As nanonphotonics and nanoelectronics are pushed down towards the
molecular scale, interesting effects emerge. We discuss how
birefringence (different propagation of two polarizations) is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2256

Nanoparticles in Biology and Materials: Engineering the Interface through Synthesis
29 Jan 2007  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vincent Rotello
Monolayerprotected nanoparticles provide versatile tools for
nanotechnology. In our research, we use these nanoparticles as
building blocks for the creation of functional magnetic and...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2312

Nanotechnology and Occupational Safety and Health: What are the Issues, What do we know, and What is NIOSH Doing
21 Nov 2006  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Chuck L Geraci
Nanotechnology and Occupational Safety and Health: What are the Issues, What do we know, and What is NIOSH Doing
http://nanohub.org/resources/2008