
ME 597 Lecture 1: Introduction to Basic Quantum Mechanics
01 Sep 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger
Note: This lecture has been revised since its original presentation.
Topics:
Introduction to Basic Quantum Mechanics
Energy States in Periodic Crystals
Course is dual listed as...
http://nanohub.org/resources/7321

PieceWise Constant Potential Barriers Tool Demonstration: Bandstructure Formation with Finite Superlattices
11 Jun 2009  Animations  Contributor(s): Gerhard Klimeck, Benjamin P Haley
This video shows the simulation and analysis of a systems with a series of potential barriers. Several powerful analytic features of Piecewise Constant Potential Barrier Tool (PCPBT) are...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6836

ABINIT: FirstTime User Guide
09 Jun 2009  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Benjamin P Haley
This firsttime user guide provides an introduction to using ABINIT on nanoHUB. We include a very brief summary of Density Functional Theory along with a tour of the Rappture interface. We...
http://nanohub.org/resources/6874

The Diatomic Molecule
31 Mar 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Vladimir I. Gavrilenko
http://nanohub.org/resources/6586

ECE 606 Lecture 4: Solution of Schrodinger Equation
04 Feb 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Timeindependent Schrodinger Equation
Analytical solution of toy problems
Bound vs. tunneling states
Conclusions
Additional Notes: Numerical solution of Schrodinger Equation
R....
http://nanohub.org/resources/5756

ECE 606 Lecture 3: Elements of Quantum Mechanics
28 Jan 2009  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Muhammad A. Alam
Outline:
Why do we need quantum physics
Quantum concepts
Formulation of quantum mechanics
Conclusions
R. F. Pierret, "Advanced Semiconductor Fundamentals", Modular Series on Solid State...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5754

Thermoelectric Power Factor Calculator for Superlattices
08 Jan 2009  Tools  Contributor(s): Terence Musho, Greg Walker
Quantum Simulation of the Seebeck Coefficient and Electrical Conductivity in 1D Superlattice Structures using NonEquilibrium Green's Functions
http://nanohub.org/resources/slpf

Thermoelectric Power Factor Calculator for Nanocrystalline Composites
21 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

ECE 612 Lecture 4: Polysilicon Gates/QM Effects
12 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
Outline: 1) Review, 2) Workfunctionof poly gates,
3) CV with poly depletion,
4) Quantum mechanics and VT,
5) Quantum mechanics and C,
6) Summary.
http://nanohub.org/resources/5364

Northwestern University Initiative for Teaching Nanoscience
20 Aug 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina
This package allows users to study and analyze of molecular properties using various electronic structure methods.
http://nanohub.org/resources/nuitns

PieceWise Constant Potential Barriers Tool
08 Aug 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Samarth Agarwal, Gerhard Klimeck, Dragica Vasileska, Mathieu Luisier, Jean Michel D Sellier
Transmission and the reflection coefficient of a five, seven, nine, eleven and 2nsegment piecewise constant potential energy profile
http://nanohub.org/resources/pcpbt

Quantum Mechanics for Engineers: Course Assignments
31 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This set of exercises should help the students better understand the basic principles of quantum mechanics as applied to engineering problems.
Introductory concepts in Quantum Mechanics
...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5164

Quantum Mechanics for Engineers: Podcasts
14 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck, David K. Ferry
This course will introduce the students to the basic concepts and postulates of quantum mechanics. Examples will include simple systems such as particle in an infinite and finite well, 1D and 2D...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4920

Reading Material: Examples and Stark Effect
11 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/5002

Quantum Mechanics: Stationary Perturbation Theory
11 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Stationary perturbation theory is concerned with finding the changes in the discrete energy levels and the changes in the corresponding energy eigenfunctions of a system, when the Hamiltonian of a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5014

Quantum Mechanics: TimeDependent Perturbation Theory
11 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Timedependent perturbation theory, developed by Paul Dirac, studies the effect of a timedependent perturbation V(t) applied to a timeindependent Hamiltonian H0. Since the perturbed Hamiltonian...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5021

Reading Material: Harmonic Oscillator
10 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/4964

Slides: Harmonic Oscillator  Classical vs. Quantum
10 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/4966

Quantum Mechanics: WKB Approximation
10 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
In physics, the WKB (Wentzel–Kramers–Brillouin) approximation, also known as WKBJ (Wentzel–Kramers–Brillouin–Jeffreys) approximation, is the most familiar example of a semiclassical calculation in...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4992

Slides on Introductory Concepts in Quantum Mechanics
09 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, David K. Ferry, Gerhard Klimeck
particle wave duality, quantization of energy
http://nanohub.org/resources/4913