
Quantum Mechanics: Tunneling
09 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
In quantum mechanics, quantum tunnelling is a micro nanoscopic phenomenon in which a particle violates the principles of classical mechanics by penetrating a potential barrier or impedance higher...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4945

Quantum Mechanics: Time Independent Schrodinger Wave Equation
09 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
In physics, especially quantum mechanics, the Schrödinger equation is an equation that describes how the quantum state of a physical system changes in time. It is as central to quantum mechanics...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4937

Quantum Mechanics: Introductory Concepts
08 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck, David K. Ferry
In this section of the Quantum Mechanics class we discuss the particlewave duality and the need for the quantization of energy to explain the blackbody radiation and the photoelectric effect. We...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4910

Reading Material for Introductory Concepts in Quantum Mechanics
08 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
http://nanohub.org/resources/4911

ParticleWave Duality: an Animation
08 Jul 2008  Animations
This animation is publicly available at YouTube under http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DfPeprQ7oGc
http://nanohub.org/resources/4916

Reading Material: Postulates of Quantum Mechanics
08 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
www.eas.asu.edu
http://nanohub.org/resources/4924

Homework Assignment: Wavepackets
08 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
www.eas.asu.edu/~vasileskNSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/4930

Quantum Mechanics: Wavepackets
08 Jul 2008  Series  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
In physics, a wave packet is an envelope or packet containing an arbitrary number of wave forms. In quantum mechanics the wave packet is ascribed a special significance: it is interpreted to be a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4932

Reading Material: What is Quantum Mechanics?
08 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
NSF
http://nanohub.org/resources/4938

Theoretical Electron Density Visualizer
07 Jul 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina
TEDVis calculates and displays 3D maps of molecular ED and its derivatives from the wave function.
http://nanohub.org/resources/tedvis

QuantumMechanical Reflections in Nanodevices: an Exercise
02 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
This exercise points out to the fact that quantummechanical reflections are going to be significant in nanoscale devices and proper modeling of these device structures must take into...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4849

QuantumMechanical Reflections: an Exercise
01 Jul 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
http://nanohub.org/resources/4831

Dynamics of Quantum Fluids: Path integral and Semiclassical Methods
22 May 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Nancy Makri
The interplay of manybody nonlinear interactions and quantum mechanical effects such as zeropoint motion or identical particle exchange symmetries lead to intriguing phenomena in lowtemperature...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4584

Computational Nanoscience, Lecture 20: Quantum Monte Carlo, part I
20 May 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Elif Ertekin, Jeffrey C Grossman
This lecture provides and introduction to Quantum Monte Carlo methods. We review the concept of electron correlation and introduce Variational Monte Carlo methods as an approach to going beyond...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4564

Computational Nanoscience, Lecture 21: Quantum Monte Carlo, part II
20 May 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin
This is our second lecture in a series on Quantum Monte Carlo methods. We describe the Diffusion Monte Carlo approach here, in which the approximation to the solution is not restricted by choice...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4566

Computational Nanoscience, Lecture 13: Introduction to Computational Quantum Mechanics
05 May 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin
In this lecture we introduce the basic concepts that will be needed as we explore simulation approaches that describe the electronic structure of a system.
http://nanohub.org/resources/4491

UV/Vis Spectra simulator
15 Apr 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Baudilio Tejerina
This tool computes molecular electronic spectra.
http://nanohub.org/resources/uvspec

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

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