
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

Basics of Quantum Mechanics
01 Jun 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
Classical vs. Quantum physics, particlewave duality, postulates of quantum mechanics
http://nanohub.org/resources/9101

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

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 4: Geometry Optimization and Seeing What You're Doing
13 Feb 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Jeffrey C Grossman, Elif Ertekin
In this lecture, we discuss various methods for finding the ground state structure of a given system by minimizing its energy. Derivative and nonderivative methods are discussed, as well as the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/4035

Finite Height Quantum Well: an Exercise for Band Structure
31 Jan 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): David K. Ferry
Use the Resonant Tunneling Diodes simulation tool on nanoHUB to explore the effects of finite height quantum wells.
Looking at a 2 barrier device, 300 K, no bias, other standard variables, and 3...
http://nanohub.org/resources/3949

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

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

ME 597 Homework 1: Quantum Transmission
18 Oct 2010  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Ron Reifenberger
Problems:
Transmission through a Square Barrier
Transmission resonances for an array of square barriers
A simple model for the vdW interaction
http://nanohub.org/resources/9885

Molecular Orbital Theory
18 Dec 2006  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Luis Emmanuel Bonilla
This is the seventh contribution from the students in the University of Texas at El Paso Molecular Electronics course given in the fall of 2006.
Luis Bonilla and Abel Perez have designed a...
http://nanohub.org/resources/2116

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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