
Quantum and Thermal Effects in Nanoscale Devices
18 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Dragica Vasileska
To investigate lattice heating within a Monte Carlo device simulation framework, we simultaneously solve the Boltzmann transport equation for the electrons, the 2D Poisson equation to get the...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5448

ECE 495N Lecture 7: Quantum Capacitance/Shrödinger's Equation
17 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
http://nanohub.org/resources/5423

Lecture 6: Quantum Transport in Nanoscale FETs
12 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom
The previous lessons developed an analytical (or almost analytical) theory of the nanoscale FET, but to properly treat all the details, rigorous computer simulations are necessary. This lecture...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5313

Nanoelectronics and the meaning of resistance: Course Handout and Exercises
02 Sep 2008  Teaching Materials  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Handout with reference list, MATLAB scripts and exercise problems.
http://nanohub.org/resources/5358

Lecture 4A: Energy Exchange and Maxwell's Demon
02 Sep 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To incorporate distributed energy exchange processes into the previous models from lectures 1 through 3 which are based on a "Landauerlike picture" where the Joule heating associated...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5271

ECE 495N: Fundamentals of Nanoelectronics
28 Aug 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Fall 2008
This is a newly produced version of the course that was
formerly available.
We would greatly appreciate your feedback regarding the new format and contents.
Objective:
To...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5346

Introduction: Nanoelectronics and the meaning of resistance
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
This lecture provides a brief overview of the fiveday short course whose purpose is to introduce a unified viewpoint for a wide variety of nanoscale electronic devices of great interest for all...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5210

Lecture 1A: What and where is the resistance?
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5211

Lecture 1B: What and where is the resistance?
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To introduce a simple quantitative model that highlights the essential parameters that determine electrical conduction: the density of states in the channel, D and the rates at...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5248

Lecture 2A: Quantum Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lectures 1 into the fullfledged Nonequilibrium Green’s Function (NEGF) – Landauer model by introducing a spatial grid of N points and turning...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5263

Lecture 2B: Quantum Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the simple model from Lectures 1 into the fullfledged Nonequilibrium Green’s Function (NEGF) – Landauer model by introducing a spatial grid of N points and turning...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5268

Lecture 3A: Spin Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the model from Lectures 1 and 2 to include electron spin. Every electron is an elementary “magnet” with two states having opposite magnetic moments. Usually this has no...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5269

Lecture 3B: Spin Transport
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To extend the model from Lectures 1 and 2 to include electron spin. Every electron is an elementary “magnet” with two states having opposite magnetic moments. Usually this has no...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5270

Lecture 4B: Energy Exchange and Maxwell’s Demon
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To incorporate distributed energy exchange processes into the previous models from lectures 1 through 3 which are based on a “Landauerlike picture” where the Joule heating...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5272

Lecture 5A: Correlations and Entanglement
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To relate the oneelectron picture used throughout these lectures to the more general but less tractable manyparticle picture that underlies it. We introduce this new viewpoint using...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5273

Lecture 5B: Correlations and Entanglement
20 Aug 2008  Online Presentations  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
Objective: To relate the oneelectron picture used throughout these lectures to the more general but less tractable manyparticle picture that underlies it. We introduce this new viewpoint using...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5274

Nanoelectronics and the Meaning of Resistance
20 Aug 2008  Courses  Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta
The purpose of this series of lectures is to introduce the "bottomup" approach to nanoelectronics using concrete examples. No prior knowledge of quantum mechanics or statistical mechanics is...
http://nanohub.org/resources/5279

ABACUS  Assembly of Basic Applications for Coordinated Understanding of Semiconductors
16 Jul 2008  Tools  Contributor(s): Xufeng Wang, Dragica Vasileska, Gerhard Klimeck
Onestopshop for teaching semiconductor device education
http://nanohub.org/resources/abacus

PieceWise Constant Potential Barriers Tool
30 Jun 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

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